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Sea Stallions' first forward refueling takes fight farther south

The CH-53D, one of the oldest aircraft in the Marine Corps, recently added a new trick to its arsenal in support of operations in Afghanistan, Aug. 17. The aircraft, from Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463, conducted rapid ground refueling of AH-1W Super Cobras, allowing the smaller attack helicopters to allow them to fly farther and longer on combat operations.



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This work, Sea Stallions' first forward refueling takes fight farther south [Image 2 of 2], by LCpl Robert Carrasco, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.17.2011

Date Posted:08.25.2011 09:54

Photo ID:447778

VIRIN:110817-M-CL319-273

Resolution:5616x3744

Size:7.53 MB

Location:CAMP LEATHERNECK, AFGlobe

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Sea Stallions’ first forward refueling takes fight farther south

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