2nd Marine Aircraft Wing on an Exercise

08/29/2011
08/26/2011: During the week of August 21, 2011, the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing is conducting an exercise to work on close air support and surge operations. Some of the participants are the from the Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 224, stationed at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, SC and the…

Tiger Cruise

08/17/2011
08/17/2011: Tiger cruise as USS Enterprise returns home. [slidepress gallery='tiger-cruise'] Credit: USN Visual Service:07/14/2011 The first photo shows an F/A-18F Super Hornet shakes off a vapor cloud during a flight demonstration as part of a tiger cruise. Enterprise embarked 1,500 friends and family on the way to homeport at Naval…

Riverines train with Dutch marines

08/16/2011
08/16/2011: Riverines train with Dutch marines [slidepress gallery='riverines-train-with-dutch-marines'] Credit: Navy Expeditionary Combat Command:07/07/2011 In the first photo, Riverine Squadron 3 sailors lift a Dutch craft out of the water to perform basic maintenance, July 8. Sailors from RIVRON 3 are cross-training with elements of the Royal Netherlands Marine Corps and…

Air Force C-5 delivers Marine Helo’s in Djibouti

08/11/2011
08/11/2011: In these photos, Marines from Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 464, stationed at Camp Lemonnier, Combined Joint Task Force - Horn Africa, Djibouti, prepare to unload a Marine CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter, July 14, from an Air Force Reserve Command C-5B, assigned to the 439th Airlift Wing, Westover Air Reserve…

31st MEU and the ADF

08/05/2011
The 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit is participating with the ADF in Talisman Sabre 2011, which strengthens military-to-military relations and increases theater security cooperation between the two partner nations. 08/05/2011 [slidepress gallery='31-meu-preparations'] Credit: Talisman Sabre 2011:07/12/2011 In the first photo, the sun sets here on the first official day of Exercise…

Replenishing an LSD at Sea

08/01/2011
08/01/2011 - The Whidbey Island is deployed as part of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group, supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation effort in the U.S. 6th fleet area of responsibility. [slidepress gallery='replenishing-an-lsd-at-sea'] Credit: U.S. Naval Forces Europe, 6th Fleet Public Affairs: 07/01/2011 In the first photo, Lt. Nicholas…

Osprey Training

07/28/2011
07/27/2011: Osprey Training [slidepress gallery='osprey-training'] Credit: 1st Marine Logistics Group: 07/18/2011 In the first photo, Landing Support Marines with Headquarters and Support Company, Combat Logistics Battalion 1, Combat Logistics Regiment 1, 1st Marine Logistics Group, attach an external cargo load to a V-22 Osprey at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat…

USS Chung-Hoon in the Philippines

07/24/2011
07/24/2011: USS Chung-Hoon in the Philippines [slidepress gallery='uss-chung'] Credit: USN Visual Service:06/28/2011 In the first photo, Sailors man the rails as the guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon arrives in Puerto Princesa to participate in Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training Philippines 2011. CARAT is a series of bilateral exercises held annually in…