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Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (July 7, 2004) -- High Speed Vehicle Two (HSV-2) Swift maneuvers around Ford Island near the battleship USS Missouri (BB 63) while shifting berths in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Swift is taking part in the multi-national maritime exercise Rim of the Pacific 2004 (RIMPAC). RIMPAC is the largest international maritime exercise in the waters around the Hawaiian Islands. This year's exercise includes seven participating nations; Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Korea, United Kingdom and United States. RIMPAC is intended to enhance the tactical proficiency of participating units in a wide array of combined operations at sea, while enhancing stability in the Pacific Rim region. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class William R. Goodwin (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
July 7, 2004
Photographer's Mate 1st Class William R. Goodwin
Caption Writer
NVNS staff
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
Other Visible Equipment
USS Missouri (BB 63)
Plane Number
Not available
Pearl Harbor, HI
Tail Code
Not available
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Not available