Carter Stops in Alaska During Return From Asia

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter visits with troops as he makes a stop on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 21, 2013, during his return trip from Asia. While there, Carter also looked over an F-22 fighter jet and stryker vehicle, and presented commemorative coins to service members. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • With an F22 fighter jet as a backdrop, Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter visits with troops on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 21, 2013, during a stop on his return trip from Asia. While there, Carter also looked over an F-22 fighter jet and a Stryker vehicle, and presented service members with commemorative coins. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Service members listen as Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks during a stop at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 21, 2013. Carter, who just wrapped up a tour of Asia, also viewed an F-22 fighter jet and a Stryker vehicle, and gave commemorative coins to troops.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter addresses troops during a stop along his return trip from Asia at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 21, 2013. During his visit, Carter distributed commemorative coins to service members and viewed an F-22 fighter jet as well as a Stryker vehicle. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Air Force Capt. Vaiimara Conner shows Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter the cockpit of an F-22 fighter jet as Carter visits with troops during a stop at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 21, 2013. Carter, who just wrapped up a tour of Asia, also viewed a Stryker vehicle and gave commemorative coins to troops.  DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett