POTD: Justice Sword 2018 (Romania)

    Today’s Photo of The Day shows an U.S. Army soldier during his participation in Justice Sword, which is a multi-national training event designed to improve interoperability between U.S. and NATO forces at a training range in Smardan, Romania, in October 2018.

    The 2-5 CAV is deployed to Europe in support of Atlantic Resolve.

    (Picture taken by U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Hannah Tarkelly, 382nd Public Affairs Detachment/ 1st ABCT, 1st CD).

    Below: The Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division mortar platoon fires a mortar round. Note how the round is just coming out of the barrel.

     

    Below: Romanian pilots fly an IAR 330 Puma Socat to provide air support for Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division and Romanian tank crews during Justice Sword.

     

    Below: A Romanian MLVM maneuvers across a training range in Smardan, Romania with U.S. Army tank crews

    Below: U.S. Army tank crews.

    Below: A U.S. Army tank crew assigned to Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division fires an M1A2 Abrams tank on a training range in Smardan, Romania during Justice Sword. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Hannah Tarkelly, 382nd Public Affairs Detachment/ 1st ABCT, 1st CD/Released)

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