While snowing, Navy and Marine Officers salute during the Commissioning Ceremony for the USS Anchorage LPD 23 in Anchorage, Alaska on Saturday, May 4, 2013. The crew now become "Plankowners".
The USS Anchorage rounds Pt Woronzof on her way to the Commissioning Ceremony in Anchorage, Alaska. On deck is an MV-22 Osprey and CH-26 Sea Knight helicopter.
The USS Anchorage travels between Pt Woronzof and Mt Susitna (Sleeping Lady) after a Commissioning Ceremony in Anchorage, Alaska. She is headed to her home port of San Diego. On deck is an MV-22 Osprey and CH-26 Sea Knight helicopter.
USS Anchorage Commissioning Ceremony at the Port of Anchorage May 4, 2013.