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Landing Craft Air Cushion Vehicle Brings More Supplies
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A Landing Craft Air Cushion vehicle, assigned to the USS Bonhomme Richard and Expeditionary Strike Group 5, en route to deliver much needed materials and supplies to the citizens in the city of Meulaboh, on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia, Jan. 10, 2005. These vehicles are capable of transporting more supplies than helicopters in a single trip. The Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group is currently operating in the Indian Ocean off the waters of Indonesia and Thailand in support of Operation Unified Assistance, the humanitarian operation effort in the wake of the Tsunami that struck South East Asia. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Bart A. Bauer
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