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USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) passes the “Rock” of Gibraltar Feb. 23, 2002

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By U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate 1st Class Jim Hampshire [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

 

This file is a work of a sailor or employee of the U.S. Navy, taken or made during the course of the person's official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image is in the public domain. commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:US_Navy_020223-N-6492H-50...

 

At sea with USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) Feb. 23, 2002 -- The U.S. Navy aircraft carrier passes the “Rock” of Gibraltar, a British owned territory at the extreme southern end of Spain. Escorted by HH-60H “Seahawk” helicopters assigned to the “Nightdippers” of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Five (HS-5), Kennedy and its embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) transited the Atlantic Ocean marking the start of a scheduled deployment, and is expected to relieve USS Theodore Roosevelt (CN 71), to conduct missions in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate 1st Class Jim Hampshire

 

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Taken on February 23, 2002