Countering Narco-Terrorism

11/17/2010
USCG Cutter Valiant Pulls Into GTMO 11/17/2010 - The U.S. Coast Guard medium endurance class cutter USCGC Valiant pulls into Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Valiant is deployed to conduct counter narco-terrorism and migrant operations in the Caribbean region. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay is the logistical hub for all U.S.…

Ease Of Access

11/17/2010
Building the Final Test USMC Aircraft 11/17/2010 - This slide show features shots of the final test USMC aircraft being built at the Lockheed Martin facility. [slidepress gallery='building-the-final-test-usmc-aircraft-views-of-bf-5-september-2010'] Credit: Lockheed Martin, September 5th, 2010 Various shots taken in September 2010 feature the engine for the aircraft, and various shots of…

Going After Maritime Polluters

11/16/2010
Coast Guard Assists in Prosecution of Polluting Cargo Company 11/17/2010 - A major activity of the USCG is law enforcement in the maritime domain.  Here Capt. Mark P. O'Malley, the commanding officer of Coast Guard Sector Baltimore, is seen giving his remarks during a press conference held shortly after U.S.…

CH53E Super Stallion

11/07/2010
11/07/2010 - A CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter lands on USS Makin Island Oct. 4. The helicopter is part of a Special Marine Ground Task Force with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Force, which is the first amphibious landing force to embark the Makin Island. Credit: 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, October 4th,…

JASDF

11/05/2010
US Marines and JASDF Personnel Conduct Bilateral Exercise 11/05/2010 - U.S. Marines and Japanese Air Self-Defense Force personnel are taking part in an Aviation Training Relocation exercise with the goal of increasing combat readiness and interoperability between U.S. and JASDF personnel. [slidepress gallery='us-marines-and-jasdf-personnel-conduct-bilateral-exercise'] Credit photos and text: Naval Air Facility…

Super Stallions At Work

11/05/2010
Super Stallions Transport Supplies in Sindh Province 11/05/2010 - These photos show USMC forces involved in Pakistan Flood relief. Since Aug. 5, U.S. military helicopters have transported more than 12 million pounds of supplies. The U.S. Marine Corps’ 15th and 26th Marine Expeditionary Units have been operating CH-46 Sea Knight…

Falcon Air Meet 2010

11/05/2010
11/05/2010 - Falcon Air Meet is a two-week exercise bringing service members from various countries together to share doctrine and procedures, strengthen relationships, and improve regional security. A friendly competition is also a highlight of the exercise that provides unique training experiences. Royal Jordanian Air Force Brig. Gen. Yousef Al-Hnaity,…