U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Xavier Navarro
U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Xavier Navarro

COPE North 19 prepares to resume flying operations after Typhoon Wutip

1st Combat Camera Squadron

U.S. Marines from the Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 242 from Iwakuni, Japan, performs maintenance checks on a F-18D during COPE North 2019 on Feb. 25, 2019, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. COPE North 2019 is in preparation to resume operations after Super Typhoon Wutip passed by Guam on Feb. 24, 2019. CN19 is a long-standing exercise designed to enhance multilateral air operations amongst allies and will include humanitarian assistance and disaster relief airlift operations as well as large-force employment.

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