The USS Mustin (DDG-89)experienced high winds, blinding snow storms and heavy seas during its reverse transit from Otaru, Japan. The results are these ghostly images of a seemingly frozen AEGIS equipped Arleigh Burke Class Guided Missile Destroyer.

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