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USS Iwo Jima (LHD-7) is a Wasp-class amphibious assault ship. Fabrication work for Iwo Jima began at Ingalls shipyard on 3 September 1996, and the ship's keel was laid on 12 December 1997. She was launched on 4 February 2000. Here the ship arrives at Navel Weapons Station Earle for resupply.