Harriers Operating of the USS Kearsarge

An AV-8B Harrier from Marine Fighter Squadron 231 lands on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge during Bold Alligator 2012. Bold Alligator 2012, the largest naval amphibious exercise in the past 10 years, represents the Navy and Marine Corps’ revitalization of the full range of amphibious operations. The exercise focuses on today’s fight with today’s forces, while showcasing the advantages of seabasing. The exercise takes place Jan. 30 – Feb. 12, 2012, afloat and ashore in and around Virginia and North Carolina. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Tommy Lamkin)

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