Secretary Carter has spent more than three decades leveraging his knowledge of science and technology, global strategy and policy as well as his deep dedication to the men and women of the Department of Defense to make our nation and the world a safer place. He has done so in direct and indirect service of eleven secretaries of defense in both...
Super Bowl 50
The troops from around the world are starting to cheer on their favorite team for Super Bowl 50. The real fans will show their support by getting up really early or staying up really late to watch the big game when the Denver Broncos take on the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, Feb. 7. This is where you will find video shout outs from the troops for their favorite team and coverage of the troops...
Secretary of Defense Ashton
Secretary Carter has spent more than three decades leveraging his knowledge of science and technology, global strategy and policy as well as his deep dedication to the men and women of the Department of Defense to make our nation and the world a safer place. He has done so in direct and indirect service of eleven secretaries of defense in both Democratic and Republican Administrations. Whether...
The National Multi-Agency Coordinating Group (NMAC) at the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) in Boise, Idaho, is mobilizing approximately 250 Soldiers from the 17th Fires Brigade, 7th Infantry Division, known as "Thunderbolt," to perform firefighting duties as part of the Wildland Fire Fighting in Eastern Washington.
On the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, one of the deadliest and costliest hurricanes to ever hit the U.S., DVIDS has set up this feature page for all related content on our website.
Typhoon Soudelor Relief
Super Typhoon Soudelor was a category 3 tropical cyclone and was the strongest of 2015 to date and affected the Western Pacific Ocean area including the Northern Marianas Islands, Southern Japan, Taiwan and China. U.S. military forces were deployed to Saipan to support humanitarian efforts in response to the typhoon.
2015 Oregon Wildfires
Oregon Army National Guard Soldiers supported firefighting efforts against the wildfires in Douglas County, Oregon.
4/25 Infantry Brigade Combat Team (AIRBORNE) certifies the AIRBORNE Task Force through a multi-echelon field training exercise to prepare for the Joint Readiness Training Center 16-04.
General Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., the 36th Commandant of the Marine Corps, will pass command to Gen. Robert B. Neller during a ceremony at Marine Corps Barracks Washington, D.C., September 24 at 10 a.m. Gen. Dunford is scheduled to become the 19th Chairman of the Joint Staff September 25, 2015.
The Army has used Network Integration Evaluations (NIE) over the last ten years to build test and field a network to meet the operational needs of Soldiers in the field. NIE 16.1 is the tenth in a series of Soldier-led evaluations, which are conducted to build, test and field the Army’s tactical network. NIE 16.1 will be conducted at Fort Bliss, Texas; White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico;...
The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) is, by U.S. law, the highest ranking military officer in the United States Armed Forces and is the principal military advisor to the President of the United States, the National Security Council, the Homeland Security Council, and the Secretary of Defense.
Utah National Guard was deployed to assist local authorities with protecting lives and property after flooding in Hildale, Utah.
The U.S. Army will exercise its regionally aligned forces to Europe at the Grafenwoehr and Hohenfels training areas during exercise Combined Resolve V, Sept. 22- Nov. 21.
Combined Resolve is a series of U.S. Army Europe exercises designed to train participants to function together in a multinational and integrated environment and train U.S. Army rotational forces to Europe to be more...
The Non-Lethal Weapons Executive Seminar (NOLES) is an annual Marine Corps Forces Pacific theater security cooperation event focusing on the use of nonlethal weapons. The exercise is held in a different nation each year.
DreamLift provides senior corporate leaders and officials with a first-hand look at our Veteran’s technical experience and capabilities - and the proximity of employable Veterans to our technology centers.
DreamLift is a CH-47 Chinook military helicopter experience over the sights of San Francisco to Moffett Federal Airfield in Mountain View, California during Dreamforce. Attendees will...