U.S. Marine with Co. B, 3d Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, conceal a light armored vehicle during exercise Steel Knight/Dawn Blitz (SK/DB 21) at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California, Dec. 6, 2020. Exercise SK/DB 21 provides effective and intense training in an expeditionary environment to ensure 1st Marine Division remains lethal, combat-ready, interoperable, and [Read More …]
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Troy Yanez (left), a mortarman with weapons platoon, Co.B, 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, teaches Marines about the M67 Sight Unit during exercise Steel Knight/Dawn Blitz 21 (SK/DB 21) at Marine Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, California, Dec. 8, 2020. Exercise SK/DB 21 provides effective and intense training in an expeditionary environment [Read More …]
U.S. Navy Sailors with Beach Master Unit 1 and Marines with 5th Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, load an MK37 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Resupply Vehicle onto a Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) while aboard the Landing Platform Dock (LPD) 27 USS Portland during Exercise Steel Knight/Dawn Blitz (SK/DB) 21 off the shore of San Clemente [Read More …]
British Brigadier Nathan Sempala-Ntege , the 82nd Airborne Division Deputy Commanding General for Plans, respectively, jumps from a UH-60 Black Hawk onto Sicily Drop Zone at Fort Bragg, N.C., December 3, 2020.
U.S. Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 371, Marine Aircraft Group 13, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, set up a forward arming and refueling point (FARP) on San Clemente Island, California
U.S. Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 371, Marine Aircraft Group 13, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, set up a forward arming and refueling point (FARP) on San Clemente Island, Calif., Dec. 3rd, 2020. This training showed the capabilities of MWSS-371 employing multiple FARP locations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lt. Charles C. Allen)
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Joshua Williams, a radio operator with Communications Company, Combat Logistics Regiment 37, 3rd Marine Logistics Group (MLG), sets up a radio during a 3rd Supply Battalion field exercise at Camp Schwab, December 6, 2020, Okinawa, Japan. 3rd MLG, based out of Okinawa, Japan, is a forward deployed combat unit that serves as III Marine Expeditionary Force’s [Read More …]
U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Elliott Snelgrove, an F/A-18 Hornet pilot with Marine Fighter attack Squadron (VMFA) 312 inspects an F/A-18D Hornet at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Dec 4, 2020. Marines with VMFA-312 provided close air support to Marines with 3rd Marine Division during training at Combined Arms Training Center (CATC) Camp Fuji. CATC Camp Fuji is a Marine [Read More …]
U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, prepare to move their M109 Paladin at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Dec. 4, 2020.
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Angelica Range, munitions systems technician with the 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron, guides a bomb rack unit equipped with four GBU-39 small diameter bombs into position at the munitions storage area on Al Udeid Air Base, Nov. 27, 2020. Many munitions Airmen at Al Udeid AB hail from Air Mobility Command bases where their primary function [Read More …]
A Soldier assigned to 1-102D Infantry Regiment (Mountain) conducts her first new M4 CBRN qualification table at Fort Dix, N.J. on Dec. 4, 2020. The unit was conducting pre-mobilization training ahead of a scheduled deployment. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Capt. Dave Pytlik.