Chief Quartermaster Daniel Mediace ensures the retractable arm of the Talon 3B Robot Unit is functioning properly.
Manama, Bahrain (Jun. 14, 2005) Chief Quartermaster Daniel Mediace from Chicago, Ill., assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eight (EODMU-8), Detachment 2, ensures the retractable arm of the Talon 3B Robot Unit is functioning properly before sending it out during a training mission at a Bahrain training range. The Talon 3B robot is designed for the search and destruction of Improvised Explosive Devices (IED)s as well as other forms of ordnance found in Iraq. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Robert R. McRill File# 050414-N-5526M-002