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081225-M-1876J-007.jpg CAMP BASTION, Helmand Province, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan – Sgt. Josh Westman (left) and Lance Cpl. Jenny Watkins (right), of Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 466 load a CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter before takeoff Christmas morning during Operation Santa. HMH-466 is part of the air combat element of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force – Afghanistan. HMH-466 supported the battalion commanders of 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment (Reinforced), and Combat Logistics Battalion 3, the ground and logistics combat elements of SPMAGTF-A, as they conducted Operation Santa early Christmas morning, delivering mail, food and gifts to all their Marines and sailors in Southern Afghanistan. (Official U.S Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Brian D. Jones)(released)
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100115-N-6247V-103 PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Jan. 15, 2010) Senior Airman Lesley Moore, left, of Dayton, Ohio, and Airman 1st Class Stephanie Thibodeau of Milwaukee, Wis., await further orders at the Port-Au-Prince airport. Both airmen are part of the U.S. Air ForceÕs 1st Special Operations Security Forces unit based in Hurlburt Field, Fla. United States military personnel continue to arrive in Haiti to provide humanitarian aid and emergency assistance following an earthquake disaster Jan. 12. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Candice Villarreal/Released)
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130514-N-MG658-040 ANNAPOLIS, Md. (May 14, 2013) Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2016 take part in a paint ball exercise as part of the U.S. Naval Academy Sea Trials. Based on the Navy's Battle Stations and the Marine Corps' Crucible, Sea Trials is the capstone training evolution for the Naval Academy freshmen class. The plebes navigate physical and mental challenges, ranging from obstacle courses, long-distance group runs, damage control scenarios, and water training. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Todd Frantom/Released)
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130514-N-MG658-052 ANNAPOLIS, Md. (May 14, 2013) Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2016 take part in a paint ball exercise as part of the U.S. Naval Academy Sea Trials. Based on the Navy's Battle Stations and the Marine Corps' Crucible, Sea Trials is the capstone training evolution for the Naval Academy freshmen class. The plebes navigate physical and mental challenges, ranging from obstacle courses, long-distance group runs, damage control scenarios, and water training. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Todd Frantom/Released)
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130514-N-MG658-280 ANNAPOLIS, Md. (May 14, 2013) Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2016 navigate an obstacle course as part of the U.S. Naval Academy Sea Trials. Based on the Navy's Battle Stations and the Marine Corps' Crucible, Sea Trials is the capstone training evolution for the Naval Academy freshmen class. The plebes navigate physical and mental challenges, ranging from obstacle courses, long-distance group runs, damage control scenarios, and water training. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Todd Frantom/Released)
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Caption: [Back row] Leading Aircraftwoman (LACW) N. Klein-Essink, LACW A. Kay, Sergeant (SGT) K. Moore, Corporal (CPL) B. Jacoby-Saunders [Middle row] Flying Officer E. Rinaldi, SGT P. Ivanovic, SGT J. Snell, CPL E. Atkinson [Front row] Flight Lieutenant S. Webster, Wing Commander L. Corbould, Warrant Officer K. Salvesen, CPL E. Westwood Mid Caption: An important milestone for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) was achieved on December 8, when its first all-female crew took the controls of a C-17A Globemaster III aircraft at RAAF Base Amberley. Piloting the aircraft was Wing Commander Linda Corbould as captain, Flight Lieutenant Sam Webster as co-pilot, with Sergeants Paula Ivanovic and Julie Snell on board as the aircraft`s loadmasters. The flight held extra significance for Wing Commander Corbould, being her final flight in command of the C-17A, having handed over command of No.36 Squadron in late November.
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Caption; Think Pink! (clockwise from top left) Warrant Officer Katrina Salveson, Sergeant Julie Snell, Flying Officer Erin Rinaldi and Leading Aircraftwoman Nicole Klein-Essink, during the flight. Mid Caption; An important milestone for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) was achieved on December 8, when its first all-female crew took the controls of a C-17A Globemaster III aircraft at RAAF Base Amberley. Piloting the aircraft was Wing Commander Linda Corbould as captain, Flight Lieutenant Sam Webster as co-pilot, with Sergeants Paula Ivanovic and Julie Snell on board as the aircraft`s loadmasters. The flight held extra significance for Wing Commander Corbould, being her final flight in command of the C-17A, having handed over command of No.36 Squadron in late November.
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Caption; C-17 mission co-pilot Flight Lieutenant Sam Webster in the cockpit during the all-female flight. Mid Caption; An important milestone for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) was achieved on December 8, when its first all-female crew took the controls of a C-17A Globemaster III aircraft at RAAF Base Amberley. Piloting the aircraft was Wing Commander Linda Corbould as captain, Flight Lieutenant Sam Webster as co-pilot, with Sergeants Paula Ivanovic and Julie Snell on board as the aircraft`s loadmasters. The flight held extra significance for Wing Commander Corbould, being her final flight in command of the C-17A, having handed over command of No.36 Squadron in late November.
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APTOPIX ROMANIA NATIONAL DAY

Female service personnel line up before the National Day military parade in Bucharest, Romania, Monday, Dec. 1, 2008. Romanians celebrate 90 years since the unification of Transylvania, Walachia and Moldova into one state in 1918.(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
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A member of the newly established Kosovo Security Force (KSF) is pictured in their government headquarters in Pristina on December 12, 2008. NATO allies agreed in June of 2008 to take on the training of the new force as part of moves to reshape the international security presence in Kosovo since its Western-backed declaration of independence from Serbia in February. AFP PHOTO/ ARMEND NIMANI (Photo credit should read Armend Nimani/AFP/Getty Images)
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