Pic of the Day – Helicopter Delivery

PHILIPPINE SEA (Dec. 10, 2011) A helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Alan Shepard (T-AKE 3) delivers supplies to the amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) during a vertical replenishment. New Orleans and embarked Marines assigned to the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (11th MEU) are operating in the US 7th Fleet area of responsibility as part of the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Dominique Pineiro/Released)

[Image courtesy of the Commander, US Navy 7th Fleet Flickr Stream.]

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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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