Weapons Training Aboard USS New York

A Marine with Battalion Landing Team 1/8, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), fires a .50-caliber machine gun during a training exercise aboard the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock USS New York (LPD 21), May 9, 2024. New York is underway in the Atlantic Ocean completing integrated naval training as part of the Wasp Amphibious Ready Group (WSP ARG)-24th MEU. Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 4 and Expeditionary Operations Training Group (EOTG) work together with Joint and allied teammates to mentor, train, and assess ARGs and MEUs in support of U.S. and Allied economic, security, and defense interests.

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jesse Turner