Tuesday, March 30, 2010

F/A-18 Super Hornet


PACIFIC OCEAN (March 27, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet embarked aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) breaks the sound barrier during a flight demonstration for Peruvian visitors. Carl Vinson is underway off the coast of Peru supporting Southern Seas 2010, a U.S. Southern Command-directed operation that provides U.S. and international forces the opportunity to operate in a multi-national environment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Adrian White/Released)

Sunday, March 28, 2010

AV-8B Harrier


An AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor (VMM) 162 (Reinforced) participates in a hover exercise off the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Nassau (LHA 4).

Saturday, March 27, 2010

F/A-18 Super Hornet


PACIFIC OCEAN (March 25, 2010) An F/A-18 Super Hornet maneuvers during a flight demonstration for Peruvian visitors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway off the coast of Peru supporting Southern Seas 2010, a major component of the Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command Partnership of the Americas maritime engagement strategy and theater security cooperation activities. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Adrian White/Released)

Friday, March 26, 2010

31st Marine Expeditionary Unit


Marines with Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines(BLT 2/7), 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), discuss a movement plan during a simulated helicopter raid at landing zone Dodo, March 24. The MEU conducted a tactical offload consisting of a mechanized raid, boat raid, helicopter raid and a humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HA/DR) exercise. This is the first time that the MEU conducted a tactical offload in Okinawa, Japan. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Michael A. Bianco)

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Freestyle Motocross


EL CENTRO, Calif. (March 13, 2010) The freestyle motocross team "Metal Mulisha" performs at the El Centro Air Show. The El Centro air show is the first of 35 air shows in the Blue Angels 2010 season. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arif Patani/Released)

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)


STRAIT OF MAGELLAN (March 15, 2010) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) performs tactical maneuvering exercises with the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) and the Chilean navy Sa'ar 4-class fast-attack craft Angamos and Casma. Carl Vinson and Bunker Hill are supporting Southern Seas 2010, a U.S. Southern Command-directed operation that provides U.S. and international forces the opportunity to operate in a multi-national environment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ashley Van Dien/Released)

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter


CARIBBEAN SEA (March 21, 2010) An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 9 prepares to land aboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) during an underway replenishment. Bataan is conducting operations off the coast of Haiti supporting Operation Unified Response after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake caused severe damage in and around Port-au-Prince Jan. 12. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Julio Rivera/Released)

Monday, March 22, 2010

Lacrosse Action


Air Force senior midfielder Jimmy Curran races past Army defender Rob McCallion during the 3rd period of the action-packed lacrosse contest held March 13, 2010, at the U.S. Air Force Academy's Falcon Stadium in Colorado. The Falcons defeated the Black Knights 8-7 in overtime. This was Air Force's first lacrosse victory against Army after 17 tries. (U.S. Air Force photo/Bill Evans)

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Rear Admiral David D. Porter and staff


Hampton Roads, Va. Rear Admiral David D. Porter and staff aboard his flagship, U.S.S. Malvern.