Marines drop ordnance as part of a live-fire exercise.
New Year's Eve Flight Ops Aboard USS Carl Vinson
ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 31, 2014) Aircraft assigned to Carrier Air Wing 17 finish out 2014 flight operations aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). The ship and embarked air wing are deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting Operation Inherent Resolve, strike operations in Iraq and Syria as directed, maritime security operations, and theater security cooperation efforts in the region. (U.S. Navy video by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James Guthrie/Released)