MH-53 helicopter approaches USS Tortuga, which is standing by to support relief efforts in Japan following earthquake.

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    POHANG, Republic of Korea (March 12, 2011) Chief Warrant Officer Steve Metham and Senior Chief Damage Controlman David Hernandez observe an MH-53 helicopter approach the amphibious dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46). Tortuga is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility ready to support earthquake and tsunami relief efforts in Japan as directed. (U. S. Navy photo by Lt. K. Madison Carter/Released)

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    1. marvinsmith 50 months ago | reply

      Nice capture! Props to our guys for doing a good job over there, hope everyone stays safe!

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    2. belkin59 50 months ago | reply

      Please add this fantastic shot to:
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      Thank you for sharing your photos!

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