PACIFIC OCEAN (June 17, 2010) The littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) conducts a replenishment at sea with the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). Freedom and Bonhomme Richard are scheduled to participate in RIMPAC 2010, the world’s largest international maritime exercise. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Marcus L. Stanley/Released)

[Image courtesy of the US Navy Website.]