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A Great Day to go Flying

Rear Adm. JR Haley, Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic, walks to an MH-53E "Sea Dragon" helicopter from HM-14 with Lt. Cmdr. Nathaniel Hathaway and Lt. Christopher Kenefic at Naval Station Norfolk.

By Rear Adm. J.R. Haley Commander, Naval Air Force, Atlantic I joined one of the Navy’s MH-53E “Sea Dragon” squadrons at Naval Station Norfolk to fly with the HM-14 Vanguards. It was a great day to go flying, but more importantly a chance to meet some of the outstanding Sailors …

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YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Gulf of Oman, Arabian Gulf, Diego Garcia, Souda Bay

Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training off the coast of California or forward deployed to the Mediterranean Sea, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. naval forces provides national …

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Airborne Mine Countermeasures Add Speed, Range of Operations

An MH-53E Sea Dragon assigned to Helicopter Mine Counter Measure Squadron 15 conducts a mine sweeping exercise in the Arabian Gulf, April 16, 2007 (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Edward G. Martens/Released)

Representatives from 41 nations have gathered in the Arabian Gulf for International Mine Countermeasures Exercise 2013, a training exercise on how to keep the seas free of mines. By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Bryan Blair U.S. Naval Forces Central Command Public Affairs Although the majority of mine countermeasures missions are accomplished at …

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