SOUDA BAY, Greece (May 24, 2013) The Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Florida (SSGN 728) departs Souda harbor after a routine port visit. Florida, homeported in Kings Bay, Ga., is deployed conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Peggy Bebb)
The USS Ponce is still in active service despite attempts to shut it down in recent years. After spending much of her career along the East Coast, the ship has also served in Operation Desert Shield and has supported US operations in the 2011 Libyan Civil War.