EAST CHINA SEA (March 18, 2014) An MV-22 aircraft from Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) lands on the deck of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). Bonhomme Richard is the flagship of the Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Group and is conducting a certification exercise with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and Commander Amphibious Squadron Eleven in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations. (USN Lt.Russell Wolfkiel)
HMCS Protector, January 31, 2014 during exercise KOA Koai. (Archives / Sergeant Angela Abbey / MARPAC Imaging Services)
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)
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
French Marine Nationale FS Dupleix F 70 type anti submarine frigate.
EAST CHINA SEA,March 30,2014.MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor from Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 takes off from amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). Bonhomme Richard is assigned to Expeditionary Strike Group Seven and is participating in Exercise Ssang Yong, an annual combined exercise conducted by Navy and Marine forces with the Republic of Korea in order to strengthen interoperability across the range of military operations.(USN Mass Commu Spec 3rd Class Christian…
First voyage for the new French Marine Nationale FREMM Frigate FS Normandie. FREMMs stand for European Multi Mission Frigate - a collaboration with Italian yards, to produce an economic frigate, that with modular construction can be theoretically easily converted to more specialist roles if needed, such as anti submarine or anti air for eg.
150612-N-ZZ999-634 BALTIC SEA (June 12, 2015) U.S. Marines load an amphibious assault vehicle aboard USS San Antonio LPD-17 during Baltic Operations 2015 (BALTOPS), June 12. BALTOPS is an annual multinational exercise designed to enhance flexibility and interoperability, as well as demonstrate resolve among allied and partnered forces to defend the Baltic region. Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Adam C. Stapleton.