200627-M-KE756-1138 ATLANTIC OCEAN (June 27, 2020) Cpl. Daniel Galloway, rifleman, assigned to Fox Company, Battalion Landing Team 2/8, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), fast-ropes out of a CH-53E Super Stallion onto the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) June 27, 2020. 26th MEU is conducting operations in U.S. 6th Fleet in support of regional allies and partners, and U.S. national security interests in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Tanner Seims/Released)
U.S. Navy

26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) fast-ropes

200627-M-KE756-1138 ATLANTIC OCEAN (June 27, 2020) Cpl. Daniel Galloway, rifleman, assigned to Fox Company, Battalion Landing Team 2/8, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), fast-ropes out of a CH-53E Super Stallion onto the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) June 27, 2020. 26th MEU is conducting operations in U.S. 6th Fleet in support of regional allies [Read More …]

2006015-M-MV109-1049 SUEZ CANAL (June 15, 2020) The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) and the dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS William McLain (T-AKE 12) transit the Suez Canal June 15, 2020. The Bataan Amphibious Ready Group, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and Pacific through the Western Indian Ocean and three critical chokepoints to the free flow of global commerce. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Patricia A. Morris)
U.S. Marine Corps

USS New York transits Suez Canal

2006015-M-MV109-1049 SUEZ CANAL (June 15, 2020) The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) and the dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS William McLain (T-AKE 12) transit the Suez Canal June 15, 2020. The Bataan Amphibious Ready Group, with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to [Read More …]

200515-N-GR168-1010 ARABIAN GULF (May 15, 2020) Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Fuels) 3rd Class Tyler Strohl, assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), communicates with the ship’s combat control center during a live-fire exercise aboard New York, May 15, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the Western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lyle Wilkie)
U.S. Navy

Sailors take part in a live-fire exercise

200515-N-GR168-1010 ARABIAN GULF (May 15, 2020) Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Fuels) 3rd Class Tyler Strohl, assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), communicates with the ship’s combat control center during a live-fire exercise aboard New York, May 15, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed [Read More …]

200502-N-GR168-1410 ARABIAN GULF (May 2, 2020) An AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter, attached to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365 (Reinforced), flies near the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), May 2, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the Western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lyle Wilkie)
U.S. Navy

USS New York takes part in Boat operations.

200502-N-GR168-1410 ARABIAN GULF (May 2, 2020) An AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter, attached to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365 (Reinforced), flies near the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), May 2, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th [Read More …]

200318-N-GR168-1111 RED SEA (March 18, 2020) An AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter, attached to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365, takes off from on the flight deck aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), March 18, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the Western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lyle Wilkie)
U.S. Navy

USS New York Sailors take part in flight operations

200318-N-GR168-1111 RED SEA (March 18, 2020) An AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter, attached to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365, takes off from on the flight deck aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), March 18, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is [Read More …]

200113-N-GR168-1200 RED SEA (Jan. 13, 2020) Marines assigned to the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Maritime Raid Force operate an 11-meter Rigid-Hulled Inflatable Boat (RHIB) near the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) during a visit, board, search and seizure drill. New York is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the Western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lyle Wilkie)
U.S. Navy

A 11-meter NSW boat transit in the Red Sea

200113-N-GR168-1200 RED SEA (Jan. 13, 2020) Marines assigned to the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Maritime Raid Force operate an 11-meter Rigid-Hulled Inflatable Boat (RHIB) near the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) during a visit, board, search and seizure drill. New York is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval [Read More …]

200309-N-GR168-1143 ARABIAN SEA (March 9, 2020) An AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter, attached to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365 (Reinforced), flies near the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), March 9, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the Western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lyle Wilkie)
U.S. Navy

Sailors take part in flight operations

200309-N-GR168-1143 ARABIAN SEA (March 9, 2020) An AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter, attached to the Blue Knights of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 365 (Reinforced), flies near the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), March 9, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th [Read More …]

200224-N-GR168-1270 ARABIAN GULF (Feb. 24, 2020) Sailors assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) operate an 11-meter Naval Special Warfare Rigid Inflatable Boat in , the Arabian Gulf, Feb. 24, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the Western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lyle Wilkie)
U.S. Navy

Bataan Amphibious Ready Group (BATARG) transits through the Strait of Hormuz

200224-N-GR168-1270 ARABIAN GULF (Feb. 24, 2020) Sailors assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) operate an 11-meter Naval Special Warfare Rigid Inflatable Boat in , the Arabian Gulf, Feb. 24, 2020. New York, with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and with embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of [Read More …]