WASHINGTON ― Were you at the Rim of the Pacific exercise this year? If not, you missed all sorts of ships, aircraft and PowerPoint presentations.

Yes, PowerPoint presentations.

RIMPAC, which began in 1971, runs from June 27 to Aug. 2. This year’s RIMPAC, the 26th of the series, included 25 nations, 46 ships, about 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel, plus five submarines.

Below are photos highlighting some of the training so far ― including riveting presentations ― and off-hour happenings.

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