A BQM-74E drone launches from the flight deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82).

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PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 21, 2010) A BQM-74E drone launches from the flight deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) during a missile exercise to provide defense training for U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 pilots. Lassen is assigned to Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15 and is forward-deployed to Yokosuka, Japan. (U.S. Navy photo by Cryptologic Technician 1st Class Carl T. Jacobson/Released)

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 PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 21, 2010) A BQM-74E drone launches from the flight deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) during a missile exercise to provide defense training for U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 pilots. Lassen is assigned to Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15 and is forward-deployed to Yokosuka, Japan. (U.S. Navy photo by Cryptologic Technician 1st Class Carl T. Jacobson/Released)