USMMA Cadet using a sextant for celestial navigation

John Konrad
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September 10, 2016

USMMA Cadet using a sextant for celestial navigation

160903-N-PD309-521 PHILIPPINE SEA (Sept. 3, 2016) Midshipman 2nd Class Benjamin Sam, a student at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, fixes the ship’s position using a sextant aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65). Benfold is on patrol with Carrier Strike Group 5 in the Philippine Sea supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Deven Leigh Ellis/Released)

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