Looking Back: USMC Ospreys and Harriers Aboard the HMS Illustrious

03/27/2015
03/25/2015: By Robbin Laird In 2007, the HMS Illustrious was the first non-US ship on which an Osprey was to land. I had the opportunity to be aboard one of those Ospreys and land on the ship and observe Marines working with the Royal Navy and operating their Harriers off of the…

Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training Bangladesh 2011

10/26/2011
10/26/2011: Ships from the U.S. and Bangladesh Navies transit as part of the sea phase of Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training Bangladesh 2011. [slidepress gallery='cooperation-afloat-readiness-and-training-bangladesh-2011'] Credit: USN Visual Service:09/23/2011 U.S. ships participating in this exercise include the guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd, the mine countermeasures ship USS Defender and the guided-missile…