An AC-130 gunship and UH-60 helicopter light up the night as troops on the ground work a laser illuminator.
Sailors Parallel Park Helicopters on Amphibious Ship
Sailors assigned to amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), maneuver a an CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) in the ship’s hangar bay. America, flagship of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy video)