A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion Helicopter begins its accent at Vaernes, Norway, Feb. 22, 2016, as 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade prepares for Exercise Cold Response. All aircraft with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (-) Reinforced, the Air Combat Element of 2d MEB, were dismantled at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., and flown to Norway in U.S. Air Force C-5 Galaxies to provide air support during the exercise. Cold Response 16 is a combined, joint exercise comprised of 12 NATO allies and partnered nations and approximately 16,000 troops.
RMFH48HCA U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion Helicopter begins its accent at Vaernes, Norway, Feb. 22, 2016, as 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade prepares for Exercise Cold Response. All aircraft with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (-) Reinforced, the Air Combat Element of 2d MEB, were dismantled at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., and flown to Norway in U.S. Air Force C-5 Galaxies to provide air support during the exercise. Cold Response 16 is a combined, joint exercise comprised of 12 NATO allies and partnered nations and approximately 16,000 troops.
U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopters take off from the Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay December 20, 2017 in Honolulu, Hawaii.
RMKTY70DU.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopters take off from the Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay December 20, 2017 in Honolulu, Hawaii.
November 15, 2013 - A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion prepares to refuel from a U.S. Air Force HC-130 during in-air refu
RFF3A16YNovember 15, 2013 - A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion prepares to refuel from a U.S. Air Force HC-130 during in-air refu
U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Solomon Michel directs a U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Sea Stallion helicopter as it approaches the flight deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) during touch-and-go landing qualifications in the South China Sea on Oct. 29, 2009.  The Harpers Ferry is part of the USS Denver (LPD 9) Amphibious Task Group, which is conducting fall patrol in the western Pacific Ocean with the embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit.
RMW89XWPU.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Solomon Michel directs a U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Sea Stallion helicopter as it approaches the flight deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) during touch-and-go landing qualifications in the South China Sea on Oct. 29, 2009. The Harpers Ferry is part of the USS Denver (LPD 9) Amphibious Task Group, which is conducting fall patrol in the western Pacific Ocean with the embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit.
190629-M-QS181-1059 GULF OF ADEN (June 29, 2019) A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 163 (Reinforced), 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), sits on the flight deck of the Harpers Ferry-class amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) during flight operations. The Boxer Amphibious Ready Group and the 11th MEU are deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the Western Indian Ocea
RMW3J1D6190629-M-QS181-1059 GULF OF ADEN (June 29, 2019) A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 163 (Reinforced), 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), sits on the flight deck of the Harpers Ferry-class amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) during flight operations. The Boxer Amphibious Ready Group and the 11th MEU are deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the Western Indian Ocea
061129-M-8213R-004  Marines prepare to attach a sling fastened to a M198 Medium Howitzer onto a U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter in Al Asad, Iraq, on Nov. 29, 2006,   The Super Stallion, from Heavy Marine Helicopter Squadron 465, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), will airlift the howitzer to Barwana, Iraq.  DoD photo by Gunnery Sgt. Michael Q. Retana, U.S. Marine Corps.  (Released)
RFJF387P061129-M-8213R-004 Marines prepare to attach a sling fastened to a M198 Medium Howitzer onto a U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter in Al Asad, Iraq, on Nov. 29, 2006, The Super Stallion, from Heavy Marine Helicopter Squadron 465, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), will airlift the howitzer to Barwana, Iraq. DoD photo by Gunnery Sgt. Michael Q. Retana, U.S. Marine Corps. (Released)
18 August 2010 - Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan - Pakistani flood victims wait to board a U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter attached to the HM-165, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, during humanitarian relief efforts in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan, Aug. 18, 2010. Photo Credit: Paul Duncan/DOD/Sipa Press ***FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY***/1008182021
RM2F0G18718 August 2010 - Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan - Pakistani flood victims wait to board a U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter attached to the HM-165, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, during humanitarian relief efforts in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan, Aug. 18, 2010. Photo Credit: Paul Duncan/DOD/Sipa Press ***FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY***/1008182021
A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463, Marine Aircraft Group 24, provides on- scene awareness for a downed civilian helicopter that made an emergency landing on a sandbar in Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, Oct. 22, 2018. The Marine Corps helicopters were in the area conducting routine operations when notified by the Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Air Traffic Control Tower that a civilian aircraft had fallen off of their radar. Marine Corps Base Hawaii also launched watercraft to assist with the rescue if needed. U.S. Marines in Hawaii stand ready to respond
RM2B14NRXA U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463, Marine Aircraft Group 24, provides on- scene awareness for a downed civilian helicopter that made an emergency landing on a sandbar in Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, Oct. 22, 2018. The Marine Corps helicopters were in the area conducting routine operations when notified by the Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Air Traffic Control Tower that a civilian aircraft had fallen off of their radar. Marine Corps Base Hawaii also launched watercraft to assist with the rescue if needed. U.S. Marines in Hawaii stand ready to respond
A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E helicopter with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 361 prepares to depart from the Airport in the Sky on Catalina Islan
RF2GH1T5PA U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E helicopter with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 361 prepares to depart from the Airport in the Sky on Catalina Islan
A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion with 1st Marine Aircraft Wing lands during Castaway 21.1 on Ie Shima, Okinawa, Japan, March 17, 2021. The exercise demonstrated the Marine Corps’ ability to integrate with the joint force to seize and defend key maritime terrain, provide low-signature sustainment, and execute long-range precision fires in support of naval operations from an expeditionary advanced base.
RM2GKD3NWA U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion with 1st Marine Aircraft Wing lands during Castaway 21.1 on Ie Shima, Okinawa, Japan, March 17, 2021. The exercise demonstrated the Marine Corps’ ability to integrate with the joint force to seize and defend key maritime terrain, provide low-signature sustainment, and execute long-range precision fires in support of naval operations from an expeditionary advanced base.
Two U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Sea Stallion helicopters from Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 466, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward) infiltrate Marines with 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance (3rd LAR) Battalion to execute Operation Halberd V in the Helmand province, Afghanistan on June 20, 2012. HMLA-469 provided aerial reconnaissance and security for the Marines of 3rd LAR during operation Halberd V to prevent the distribution of contraband in support of counter insurgency operations.
RM2GH1TTWTwo U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Sea Stallion helicopters from Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 466, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward) infiltrate Marines with 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance (3rd LAR) Battalion to execute Operation Halberd V in the Helmand province, Afghanistan on June 20, 2012. HMLA-469 provided aerial reconnaissance and security for the Marines of 3rd LAR during operation Halberd V to prevent the distribution of contraband in support of counter insurgency operations.
Camp Pendleton, California, USA. 22nd June, 2022. U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 362 (Reinforced), 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, carries a water bull during Helicopter Support Team training at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, June 22, 2022. U.S. Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 13 and VMM 362 conduct HST training to enhance their skills as landing support Marines and pilots. Credit: U.S. Marines/ZUMA Press Wire Service/ZUMAPRESS.com/Alamy Live News
RM2JHAGT9Camp Pendleton, California, USA. 22nd June, 2022. U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 362 (Reinforced), 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, carries a water bull during Helicopter Support Team training at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, June 22, 2022. U.S. Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 13 and VMM 362 conduct HST training to enhance their skills as landing support Marines and pilots. Credit: U.S. Marines/ZUMA Press Wire Service/ZUMAPRESS.com/Alamy Live News