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August 2015 Archive

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08/13/2015

MOVING WATER

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Michael Rickman, left, hands a tube to move water from a well to U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Ryan Elliott on the drilling fluid truck at the Brisas del Mar, Honduras, Aug. 3, 2015. Rickman is a pavements and construction equipment operator assigned to the 823rd Expeditionary Red Horse Squadron. Elliott commands the 823rd Red Horse Squadron and New Horizons Honduras 2015, a humanitarian exercise. U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy

08/13/2015

AIRBORNE BOARDING

Paratroopers board a C-130J aircraft on March Air Reserve Base, Calif., Aug. 6, 2015, before conducting a joint forcible entry operation during Operation Dragon Spear on Fort Irwin, Calif. The paratroopers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's 18th Airborne Corps, 2nd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Poe

08/13/2015

WILDFIRE WATCH

Army Spc. David Mosier monitors and keeps track of wildfires while at the Mather flight facility in Sacramento County, Calif., Aug. 11, 2015. Mosier is an aviation operations specialist. California National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Eddie Siguenza

08/13/2015

UNLOADING CARGO

U.S. airmen unload supplies from a cargo plane at Saipan International Airport in Saipan, Aug. 12, 2015, for Saipan residents following Typhoon Soudelor. The airmen are assigned to the 36th Contingency Response Group. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Kristina D. Marshall

08/13/2015

APACHE STRIKE

AH-64 Apache helicopters demonstrate their weapon systems during a live-fire exercise as part of Operation Dragon Spear on Fort Irwin, Calif., Aug. 5, 2015. The demonstration included a forcible entry operation with Army and Air Force units showcasing the U.S. global response force's ability to deploy, fight and win. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Jason Hull

08/13/2015

PUGIL PARTNERS

Soldiers use pugil sticks as part of their basic combat training on Fort Jackson, S.C., Aug. 12, 2015. The soldiers are assigned to Company D, 3rd Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brian Hamilton

08/12/2015

MULTIPLE MISSILES

Soldiers fire missiles as they train on a multiple rocket system from Yankton, S.D., Aug. 2, 2015, during the South Dakota Army National Guard's annual training on Camp Guernsey, Wyo., Aug. 2, 2015. The soldiers are assigned to Bravo Battery, 147th Field Artillery. The military uses multiple rocket launch system to engage enemy targets more than 175 miles away and move to different locations rapidly from enemy counter fire. South Dakota National Guard photo by Air Force Senior Airman Duane Duimstra

08/12/2015

ARMY CHALLENGES

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno discusses the current challenges the Army faces during a briefing at the Pentagon, Aug. 12, 2015. DoD photo by U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Clydell Kinchen

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