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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Into the well deck

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Into the well deck A boat enters the flooded well deck of the U.S.S. San Diego, a Landing Platform/Dock (LPD) class amphibious assault vessel. When NASA's Orion spacecraft splashes down after a mission, it will be towed into an LPD well deck.


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