Marines from Tactical Recovery of Aircraft and Personnel team, Battalion Landing Team, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, debark an MV-22B Osprey from Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 263 (Reinforced), 22nd MEU, on the flight deck of multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan during an embassy reinforcement training exercise July 14. Bataan is serving as the flagship of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group, supporting Maritime Security Operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations. The 22nd MEU, embarked aboard the ships of the Bataan ARG, is serving as the theater reserve force for U.S. Central Command.
|Date Posted:||07.20.2009 15:28|
|Location:||USS BATAAN, AT SEA|
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