Engineer and Logistics Battalions Team Work in Marjah

04/02/2010
Engineer and Logistics Battalions Work Together to Fortify Infantry Battalions Positions in Marjah The heat of Marjah, Afghanistan, has turned Cpl. Alton S. Floyd's truck into a sauna. Already sweating, Floyd a wrecker operator for 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion flips the air conditioning on only to have hot, dusty, brown…

Cavalry Works With, Assists Border Guards

03/29/2010
Credit: 1st Infantry Division Headquarters, Wasit Province, Iraq, March 13th, 2010 Soldiers from Troop A, 3rd Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment emplace an Unattended Ground Sensor during a nighttime operation February 25th, 2010. The sensors allow the Iraqi Department of Border Enforcement to track potential smugglers and their routes, making sure…

Third Army Moves HETs

03/29/2010
This slide shows the movement of equipment to prepare for transfer from Kuwait after Iraqi operations. [slidepress gallery='third-army-moves-hets-march-29'] Credit: Third Army/U.S. Army Central PAO, CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait, march 9th, 2010 The first photo shows Heavy Equipment transporters waiting to be unloaded from trailers in a lot at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.…

The LCS and USCG in Joint Operations

03/15/2010
In the first two photos, Petty Officer 2nd Class Richard Goodley, an aviation ordnanceman, signals a MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter to approach the littoral combat ship USS Freedom during a vertical replenishment with the U.S. Coast Guard medium endurance cutter USCGC Campbell. The USS Freedom is conducting counter-illicit trafficking operations…

Scarface Provides Aerial Coverage for Infantry Marines

03/15/2010
This slide shows underscores the key role rotorcraft as well as other airborne assets are playing the current Afghan operation. [slidepress gallery='scarface-march-15'] The first two photos show an AH-1W "Super Cobra" helicopter with Marine Light Attack Squadron 367, Marine Aircraft Group 40, Marine Expeditionary Brigade-Afghanistan, lifting off shortly after sunrise,…