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P-3 Airborne Early Warning aircraft
An Air and Marine Operations UH-60 crew takes off during a desert sunset near Tucson, Arizona.
Marine Interdiction Agents from the Ft. Pierce Marine Unit conduct interagency training exercises in Florida.
Marine Interdiction Agents test the capabilities of AMO's Coastal Interceptor Vessel. Photographer: Carlos Rivera
An MEA crew flies overhead during preparations for Super Bowl 50.
An Air and Marine Operations UH-60 crew from the Bellingham Air and Marine Branch flies near the U.S./Canada border.
An Air and Marine Operations Marine Interdiction Agent conducts a maritime patrol while another crewmember keeps an eye out for suspicious activity near San Diego, California.
An Air and Marine Operations EC120 crew lands in the desert to retrieve bundles of marijuana near Yuma, Arizona.
An Air and Marine Operations AS350 crew flies over the Rio Grande River during a border security patrol near McAllen, Texas.
An AMO Ground Team Air Coordinator preparing for the execution of numerous search and arrest warrants in southern Arizona that dismantled a local drug trafficking organization suspected of distributing and selling heroin, marijuana, and various firearms.
Marine Interdictions Agents patrol the Schuykill River in Philadelphia, PA.
A UH-60 Black Hawk crew from the Miami Air and Marine Branch practice fast-rope techniques in preparation for an AMO demonstration at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016. Photo by Edwin Montufar.
An AS350 crew assists in the hunt for escaped prisoners Richard Matt and David Sweat in upstate in NY.
A UH-60 crew assists in the search for Richard Matt and David Sweat in upstate New York.
AMO crews patrol Miami waters in the Midnight Express Interceptor vessel to ensure safety in matters of border security. Photographer: Donna Burton