Navy special forces
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Okinawa, Japan (Mar. 12, 2005) - Aviation Ordnanceman 2nd Class Billy Stocker, assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Five (EODMU-5), uses available shrubbery to check for trip wires during jungle warfare training exercises held in Okinawa, Japan. EODMU-5 is based out of Guam and currently operating from the conventionally powered aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) during its winter deployment. photo by Bo Flannigan
SAN DIEGO (May 18, 2012) An explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) technician assigned to Platoon 371, Mobile Unit Three, photographs evidence found during Military Operations in Urban Terrain (MOUT) training. EOD technicians train on various scenarios and settings to prepare for upcoming deployments. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Geneva G. Brier/Released)
U.S. Navy SEALs conduct mobility and weapons training in an open desert gun range.
FORWARD TRAINING AREA (July 5, 2012) U.S. Navy SEALs conduct mobility and weapons training in an open desert gun range. The training familiarizes SEALs in handling both the weapon and terrain at the same time making the transition a common procedure. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Meranda Keller/Released)
U.S. Navy Lt. Ryan Ramsden rappels off a tower while training with members of the Australian Northern Territory Tactical Response Group during exercise Talisman Sabre 2011 in Darwin, Australia, July 20, 2011. Talisman Sabre is a bilateral exercise to train Australian and U.S. forces in planning and conducting combined operations. Ramsden is assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 5. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jennifer A. Villalovos
U.S. Navy Lt. Jonathan Kehoe runs to beat the Guinness World Record for the fastest mile in a bomb suit at Camp Echo, Iraq, Feb. 2, 2009. He ran the mile in 10 minutes and 13 seconds, beating the old record by almost three minutes. Kehoe, who commands Platoon 602, 63rd Battalion, Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobilization Unit 6, based out of Little Creek, Va., already holds the world's record for running the fastest mile with an egg in a spoon. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Rodney Folient
Sailors fast rope onto the flight deck.
PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept.6, 2012) Sailors from Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 5, Platoon 503, assigned to Commander Task Force 70, fast rope onto the flight deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell (DDG 85) to assist in a helicopter visit, board, search and seizure drill. McCampbell is part of the George Washington Carrier Strike Group and is conducting a routine Western Pacific patrol. US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Declan Barnes
FT. KNOX, Ky. (Aug. 25, 2007) - Special Warfare Combatant-craft Crewmen (SWCC) transit the Salt River in northern Kentucky during pre-deployment, live-fire training. SWCCs attached to Special Boat Team (SBT) 22 based in Stennis, Miss., employ the Special Operations Craft Riverine (SOC-R), which is specifically designed for the clandestine insertion and extraction of U.S. Navy SEALs and other special operations forces along shallow waterways and open water environments.