150513-N-XB010-197 MEDITERRANEAN SEA (May 13, 2015) Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Corey Piper, from Rome, Ga., salutes to indicate he is done securing an Israeli helicopter to the flight deck so that personnel can board it during flight operations aboard USS Laboon (DDG 58) May 13, 2015. Laboon, an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, homeported in Norfolk, is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Desmond Parks/Released)