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VFW CH-53G (16-2493)


USMC Sikorsky CH-53E "Super Stallion," assigned to Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 465, arriving at Naval Air Facility El Centro, California


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marylou anderson
That is a work horse! looks like it has seen some hard living!
My grandson just assigned to Squadron 465, Miramar, as a new Marine crew chief in training.
Aaron KunzPhoto Uploader
These birds have certainly taken a beating! Such big helicopters!

Good luck to your grandson!
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