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USS Enterprise Flight Deck Operations
MEDITERRANEAN SEA (April 2, 2012) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise conduct flight deck operations while underway in the Mediterranean Sea. Enterprise is deployed as part of the Enterprise Carrier Strike Group to support maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jared King/Released)