Pic of the Day – Jump Qualification Process

ANACORTES, WA (Jan. 13, 2009) Search and rescue air crewmen assigned to Naval Air Station Whidbey Island are hoisted into an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter as part of their jump qualification process at Campbell Lake. Seven crewmen earned their annual qualifications in jump status and direct deployment, as well as one becoming qualified in rescue basket operation. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tucker M. Yates/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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