Exercise Cold Response 2022: The Role of Heavy Lift


U.S. Marines transport and receive fuel from British Royal Marines during Exercise Cold Response 2022, Elvenes Airfield, Norway, March 17, 2022.

The U.S. Marines are with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 366, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing.

The British Royal Marines are with the Commando Helicopter Force, Motor-Transport, and Mobility Troop Force. Exercise Cold Response ’22 is a biennial Norwegian national readiness and defense exercise that takes place across Norway, with participation from each of its military services, as well as from 26 additional North Atlantic Treaty Organization allied nations and regional partners.



Video by Lance Cpl. Christian Cortez and Chief Warrant Officer Bryan Nygaard

II Marine Expeditionary Force