Airmen Train With Sniper Weapon System in Alaska

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Ryan Link trains with the M24 Sniper Weapon System on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 11, 2014. Link is assigned to the 673rd Security Forces Squadron. The system is a military version of the Remington Model 700 7.62mm rifle. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Ryan Link, center, prepares to fire his weapon while training with the M24 Sniper Weapon System on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 11, 2014. Link is assigned to the 673rd Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Ryan Link ejects an expended casing from his weapon while training with the M24 Sniper Weapon System on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 11, 2014. Link is assigned to the 673rd Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Ryan Link, foreground, uses a spotting scope as Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerimiah Brock engages targets while firing his M24 Sniper Weapon System on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 11, 2014. Link and Brock are assigned to the 673rd Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Senior Airman Aric Shott, left, uses a spotting scope to assist Air Force Senior Airman Austin Cavenaugh as they train with the M24 Sniper Weapon System on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 11, 2014. Shott and Cavenaugh are assigned to the 673rd Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • An opened box of 7.62mm ammunition is shown positioned on the firing line as airmen train with the M24 Sniper Weapon System on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 11, 2014. U.S. Air Force photo by David Bedard
  • Air Force Senior Airman Aric Shott inspects the scope of a M24 Sniper Weapon System on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 11, 2014. Shott is assigned to the 673rd Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Senior Airman Austin Cavenaugh uses a spotting scope to assist a fellow airman while training with a M24 Sniper Weapon System on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 11, 2014. Cavenaugh is assigned to the 673rd Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Ryan Link, foreground, records marksmanship information to assist Air Force Tech Sgt. Jerimiah Brock while training with the M24 Sniper Weapon System on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 11, 2014. Link and Brock are assigned to the 673rd Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher