Multi-national relief aid in Tacloban during Operation Damayan

11/16/2013
11/16/2013: Members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spearheaded the relief efforts in Tacloban and surrounding areas by having disaster teams on-hand even before the super typhoon hit.  Multi-national forces soon fell into supporting roles to the AFP, and one week later groups and military representatives from across…

Chinese Navy Ships Visit Pearl Harbor

09/08/2013
09/08/2013: Three ships from the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy visited Pearl Harbor, Hawaii from September 6th through the 9th. The visiting ships are the Qingdao, a Luhu-class destroyer, the Linyi, Jiangkai-class frigate, and the Hongzehu, a Fuqing-class fleet oiler. The ships are in Pearl Harbor for a military-to-military relationship…

Marine Attack, Transport Helicopters over Hawaiian Islands

08/25/2013
08/25/2013: An AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter and UH-1Y Huey helicopter fly off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii, toward Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, during maintenance and readiness flights, June 13, 2013. [slidepress gallery='cobra'] Credit: Marine Corps Base Hawaii – Kaneohe Bay: 6/13/13 The training was designed to challenge aircraft…

Hawaii F-22 Squadrons in Sortie Generation Exercise

04/09/2013
04/09/2013: F-22s flown by the Hawaii Air National Guard's 199th Fighter Squadron and the active duty Air Force's 19th Fighter Squadron take off during an early morning 14-ship sortie rotation. The squadrons launched and recovered a record number of sorties, which is the most executed by these squadrons on a…

Hawaii F-22 Squadrons Launch Record Number of Sorties

04/09/2013
04/09/2013: F-22’s flown by the Hawaii Air National Guard’s 199th Fighter Squadron and the active duty Air Force’s 19th Fighter Squadron take off during an early morning 14-ship sortie rotation. The squadrons launched and recovered a record number of sorties which is the most executed by these squadrons on a…

Hawaii Based F-22s

01/31/2013
12/09/2012:Hawaii-based F-22 b-roll of maintenance ops, taxing, taking off, landing, conducting pre-flight ops, and various shots of the aircraft itself. The F-22 is a core asset in any Pacific strategy.  As the F-35s get added to the mix, the USAF will have a high-high mix of 5th generation aircraft. http://sldinfo.wpstage.net/the-prc-claim-to-super-power-status-and-the-f-22-not-so-fast/…

KBAY Beach Landing, Part 1

09/11/2012
09/11/2012: Kaneohe Marine Corps Base - Hawaii (Aug. 1, 2012) Marine Amphibious Assault Vehicles storm KBAY beach as the final training exercise during the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2012.Twenty-two nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are in RIMPAC exercise from June…

CH-53E Super Stallions Flying in Formation

02/03/2012
02/03/2012: Three CH-53E Super Stallion helicopters fly in formation before landing at Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay during a training mission in the area on Jan. 20, 2012.The helicopters are with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463. Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 363 is also stationed at Marine Corps Base Hawaii.…