GULF OF ADEN (April 10, 2013) Marines from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (26th MEU) depart to a safe area after attaching a cargo line to an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) during a replenishment-at-sea. Kearsarge is the flagship for the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th MEU, is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Travis M. DiPerna/Released)