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Sailors raise the national ensign.

VALPARAISO, Chile (Oct. 22, 2015) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) Airman Hannah Werner and Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) Airman Thomas Sallas raise the national ensign on the flight deck of aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) as the ship arrives in Valparaiso, Chile for a scheduled port visit. UNITAS 2015, the U.S. Navy's longest running annual multinational maritime exercise, is part of the Southern Seas deployment planned by U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet. This 56th iteration of UNITAS is conducted in two phases: UNITAS PACIFIC, hosted by Chile, October 13-24, 2015 and UNITAS Atlantic, hosted by Brazil scheduled for November. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Bryan Mai/Released) 151022-N-EH855-061

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Taken on October 22, 2015