US Amphibious Ship Works with Liberian Coast Guard

06/17/2010
USS Gunston Hall is on a scheduled deployment in West Africa in support of Africa Partnership Station West, an international initiative developed by Naval Forces Europe and Naval Forces Africa that aims to improve maritime safety and security in West and Central Africa. [slidepress gallery='us-amphibious-ship-works-with-liberian-coast-guard'] Credit: USS Gunston Hall, Monrovia,…

Dawn Blitz

06/13/2010
Amphibious assault vehicles transporting Marines from the 1st Battalion, 7th Marines land at Red Beach at Camp Pendleton as helicopters from Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 465 fly overhead during exercise Dawn Blitz. The exercise is a series of amphibious operations involving Sailors and Marines to reinvigorate the core competency of…

A Training Readiness Mission at the Al Sahra Air Base

05/21/2010
A key element of the transition in Iraq is training Iraqis for the missions they will need to fulfill in providing for internal security and self defense.  This slide show focuses upon USAF and Iraqi training to build up Iraqi AF capabilities. [slidepress gallery='a-training-readiness-mission-at-the-al-sahra-air-base'] Credit: Joint Combat Camera Center Iraq,…