U.S. Marines participate in Combined Composite Unit Training Exercise aboard USS New York

The Defense Video Industry Distribution System printed a photo by Cpl. Jered Stone of U.S. Marines with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 162 (REIN), 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), performing pre-flight inspections on an RQ-21 Blackjack unmanned aircraft system during Combined Composite Unit Training Exercise (COMPTUEX) aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), on Nov. 9, 2017.

COMPTUEX is the final stage of a comprehensive training cycle aimed at building cohesion between the Iwo Jima Amphibious Readiness Group’s Navy, Marine Corps team and certifying them for deployment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Jered T. Stone)

This entry was posted in USS NEW YORK & Sister Ships. Bookmark the permalink.
  • One World Observatory

    Learn more about the One World Observatory complimentary ticket program.

  • Categories

  • From the Newsletter

  • Upcoming Events

    1. Plaque Dedication for FDNY FF Thomas J. Farrell

      July 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    2. Book signing – “The Light in 9/11: Shocked by Kindness, Healed by Love”

      July 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    3. Comedy for a Cause to Benefit Stephy’s Place – Middletown, NJ

      July 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    4. “The Horse Soldiers’ True Story,” talk from retired Green Beret Master Sergeant Chris Spence – Medina, Ohio  

      July 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    5. Wake & Funeral for Retired FDNY Firefighter Charles Williams, L-111

      July 28 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm