R2-D2 Celebrating the New Year

Happy New Year, MO readers!

The close-in weapons system fired from the deck of the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin during a training exercise. Chosin is the flagship of CTF-151, a multinational task force established to conduct counter-piracy operations off the coast of Somalia. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel Edgington)