FRIDAY FOTO (January 8, 2016)

January 8, 2016 at 12:23 am Leave a comment

Fire Line/ Fire Light.

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class B. Siens

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class B. Siens

Sailors move transit toward a simulated fire during a general quarters drill in the hangar bay (note the jet with folded wing behind them) of aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).

GQ drills prepare sailors to be at the highest state of readiness in the event of an emergency. The Truman Carrier Strike Group is deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, the U.S. led air campaign against the Islamic State (also known as ISIS and ISIL). The strike group is perfprming maritime security operations, and theater security cooperation in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations, about 2.5 million square miles of water area and includes the Arabian Gulf, Red Sea, Gulf of Oman and parts of the Indian Ocean.

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