Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
U.S. Marines with Maritime Raid Force, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, conduct a deck shoot on the flight deck aboard USS New Orleans (LPD 18) Oct. 20, 2013. The 13th MEU is deployed with the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group as a theater reserve and crisis response force throughout the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Ammon W. Carter/Released.