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At sea USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) Aug. 23, 1999 -- USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) off the coast of Turkey. The Kearsarge Amphibious Readiness Group is in Izmit to provide humanitarian assistance in support of Operation Avid Response. U.S. Navy photo by Journalist 1st Class Robert Benson. (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
August 23, 1999
Journalist 1st Class Robert Benson
Caption Writer
NVNS staff
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
Other Visible Equipment
CH-53E Super Stallion, CH-46E Sea Knight
Plane Number
Not available
Not available
Tail Code
Not available
Not available
Helicopters on flight deck