PHILIPPINE SEA (Mar. 10, 2020) Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Colin Ramirez, from San Antonio, Texas, braces Logistics Specialist 3rd Class Seth Southwell, from Lewisville, Texas, as Southwell fires a .50-caliber machine gun aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Mustin (DDG 89). Mustin is underway conducting operations in support of security and stability in the Indo-Pacific while assigned to Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15, the Navy’s largest forward-deployed DESRON and the U.S. 7th Fleet’s principal surface force. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cody Beam)
Pfc. Ealaiud Salas, 31, Bravo Company, 832nd Ordnance Battalion, examines a part on the M3P .50 caliber heavy machine gun as directed by his instructor during the 94T Short Range Air Defense System Repairer Course training Aug. 12 at Boyd Hall.
200310-N-KW492-0216 PHILIPPINE SEA (Mar. 10, 2020) Gunner’s Mate 3rd Class Demarcus Gatison, from Vallejo, Ca., fires an MK38 25mm machine gun during live-fire weapons training aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67). Shiloh is forward-deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations in support of security and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass [Read More …]
200301-N-NK931-1004 PHILIPPINE SEA (Mar. 1 2020) The guided-missile destroyer JS Sawagiri (DD 157) sails in formation behind the Arleigh-Burke class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) during the U.S.-Japan Bilateral Advanced Warfighting Training exercise. BAWT improves interoperability between the U.S. and Japanese forces. This exercise enhances the ability of the U.S. Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force to work together [Read More …]