CJTF-HOA conducts Raven RQ-11 demo for Djiboutian Forces

U.S. Army Spc. Enrique Soto, assigned to the 1st Battalion, 153rd Infantry Regiment, Task Force Warrior, an associated unit of Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, demonstrates a hand launch of a RQ-11 Raven remotely piloted aircraft in an airfield in southern Djibouti, Aug. 21, 2017. The demonstration was an effort to familiarize Djibouti Armed Forces members with the unmanned aerial vehicle system, clear up confusion about the Raven and other RPAs, and show the safe operation of the Raven. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eboni Prince)
U.S. Army Spc. Enrique Soto, assigned to the 1st Battalion, 153rd Infantry Regiment, Task Force Warrior, an associated unit of Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, demonstrates a hand launch of a RQ-11 Raven remotely piloted aircraft in an airfield in southern Djibouti, Aug. 21, 2017. The demonstration was an effort to familiarize Djibouti Armed Forces members with the unmanned aerial vehicle system, clear up confusion about the Raven and other RPAs, and show the safe operation of the Raven. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eboni Prince)
Download full-resolution

Tags

Djibouti CJTF-HOA FAD Djibouti Armed Forces Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa

We suggest

U.S. Marines strengthen Djiboutian Army by leading joint bilateral academy course in Africa

The U.S. Marine Corps is arguably one of the most revered institutions within the U.S. Department of Defense. So, when Combined Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) leadership recently welcomed members of the Djibouti Armed Forces (FAD) into the U.S. Marine Corps Corporals Course, it was a distinct honor.

U.S., Japanese, French, Italian militaries partner for first multilateral NEO exercise in Africa

Initiated by the Japanese military, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) supported a joint-nation noncombatant evacuation operation (NEO) exercise and training here, Sept. 29.