200212-N-BZ485-0181 NORFOLK, Va. (Feb. 12, 2020) A developmental, early variant of the Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle (CUSV) autonomously conducts maneuvers on the Elizabeth River during its demonstration during Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2020 at Naval Station Norfolk. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Rebekah M. Rinckey/Released)
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A developmental, early variant of the Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle (CUSV) autonomously conducts maneuvers

200212-N-BZ485-0181 NORFOLK, Va. (Feb. 12, 2020) A developmental, early variant of the Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle (CUSV) autonomously conducts maneuvers on the Elizabeth River during its demonstration during Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2020 at Naval Station Norfolk. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Rebekah M. Rinckey/Released)

200204-N-JT254-0126 PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 04, 2020) Sailors aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Princeton (CG 59) refuel an MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the "Battlecats" of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM-73). Princeton is currently underway conducting routine operations. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Christopher R. Jahnke)
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USS Princeton Conduct Flight Operations

200204-N-JT254-0126 PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 04, 2020) Sailors aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Princeton (CG 59) refuel an MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the “Battlecats” of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM-73). Princeton is currently underway conducting routine operations. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Christopher R. Jahnke)

191105-N-DX868-2614 GULF OF TADJOURA (November 5, 2019) Sailors assigned to Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 1 conduct Anti-Terrorism Force Protection (ATFP) operations in the Gulf of Tadjoura. CRS-1 is forward-deployed with Combined Task Group 68.6 at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. The Coastal Riverine Force is a core Navy capability that provides port and harbor security, high value asset security, and maritime security operation in the coastal and inland waterways. (U.S. Navy photo by Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Kenji Shiroma/Released)
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U.S. Navy CRS-1 Patrol Boat in the Gulf of Tadjoura

191105-N-DX868-2614 GULF OF TADJOURA (November 5, 2019) Sailors assigned to Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 1 conduct Anti-Terrorism Force Protection (ATFP) operations in the Gulf of Tadjoura. CRS-1 is forward-deployed with Combined Task Group 68.6 at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. The Coastal Riverine Force is a core Navy capability that provides port and harbor security, high value asset security, and maritime security [Read More …]

200211-N-ZZ513-1048 PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 11, 2020) An MV22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft flies above the flight deck of Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) for an air assault demonstration as part of Iron Fist 2020, Feb. 11. Iron Fist is an annual exercise designed to enhance the U.S. and Japanese forces’ ability to plan, communicate and conduct combined amphibious operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Natalie M. Byers)
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Air Assault Exercise at Iron Fist 2020

200211-N-ZZ513-1048 PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 11, 2020) An MV22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft flies above the flight deck of Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) for an air assault demonstration as part of Iron Fist 2020, Feb. 11. Iron Fist is an annual exercise designed to enhance the U.S. and Japanese forces’ ability to plan, communicate and conduct [Read More …]

200209-N-NN369-1386 PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 9, 2019) – A CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter from the “Warhorse” of Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 465 takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious transport dock ship USS Portland (LPD 27) to simulate an air assault on San Clemente Island, California, during Exercise Iron Fist 2020. Iron Fist is an annual exercise designed to enhance the U.S. and Japanese forces’ ability to plan, communicate and conduct combined amphibious operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jessica Paulauskas)
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CH-53E Air Assault Aboard Portland

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 9, 2019) – A CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter from the “Warhorse” of Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 465 takes off from the flight deck of the amphibious transport dock ship USS Portland (LPD 27) to simulate an air assault on San Clemente Island, California, during Exercise Iron Fist 2020. Iron Fist is an annual exercise designed to [Read More …]