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USS Bataan (LHD 5) brings you an EAWS minute

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USS Bataan (LHD 5) provides training to her Sailors about the Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist (EAWS) insignia. This military badge of the United States Navy which was created in March 1980. It recognizes those members of the Navy's enlisted force who have acquired the specific professional skills, knowledge, and military experience that result in qualification for service in the aviation activities of the Navy. This includes most Sailors who are trained flight deck personnel aboard amphibious assault ships, aircraft carriers, or maintenance personnel at an Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Detachment or Department or aircraft squadron. (U.S. Navy video/Released)