Pic of the Day – Airborne Shot Line

PACIFIC OCEAN (June 23, 2010) Chief Fire Controlman Michelle Fox, assigned to the littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1), fires a shot line to the military sealift command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Guadalupe (T-AO 200) during a refueling at sea. Freedom is scheduled to participate in Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2010, the world’s largest international maritime exercise. (US Navy photo by Lt. Ed Early/Released)

[Image courtesy of the US Navy Website.]

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Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website: http://charlesmccain.com/

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