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Arabian Gulf (Jan. 23, 2004) -- An MH-53E Sea Dragon assigned to the "Blackhawks" of Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron One Five (HM-15) lands on the flight deck aboard USS Enterprise (CVN 65), while the guided missile cruisers USS Gettysburg (CG 64), top, and USS Philippine Sea (CG 58), center, come along her port side.  The Enterprise Carrier Strike Group (CSG) is in the Arabian Gulf region conducting missions in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and the continued war on terrorism.  U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate Airman Rob Gaston.  (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
January 23, 2004
Photographer's Mate Airman Rob Gaston
Caption Writer
Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
CG 58
Other Visible Equipment
USS Enterprise (CVN 65), MH-53E Sea Dragon, USS Gettysburg (CG 64)
Plane Number
Not available
Not available
Tail Code
Not available
Blackhawks (HM-15)
Not available