Does look OK. Very clean kit - after a bit of dust it would prob blend better in a dustry environment. It's probably a better all-round solution. Quite impressed that the Army has gone ahead with it really!
He's wearing a US MICH 2000 with MSA Paraclete RAV.
The MTP looks bloody brilliant.
Looks like Osprey Assault armour in desert DPM.
At long last we're getting there. We've always had the men, now they're getting the equipment.
At 14:00 local time yesterday afternoon, 3rd Battalion The Rifles officially transferred responsibility and command of the Sangin area of operations to 40 Commando Royal Marines. Over the last few weeks, Royal Marine Commandos and attached Ranks have been arriving in Forward Operating Base (FOB) Jackson, in the Sangin region of Helmand province. They have been receiving comprehensive handovers from their counterparts in the 3 Rifles. The Area of Operations was formally handed by the 3 Rifles Commanding Officer, Lt Col Nick Kitson, to Lt Col Paul James, Commanding Officer of 40 Commando Royal Marines...