Landing craft from the French Foudre class amphibious landing ship Siroco, during exercise SKREO 2013, around the Britanny coast. The Foudre class are being phased out over coming years,& one has already been decommissioned, & undergoing refurbishment & reequipping for the Chilean navy.
160726-N-XT273-350 ODESSA, Ukraine (July 27, 2016) U.S. Marines assigned to the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit conduct an amphibious landing demonstration during Sea Breeze 2016 in Odessa, Ukraine July 27. Sea Breeze is an air, land and maritime exercise designed to improve maritime safety, security and stability in the Black Sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Justin Stumberg/Released)
May 30,during search & inspection of a ship by a boarding team from HMCS Toronto seized approximately 6 tons of hashish.This is the Canadian ship's 5th time since March intercepting delivery of drugs shipments in the Arabian Sea.HMCS TORONTO about to get a raft of seized narcotics in the Indian Ocean, May 24, 2013,under Operation Artemis. Photo Cpl Malcolm Byers, HMCS TORONTO