USMC Ospreys in Oz for Talisman Sabre 2019


In these photos, MV-22B Osprey aircraft are seen flying over the Rockhampton Showground pavilion as a display put on for the Rockhampton Open Day as part of Talisman Sabre 2019.

Talisman Sabre 2019 (TS19) is a bilateral combined Australian and United States (US) training activity.

TS19 is designed to practice our respective military services and associated agencies in planning and conducting Combined and Joint Task Force operations, and improve the combat readiness and interoperability between Australian and US forces.

TS19 will be the eighth iteration of the exercise and consists of a Field Training Exercise incorporating force preparation (logistic) activities, amphibious landings, land force manoeuvre, urban operations, air operations, maritime operations and Special Forces activities.

The featured photo has been digitally altered.

The photos are credited to the Australian Department of Defence.