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Aboard USS Enterprise (CVN 65) Oct. 23, 2003 -- An MH-60S Knighthawk, assigned to the "Chargers" of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron Six (HC-6), picks up supplies for a vertical replenishment as the Fast Combat Support Ship USS Detroit (AOE 6) makes its approach to the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) for a Replenishment at Sea (RAS).  A RAS is performed periodically to replenish supplies of naval vessels underway.  Enterprise is on deployment in the Arabian Gulf.  U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate Airman Jason W. Pfiester. (RELEASED)

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Photo Date
Oct. 23, 2003
Photographer's Mate Airman Jason W. Pfiester
Caption Writer
NVNS Staff
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
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