View Image

An all-female line-handling team guides the phone and distance line from the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).
100826-N-6003P-046
ARABIAN SEA (Aug. 26, 2010) An all-female line-handling team guides the phone and distance line from the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) to the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Big Horn (T-AO 198) during a replenishment at sea (RAS). Harry S. Truman's deck department used an all-female crew at one of the RAS stations to commemorate Women's Equality Month in the Navy. The Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike group is deployed supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kilho Park)

Download High Resolution

Go Back