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…

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…

U.S. Air Force AC-130W Stinger II Mission Over Syria

A U.S. Air Force AC-130W Stinger II, from the 16th Expeditionary Special Operations Squadron (16th ESOS), launch to provide close air support for the Syrian Democratic Forces in Syria on July 23, 2018. The 16th ESOS is responsible for conducting close air support for special…

PEARL HARBOR (July 16, 2018)

Rear Adm. Cedric Pringle, left, commander of Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) 3, Royal Australian Navy Capt. Paul O’Grady and Commodore Ivan Ingham, commander of Combined Task Group 176, discuss over the phone the upcoming exercises with Chilean navy Commodore Pablo Niemann, combined forces maritime component…

Marine Moment

A Marine stands post during an expeditionary advisory package at forward operating base Delaram in Nimruz Province, Afghanistan, July 9, 2018. The Marine is assigned to Task Force Southwest. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Luke Hoogendam VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Marine Moment http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

Long Line

Marines patrol during a simulated helicopter raid as part of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit’s exercise at Ie Shima training facility in Okinawa, Japan, June 25, 2018. The Marines are assigned to the 5th Marines Regiment’s Fox Company, Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion. Marine Corps…

Air Force Maintainers Play Critical Role in Operation Inherent Resolve

With more than 1,000 successful missions in the last six months, the 5th Expeditionary Air Mobility Squadron, known as ‘The Jokers,’ supports Operation Inherent Resolve’s busiest aerial port in Southwest Asia. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Air Force Maintainers Play Critical Role in Operation Inherent Resolve

26th Marine Expeditionary Unit • Have Gun Will Travel

U.S. Marines under the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (26thMEU) travel aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD-7) to the U.S. 5th Fleet Area of Responsibility and conduct training operations to stay ready for combat operations. Film Credits: U.S. Marine Corps Video by Sgt….