VIDEO: Arctic Edge 18

Published on April 6, 2018 by Nicholas Hoffman

Arctic Edge is a biennial, large-scale, joint-training exercise that prepares and tests the U.S. military’s ability to operate tactically in the extreme cold-weather conditions found in Arctic environments. Task Force Arctic Edge is comprised of Marines from all across II Marine Expeditionary Force, and consists of more than 1500 participants from the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, and Navy utilizing the unique and expansive air and ground training areas in Alaska. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Brianna Gaudi).