Cmdr. William Cox, commanding officer of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 9, passes through side boys aboard the aircraft ca

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ARABIAN GULF (July 1, 2011) Cmdr. William Cox, commanding officer of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 9, passes through side boys aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) as he prepares for his final flight as commanding officer of HSC-9. George H.W. Bush is deployed supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility on its first operational deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nicholas Hall/Released)

110701-N-VQ827-053
 ARABIAN GULF (July 1, 2011) Cmdr. William Cox, commanding officer of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 9, passes through side boys aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) as he prepares for his final flight as commanding officer of HSC-9. George H.W. Bush is deployed supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility on its first operational deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nicholas Hall/Released)