Images: 824th TC Heavy Boat provides Navy with Vessel of Opportunity [Image 22 of 22]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Rauel Tirado
Spc. Angelica Diaz, a watercraft operator, assigned to the 824th Transportation Company (Heavy Boat), 143rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), on board the U.S. Army Landing Craft Utility-New Orleans, prepares to cast off from Naval Air Station Key West, Feb. 8. The crew of the LCU-New Orleans transported a team of Navy divers from the Underwater Construction Team-1, Naval Expeditionary Combat Command, from Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, Virginia Beach, Va. off the coast of Key West and provided them a platform to conduct annual underwater diver qualification training that is needed to maintain their specialized skills.