The Royal New Zealand Air Force trains aboard USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) off of Honiara, Solomon Islands.
231121-N-AU520-1246.JPG Photo By: Petty Officer 2nd Class Jacob Woitzel

HONIARA, Solomon Islands - HONIARA, Solomon Islands (Nov. 21, 2023) A Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) airman is hoisted into a RNZNF NH90 helicopter from Royal New Zealand Air Force NH90 helicopter from No. 3 Squadron out of Ohakea Palmerston, North New Zealand, during an exercise aboard the hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19), anchored off of Honiara, Solomon Islands, during Pacific Partnership 2024-1, Nov. 21, 2023. Now in its 19th iteration, Pacific Partnership is the largest annual multinational humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparedness mission conducted in the Indo-Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jacob Woitzel)


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