Picture of the Week

Photo - One Helluva Maintenance Shop


Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class J. Magsipoc performs maintenance on an F/A-18E Super Hornet on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman in the Atlantic Ocean, Sept. 25, 2015. The Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group is training to prepare for a future deployment. Magsipoc is assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron 25. U.S. Navy photo by Seaman L. A. Preston

Photo - Above the Reagan


U.S. Navy sailors conduct an insertion and extraction exercise aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan in Iwo To, Japan, Sept. 29, 2015. The ship, and its embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing 5, provide a combat-ready force to protect the collective maritime interests of the United States and its partners in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. The sailors are assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 5. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Paolo Bayas 

Photo - Airborne Operations Over Italy

150930-A-JM436-695Paratroopers conduct an airborne operation from a 12th Combat Aviation Brigade CH-47 Chinook helicopter at Juliet Drop Zone in Pordenone, Italy, Sept. 30, 2015. The 173rd Airborne Brigade is the U.S. Army Contingency Response Force in Europe, capable of projective forces anywhere in the U.S. European, Africa or Central Command areas of responsibility within 18 hours. The paratroopers are assigned to the 173rd Brigade Support Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Paolo Bovo 

Photo - Night Launch

150906-N-OR652-048A F/A-18E Super Hornet launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower in the Atlantic Ocean, Sept. 6, 2015. The carrier is conducting flight deck certifications. The Hornet is assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron 86. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class J. Alexander Delgado 

Photo - AT4 Range

150908-Z-HV319-003U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Andres Bravo fires an AT4 rocket at a target during sustainment training in Kuwait, Aug. 26, 2015. Bravo is a rifleman with Kilo Company, Battalion Landing Team 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Emmanuel Ramos

Photo - Through the Wire

150909-N-HV319-007A U.S. soldier uses his body to create an opening in a wire obstacle so his team can assault a position during Exercise Grizzly Defender in Alberta, Aug. 21, 2015. Grizzly Defender is a joint training exercise with the Canadian Army Reserve that focuses on offensive tasks including patrols, convoys, raids, information operations, traffic control points and company-level group attacks. The soldiers are members of the Washington National Guard. Washington National Guard photo by Army Sgt. Matthew Sissel