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AFP, US Military Conduct Amphibious Landing in BK18

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the United States Armed Forces have completed an amphibious landing exercise as part of the annual Balikatan (BK) Exercise Wednesday morning, 09 May 2018. (Photos by PFC Diego A Mariano/PAOAFP and NPAO)

Four U.S. Marine Amphibious Assault Vehicles (AAV), belonging to 3rd Combat Support Company in Hawaii, carried a combined platoon of U.S. and AFP Marines launched from the beach of San Antonio, Zambales out into the ocean, maneuvered around Philippine Navy’s LD602 (BRP Davao Del Sur) and landed to allow the combined Marines to assault onto the beach. #


Photos from the Armed Forces of the Philippines