PACIFIC OCEAN (June 19, 2018)

Chief Boatswain’s Mate Thania Shirley holds Engineman 2nd Class Bryson Isaac Ostrander, both assigned to Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 3, during the launch of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) aboard a Mark VI patrol boat during a UAV training exercise conducted by Coastal Riverine Group…

GULF OF THAILAND (June 18, 2018)

Fire Controlmen 2nd Class Treveion Thorn, left, and Katherine Swol fire a .50-caliber machine gun aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) during a live-fire gunnery exercise with Royal Thai Navy vessels in support of Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Thailand 2018. The…

Face of Defense: Former Monk Trades Robes for Air Force Uniform

After spending 18 years as a Thai Buddhist monk, Air Force Airman 1st Class Kornkawee Rue Art traded his robes for a uniform in his continual pursuit of a life bigger than himself; one of meaning and purpose. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Face of Defense:…

School Performance

Petty Officer 2nd Class Emily Kershaw performs for local children at Ban Charknok primary school during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training Thailand 2018 at Pattaya, Thailand, June 13, 2018. Kershaw is assigned to the U.S. 7th Fleet Band. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class…

Rowing Resolve

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Susan Guzowski competes in the 2018 Department of Defense Warrior Games indoor rowing competition at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., June 9, 2018. DoD photo by EJ Hersom VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Rowing Resolve http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

Shot Shock

Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Esther Stevenson tumbles while taking a shot during a sled hockey exhibition for the 2018 Department of Defense Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., June 7, 2018. DoD photo by EJ Hersom VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Shot Shock http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

Leadership Is About Service, Vice Chairman Tells NDU Graduates

The National Defense University’s Class of 2018 is part of a network that’s unique in its interagency, joint and combined composition, Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the graduates. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Leadership Is About…