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A sea mine is a self-contained explosive device placed in water to damage or destroy ships or submarines. #USNavy is training to make sure sea mines don't impede the freedom of the seas.

Ever wonder what a sea mine explosion looks like? Watch this and you'll understand why #USNavy's 5th Fleet is part of #IMCMEX, a training exercise to keep the sea free of mines.

MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopters assigned to the Wildcards of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23 take turns transporting cargo during a replenishment-at-sea aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5).

U.S. and Germans ships receive supplies at sea. ARABIAN SEA (March 23, 2013) The guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG 66) is astern of the German navy frigate FGS Hamburg (F220), the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) and the Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10) during a replenishment-at-sea.

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Dog's life at sea: "Butch" O'Brien wearing his life vest aboard a US Navy ship in the Sea of Japan, 1944.

An MH-60S Sea Hawk assigned to the Chargers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 14 flies over a replenishment-at-sea between USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), the fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) and the guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53).

Fair winds Shipmate - Sailors assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City commit the remains of deceased Sailors to the sea during a burial-at-sea ceremony on the ship's fantail.

An MH-60S Sea Hawk, assigned to the "Golden Dragons" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12, hovers near the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), following open-ocean helicopter search-and-rescue training.

EAST CHINA SEA (June 5, 2015) The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and dock landing ship USS Ashland (LSD 48) maneuver to conduct a replenishment at sea.