Arizona National Guard Assists Border Patrol With Capture

An Arizona National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crew helps Border Patrol agents interdict illegal activity near Sasabe, AZ on August 13, 2018. National Guard helicopters joined Operation Guardian Support to assist Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents with transport capabilities in remote and rugged areas…

USAF F-15C Eagles Protect Iceland’s Airspace (AUG 2018)

F-15C Eagle fighter jets and 280 personnel assigned to the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron from RAF Lakenheath take over the NATO Icelandic Air Policing Mission in August 2018. Icelandic Air Policing or Icelandic Air Surveillance, is a NATO operation conducted to patrol Iceland’s airspace. NATO…

MV-22 Osprey Takeoff & Landing on Aircraft Carrier

A MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft, assigned to Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (HX-21), conducts touch-and-go flight operations aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN-77), in the Atlantic Ocean on August 1, 2018. Film Credits: U.S. Navy Video by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class…

The Bone • B-1B Bomber Maintenance Ops At Al Udeid Air Base

Nicknamed “the backbone of the bone”, U.S. Air Force maintainers from Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota work 24 hours, 7 days a week, servicing and inspecting the B-1B Lancer bomber aircraft. They put in hundreds of thousands of manpower hours during deployments to Al…

Pararescuemen & Marines Make High Altitude Jump

U.S. Air Force Pararescuemen assigned to the 82nd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron and U.S. Marines assigned to Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa, conduct high-altitude-low-opening training from a U.S. Marine Corps KC-130J Hercules at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti on July 21, 2018. Film Credits: U.S. Air…

Air Assault Exercise • Dropping In On An Enemy Held Town

German, Georgian, Ukrainian and U.S. soldiers conduct a Combined Field Training Exercise on August 6, 2018 at Vaziani Training Area in the country of Georgia, as part of operation Noble Partner 18. Film Credits: Video by Spc. Austin Lockhart, Spc. Arrian Matos, SPC Deomontez Duncan,…

Forward Arming And Refueling Point Ops • U.S. Marines

U.S. Marines conduct Forward Arming and Refueling Point (FARP) operations with C-130 Hercules and F/A-18 Hornet planes, and AH-1Z Viper and UH-1Y Venom helicopters. Unit – Marine Wing Support Squadron 373 (MWSS-373). Film Credits: U.S. Marine Corps Video by Sgt. Charnelle Smith and Sgt. Dominic…

USAF At RAF Lakenheath (2018) • F-16 & F-15 Fighter Jets

The 510th Fighter Squadron Flight Training Deployment (F-16CM Fighting Falcons) was deployed to RAF Lakenheath. Also stationed at RAF Lakenheath are F-15C Eagles and F-15E Strike Eagles from the 48th Fighter Wing. RAF Lakenheath is a Royal Air Force station in England, that as an…