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Mediterranean Sea (Apr. 11, 2003) -- An S-3B Viking assigned to the "Checkmates" of Sea Control Squadron Two Two (VS-22) refuels an F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the "Gunslingers" of Strike Fighter Squadron One Zero Five (VFA-105), aboard USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).  Truman and her embarked Carrier Air Wing Three (CVW-3) are conducting combat missions in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.  Operation Iraqi Freedom is the multi-national coalition effort to liberate the Iraqi people, eliminate Iraq's weapons of mass destruction, and end the regime of Saddam Hussein.  U.S. Navy photo by Cmdr. Thomas Lalor.  (RELEASED)

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