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  • Marines assigned to the "Avengers" of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 211 load a guided bomb unit (GBU) 49 onto an F-35B Lightning II on the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group and the Essex Amphibious Ready Group are conducting integrated operations in the Arabian Sea to ensure stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Chandler Harrell (Released)  181212-N-NB142-1231
  • Capt. Eric C. Correll, commander of Task Force 75, receives a tour from Sailors assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 1, Detachment Guam, of the reconstructed emergency roofs on houses affected by Super Typhoon Yutu. Service members from Joint Region Marianas and U.S. Indo-Pacific Command are providing Department of Defense support to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands' civil and local officials as part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency-supported Super Typhoon Yutu recovery efforts.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kelsey J. Hockenberger (Released)  181212-N-VR594-242
  • Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Zachary Yenco cuts an oxygen bottle aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) during a scheduled deployment of the Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU). The Essex ARG/13th MEU is a flexible and persistent Navy-Marine Corps team deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operation in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jacob Owen (Released)  181212-N-RY670-1105
  • Naval Aircrewman (Helicopter) Erick Smith, assigned to the "Blackjacks" of helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 21, rides in an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter while conducting flight operations with the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group and the Essex Amphibious Ready Group are conducting integrated operations in the Arabian Sea to ensure stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Adam Brock (Released)  181212-N-LH273-0011

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