U.S. Marines and sailors with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) conduct flight deck operations at sea, Sept. 30, 2013. The 26th MEU is a Marine Air-Ground Task Force forward-deployed to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility aboard the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group serving as a sea-based, expeditionary crisis response force capable of conducting amphibious operations across the full range of military operations.(U.S. Marine Corps motion media by Gunnery Sgt. Michael Kropiewnicki/26th MEU Combat Camera/Released). Also available in High Definition.