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Operations Department

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The Operations Department is responsible for the safe navigation and operation of the ship in the execution of a variety of missions assigned including homeland security, national defense, enforcement of laws and treaties and search and rescue. The Operations Department uses a wide variety of sensors and communications equipment to accomplish those missions including the ship's navigation radars, navigation positioning systems, air search radars, satellite communications radios and computer systems. Rated personnel in the Operations Department include Operations Specialists and Boatswains Mates. The Operations Department is led by the Operations Officer.

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