October 2016 - U.S. Marines train with Philippine service members during Philippine Amphibious Landing Exercise 33 (PHIBLEX).
There are three training segments...
1) U.S. Marines and Philippine service members conduct an amphibious assault capability demonstration including beach landing and live fire at the Naval and Educational Training Command, Philippines.
2) U.S. Marines from Amphibious Reconnaissance Platoon, Maritime Raid Force, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, III Marine Expeditionary Force, and Philippine Marines from the Marine Special Operations Group, Philippine Marine Corps, conduct bilateral High Altitude Low Opening (HALO) jump training on Clark Air Base, Philippines.
3) U.S. Marines with Romeo Battery, 3rd Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, fire a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System at Colonel Ernesto Ravina Air Base, Philippines.
PHIBLEX is an annual bilateral exercise conducted with the U.S. Marine Corps and Armed Forces of the Philippines that combines amphibious landing and live-fire training with humanitarian civic assistance efforts to strengthen interoperability and working relationships.
U.S. Marine Corps video segments by Lance Cpl. David Delgadillo, MCIPAC Combat Camera Video edited and compiled by USA Patriotism!