Jun 24, 2014

An M88 recovery vehicle operated by Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 15, Combat Logistics Regiment 15, 1st Marine Logistics Group, climbs a ramp aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD-18) during an embarkation operation in support of a Defense Support of Civil Authorities training exercise aboard Naval Base San Diego, Calif., June 18, 2014. During DSCA operations, the Navy-Marine Corps team can provide local authorities with timely support, allowing them to send aid to areas in the United States where the infrastructure might be damaged beyond the local authorities’ capabilities. CLB-15 provides a wide array of capabilities during a DSCA operation, from resupplying forward areas with the Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement, to recovering wreckages during disaster relief operation with the M88 recovery vehicles and the Logistics Vehicle Systems.

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