USS Peleliu (LHA 5) at Sea in North Arabian Sea 
A CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 165 (Reinforced) (HMM-165) makes its final approach. 
 
NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Oct. 28, 2010) - An Aviation Boatswain's Mate guides a CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 165 (Reinforced) (HMM-165) as it makes its final approach to the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5). Four helicopters from HMM 165 spent ten weeks in Pakistan assisting in humanitarian relief efforts after severe flooding ravished the country. Peleliu is the command platform for the Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ian Campbell/Released)
 
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