The flight deck crew of the USS Anchorage (LSD-36) gets within sight of the helicopter pilot for visual confirmation that chocks and chains are removed before take off during Exercise KERNEL BLITZ 2001. KERNEL BLITZ is a large-scale amphibious landing exercise taking place in the vicinity of Camp Pendleton, California. Approximately 25 ships, 75 aircraft and 15,000 Sailor, Marines, solders, airman and Coast Guardsmen representing four nations are participating in the exercise
- Department of Defense. American Forces Information Service. Defense Visual Information Center. 1994-
The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: KERNEL BLITZ 2001 Base: USS Anchorage (LSD 36) State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: FLTCOMBATCAMGRUPAC Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Paula Sato, USN Release Status: Released to Public.
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