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Soliders assigned to the 'Golden Eagles' of Patrol Squadron (VP) 9, prepare to launch a P-3C Orion maritime patrol aircraft at Naval Air Station Sigonella.
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SIGONELLA, Sicily (April 14, 2014) Aviation Machinist's Mate 3rd Class Lajacia Crawford, left, and Aviation Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Morgan Williams, both assigned to the 'Golden Eagles' of Patrol Squadron (VP) 9, prepare to launch a P-3C Orion maritime patrol aircraft at Naval Air Station Sigonella. VP-9 is forward deployed to the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility and is assigned to CTF 67, responsible for tactical control of deployed maritime patrol and reconnaissance squadrons throughout the European and African areas of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Amber Porter/Released)

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