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Red Dragons prepare to say goodbye to Sea Knight

Three CH-46E Sea Knights with Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 268 land during a division confined area landing training flight aboard Fort Hunter Legit, Calif., Sept. 10. This deployment for training is a part of the last Sea Knight training before HMM-268 begins its transition into a Marine medium tiltrotor squadron.



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This work, Red Dragons prepare to say goodbye to Sea Knight [Image 9 of 13], by Cpl Raquel Barraza, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.10.2013

Date Posted:09.26.2013 14:00

Photo ID:1026307

VIRIN:130910-M-RB277-066

Resolution:5760x3840

Size:2.15 MB

Location:FORT HUNTER LIGGETT, CA, USGlobe

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