Raid from the Sky
Photo Credit: Cpl. Jason Spinella
SAMAESAN, Thailand (Feb 11, 2009) - Marines with Kilo Company, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, prepare to enter a mock terrorist stronghold during bilateral helicopter raid training. The Marines, along with their Thai counterparts and approximately 7,000 other U.S. service members are participating in Exercise Cobra Gold 2009 throughout the Kingdom of Thailand. Cobra Gold '09 is a bilateral exercise focusing on military interoperability training and strengthening the long-standing partnership between the Royal Thai and U.S Armed Forces.
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