Images: Marines begin surge exercise during Forager Fury [Image 1 of 6]
Photo by Lance Cpl. Joseph Karwick
An FA-18D Hornet and a U.S. Navy MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter receive fuel on West Field here during simulated surge operation as part of Exercise Forager Fury 2012. Surge operations are slated to last at least 80 hours and simulate a continuous operational tempo. The Hornet is with Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 224, which is currently under the Unit Deployment Program with Marine Aircraft Group 12, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force. The Knighthawk is with Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25 out of Anderson Air Force Base, Guam.
Date Posted:12.10.2012 23:44