PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 7, 2012) Sailors fire M240 machine guns and a dual mounted .50-caliber machine gun during a live-fire exercise on the fantail aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kenneth Abbate)
A USArmy Soldier, assigned to The National Guard’s Red Bull Infantry Division, fires a machine gun to suppress enemy forces during training at the National Training Center on Fort Irwin, Calif. Army photo by Pfc.
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Quataisia Marigny, a member of the 116th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), Georgia Air National Guard, fires an M240 machine gun under the watchful eye of Staff Sgt. Alan Glaze, a combat arms instructor from the 116th SFS, during a training exercise at the Catoosa Training Site, Tunnel Hill, Ga., June 26, 2014.(U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Roger Parsons/Released)
Argentine Army Jungle Huntsmen carrying his machine gun.
GULF OF OMAN (June 26, 2013) – Midshipman 2nd Class Matthew Hendricks, left, of Duke University, learns about a M240 machine gun from Gunner’s Mate 3rd Class Bartholomew Coyle, of Manistee, Mich., on board the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Nimitz Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions for Operation Enduring Freedom
Soldiers in Basic Combat Training with E Company, Lightning Bn., fire the M249 squad assault weapon, M240 machine gun, AT-4 antitank weapon and M203 grenade launcher at the U.S. Weapons range on Fort Jackson, S.C., Sept. 18, 2015.
Seaman mans an M240B machine gun on the bridge wing of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) while underway in the Aegean Sea.