United States Marine Corps amphibious assault vehicles land at Fog Bay, in the Northern Territory, Australia, during the amphibious assault phase of Exercise Talisman Sabre 2015.
SOUTH CHINA SEA(June 21,2013) Marines of 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit embarked on amphibious dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46) form up for amphibious assault off coast of Malaysia during Cooperation Afloat Readiness & Training (CARAT) 2013. CARAT is a series of bilateral military exercises between the U.S. Navy & armed forces of Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand & Timore Leste.(USN Mass Comm Spec 1st Class Cassandra Thompson)
French Marine Nationale tripartite minehunter Cassiopée (M 642).
Canadian Navy Takes Part in Dawn Blitz Amphibious Exercise.Posted June 22,2013.The Canadian Minesweeper HMCS Nanaimo is off the coast of southern California during amphibious exercise Dawn Blitz. Dawn Blitz is a scenario-driven exercise led by U.S. 3rd Fleet and 1st Marine Expeditionary Force that will test participants in the planning and execution of amphibious operations through a series of live training events. (U.S. Navy photos by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Joshua Scott)
HMCS Protector, January 31, 2014 during exercise KOA Koai. (Archives / Sergeant Angela Abbey / MARPAC Imaging Services)
Two companies from 40 Commando Royal Marines conducted a Commando assault on to the Albanian peninsular of Kepi Pallet as part of Exercise Albanian Lion 14. The Marines landed on to beaches from Landing Craft Utility (LCU) under the cover of darkness. They then cleared fortified enemy positions using Viking (BVS10) vehicles to provide protection and covering fire until the opposing threat was neutralised
French Marine Nationale anit aircraft frigate FS Jean Bart refuelling in the north Arabian Sea from USNS Big Horn (T-AO-198), 8 April 2014, simultaneously with carrier USS George Bush. FS Jean Bart has been in the Indian Ocean & Red Sea areas as part of Operation Freedom, working with US & allied forces in the anti terrorist/piracy role since 27 February.
Over 600 Royal Marines & 1500 sailors,soldiers & airmen arrived off Albania as 1st amphibious workout of RN Response Force Task Group’s annual Cougar deployment gets underway.Albanian Lion,will project 40 Commando Royal Marines,ashore from Royal Navy Flagship HMS Bulwark,Landing Platform Helicopter HMS Ocean,& RFA Lyme Bay.4th year Royal Navy visited Albania during Cougar deployment to work through various fighting scenarios.
FAZSOI:Exercice Oxide 2013.August 30-6 September 2013,armed forces in south Indian Ocean(FAZSOI)participated in Mozambique Oxide naval ex 2013.surveillance frigate Nivôse & its Panther helicopter(which belongs to FAZSOI)engaged with South African frigate "Isandlwana" & Super Lynx,missile corvette "Isaac Dyobha" sub- marine "Queen Modjaji" C130 Hercules,C47 Dakota & airborne rescue.Mozambican forces have also associated by integrating officers in tcrew of "Nivôse" & embarked on Isandlwana.
Japan Ground Self-Defense Force soldiers secure a beach while conducting an amphibious raid during Exercise Iron Fist 2014 aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., Feb. 15, 2014. RICARDO HURTADO/U.S. MARINE CORPS