AH-1W Super Cobra pilot, Maj. Kristopher Faught, with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 266 (Reinforced), conducts various flight operations in the 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility. The 26th MEU is a Marine Air-Ground Task Force forward-deployed to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet area of responsibility aboard the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group serving as a sea-based, expeditionary crisis response force capable of conducting amphibious operations across the full range of military operations.