USMC LAV rolls down a runway during a firepower demonstration at MCAS New River. 2012.
2013. Crew of a 110' Coast Guard Cutter stands ready to throw lines as the ship enters port.
CH-53 flies through smoke during exercises aboard Camp Lejeune, NC, 2008
Civil War re-enactor at Fort Macon, NC 2012.
US Marines during North Carolina exercises.
MV-22 'Osprey' in hover mode during exercises over Camp Lejeune, NC. 2012
US Marines get handshakes from family and friends. Camp Lejeune, NC 2010,
CH-46 'Pedro' rescue chopper hoisting a corpsman aboard during joint operations with the Coast Guard. 2008
USMC "Pedro" rescue CH-46 helicopter hovers over a USCG boat during joint exercises. 2008. The words "ABANDON CHUTE" remind downed pilots to ditch their parachute during rescue to avoid it from getting tangled with hoist gear.
EA-6B Prowler over MCAS Cherry Point, NC. 2012.
USMC LAV's at Camp Lejeune. 2008
A Special Operations US Marine poses by his gear. 2012.
17 ft inflatable boat comes alongside USCG Cutter Block Island in preparation for hoisting aboard. 2012.
US Marines relax on top of an armoured vehicle at sunset. Camp Lejeune, NC
US Navy Corpsman being lowered from a rescue helo to a US Coast Guard boat during exercises off the coast of NC. 2008