Dec 8, 2009

Sgt. Lester Ward from 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit spreads out the balloon portion of the Combat SkySat High Altitude Operations Payload system during a lofted communications exercise aboard Camp Lejeune, NC, Dec. 8, 2009. By floating relay equipment on a balloon, SkySat can extend the range of military radios from four miles up to hundreds of miles. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Danielle M. Bacon)::r::::n:: ::r::::n::

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