Beta Pod deployed
Strikepod Beta, a four vehicle pod comprised of two Rogues (designated 1 and 2) and two relays, was deployed this evening at approximately 1730 hours EDT on a heading of 050.
Beta is scheduled to rendezvous with Alpha Pod at 2100 hours, at which time Alpha Rogue, which is experiencing propulsion problems, will be relieved by Rogue-1, and return to base. Rogue-2 and Beta Relays will then turn north to take up station near the mouth of the Patapsco River. Alpha will continue to patrol a four square mile grid south of the Bay Bridge.
No additional contacts with CLASSIC-1 Istina-class reported at this time.
Operation designated ROBUST PROBE.