special operations

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CV-22B Osprey operated by the 7th Special Operations Squadron

5:35 PM3/11/2015
A CV-22B Osprey operated by the 7th Special Operations Squadron from Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, flies over the flightline at RAF Lakenheath, while enroute for a routine training mission March 11, 2015. The CV-22 is the U.S. Air Force's premier tiltrotor aircraft combining the vertical takeoff, hover and vertical landing qualities of a helicopter with the long-range, fuel efficiency and speed characteristics of a turboprop aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Trevor T. McBride/Released)
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10th Special Forces Group drops in

3:08 PM3/19/2015
A U.S. Soldier assigned to 1st Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) free falls as his parachute opens after jumping out of a C-130 Hercules aircraft over a drop zone in Germany, March 17, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Visual Information Specialist Jason Johnston/Released)
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10th Special Forces Group check jump conditions

3:17 PM3/19/2015
U.S. Soldiers assigned to 1st Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) check conditions before their fellow Soldiers jump out of the C-130 Hercules aircraft over a drop zone in Germany March 17, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Visual Information Specialist Jason Johnston/Released)
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96 hours in FTX

4:57 PM3/30/2015
U.S. Soldiers assigned to 554th Military Police Company discuss the training evolution they completed as part of a 96-hour Field Training Exercise (FTX) called Operation Mandalorian. The exercise consisted of various scenarios including simulated terrorist attacks and medical response procedures and was conducted in the Local Training Area, Boeblingen, Germany, from March 23 to March 26, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Visual Information Specialist Jason Johnston/Released)
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United States European Command Image

4:16 PM7/19/2016
U.S. Special Operations Command Europe symbol.
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Jackal Stone 2016 strengthens ties in Georgia

1:15 PM11/18/2016
TBLISI, Georgia – U.S. special forces Soldiers and forces from the State Security Services of Georgia participated in exercise Jackal Stone 2016, here during the first two weeks of August.
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Jackal Stone 2016 strengthens ties in Georgia

1:17 PM11/18/2016
U.S. special operations Soldiers head toward their objective during Jackal Stone 2016 in Tblisi, Georgia, Aug. 15, 2016. Jackal Stone 2016 is a bilateral Georgian, U.S. counter terrorism and crisis management exercise. (U.S. Army photo by: Staff Sgt. Marcus Fichtl)
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ARNG Helicopter Taskforce hones skills with SOCEUR

1:26 PM11/18/2016
STUTTGART, Germany- During the month of August, Special Operations Command Europe and adjacent units conducted fast-rope insertion and extraction system training, and military free-fall with the support of an Army National Guard Helicopter Task force.
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ARNG Helicopter Taskforce hones skills with SOCEUR

1:27 PM11/18/2016
STUTTGART, Germany- Operators from 1st Battalion 10th Special Forces Group scan their sector as they prepare to fast-rope from the UH-60L Black hawk with Army National Guard Helicopter Task force from Colorado, Kansas and Utah Aug 1-4. (US Army photo by Staff Sgt. Larraine Whetstone/24th Press Camp)
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Paratroopers reinforce bonds during IJW2016

1:32 PM11/18/2016
STUTTGART, Germany- Special Operations Command Europe hosted the 2nd Annual International Jump Week, here, July 25-29.
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Paratroopers reinforce bonds during IJW2016

1:34 PM11/18/2016
Soldiers from various countries such as Belgium, Germany, Italy, U.S., Latvia, Estonia, Ireland, U.K., Denmark, Holland all jumped during the Special Operations Command - Europe International Jump Week 2016 (photo by Sgt 1st Class Will Patterson)
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Multi-State ARNG Helicopters enable SOF in Europe

1:37 PM11/18/2016
ILLESHEIM, Germany- On July 11 a helicopter task force comprised of four UH-60L Black Hawks and Soldiers from the Colorado, Utah and Kansas Army National Guard arrived here to support Special Operations Command - Europe’s components during training and exercises throughout Europe for the next few months.
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Multi-State ARNG Helicopters enable SOF in Europe

1:39 PM11/18/2016
ILLESHEIM, Germany- Army National Guard Helicopter Taskforce Blackhawk pilots stage their aircraft on Illesheim airfield July 11. The task force is comprised of four UH-60L Black Hawks and Soldiers from the Colorado, Utah and Kansas Army National Guard and will be supporting Special Operations Command - Europe’s components during training and exercises throughout Europe for the next few months.
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ARNG helicopters complete unique SOF mission in Europe

1:45 PM11/18/2016
STUTTGART, Germany- An Army National Guard Helicopter task force completed the first aviation support rotation of its kind in Europe. The multi-state unit from Colorado, Kansas and Utah brought U.S. and allied special operations forces, in the Special Operations Command Europe area of responsibility, the ability to train from new heights, literally, from July to October 2016.
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ARNG helicopters complete unique SOF mission in Europe

1:49 PM11/18/2016
BUDAPEST, Hungary- Hungarian Special Operations service members conduct nine-line casualty evacuation training with the Army National Guard helicopter taskforce September 23. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Larraine Whetstone/24th Press Camp HQ)
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Navy SEALs builds relations with Serbian forces

5:19 PM1/4/2017
BELGRADE, Serbia- A U.S. Navy SEAL assigned to Naval Special Warfare Unit 2 holds the timer as weapon drills are conducted by a member of the Serbian Special Anti-terrorist Unit during a Special Operations Command Europe Joint Combined Exchange Training Nov 29. The weapons drill consisted of several different types of weapon proficiency tasks. Each participant was challenged to complete the drills in the time allotted in order to be deemed proficient. (photo by Staff Sgt. Larraine Whetstone/24th Press Camp HQ)
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Navy SEALs builds relations with Serbian forces

5:19 PM1/4/2017
BELGRADE, Serbia- Team member of U.S Naval Special Warfare Unit 2 observes the target as a member of the Serbian Special Anti-terrorist Unit shoots in the kneeling position on the M249 Squad Automatic Weapon (SAW) during the Joint Combined Exchange Training Nov. 28. (photo by Staff Sgt. Larraine Whetstone/24th Press Camp HQ)
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Navy SEALs builds relations with Serbian forces

5:19 PM1/4/2017
BELGRADE, Serbia- A U.S. Navy SEAL assigned to Naval Special Warfare Unit 2 demonstrates proper procedures of clearing an area of engagement during a close quarter combat scenario during a Special Operations Command Europe Joint Combined Exchange Training Nov 28. Close quarter combat drills are conducted to give the operators the ability to make split-second decisions and to become proficient with their weapons. (photo by Staff Sgt. Larraine Whetstone/24th Press Camp HQ)
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Navy SEALs builds relations with Serbian forces

5:19 PM1/4/2017
BELGRADE, Serbia-A U.S. Navy SEAL assigned to Naval Special Warfare Unit 2 observes the target as a member of the Serbian Special Anti-terrorist Unit shoots in the prone position on the M249 Squad Automatic Weapon during a Special Operations Command Europe Joint Combined Exchange Training Nov. 28. (photo by Staff Sgt. Larraine Whetstone/24th Press Camp HQ)
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352d SOAMXS Support Section engineer 3D-printed face masks

12:00 AM5/7/2020
Airmen taking initiative using 3D printers to engineer face masks in an effort to combat the spread of Coronavirus
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Edwards assumes SOCEUR command

8:33 AM6/29/2022
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