A landing craft air cushion exits the well deck of USS Bataan (LHD 5).

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ATLANTIC OCEAN (June 21, 2011) A landing craft air cushion (LCAC) assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4 exits the well deck of the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) during amphibious operations. Bataan is the command ship of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group participating in the bilateral Spanish Amphibious Landing Exercise 2011 off the coast of Spain. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Julio Rivera/Released)

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 ATLANTIC OCEAN (June 21, 2011) A landing craft air cushion (LCAC) assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4 exits the well deck of the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) during amphibious operations. Bataan is the command ship of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group participating in the bilateral Spanish Amphibious Landing Exercise 2011 off the coast of Spain. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Julio Rivera/Released)