Counter-Piracy and CTF 151

07/07/2010
Members of the U.S. Coast Guard Tactical Law Enforcement, Detachment 406 and the visit, board, search and seizure team embarked aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS San Jacinto prepare to board and inspect a skiff suspected of participating in recent pirate activity. San Jacinto is part of Combined Task Force 151,…

Rim of the Pacific 2010

07/07/2010
This slide show highlights some of the participants in this year’s Pacific-based multinational naval exercise, Rim of the Pacific which is a biennial, multinational exercise designed to strengthen regional partnerships and improve multinational interoperability. [slidepress gallery='rim-of-the-pacific-2010'] Credit: US Navy Visual News Service, June 26th, 2010 The first photo shows the…

Assault Strip

07/07/2010
Six heavy equipment operators with Marine Wing Support Squadron 274 are building an Assault Strip on Forward Operating Base (FOB) Edinburgh, Afghanistan. Credit: Marine Wing Support Squadron 274, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Fwd) Public Affairs, FOB Edinburgh, Afghanistan, June 23rd, 2010

35 Millions Pounds Of Fuel In Four Months

06/29/2010
A flight crew from the 908th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron guides a KC-10 Extender, also from the 908th EARS, for a landing at a non-disclosed base in Southwest Asia on June 2nd, 2010. [slidepress gallery='kc-10-operates-in-afghanistan'] Credit: 380th Air Expeditionary Wing, June2nd, 2010, Southwest Asia According to statistics from Mr. Yancy…