• Creator
  • Department of Defense. American Forces Information Service. Defense Visual Information Center. 1994-
  • Created Date
  • 1999-04-24
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Simulated line charge from a Mk 154 LMC (Launcher Mine Clearance) attached to an AAV-P7A1 (right) goes off on Red Beach during Exercise KERNEL BLITZ '99 held at Camp Pendleton, California. The line charge allows the Abrams M1A1 Main Battle Tank (MBT) to move forward as AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter provides fire support. KERNEL BLITZ is a bi-annual Commander-in-CHI... more
    The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Simulated line charge from a Mk 154 LMC (Launcher Mine Clearance) attached to an AAV-P7A1 (right) goes off on Red Beach during Exercise KERNEL BLITZ '99 held at Camp Pendleton, California. The line charge allows the Abrams M1A1 Main Battle Tank (MBT) to move forward as AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter provides fire support. KERNEL BLITZ is a bi-annual Commander-in-CHIEF Pacific (CINCPAC) fleet training exercise (FLEETEX) focused on operational/tactical training of Commander, Third Fleet (C3F)/ I Marine Expeditionary Forces (MEF) and Commander, Amphibious Group 3 (CPG-3)/ 1ST Marine Division (MARDIV). KERNEL BLITZ is designed to enhance the training of Sailors and Marines in the complexities of brigade-size amphibious assault operations. Subject Operation/Series: KERNEL BLITZ Base: Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: 1ST Marine Division Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Cesar Loya, Usmc Release Status: Released to Public. less
  • Format
  • Magnetic Disk
    Magnetic Disk: Hard Drive
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted