(e.g. yourname@email.com)

Forgot Password?

    Or login with Facebook

    U.S. Army conducts live-fire exercise at Pacific Missile Range Facility Barking Sands During RIMPAC SINKEX [Image 8 of 12]

    U.S. Army conducts live-fire exercise at Pacific Missile Range Facility Barking Sands During RIMPAC SINKEX

    PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY BARKING SANDS, HI, UNITED STATES

    07.12.2018

    Photo by Capt. Rachael Jeffcoat 

    Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet     

    180712-A-FJ530-1837 PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY BARKING SANDS, Hawaii (July 12, 2018) U.S. Army 1st Battalion 94th Field Artillery Regiment, 17th Field Artillery Brigade High Mobility Artillery Rocket System crew drives to the firing point to conduct a live-fire sinking exercise (SINKEX) from Pacific Missile Range Facility Barking Sands, July 12. Multiple air, land, and sea assets participated in the SINKEX and sank decommissioned ex-USS Racine (LST 1191), positioned at sea. This was the first time U.S. Army ground forces have participated in a SINKEX during RIMPAC. Twenty-five nations, 46 ships, five submarines, about 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 27 to Aug. 2 in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world’s largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity while fostering and sustaining cooperative relationships among participants critical to ensuring the safety of sea lanes and security of the world’s oceans. RIMPAC 2018 is the 26th exercise in the series that began in 1971. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Rachael Jeffcoat/Released)

    LEAVE A COMMENT

    IMAGE INFO

    Date Taken: 07.12.2018
    Date Posted: 07.15.2018 01:00
    Photo ID: 4557703
    VIRIN: 180712-A-FJ530-1837
    Resolution: 5165x2387
    Size: 2.24 MB
    Location: PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY BARKING SANDS, HI, US 

    Web Views: 263
    Downloads: 34
    Podcast Hits: 0

    PUBLIC DOMAIN