Images: "Strong Hand, Weak Hand, Hook the Foot, Turn and Go" [Image 2 of 9]
Photo by Cpl. Megan Sindelar
Marines and Sailors with 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit slide down a rope hanging from a CH-46E helicopter staged at the edge of the flight deck to the lowered elevator in the hangar bay of USS Boxer while receiving coaching from a helicopter rope suspension technique master in the helicopter. Trained Marines watch nearby as new fast-ropers descend during qualifications, May 9. The 13th MEU and Boxer Amphibious Ready Group are currently on a deployment in support of regional and Maritime Security Operations.
Date Posted:05.10.2009 17:59
Location:INDIAN OCEAN, USPACOM, AT SEA