160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne) service members and Australian Defence Force military personnel commute to a rendezvous point aboard a U.S. Army MH-60 Blackhawk helicopter during Exercise Talisman Sabre 21, at Royal Australian Air Force Base Tindal, Australia, July 17, 2021. This is the ninth iteration of Talisman Sabre, a large-scale, bilateral military exercise between Australia and the U.S. involving more than 17,000 participants from seven nations. The month-long multi-domain exercise consists of a series of training events that reinforce the strong U.S./Australian alliance and demonstrate the U.S. military’s unwavering commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific.
U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Matthew Mackintosh