Amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) Flight Operations

200114-N-MY922-1079 RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) - An AV-8B Harrier, assigned to the Tigers of Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 542, prepares to take off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)
200114-N-MY922-1079 RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) - An AV-8B Harrier, assigned to the Tigers of Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 542, prepares to take off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)

200114-N-MY922-1112  RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) -  An AV-8B Harrier, assigned to the Tigers of Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 542, takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)
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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – An AV-8B Harrier, assigned to the Tigers of Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 542, takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – An AV-8B Harrier, assigned to the Tigers of Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 542, takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – An AV-8B Harrier, assigned to the Tigers of Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 542, prepares to take off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – An CH-53E Super Stallion, assigned to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365 (Reinforced), takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – An CH-53E Super Stallion, assigned to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365 (Reinforced), takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – An CH-53E Super Stallion, assigned to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365 (Reinforced), takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – An CH-53E Super Stallion, assigned to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365 (Reinforced), prepares to take off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaitlin Rowell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Logistics Specialist 3rd Class Tochukwu Ilechukwu, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), participates in a gun shoot. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Darren Newell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Sailors, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), participate in a gun shoot. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Darren Newell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Jesus Lopez, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), participates in a gun shoot. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Darren Newell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – A Sailor, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), participates in a gun shoot. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Darren Newell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) Fire Controlman 2nd Class Warren Golston, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), participates in a gun shoot. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Darren Newell)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Jesse Songsong, assigned to Fleet Surgical Team 4, records vitals of a simulated patient in the medical bay of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) during a mass casualty drill. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levi Decker)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Brandon Dapper, assigned to Fleet Surgical Team 4, reads over the vitals of a simulated patient in the medical bay of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) during a mass casualty drill. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levi Decker)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Sailors, aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), treat a simulated patient in the medical bay during a mass casualty drill. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levi Decker)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Darriel Steedman, assigned to Fleet Surgical Team 4, and Lt. Jedson Liggett, with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365 (Reinforced), treat a simulated patient in the medical bay of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), during a mass casualty drill. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levi Decker)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Daisy Erickson, assigned to Fleet Surgical Team 4, treats a simulated patient in the medical bay of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) during a mass casualty drill. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levi Decker)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Sailors and Marines, aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), carry a simulated patient on a stretcher during a mass casualty drill on the flight deck. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levi Decker)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Chief Aviation Ordnanceman Krystal Peck, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), straps a simulated patient to a stretcher during a mass casualty drill on the flight deck. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levi Decker)

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RED SEA (Jan. 14, 2020) – Simulated patients lay on stretchers during a mass casualty exercise on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levi Decker)

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RED SEA (Jan. 13, 2020) – A landing craft, air cushion (LCAC), assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4, returns to the well deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Darren Newell)

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