A U.S. Navy E-6B Mercury airborne command post flies over Solomons Island, Maryland. The aircraft provides airborne command, control, and communications. C-37A and B are also Gulfstream-based executive transports used for global airlift. Acquired in the early 2000s, the C-37A represents the military version of the Gulfstream V and the C-37B is a version of the Gulfstream 550 aircraft. PMA-207 provides support for one C-37A and three C-37Bs. U.S. Navy photo
A UH-1 helicopter lands 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division troop. "Hueys", as the helicopters were popularly known, were used for MedEvac, command and control, and air assault; to transport personnel and materiel; and as gunships in Vietnam.
ARABIAN GULF (Aug. 12, 2013) A Riverine Command Boat, assigned to Commander, Task Group 56.7.4, Coastal Riverine Squadron 4, transits through open water during exercise Spartan Kopis. Spartan Kopis is a U.S. 5th Fleet training event that validates the effectiveness of using joint aviation assets in a maritime environment, as well as exercising joint force command and control structure and communications. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Peter Lewis/Released)
A mongol Elite cavalryman or commander.Magnificently equipped in steel lamellar armour. While the mongol light cavalry wore leather lamellar armour or no armour at all,the heavy cavalry had the excellent steel lamellar armour. Mongol commanders didn't participate in the battle,but would head to a excellent view point of the battlefield and direct orders from there-unlike their counterparts.They also used banner flags rather than voice commands for excellent command and control.
Soldiers from 1st Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), exit a UH-1 Huey during an Air Assault mission in Vietnam. Hueys served a variety of missions in Vietnam including MedEvac, command and control, air assaults, cargo transport and as gunships.
The Tet Offensive was a military campaign during the Vietnam War that was launched on January 30, 1968 by forces of the Viet Cong and North Vietnam against South Vietnam, the United States, and their allies. It was a campaign of surprise attacks that were launched against military and civilian command and control centers throughout South Vietnam, during a period when no attacks were supposed to take place.
Huntington Ingalls Industries’ AMSEC LLC subsidiary awarded 2 contracts in support of United States Navy. Naval Sea Systems Command in Washington, D.C., awarded a contract to AMSEC for technical and logistical support services, as well as material kitting services, for U.S. Navy LCC 19-class Amphibious Command ships. Material kitting services involve the pre-packaging of materials required to complete a specific task. Amphibious Command ships provide command and control for fleet commanders.
Members of a Luftwaffe field division are following their officer during the German summer offensive on the eastern front in 1942. From early 1942 onward, the German army was strengthened by airforce and naval personnel. The brand new equipment and the ‘innocent’ look of these men indicate they have not taken part in actual fighting yet. No doubt, this would soon change. The MP40 submachine gun is of the second production type. Russia, Spring or Summer 1942.