Assault Strip

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

Convoying Medical Supplies in Afghanistan

An Operational Detachment Alpha Team prepares to roll out for a Medical engagement in Khakrez, Afghanistan. They load up medical supplies and check vehicles, while the Afghanistan National Army joins the convoy for increased security. [slidepress gallery='convoying-medical-supplies-in-afghanistan'] The first two photos show a quick stop from a medical convoy heading…

Going West

Marines Establish New Contacts in Unchartered Territory West of Helmand River Marines from Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, inserted along the unchartered western portion of the Helmand River Valley to conduct patrols and key leader engagements as part of Operation Ozark Mountain, June 14th, 2010. [slidepress gallery='marines-establish-new-contacts-in-unchartered-territory-west-of-helmand-river'] Credit:…

35 Millions Pounds Of Fuel In Four Months

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…