Video: Long Range Embassy Reinforcement
Video by Lance Cpl. Joshua Rudy
U.S. Marines with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) conduct a long range embassy reinforcement from Marine Corps Air Station New River, N.C., to Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Sep. 30, 2013. Marines conducted the insertion to demonstrate the long-range capabilities of the MV-22 Osprey aircraft. The MEU is scheduled to deploy in early 2014 to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group as a sea-based, expeditionary crisis response force capable of conducting amphibious missions across the full range of military operations. (U.S. Marine Corps Motion Imagery by Lance Cpl. Joshua M. Rudy/Released) Available in High Definition.