• Cadet 1st Class Isaac Perkins shapes a piece of hot steel into a knife as part of the physical metallurgy class in the Air Force Academy’s mechanical engineering metal fabrication laboratory, Feb. 17, 2021. (Joshua Armstrong/Air Force)
    Best pics of the week: Feb. 28, 2021

    Paratroopers train in Alaska, Marine recruits take part in Basic Warrior Training at Parris Island, a cadet shapes hot steel at the Air Force Academy, and more in this week's Frontline Photos.

  • Mount Etna lets off some steam in the background of P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft Feb. 16, 2021, at Sigonella, Italy. (MC2 Austin Ingram/Navy)
    Best pics of the week: Feb. 21, 2021

    Navy P-8A Poseidons in Italy, an Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle in UAE, on the range at Camp Fuji and more in this week's Frontline Photos.

  • A Marine with 8th Engineer Support Battalion clears a simulated enemy cache site during a simulated live-fire event during Command Post Exercise VI (CPX) on Camp Lejeune, N.C., Feb. 2, 2021. (Lance Cpl. Zachary Zephir/Marine Corps)
    Best pics of the week: Feb. 14, 2021

    Three Air Force bombers fly over the Super Bowl, the ghillie wash at the Army's Sniper School, a live-fire exercise at Camp Lejeune and more in this week's Frontline Photos.

  • A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress receives fuel from a KC-10 Extender during a bomber task force mission over the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility Jan. 27, 2021. (Staff Sgt. Trevor T. McBride/Air Force)
    Best pics of the week: Feb. 7, 2021

    Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star in the Bering Strait, 83-year vigil of the Tomb of the Unknown, and B-52 refueled over Central Command area, and more in this week's Frontline Photos.

  • A U.S. Air Force crew chief enjoys the snow at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 26, 2021. The last time it snowed at Davis-Monthan was approximately two years ago, so the snow was a surprise for maintainers working the flightline. (Staff Sgt. Sergio A. Gamboa/Air Force)
    Best pics of the week: Jan. 31, 2021

    Snow at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, well-deck operations aboard the USS Essex, National Guard troops in Washington, and more in this week's Frontline Photos.

  • Army Medicine sergeants major low crawl during an obstacle course validation exercise on Fort Gordon, Ga., Jan. 21, 2021, ahead of the Army Best Medic Competition (ABMC). The ABMC will take place from Jan. 25-28 at Fort Gordon. (Spc. Adrian Pacheco/Army)
    Best pics of the week: Jan. 24, 2021

    National Guard troops in Washington for the inauguration, USS Mount Whitney's 50th anniversary, the upcoming Army Best Medic Competition and more in this week's Frontline Photos.

  • U.S. Army and Italian Army paratroopers conduct airborne operation after exiting a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft at Juliet Drop Zone, Pordenone, Italy, Dec. 10, 2020. (Paolo Bovo/Army)
    Best pics of the week: Jan. 17, 2021

    U.S. and Italian paratroopers conduct airborne operations in Italy, National Guard troops arrive in Washington for Inauguration Day events, and more in this week's Frontline Photos.

  • Six airmen assigned to the 31st Medical Group receive the first Moderna COVID-19 vaccines at Aviano Air Base, Italy, Jan. 8, 2021. (Staff Sgt. K. Tucker Owen/Air Force)
    Best pics of the week: Jan. 10, 2021

    Navy aircraft carriers in the Pacific and Indian oceans, Air Force and Marine aircraft support Operation Octave Quartz, the military continues receiving the COVID-19 vaccine and more in this week's Frontline Photos.

  • A U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle departs after receiving fuel from a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker during an air refueling mission over Southwest Asia, Dec. 22, 2020. (Staff Sgt. Trevor T. McBride/Air Force)
    Best pics of the week: Jan. 3, 2021

    The COVID-19 vaccine rollout across the military, soldiers and Marines participate in joint live-fire exercise and more in this week's Frontline Photos.

  • Lance Cpl. Jerren Strong covers his face with camo paint in preparation for a simulated boat raid at Kin Red, Okinawa, Japan, Dec. 16, 2020. (Lance Cpl. Brienna Tuck/Marine Corps)
    Best pics of the week: Dec. 27, 2020

    Marines participate in exercises in Japan, a fighter wing readiness demonstration at Eielson and more in this week's Frontline Photos.