Deck Landing Qualifications Onboard the USS Essex

10/30/2017
10/30/2017: U.S. Marine Corps pilots assigned to Marine Aircraft Group 16, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, fly CH-53E Super Stallions and MV-22B Ospreys while participating in deck landing qualifications aboard the USS Essex (LHD-2) during Exercise Dawn Blitz, Oct. 21, 2017. Dawn Blitz is a scenario-driven amphibious exercise conducted between Expeditionary Strike…

Aero Hunter

01/11/2013
01/11/2013: U.S. Marines with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron (HMLA) 169, Marine Aircraft Group (MAG) 39, Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 361, MAG-16, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward) and 3rd Battalion, 9th Marines with the air interdiction force (AIF) conduct Operation Aero Hunter in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Nov. 27, 2012.…