Picture of the Week

Photo - Paratrooper AAR

Hires_150323-A-NC569-202ASoldiers conduct an after action review following a night live-fire exercise on Neibar drop zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 23, 2015. The soldiers are paratroopers assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 3rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team. 
U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Daniel Love 


Photo - Fast Rope Entry

Hires_150310-M-CX588-093cU.S. Marines conduct a fast-rope exercise as part of amphibious integration training aboard the USS Green Bay at sea, March 10, 2015. The Marines, assigned to Maritime Raid Force, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, are conducting a spring patrol with sailors in the Asia-Pacific region. 
U.S. Marine Corps photo by GySgt Ismael Pena


Photo - Forced Entry

Hires_150318-F-LX370-171cSoldiers practice a forced-entry parachute assault on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 18, 2015, as part of a larger tactical field exercise. The soldiers are paratroopers assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team. 
U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher 


Photos - Boots Off

Hires_150317-M-DE426-003BMarine Corps Sgt. Nicholas P. Slover removes his boot before inflating his pants during a swim qualification course on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., March 17, 2015. Marines must tread water for 10 minutes during the qualification to demonstrate they can properly use their uniform as a flotation device for survival in water. 
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Bobby J. Yarbrough