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    HSM-79 Helicopter Crash Exercise [Image 6 of 7]

    HSM-79 Helicopter Crash Exercise

    NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain (February 28, 2023) Lieutenant Jack Raccato, a helicopter pilot assigned to Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 79, is treated by a firefighter during a helicopter crash training exercise on the flight line onboard NAVSTA Rota, February 28, 2023. As the "Gateway to the Mediterranean,” NAVSTA Rota provides U.S, NATO and allied forces a strategic hub for operations in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. NAVSTA Rota is a force multiplier, capable of promptly deploying and supporting combat-ready forces through land, air and sea, enabling warfighters and their families, sustaining the fleet and fostering the U.S. and Spanish partnership. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Hannah Fry)



    Date Taken: 02.28.2023
    Date Posted: 03.01.2023 08:04
    Photo ID: 7653966
    VIRIN: 230228-N-ZS816-1062
    Resolution: 4770x3180
    Size: 5.57 MB
    Location: US
    Hometown: MOORESTOWN, NJ, US

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