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An AV8B Harrier attached to the Greyhawks of Marine Medium Lift Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 161 (REINFORCED) takes off from the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2).

An AV8B Harrier attached to the Greyhawks of Marine Medium Lift Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 161 (REINFORCED) takes off from the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2).

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ARABIAN GULF (Aug. 16, 2015) An AV8B Harrier attached to the Greyhawks of Marine Medium Lift Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 161 (REINFORCED) takes off from the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). Essex is the flag ship of the Essex Amphibious Group and, with the embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (15TH MEU), is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Liam Kennedy) File# 150816-N-BD107-056

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16/08/2015 - 16/08/2015
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ARABIAN GULF
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U.S. NAVY
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