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A landing signal enlisted man (LSE) guides a CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter onto the deck of the amphibious assault ship USS BELLEAU WOOD (LHA 3) during TEAM SPIRIT '84. TEAM SPIRIT is a joint/combined operation designed to test and improve techniques of defending the South Korean Peninsula and increase combat readiness of South Korean and US armed forces

A landing signal enlistedman (LSE) directs a Training Wing 5 (TAW-5) TH-57 Sea Ranger helicopter as it comes in to land aboard the helicopter landing trainer IX-514. The trainer, a converted harbor utility craft, is based at Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida

A landing signal enlisted man (LSE) directs a Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 263 (HMM-263) CH-46E Sea Knight helicopter departing from the amphibious transport dock USS RALEIGH (LPD-1). The RALEIGH and its embarked Marines are at sea in support of Operation Desert Shield

A landing signal enlisted man (LSE) aboard the hospital ship USNS MERCY (T-AH-19) guides an Army UH-60A Black Hawk (Blackhawk) helicopter in for a landing on the ship's flight deck. The MERCY is deployed to the gulf in support of Operation Desert Shield

A landing signal enlisted man (LSE) guides an Army UH-60A Black Hawk (Blackhawk) helicopter as it lands at Fleet Hospital Six during Operation Desert Storm

A landing signal enlisted man (LSE) signals to the crew of an SH-60B Sea Hawk helicopter preparing to lift off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS NEW ORLEANS (LPH-11). The NEW ORLEANS is serving as a platform for mine-clearing operations in the gulf following Operation Desert Storm

The landing signal enlisted man (LSE) aboard the destroyer USS O'BANNON (DD 987) signals to the pilot of an SH-2F Seasprite helicopter from Light Helicopter Anti-submarine Squadron 34 (HSL-34). The O'BANNON is sailing south to take part in UNITAS XXXII, a combined exercise involving the naval forces of the United States and nine South American nations

Landing Signal Enlistedman (LSE) Boatswain Mate SEAMAN (BMSN) DeLuca signals to lift up slowly to a Helicopter Combat Support Squadron Five (C-5) CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter from the USS MARS (AFS-1) which is engaged in a vertical replenishment operation with the USS BLUE RIDGE (LCC-19) while two vessels are en route to Perth, Australia

Landing Signal Enlistedman (LSE) Boatswain Mate SEAMAN (BMSN) DeLuca signals to commence liftoff to a Helicopter Combat Support Squadron Five (C-5) CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter from the USS MARS (AFS-1) which is engaged in a vertical replenishment operation with the USS BLUE RIDGE (LCC-19) while two vessels are en route to Perth, Australia

Landing Signal Enlistedman (LSE) Hull Technician Fireman (HTFN) Johnson signals to hold steady over cargo load to a Helicopter Support Squadron Five (HC-5) CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter from the USS MARS (AFS-1) which is engaged in a vertical replenishment operation with the USS BLUE RIDGE (LCC-19) while the two vessels are en route to Perth, Australia

Landing Signal Enlistedman (LSE) Hull Technician Johnson signals that the cargo is hooked and to move up and forward to a Helicopter Support Squadron Five (HC-5) CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter from the USS MARS (AFS-1) which is engaged in a vertical replenishment operation with the USS BLUE RIDGE (LCC-19) while the two vessels are en route to Perth, Australia

Landing Signal Enlistedman (LSE) Boatswain Mate SEAMAN (BMSN) DeLuca signals to lift up slowly to a Helicopter Combat Support Squadron Five (C-5) CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter from the USS MARS (AFS-1) which is engaged in a vertical replenishment operation with the USS BLUE RIDGE (LCC-19) while two vessels are en route to Perth, Australia

Aboard the amphibious assault ship USS WASP (LHD 1), a Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) signals lift off of a CH-53 Super Stallion helicopter attached to Helicopter Medium Marine Squadron 264 (HMM-264) during Joint Task Force Exercise 98-1 (JTFX 98-1)

The 2d Marine Division Band marches down a road at Camp 39, Iskenderum, Turkey, in preparation for the arrival of LSE staff members during the second of two Distinguished Visitor days during Exercise DYNAMIC MIX '98

CWO Estep leads the 2d Marine Divsion Band at Camp 39, Iskenderum, Turkey, in preparation for the arrival of LSE staff members during the second of two Distinguished Visitor days during Exercise DYNAMIC MIX '98. DYNAMIC MIX is a combined exercise comprising air, land, maritime, and amphibious operations throughout the Turkey southern region to improve command and control procedures

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (BM) visually guides an MV-22B Osprey in for a landing aboard the USS SAIPAN (LHA 2)

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) deck crewman directs a SH-60 "Seahawk" helicopter on to the flight deck of the USS ENTERPRISE (CVN 65)

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) directs a United States Army (USA) UH-60L from "A" Company, 2nd Battalion, 149th Regiment, Austin, Texas, onto the flight deck of the USS CONSTELATION (CV 64), during the Joint Shipboard Helicopter Integration Process (JSHIP)

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) directs a United States Army (USA) UH-60L from "A" Company, 2nd Battalion, 149th Regiment, Austin, Texas, onto the flight deck of the USS CONSTELATION (CV 64), during the Joint Shipboard Helicopter Integration Process (JSHIP)

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) directs a United States Army (USA) UH-60L from "A" Company, 2nd Battalion, 149th Regiment, Austin, Texas, onto the flight deck of the USS CONSTELATION (CV 64), during the Joint Shipboard Helicopter Integration Process (JSHIP)

Aboard the USS HOPPER (DDG 70), the Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) directs an HH 60F Seahawk helicopter onto the flight deck

The Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) signals the pilot of an SH-60B Seahawk assigned to the

A Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) assigned to the Chargers of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Fourteen (HS-14), signals to an MH-60S Knighthawk after lift-off.

The Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) onboard the guided missile frigate USS McCluskey (FFG 41)

Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) Boatswain�s Mate 1st Class Joseph Mullen, from Seattle, Wash., signals an EC-155 Dauphin helicopter from the Hong Kong Government Flying Service to depart the ship's flight deck.

A Landing Signals Enlisted (LSE) directs one of three incoming SH-60F �Seahawk� helicopters assigned to the Eight-ballers of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Eight (HS-8).

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) signals an SH-60F Seahawk assigned to the

An SH-60F Seahawk pilot watches his Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) while performing a hot fuel.

A Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) signals an SH-60F Seahawk on the flight deck aboard USS George Washington (CVN 73).

Onboard the US Navy (USN) Sacramento Class Fast Combat Support Ship USS SEATTLE (AOE 3), a Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) Sailor gives a signal to the flight deck during a Replenishment At Sea (RAS) operation with the USN Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV 67). The SEATTLE is part of the KENNEDY Strike Group, currently involved in a Combined Joint Task Force Exercise (CJTFE) in the Atlantic Ocean

A Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

The Landing Signaling Enlisted (LSE), Aviation Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Christina Duvall, directs a MH-60S Knighthawk assigned to the Gunbearers of HC-11 aboard the USS Tarawa.

Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE), Airman Hector Peralta helps direct an AV-8B Harrier assigned to the �Fighting Griffins� of Marine Helicopter Medium Squadron Two Six Six HMM-266 to land.

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Devin Prichard, a landing signal enlisted (LSE) aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Vicksburg (CG 69).

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) directs an SH-60F Seahawk helicopter prior to flight operations aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).

A US Navy (USN) Landing Signals Enlisted (LSE) directs a USN SH-60B Seahawk, Helicopter Anti-Submarine Light Squadron 47 (HSL-47), Saberhawks, Naval Air Station North Island (NASNI), California (CA), to depart the flight deck of the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72). HSL-47 is transporting supplies, bringing in disaster relief teams and supporting humanitarian airlifts to Tsunami-stricken coastal regions. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group (CSG) is currently operating in the Indian Ocean off the waters of Indonesia and Thailand

A Landing Signals Enlisted (LSE) Sailor launches a US Navy (USN) SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter, assigned to the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Two (HS-2), from the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN-72) en route to Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia carrying relief supplies

A landing signalman enlisted (LSE) guides the pilots of an SH-60F Seahawk helicopter.

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) guides a CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter to a landing.

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) Sailor prepares a CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter for lift-off on the flight deck aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Tarawa (LHA 1).

An S-70A Black Hawk (Blackhawk) helicopter from the Royal Brunei Air Force (Tentera Udara Diraja Brunei) sits on the deck aboard the US Navy (USN) Amphibious Dock Landing Ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD 49) as Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) Storekeeper SEAMAN (SKSA) Deandre Callahan maintains hand signal communications with the pilot during deck landing qualifications. The qualifications are part of the Brunei phase of COOPERATION AFLOAT READINESS AND TRAINING (CARAT) 2005. CARAT is an annual series of bilateral military training exercises with several Southeast Asian nations designed to enhance interoperability of the respective sea services

A Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) directs an HH-60H Seahawk helicopter.

Aviation Support Equipment Technician 1st Class Gener Deleon acts as landing signalman enlisted (LSE) for an AH-1W Cobra helicopter ,

USN Navy (USN) Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE), GUNNER's Mate Third Class (GM3) Nikole Povolish, prepares for the next helicopter to reach the flight deck aboard the USN Dock Landing Ship, USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD 49), during a Replenishment At Sea (RAS) being conducted with the USN Military Sealift Command (MSC), Henry J. Kaiser Class Oiler, USNS YUKON (T-AO 202), while the USN Wasp Class Amphibious Assault Ship, USS ESSEX (LHD 2) navigates f the port side. USN Sailors and US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines from the Forward Deployed Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), HARPERS FERRY and ESSEX are underway in the Philippine Sea, enroute to provide much needed humanitarian assistance for the victims...

Onboard the US Navy (USN) Dock Landing Ship USS HARPES FERRY (LSD 49) a USN Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) is braced by a US Marine Corps (USMC) Combat Cargo Marine as they prepare for the landing of a USMC CH-46E Sea Knight helicopter, while conducting timing rehearsals in support of Exercise FOAL EAGLE 2006. The Exercise is a joint and combined field training exercise conducted by Combined Forces Command / US Forces Korea components focused on ground maneuvers, air, naval, expeditionary and special operations. USN Ships assigned to Commander, Task Force (CTF-76), and embarked elements of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) are participating in the 45th FOAL EAGLE Exercise together...

Onboard the US Navy (USN) Dock Landing Ship USS HARPES FERRY (LSD 49) a USN Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) is braced by a US Marine Corps (USMC) Combat Cargo Marine as they conduct timing rehearsals for exercises in support of Exercise FOAL EAGLE 2006. The Exercise is a joint and combined field training exercise conducted by Combined Forces Command / US Forces Korea components focused on ground maneuvers, air, naval, expeditionary and special operations. USN Ships assigned to Commander, Task Force (CTF-76), and embarked elements of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) are participating in the 45th FOAL EAGLE Exercise together with forces from the Republic of Korea (ROK)

Onboard the flight deck of the US Navy (USN) Dock Landing Ship USS HARPER'S FERRY (LSD 49), Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE), Boatswain's Mate SEAMAN (BMSN) Michael Fifer, holds USN SH-60 Sea Hawk helicopter on the flight deck, awaiting take off instructions while the ship is underway in the Yellow Sea supporting Reception, Staging, Onward-Movement and Integration (RSOI) and Exercise FOAL EAGLE 2006. Ships and Units assigned to Commander, Task Force 76 (CTF-76), and elements of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) are participating with forces from the Republic of Korea (ROK), in the joint and combined field training exercise conducted by Combined Forces Command / US Forces Korea

Onboard the US Navy (USN) Dock Landing Ship, USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD 49), a USN Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) signals hold, USN SEAMAN (SN) Shannon Webb and USN Personnel SPECIALIST Third Class (PS3) Han Qin Peng, secure a SH-60 Sea Hawk Helicopter to the flight deck. The HARPERS FERRY and its crew are conducting flight deck proficiency demonstrations for an embarked Afloat Training Group as part of its Tailored Ships Training Availability, conducted while underway in the Pacific Ocean

Onboard the flight deck of the US Navy (USN) Dock Landing Ship, USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD 49), USN Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) Boatswain's Mate SEAMAN (BMSN) Michael Fifer, signals as a MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter takes off. The HARPERS FERRY and its crew are conducting flight deck proficiency demonstrations for an embarked Afloat Training Group as part of its Tailored Ships Training Availability, conducted while underway in the Pacific Ocean

Onboard the US Navy (USN) Dock Landing Ship, USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD 49), USN Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) Boatswain's Mate SEAMAN (BMSN) Michael Fifer, checks to ensure his chock and chainmen have removed all gear before launching a USN SH-60 Sea hawk helicopter from the flight deck. The HARPERS FERRY and its crew are conducting flight deck proficiency demonstrations for an embarked Afloat Training Group as part of its Tailored Ships Training Availability, conducted while underway in the Pacific Ocean

A US Navy (USN) Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) signals to the pilot of a USN MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron 4 (HS-4) prior to its take off from the flight deck aboard the USN Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier, USS RONALD REAGAN (CVN 76). The REAGAN and embarked Carrier Air Wing 14 (CVW-14) are currently deployed to the Persian Gulf, as part of a routine rotation of US Maritime Forces conducting Maritime Security Operations (MSO) in support of the global war on terrorism

Onboard the flight deck of the US Navy (USN) Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier, USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72), a USN Helicopter Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) officer directs a USN MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the "Island Knights" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25 (HSC-25) to the flight deck. THE LINCOLN and embarked Carrier Air Wing 2 (CVW-2) are currently underway in the Western Pacific Ocean operating area

Onboard the flight deck of the US Navy (USN) Dock Landing Ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD 49), USN Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) Brandon Culp (right) directs Sailors assigned to the chock crew towards a USN CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter, during amphibious operation conducted in the Gulf of Thailand in support of Exercise COBRA GOLD 2006. The Exercise is a combined annual joint training exercise aimed at developing interoperability, strengthening relationships between services and developing cross-cultural understanding among participating nations

A Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) and trainee salute the off going pilot of an SH-60F Seahawk assigned to the Eightballers of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Eight (HS-8).

Airman Alonso Montiel, a landing signalman enlisted (LSE) assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Three (HS-3), performs a routine pre-flight inspection on an SH-60 Seahawk.

A U.S. Navy Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) guides a Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron 8 (HS-8,"Eightballers") SH-60F Seahawk (LAMPS III) anti-submarine warfare helicopter to the landing area on the flight deck of the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) on Jan. 28, 2007, while the STENNIS and Carrier Air Wing 9 (CVW-9) are conducting carrier qualifications of the coast of Southern California prior to transiting west to bolster security in the U.S. Central Command Area of Operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 3rd Class Jon Hyde) (Released)

A landing signalman enlisted (LSE) assigned to the Eightballers of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Eight (HS-8) directs line personnel under the rotor-arc of an SH-60F Seahawk.

A U.S. Navy Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron (HS) 8 directs line personnel under the rotor-arc of an SH-60F Seahawk helicopter aboard the Nimitz Class Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN 74) on Jan. 28, 2007, during flight operations during carrier qualifications somewhere in the Pacific Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 3rd Class Jon Hyde) (Released)

A landing signal enlisted (LSE) watches as an MH-60S Seahawk assigned to the

Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) Boatswain�s Mate 2nd Class Albert Sebastian directs the chock and chain men away from a UH-60 Blackhawk, assigned to Army�s 78th Aviation Battalion.

A Landing Signal Enlisted (LSE) directs a SH-60B helicopter, assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light (HSL) 46 Det. 6, as it delivers supplies on the forecastle of the guided-missile destroyer USS Mahan (DDG 72).

A landing signalman enlisted (LSE) Sailor maneuvers an MH-60S, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, onto the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3).

A landing signalman enlisted (LSE) assigned to the

Landing Signalman Enlisted (LSE) Boatswains Mate 3rd Class Kyle Eggering salutes the pilots of a CH-46E Sea Knight.

A landing signal enlisted (LSE) recovers a CH-46 Sea Knight on board USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6).

A landing signal enlisted (LSE) recovers a CH-46 Sea Knight on board USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6).

A landing safety enlisted (LSE) directs a CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter.

Landing signal enlisted (LSE) personnel observe as AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 263 (Reinforced) land aboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5).

A qualified landing signalman enlisted (LSE) gives training to another Sailor.

A landing signal enlisted (LSE) assigned to the guided missile frigate USS Taylor (FFG 50) signals an HH-60H Seahawk assigned to the Red Lions of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron One Five (HS-15) for a landing

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