Images: Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Robert Boon [Image 62 of 307]
Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Robert Boon, a native of Mountain Lake, Minn., performs maintenance on the torpedo weapons system aboard USS Norfolk during their interlude in Manama, Bahrain Jan.16. Norfolk is currently deployed to the 5th fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations (MSO) in the Arabian Gulf. MSO set the conditions for security and stability in the maritime environment as well as complement the counter-terrorism and security efforts of regional nations. MSO deny international terrorists use of the maritime environment as a venue for attack or to transport personnel, weapons, or other material.
Official U.S. Navy Photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd Class (AW/SW) Carolla Bennett.