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Package of Marines at Camp Lemonier, Djibouti using Landing Craft Air-Cushioned (LCAC) hovercrafts to practice their amphibious assault landings in preparation for combat. Produced by Senior Airman Daniel McKittrick.

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This work, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit LCAC Offload, by Daniel McKittrick, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.2.2009

Date Posted:04.2.2009 7:08AM


Video ID:57514




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