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A moving fortress.
Bubbles in the sky of New Orleans
The altar at the beautiful United States Air Force Academy Cadet Chapel
A lone leafless tree waits for spring creeping up from the darks of the winter in the form of bluebonnets.
Out of place
Oh! I love grass!!!!
Sun shining through the Hoh Rainforest canopy
A Mystical Forest scene in the Columbia River Gorge
The King
Great American Eclipse progresses over Stanley Lake in Idaho
Hawaiian Goose, Nene Bird
Andy Martinez
Lone Jogger on Radnor Lake Dam
Milky Way shines over the Old Rock Church deep in the heart of Texas
A natural root top
Nashville Waterfront Tug and Barge
Nene Bird
Fall Colors Arriving at Radnor Lake
Kauai Sunrise
Plumeria
Catching Some Air
A day in summer
The Color of Perseverance
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Andy Martinez

Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 267 AH-1Z Viper and UH-1Y Venom helicopters past Mount Fuji, Shizuoka, Japan, March 12, 2017. The squadron, currently supporting Marine Aircraft Group 36, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force through the unit deployment program, validated the long-range capability of auxiliary fuel tanks on their H-1 platform helicopters by flying 314 nautical miles during one leg of the four-day mission, March 10. These aircrafts’ extended range is crucial to maintaining a stronger, more capable forward-deployed force in readiness in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. The squadron is based out of Camp Pendleton, California.

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