Here are our picks for this week’s favorite military images. These pictures represent some of the best photojournalism from U.S. servicemen and women who are stationed around the world.
Top Military Shots Oct 18, 2019 | Photo Gallery
Multiple aircraft from Carrier Air Wing 5 fly in formation over the Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaila V. Peters/Released) Petty Office 1st Class Cory Sumner, a maritime enforcement specialist from Marine Safety and Security Team San Francisco, gives his partner Feco some much needed attention for doing a great job while inspecting San Francisco’s waterfront during San Francisco’s Fleet Week, October 13, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jordan Akiyama) The fishing vessel, Miss Amy J after a boat collision, Oct. 15, 2019, 35 miles northwest of Dry Tortugas, Florida. (Coast Guard Photo) U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Alexander Miller fires a M240B machine gun during the 2019 HQDA Best Warrior Competition at Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia, Oct. 10, 2019. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith) The United States Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron “Thunderbirds” perform a fly-by with the Royal Air Force Red Arrows Oct, 6, 2019, during the Great Pacific Air Show at Huntington Beach, Calif. (U.S Air Force Photo by Maj. Ray Geoffroy) Brig. Gen. Christopher Norrie stands at attention with Capt. Ayo Ale-Finks for his promotion to Maj. on Grafenwoehr, Germany, October 15, 2019. The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62), right, maneuvers alongside the fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Ericsson (T-AO 194), center, as the ship provides fuel to the dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Carl Brashear (T-AKE 7) prior to a replenishment-at-sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jeremy Graham/Released) U.S. Army CH-47 Chinook helicopter assigned to 3rd Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment provides air and troop lift capability during a live-fire air assault artillery raid on Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, October 10, 2019. Aircrew from the 351st Refueling Squadron go over a checklist prior to a flight supporting the 352d Special Operations Wing at RAF Mildenhall, England, Oct. 10, 2019. A U.S. Marine forward observer attached to the Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force – Crisis Response – Central Command 9.2, observes simulated targets with Vector 21/B rangefinder binoculars during a joint close air support exercise with the Italian Air Force in Kuwait, Oct. 14, 2019. U.S. Marines and Sailors man the rails aboard the USS Somerset while transiting the San Francisco Bay during San Francisco Fleet Week 2019 on Oct. 6, 2019.