Face of Defense: Air Guardsman Earns Air Force Academy Appointment

Air Force Airman 1st Class Jasmine Griffith, a client systems technician in the Washington Air National Guard’s 194th Communications Flight, has been selected to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Face of Defense: Air Guardsman Earns Air…

Patriot Work

A UH-60 Black Hawk maintenance technician checks the tail rotor during pre-flight maintenance checks at the Ralph Wien Memorial Airport in Kotzebue, Alaska, April 14, 2018. Military personnel accomplished critical mission training. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Rashard Coaxum VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Patriot…

ARTA, Djibouti (March 13, 2018)

Electronics Technician 2nd Class Gerald Sims, left, line coaches Boatswain’s Mate 2nd Class Michael Montgomer, during a Task Group (TG) 68.6 crew served weapons qualification with the M2HB .50-caliber machine gun. TG-68.6 is forward-deployed to the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations, conducting joint and…

BOSPHORUS STRAIT (Feb. 17, 2018)

Sonar Technician Surface 3rd Class Seth Chopper Nikki Benak and Sonar Technician Surface Surface 3rd Class Antony Bey man a .50 caliber machine gun aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) as the ship transits the Bosphorus Straits, Feb, 17, 2018. Carney,…

Al-Taqaddum Training

A Marine Corps explosive ordnance disposal technician supporting Operation Inherent Resolve talks to partnered forces during counter improvised explosive device training at Al-Taqaddum, Iraq, Jan. 31, 2018. Army photo by Spc. Shannon Westpfahl VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Al-Taqaddum Training http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

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180130-N-MJ135-1031 ARABIAN GULF (Jan. 30, 2018) Aviation Electronics Technician 3rd Class Sarah Griffin, bottom, and Aviation Electronics Technician 3rd Class Edward Heck inspect an electrical panel in preparation for a phase inspection on an F/A-18F Super Hornet, assigned to the Fighting Redcocks of Strike Fighter…

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180118-N-NM917-194 YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan. 18, 2018) Electronics Technician 3rd Class Jason Keklak, left, demonstrates how to properly tie off during working aloft qualification training on the superstructure of the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19). Blue Ridge is in an extensive maintenance…

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180108-N-RG482-258 NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain (Jan. 8, 2018) Cryptologic Technician (Collection) 2nd Class Jennifer Connelly mans the rails aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) as the ship gets underway from Rota, Spain. Ross, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its sixth…

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180104-N-NG033-3044 ARABIAN GULF (Jan. 4, 2018) Hull Maintenance Technician 2nd Class Ryann Galbraith brazes piping aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Theodore Roosevelt and its carrier strike group are deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime…

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171227-N-NM806-0066 PACIFIC OCEAN (Dec. 27, 2017) Fireman Leasure Torin and Hull Technician 1st Class Craig Ryan weld a railing aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1). Wasp is transiting to Sasebo, Japan to conduct a turnover with the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6)…