Images: USS Tortuga unloads at Exercise Cobra Gold 2012 [Image 25 of 36]
Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Eric Crosby
Marines relax on the hood of a Humvee as landing craft unit (LCU) 1631 heads travels to the beach from the amphibious dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46) Feb. 11. The amphibious ready group is underway to support Cobra Gold 2012, the exercise consists of multinational combined joint training events executed annually and held throughout the Kingdom of Thailand. Exercise Cobra Gold is the largest multilateral exercise in the Asia-Pacific region, offering more than 20 participating countries opportunities to improve interoperability.