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PACIFIC OCEAN (Dec. 14, 2007) -- The Los Angeles-class nuclear-powered attack submarine USS Helena (SSN 725) and the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) pass while conducting a submarine familiarization in the Pacific Ocean. The familiarization also included the Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and the ships of Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 7. Ronald Reagan is underway conducting tailored ship's training availability. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Christopher D. Blachly (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
December 14, 2007
Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Christopher D. Blachly
Caption Writer
Brigette Moritz, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
LPD 18
Other Visible Equipment
USS Helena (SSN 725)
Plane Number
Not available
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Tail Code
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