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Army UH-60 makes historic landing

A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter assigned to the U.S. Army Aviation Battalion Japan, sits aboard the fantail of the Japanese Navy destroyer JDS Murasame (DD 101) at sea in the Pacific Ocean Sept. 1, 2013. This historic landing marked the first time a U.S. Army helicopter landed aboard a Japanese ship. (U.S. Army courtesy photo/Released)

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Date Taken:09.01.2013

Date Posted:09.04.2013 21:26

Photo ID:1010005



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