U.S. Air Force Photo by Capt. Adam Engelhart
U.S. Air Force Photo by Capt. Adam Engelhart

COPE North 19 Alliance demonstrates combat airpower

by Senior Airman Xavier Navarro
U.S. Air Force

Aircraft from the United States, Australia and Japan participating in COPE North 2019 engage in a large show-of-force formation off the coast of Guam, on Mar. 6, 2019. CN19 is a long-standing exercise designed to enhance multilateral air operations amongst partner nations and includes humanitarian assistance and disaster relief airlift operations as well as large-force employment. Approximately 2,000 U.S. Airmen, Marines, and Sailors participated alongside approximately 800 RAAF and JASDF members during the exercise.

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