Pic of the Day – Anti-Submarine Rocket Launch

PACIFIC OCEAN (June 20, 2011) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) fires a vertically launched anti-submarine rocket during a combat systems exercise. Lassen is assigned to Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15 and is forward deployed to Yokosuka, Japan. (US Navy photo by Gas Turbine Systems Technician 3rd Class Charlotte Oliver\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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