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USS Bataan Conducts Flight Operations in Aegean Sea

March 11, 2014 at 10:19 AM UTC

By U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet Public Affairs

AEGEAN SEA - The Bataan Amphibious Readiness Group, on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet, conducted flight operations, March 10.

By U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet Public Affairs

AEGEAN SEA - The Bataan Amphibious Readiness Group, on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet, conducted flight operations, March 10.

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AEGEAN SEA (March 10, 2014) - Sailors direct an MV-22 Osprey onto the flight deck of the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). The Bataan Amphibious Readiness Group is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations, providing crisis response capability and conducting theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mark Hays/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us onFacebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

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AEGEAN SEA (March 10, 2014) - Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Elizabeth Blasco directs a CH-53 Super Stallion onto the flight deck of the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). The Bataan Amphibious Readiness Group is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations, providing crisis response capability and conducting theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mark Hays/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us onFacebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

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AEGEAN SEA (March 10, 2014) - Marines depart a CH-53 Super Stallion on the flight deck aboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). The Bataan Amphibious Readiness Group is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations, providing crisis response capability and conducting theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mark Hays/Released) Join the conversation on Twitterfollow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+ 

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AEGEAN SEA (March 10, 2014) - Marines depart a CH-53 Super Stallion on the flight deck aboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). The Bataan Amphibious Readiness Group is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations, providing crisis response capability and conducting theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mark Hays/Released) Join the conversation on Twitterfollow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

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AEGEAN SEA (March 10, 2014) - Marines depart an MV-22 Osprey on the flight deck aboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). The Bataan Amphibious Readiness Group is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations, providing crisis response capability and conducting theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mark Hays/Released) Join the conversation on Twitterfollow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

U.S. 6th Fleet, headquartered in Naples, Italy, conducts a full range of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation missions in concert with coalition, joint, interagency, and other parties in order to advance security and stability in Europe and Africa.