Week in Photos 2/1 - 2/7

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Eddie Glowacki, right, reaches for a fuel hose at an Afghan army base near Forward Operating Base Nolay in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Jan. 29, 2014. Glowacki is a generator mechanic with a security force advise and assist team, which is assigned to Afghan army's 2nd Brigade, 215th Corps. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joshua Young
  • A U.S. soldier sweeps snow from a CH-47 Chinook helicopter on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Feb. 6, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's 159th Combat Aviation Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Joseph Green
  • U.S. Marines conduct a joint patrol with Afghan local police outside Camp Dwyer in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 21, 2014. The Marines are assigned to Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Eric S. Wilterdink
  • An Army Ranger keeps his sight on a target with an M249B automatic weapon during live-fire training on Camp Roberts, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014. Rangers are assigned to Company B, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment. Live-fire training enables Rangers to maintain proficiency with their tactical skills. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade
  • Army Rangers fire a 120mm mortar during a tactical training exercise on Camp Roberts, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014. The Rangers are assigned to Company B, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment. Live-fire training enables Rangers to maintain proficiency with their tactical skills. U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Nathaniel Newkirk
  • Air Force Airman 1st Class Ryan Kemp refuels an F-22 Raptor aircraft while aboard a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft over the Nevada Test and Training Range during Red Flag 14-1 on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 29, 2014. Kemp is a boom operator assigned to the 92nd Air Refueling Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Veronica Montes
  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Eleanor H. Roper, front, pulls a weather infantry kit up a slope during a field exercise on Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center in Bridgeport, Calif., Jan. 31, 2014. Roper, a field radio operator, is assigned to Ragnarok Company, 2nd Supply Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Sullivan Laramie
  • Army Rangers fire a Carl Gustav 84mm recoilless rifle during live-fire training at a range on Camp Roberts, Calif., Jan. 26, 2014. The Rangers are assigned to Company B, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment.  U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Rashene Mincy
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maxwell McCants observes as Maldivian marines practice hip throws while participating in the U.S. Marine Corps Martial Arts Program in Maafilaafushi, Maldives, Feb. 4, 2014. McCants is assigned to Mobile Training Team, U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Christian Cox
  • U.S. Army Parachute Team members prepare to land on target as part of the Golden Knights annual certification cycle on Homestead Air Reserve Base, Fla., Jan. 27, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Jerry Morrison
  • Paratroopers descend from a CH-47 Chinook helicopter over Malamute Drop Zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Jan. 29, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Smith
  • The guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage, left, receives supplies from the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Lenthall during a replenishment in the Mediterranean Sea, Feb. 1, 2014. The Ramage is supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Amanda R. Gray
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Noah Go signals the pilot of an MH-60R Seahawk helicopter from Maritime Strike Squadron 51 during night operations on the flight deck of the guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell in the East China Sea, Feb. 1, 2014. The McCampbell is on patrol in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Chris Cavagnaro