USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) Helicopter Exercise
Photo Credit: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Matthew R. White
Gulf of Thailand (Feb. 12, 2009) A Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter assigned to Medium Helicopter Squadron 262 prepares to land on the flight deck of the landing dock ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) as the Sailors who will chalk and chain the helicopter to the deck make last second communications. Harpers Ferry is taking part in Exercise Cobra Gold, which is an annual Thailand and U.S. co-sponsored joint, coalition military exercise designed to train a Thai, U.S. and Singaporean Coalition Task Force.
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