U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon patrol aircraft search for MH370

04/22/2014
04/22/2014: PERTH Australia (April, 2014) U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon patrol aircraft assigned to Patrol Squadron (VP) 16, operate out of Perth Airport, Australia, to fly missions over the Indian Ocean in support of the international effort to locate Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. The aircraft's advanced radar capabilities allow the crew…

LCAC Landing at Onslow Beach

03/14/2014
03/14/2014: A U.S. Navy landing craft, air cushion with the Amphibious Assault Unit 4 brings U.S. Marines and equipment with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) to the beach during a beach assault at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 4, 2013.  The MEU recently completed the Composite Training…

The USS Bataan ARG Prepares for Deployment

02/14/2014
02/14/2014: When these photos were shot in mid-December 2013, the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit was taking part in the Composite Training Unit Exercise in preparation for its scheduled 2014 deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group. [slidepress gallery='the-uss-bataan-arg-prepares-for-deployment']  Credit:22nd Marine…

Arleigh Burke Destroyers to Rota Spain

02/03/2014
02/03/2014: The Spanish navy is a major allied navy, which deploys the Aegis system.  Now US Navy ships are coming to Spain as well to join in the effort.  According to a story by Steven Beardsley in a January 31, 2014 Stars and Stripes story:  The first of four U.S.…

USS Bataan Conducts Replenishment at Sea

01/04/2014
01/04/2013: U.S. Marines with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and U.S. Navy Sailors with the USS Bataan (LHD 5) support a replenishment at sea off the East Coast Nov. 6, 2013. At the time of the video, the 22nd MEU was taking part in the Amphibious Ready Group (ARG)/MEU…

Complex Missile Defense Test: A System of Systems Appraoch in Action

12/23/2013
12/23/2013: The Missile Defense Agency (MDA), U.S. Army Soldiers from the 94th and 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command (AAMDC); U.S. Navy sailors aboard the USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) and airmen from the 613th Air and Space Operations Center successfully conducted the largest, most complex missile defense flight test…

Jets of Mountain Roundup Exercise

10/21/2013
10/21/2013: A U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle takes off at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, Oct. 16, 2013. The flight was part of Mountain Roundup, a massive multi-service, multi-national exercise. [slidepress gallery='jets-of-mountain-roundup'] Credit:366th Fighter Wing:10/19/13  In the third photo, a Singapore air force F-15SG Strike Eagle takes off…

CARAT Malaysia 2013

08/22/2013
08/22/2013: CARAT Malaysia 2013 [slidepress gallery='carat-malaysia-2013'] Credit: Navy Media Content Services: 6/20/13 In the first four photos, U.S. Marines and sailors assigned to 1st Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, attached to Combat Assault Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force, conduct an amphibious raid exercise with the Royal Malaysian…