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RIMPAC 2012

Soldiers from multiple countries (Australia, Canada, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Tonga and United States) get in position on the flight deck to man the rails on amphibious assault ship USS Essex in Honolulu, Hawaii, on July 11 2012. Twenty-two nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in the biennial Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise from June 29 to Aug. 3, in and around the Hawaiian Islands. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sustain the cooperative relationships that are critical to ensuring the safety of sea lanes and security on the world's oceans. RIMPAC 2012 is the 23rd exercise in the series that began in 1971. Canadian Forces photo by : MCpl Marc-Andre Gaudreault, Canadian Forces Combat Camera.



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This work, RIMPAC 2012 [Image 5 of 11], is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:07.11.2012

Date Posted:07.12.2012 17:27

Photo ID:623097

VIRIN:120711-O-ZZ999-002

Resolution:2100x1500

Size:1.63 MB

Location:AT SEA, HI, US

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