PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 15, 2020) An MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft, assigned to the “Dragons” of Marine Medium-Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, prepares to land on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) Feb. 15, 2020. Operating as an Expeditionary Strike Force, the Navy-Marine Corps team integrates the combat power of the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group with the flexible capability of the America Expeditionary Strike Group to provide the fleet commander with a capable, credible combat force that can be deployed anywhere in the world. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Nicholas V. Huynh)
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USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) – MV-22B Osprey

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 15, 2020) An MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft, assigned to the “Dragons” of Marine Medium-Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, prepares to land on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) Feb. 15, 2020. Operating as an Expeditionary Strike Force, the Navy-Marine Corps team integrates the combat power of the Theodore [Read More …]

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 25, 2020) Ens. Travis Colomb, communications officer aboard the San Antonio class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22), uses a laser dazzler device to deter potential attack during a demonstration and familiarization course held for the ship’s division officers. USS San Diego is currently assigned to the 3rd Fleet area of operations in its homeport of San Diego. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Benjamin K. Kittleson)
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USS San Diego (LPD 22) Flare and Laser Dazzler Demonstration

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 25, 2020) Ens. Travis Colomb, communications officer aboard the San Antonio class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22), uses a laser dazzler device to deter potential attack during a demonstration and familiarization course held for the ship’s division officers. USS San Diego is currently assigned to the 3rd Fleet area of operations in its [Read More …]

200124-N-EV910-007 PEARL HARBOR (Jan. 24, 2020) Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Pearl Harbor’s logisticians discuss food deliveries alongside Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) as it prepares to take on stores to support the underway replenishment of the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group. (U.S. Navy photo by Shannon R. Haney/Released)
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Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) Onload

200124-N-EV910-007 PEARL HARBOR (Jan. 24, 2020) Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Pearl Harbor’s logisticians discuss food deliveries alongside Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) as it prepares to take on stores to support the underway replenishment of the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group. (U.S. Navy photo by Shannon R. Haney/Released)

200215-N-BT681-1191 PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 15, 2020) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) sails alongside amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6). Operating as an Expeditionary Strike Force, the Navy-Marine Corps team integrates the combat power of the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group with the flexible capability of the America Expeditionary Strike Group to provide the fleet commander with a capable, credible combat force that can be deployed anywhere in the world. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jonathan Berlier)
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USS America conducts operation with Theodore Roosevelt with carrier strike group

200215-N-BT681-1191 PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 15, 2020) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) sails alongside amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6). Operating as an Expeditionary Strike Force, the Navy-Marine Corps team integrates the combat power of the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group with the flexible capability of the America Expeditionary Strike Group to provide the fleet commander [Read More …]

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 12, 2020) Sgt. Rafal Jasielec, from Chicago, assigned to the Amphibious Reconnaissance Platoon, Maritime Raid Force views an F-35B Lightning II fighter aircraft assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) drop flares as a show of force across the bow of Henry J. Kaiser-class underway replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO-199) during a visit, board, search, and seizure drill aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Rufus Hucks)
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USS Green Bay (LPD 20) Visit Board Search Seizure (VBSS) drill

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 12, 2020) Sgt. Rafal Jasielec, from Chicago, assigned to the Amphibious Reconnaissance Platoon, Maritime Raid Force views an F-35B Lightning II fighter aircraft assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) drop flares as a show of force across the bow of Henry J. Kaiser-class underway replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO-199) during a visit, board, search, [Read More …]

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 9, 2020) A High Mobility Artillery Rocket System completes a ship to shore transfer via Landing Craft, Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 after departing San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Rufus Hucks)
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USS Green Bay (LPD 20) HIMARS Ship to Shore

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 9, 2020) A High Mobility Artillery Rocket System completes a ship to shore transfer via Landing Craft, Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 after departing San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the [Read More …]

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 12, 2020) Sailors refuel a AH-1Z Viper helicopter assigned to the Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) on the flight deck aboard Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42). Germantown, part of America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serves as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Toni Burton)
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Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) Flight Operations with AH-1Z Viper

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 12, 2020) Sailors refuel a AH-1Z Viper helicopter assigned to the Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) on the flight deck aboard Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42). Germantown, part of America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability [Read More …]

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 10, 2020) Lance Cpl. Tanner Wood, from Lakeville, Missouri, left, Lance Cpl. Eddie Reynoso, from Deltona, Florida and Sgt. Toby Clements, from Dallas, Texas, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) performs routine maintenance on an AH-1Z Viper helicopter aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Rufus Hucks)
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USS Green Bay (LPD 20) AH-1Z Viper Maintenance

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 10, 2020) Lance Cpl. Tanner Wood, from Lakeville, Missouri, left, Lance Cpl. Eddie Reynoso, from Deltona, Florida and Sgt. Toby Clements, from Dallas, Texas, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) performs routine maintenance on an AH-1Z Viper helicopter aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of [Read More …]