• Creator
  • Department of Defense. Department of the Navy. Naval Imaging Command. 1988-ca. 1993; Department of Defense. Defense Audiovisual Agency. 6/21/1979-9/30/1985; Department of Defense. American Forces Information Service. Defense Visual Information Center. 1994-
  • Created Date
  • 2001-10-26
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Parked on the dock between the Motor Vessel (MV) "Maj. Bernard F. Fisher" cargo ship and offloaded containers several Air Force trucks from the 28th Air Expeditionary Wing wait with their loads of 2,000-pound bombs and other munitions. The munitions will be loaded up onto B-1 Lancers and B-52 Stratofortress for missions into Afghanistan in support of Operation END... more
    The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Parked on the dock between the Motor Vessel (MV) "Maj. Bernard F. Fisher" cargo ship and offloaded containers several Air Force trucks from the 28th Air Expeditionary Wing wait with their loads of 2,000-pound bombs and other munitions. The munitions will be loaded up onto B-1 Lancers and B-52 Stratofortress for missions into Afghanistan in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. For the first time, the MV Fisher downloaded its cargo for combat operations since it was loaded with munitions in 1999. Operation ENDURING FREEDOM is in support of the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT), fighting terrorism abroad, after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 at the New York World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Subject Operation/Series: ENDURING FREEDOM Base: Diego Garcia Country: British Indian Ocean Territory (IOT) Scene Major Command Shown: 28th AEW Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Shane Cuomo, USAF Release Status: Released to Public. less
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted