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1. Eielson Exercises Readiness, Capability

Photo by Airman 1st Class Elizabeth Schoubroek, 354th Fighter Wing Public Affairs  
A formation of 42 F-35A Lightning IIs during a routine readiness exercise at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 25, 2022. The formation demonstrated the 354th Fighter Wing’s ability to rapidly mobilize fifth-generation aircraft in arctic conditions.

2. 1ACB Small Arms Range

Photo by Sgt. Jason Greaves, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs  
Soldiers from 2-227th General Support Aviation Battalion, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, qualify their weapons during an M4 range in Oberdachstetten Training Area, Germany, March 4, 2022.

3. 100th Air Refueling Wing NATO E3 Sentry Refuel

UNITED KINGDOM, 09.03.2022
Photo by Staff Sgt. Malissa Lott, 100th Air Refueling Wing Public Affairs  
A U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker from Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, refuels a A NATO E3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System high above Eastern Europe, on March 9, 2022. The KC-135 is capable of supporting a multitude of different air frames allowing for the support of any mission or training exercise.

4. 2022 Best Warrior Competitors Conduct M4 Carbine Qualification

Photo by Pfc. Anthony Nadeau, 123rd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment  
A Best Warrior competitor fires his weapon during the M4 qualification event at Florence Military Reservation, in Florence, Ariz., March 22, 2022. Strengthening Soldiers and enhancing resilience is not a seasonal endeavor but a daily effort and a top priority for the Arizona National Guard

5. Makin Island Sailor Maintains Survival Equipment

PACIFIC OCEAN, 03.24.2022
Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jeremy Laramore, USS Makin Island (LHD 8)  
PACIFIC OCEAN (March 24, 2022) – Seaman Joshua Cookson applies reflective tape to a life preserver aboard amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), March 24. Makin Island is underway conducting routine operation in U.S. 3rd Fleet.

6. Women’s KC-10 Heritage Flight

Photo by Heide Couch, 60th Air Mobility Wing Public Affairs  
A U.S. Air Force KC-10 Extender is re-fueled by another tanker manned by an all-female KC-10 flight crew assigned to the 60th and 349th Air Mobility Wings, Travis Air Force Base, California, in honor of Women’s History Month, March 22, 2022. The aerial refueling training mission flew over California and Oregon.

7. Hanuman Guardian Fastrope Training

LOP BURI, THAILAND, 03.22.2022
Photo by Pfc. Wyatt Moore, Hanuman Guardian  
U.S. Army Soldiers and Royal Thai Army Forces conduct fast rope insertion training during Hanuman Guardian in LopBuri, Thailand, Mar. 22, 2022. Working together, we conduct multinational, combined task force events that are vital to maintaining the readiness and interoperability of security forces across the region.

8. Alpha Company Bayonet Assault Course

Photo by Cpl. Grace Kindred, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego  
U.S. Marine Corps recruits with Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, participate in the bayonet assault course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, March 22, 2022. The course consisted of different obstacles that simulated the type of terrain Marines may come across in combat.

9. Kearsarge Operates in the Atlantic Ocean

ATLANTIC OCEAN, 03.26.2022
Photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Taylor Parker, USS Kearsarge (LHD 3)  
ATLANTIC OCEAN – Sailors practice firefighting during a general quarters exercise on the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) March 26, 2022. The Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group with embarked 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit is on a scheduled deployment in the U.S. 2nd Fleet area of operations.

10. Combat Logistics Battalion 451 Grenade Range on Camp Lejeune

Photo by Cpl. Scott Jenkins, 2nd Marine Logistics Group  
A U.S. Marine with Combat Logistics Battalion 451, 4th Marine Logistics Group, holds an M67 grenade during a live fire grenade range on Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, March 22, 2022. Marines and Sailors with CLB-451 are participating in annual training and demobilization facilitated by the Marines of Combat Logistics Regiment 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group.

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