Marines assigned to Force Reconnaissance Platoon, Maritime Raid Force, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, conduct military freefall parachute operations from UH-60 Black Hawks assigned to Alpha Company, 1-189th General Support Aviation Battalion from the Montana Army National Guard in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility, Sept. 5, 2013. The 26th MEU is a Marine Air-Ground Task Force forward-deployed to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility aboard the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group serving as a sea-based, expeditionary crisis response force capable of conducting amphibious operations across the full range of military operations.
(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Christopher Q. Stone/Released)
Senior Airman Larry Webster, 774th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron loadmaster, scans for potential threats using night vision goggles after completing a cargo airdrop in Ghazni Province, Afghanistan, Oct. 7, 2013. Webster, a Lyons, Colo. native, is deployed from Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark.
(USAF Photo/Master Sgt. Ben Bloker)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (Oct. 11, 2013) Newport News Shipbuilding floods Dry Dock 12 to float the first in class aircraft carrier, Pre-Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joshua J. Wahl/Released) 131011-N-KK576-015
U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Shelby Johnson, squad leader, Company C, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, observes the area around Forward Operating Base Torkham while wearing the new Capability Set 13 communications suite. (No credited photographer)
KOGE BAY, Greenland –An Air Greenland helicopter pilot positions a sling load of essential supplies over a designated drop site on a glacier near Koge Bay, Greenland, Aug. 4, 2013. The two Air Greenland pilots transported both personnel and 15 sling loads of gear to the campsite and excavation site. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jetta H. Disco.
Posted on October 18th, 2013 by dd-sgc
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