The Cold War
1947-1991
The Cold War
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flytofight:

An impressive collection of AFSOC aircraft on the Hurlburt Field flight line, all of these aircraft were used extensively for special operations and counter insurgency missions throughout the Vietnam War.  Fromtop to bottom, left to right:  UC-123, AC-130, AC-119, AC-47, O-2,OV-10, T-28, A-1, U-10, UH-1, A-37.  
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sweetnovemberjuliet:

1st SFOD-D, ‘A’ Sqdn - 1991 Iraq
The ‘stache is very much in effect…
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semperannoying:

Soviet Naval Infantrymen with Bayonet-Equipped AKS-74 Rifles.
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fuldagap:

East German border guard.
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1968, A Viet Cong guerrilla crouches in an underground tunnel with an SKS rifle.
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itinerantdispatches:

East German Mi-24 Hind gunships
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Two U.S. Army scouts ride their motorcylces during the joint South Korean/U.S. Exercise Team Spirit ‘88
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A member of the 5th Battaltion, 87th Infantry Brigade, armed with an M 249 squad automatic weapon equipped with multiple integrated laser engagement systems (MILES), participates in exercise Fuerzas Unidas Peru ‘87.
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johanvandemerwe:

GSG 9 officer during an exercise in Bonn, 1979
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Sea-Air-Land (SEAL) team members gather in a meadow to discuss tactics during a field training exercise. Photographer’s Name: PH1 CHUCK MUSSI. Date Shot: 9/1/1987