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Photo: An AV-8B Harrier from Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 214 performs a vertical take off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer. Boxer is underway conducting training off the coast of Southern California. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Oscar N. Espinoza.

An AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Attack Squadron 214 performs a vertical take-off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer underway in the Pacific Ocean, March 28, 2013.
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Photo Charlie Ross, Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Program counselor, and Jennifer Dolehite, U.S. Fleet Forces Alcohol and Drug Control Officer (ADCO), demonstrate how to use the alcohol detection device during a Drug and Alcohol Program Advisor (DAPA) /Urinalysis Program Coordinator (UPC) forum at Naval Station Norfolk. Type Commander and Mid-Atlantic region ADCOs hosted the quarterly forum to ensure command DAPAs and UPCs understand their roles and responsibilities and are up to date on current instructions and policies. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Julie Matyascik.

The Navy is launching a new campaign “Keep What You’ve Earned,” designed to encourage responsible drinking and protect sailors’ lives and careers.
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Photo: Sailors handle a mooring line aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) as the ship arrives in Funchal, Portugal. Jason Dunham, homeported in Norfolk, is returning home from a deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Deven B. King.

U.S. sailors handle a mooring line aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham as the ship arrives in Funchal, Portugal, March 27, 2013.
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Sailors fight a fire during a shipboard firefighting course at the Fleet Training Center on Naval Base San Diego, March 14, 2013. The Fleet Training Center trains more than 28,000 sailors a year and administers 171 different courses, including firefighting, damage control, torpedo training, radio and communications training. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Benjamin Crossley

Sailors fight a fire during a shipboard firefighting course at the Fleet Training Center on Naval Base San Diego, March 14, 2013. The Fleet Training Center trains more than 28,000 sailors a year and administers 171 different courses, including firefighting, …
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Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Ken Metzger, left, and Hospitalman Nicole Marcario, right, administer immunizations to a patient in the medical office of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell. McCampbell  is underway to conduct exercise Foal Eagle 2013. U.S. Navy photo Petty Officer Declan Barnes

U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Ken Metzger, left, and Seaman Nicole Marcario, right, administer immunizations to a patient in the medical office of the guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell underway near the Korean Peninsula, March 18, 2013.
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