U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18C Hornets with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 115 perform aerial refueling with a KC-130J Super Hercules, attached to Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152, off the coast of Japan, April 28, 2020. F/A-18C Hornets refuel in the air to increase their operational range and enhance the Marine…

A Virtual Tour of the USS Gerald R. Ford: Episode 3

In this episode of The House of Wolverine Lt. Donny James, Ford's advanced weapons elevator officer, talks about the ship's advanced weapons elevators and differences between Ford-class and Nimitz-class weapons handling. ATLANTIC OCEAN 06.06.2020 Video by Chief Petty Officer RJ Stratchko USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) In an article…

Scan Eagle in Iraq

U.S. civilian contractors launch a ScanEagle unmanned aerial system at Al Asad, Iraq, Mar. 4, 2020. The UAS provides capabilities ranging from intelligence and reconnaissance to surveillance flight capabilities. (U.S. Army video by Spc. Derek Mustard) 03.04.2020 Video by Spc. Derek Mustard Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve

MH-60R Training with HMAS Adelaide

MH-60R helicopter 'NOMAD' conducts essential aviation training with HMAS Adelaide at sunset off the coast of Queensland. As the Royal Australian Navy’s designated High Readiness Vessel, HMAS Adelaide has been conducting helicopter flight trials and amphibious training off the coast of Queensland to ensure the ship and crew remain ready…

Hypersonic Tests

The test team of the 846th Test Squadron, 704th Test Group, Holloman Air Force Base conduct a test simulation at the Holloman High Speed Test Track April 23, 2020. The test was to evaluate key hypersonic braking technologies and enhanced workforce readiness for future hypersonic weapons tests. 04.23.2020 Video by…

SPMAGTF Operating from a FARP

U.S. Marines with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron (VMGR) 352, assigned to the Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2, conduct a Forward Aerial Refueling Point (FARP) operation in the US Central Command area of responsibility, April 30, 2020. The SPMAGTF-CR-CC is a crisis response force, prepared…