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A CBP Air unit UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter intimidates two vehicles on a remote air strip in America's southwest border region.
A CBP Marine officer sets off to patrol along the coast of Puerto Rico.
A CBP UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter flies near the U.S.-Canada border in Washington.
Two CBP Air Interdiction officers stop a suspicious small two engine plane on a runway.
Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine officers work side by side with Army and Air force National Guard members in Puerto Rico.
The Pilatus PC-12, multirole enforcement aircraft can deploy rapidly and operate safely in remote areas. It provides mission versatility, including air interdiction and aerial surveillance to the fleet of A&M aircraft.
A Customs and Border Protection Safe Boat Marine Unit patrol the waters near Bellingham, Washington.
The Bombardier Dash 8 Q200 is a multirole patrol aircraft equipped with multimode radar and electro-optical/infrared sensors that can detect and track maritime and surface targets.
Two CBP Air unit UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters patrol the southwest border region.
A Customs and Border Protection UH-60 Black Hawk patrols along the northwest border of the U.S.
The P-3 Long Range Tracker Aircraft often fly in tandem with the P-3 AEW. Used in this manner, the AEW detects and tracks multiple targets and the accompanying P-3 LRT, intercepts, identifies and tracks those suspect targets.
CBP planes patrol the airspace near the southwest border.
UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter with tactical agents demonstrating fast-rope techniques.
The P-3 Airborne Early Warning Aircraft is utilized primarily for long-range patrols along the entire U.S. border, and in source and transit zone countries, throughout Central and South America.
Two CBP Marine unit Midnight Express boats patrol the waters off of Miami, Florida's shores.
A group of CBP UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters on patrol in the Caribbean.
A CBP Air unit Citation Jet patrols the waters off of a National Park of the United States.
A CBP UH-60 Blackhawk pilot flies over the southern border looking for people entering the United States illegally.
A CBP Cessna C-550 Citation patrolling the seas.
Two CBP Marine unit Midnight Express boats patrol the waters off of Florida's shores.
A CBP UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter flies over an island in Puerto Rico searching for people seeking asylum in the US.
A CBP AS-350 A-Star helicopter conducts routine patrol in San Diego.
A CBP AW-139 helicopter lands in a remote area.