FRIDAY FOTO (August 20, 2010)
Anatomy of a Sea Stallion
A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53D Sea Stallion helicopter assigned to Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 363 (the Red Lions), 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Forward prepares to take off at dawn from Camp Bastion, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 11, 2010. The Sikorsky Sea Stallion is a smaller variant of the Sea Dragon and Super Stallion helicopters mentioned in the Pakistan flood relief story below.
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