Images: U.S., Thai Marine conduct bilateral helicopter raid [Image 5 of 6]
Photo by Lance Cpl. Katelyn Hunter
Royal Thai Marines with 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Division, Royal Thai Marine Corps, exit a CH-46E Sea Knight during a bilateral helicopter raid as part of exercise Cobra Gold 2013 here, Feb. 16. Cobra Gold is an annual exercise that includes numerous multilateral events ranging from amphibious assaults to non-combatant evacuation operations. The training aims to improve interoperability between the United States, the Kingdom of Thailand, and many other participating countries. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps’ force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
Date Posted:02.16.2013 10:46
Location:HAT YAO, TH