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VMM-166 launches for Iron Fist 2013

A CH-53E Sea Stallion, a Marine Medium Tilt-Rotar Squadron 166 (Reinforced) helicopter, stands ready to launch aboard the USS Boxer (LHD-4) to transport Marines to San Clemente Island in support of Exercise Iron Fist 2013, Feb 8. During Exercise Iron Fist 2013, the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force will spend three weeks participating in bilateral training which improved their interoperability, enhance military-to-military relations, and sharpened skills essential to crisis response. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Jennifer Pirante/ Released)



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This work, VMM-166 launches for Iron Fist 2013 [Image 5 of 5], by Sgt Jennifer Pirante, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.08.2013

Date Posted:02.14.2013 17:12

Photo ID:866697

VIRIN:130208-M-KW153-0048

Resolution:2000x1333

Size:1.58 MB

Location:CAMP PENDLETON, CA, USGlobe

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