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For all my Tanker friends out there

  B-roll of Marines with 2nd Tanks conduct overwatch missions. Tankers regularly perform overwatch missions for their fellow Marines and other coalition forces. An overwatch mission consists of providing security for the Marine engineers and infantrymen on the ground, improving roads and building a better future for Afghanistan. A single overwatch mission can last an [...]
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Fuel Tank Thermal Insulation Introduced

Vehicles / Watercraft : (2 weeks ago)

SPS Overlay has been used on three tankers to provide thermal insulation boundaries between two Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO) tanks to successfully convert one of them into a Marine Gas Oil (MGO) tank. Read Post

Yemeni Forces Protect Tanker from Piracy

Vehicles / Watercraft : (5 years ago)

Yemeni marine forces have thwarted an attempt by pirates to attack a national oil tanker in the Red Sea, days after the forces foiled an attack against two oil tankers in the Bab el-Mandab strait in the Red Sea, Yemen news agency Sa... Read Post

Masters of the Iron Horse Conduct Training

Military / US Military : Marines News (6 years ago)

To provide effective combat support to Marines on the battlefield, tankers are required to qualify on live-fire tank ranges. Marines with Bravo Company, 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, participated in a tank gunnery range h... Read Post

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