The crew of the USCG Cutter Polar Star (WAGB-10) was requested to rescue/recover the Antarctic Chieftain, a 207-foot Australian-flagged fishing vessel with 26 people aboard, beset in ice approximately 900 miles northeast of McMurdo Sound, Antarctica on Feb. 10, 2015. The Antarctic Chieftain suffered damage to three of its four propeller blades...
Nepal Earthquake Relief
U.S. Pacific Command continues to work closely with the U.S. Embassy in Nepal and U.S. Agency for International Development colleagues to determine how USPACOM forces and assets can assist the Government of Nepal in the aftermath of this disaster. The U.S. military has transported members of the USAID Disaster Assistance Response Team and urban search and rescue teams to Nepal, and also...
The 2015 U.S. Army Soldier
The 2015 U.S. Army Soldier Show, presented by the U.S. Army Installation Management Command, is a high-energy 90-minute live musical production that showcases the talents of Soldiers who were selected by audition from throughout the Active-Duty, Reserve and National Guard Army. The motto, mission and philosophy of the show – “Entertainment for the Soldier, by the Soldier” – were...
2015 Army Reserve Best Warrior
The U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition is premier showcase for Army Reserve Soldiers to demonstrate their technical and tactical skills to determine the top noncommissioned officer and junior enlisted Soldier from the 205,000 men and women serving as America’s Warrior-Citizens. The top NCO and Soldier represent the Army Reserve at the Department of the Army Best Warrior...
Battle of Iwo Jima 70th
The United States Marine Corps and the government of Japan will conduct a ceremony to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima March 21. The event will take place on Iwo To, formerly known as Iwo Jima, and will include U.S. and Japanese veterans and their families, dignitaries and leaders from both nations, distinguished guests and Marines and sailors from III Marine...
Operation Cross Check 2015
ICE arrests convicted criminal aliens, fugitives in enforcement operation throughout all 50 states.
Antarctic Chieftain Rescued
The crew of the USCG Cutter Polar Star (WAGB-10) was requested to rescue/recover the Antarctic Chieftain, a 207-foot Australian-flagged fishing vessel with 26 people aboard, beset in ice approximately 900 miles northeast of McMurdo Sound, Antarctica on Feb. 10, 2015. The Antarctic Chieftain suffered damage to three of its four propeller blades when it became stuck in the ice lost its ability...
U.S. Air Force Europe-based aircraft and personnel deployed to Estonia to conduct training with Estonian, Lithuanian and Latvian personnel as well as demonstrate U.S. commitment to safety and security in Eastern Europe
Seattle Fleet Week 2015 July 23rd-Aug. 3rd
Global Strike Challenge is the world's premier bomber, Intercontinental
Ballistic Missile, helicopter operations and security forces competition
with units from Air Force Global Strike Command, Air Combat Command, Air
Force Reserve Command and the Air National Guard.
The goals of the competition are to:
- Showcase the world's premier bomber and ICBM force
- Foster esprit de corps...
The 91st Training Division's Warrior Exercise involves more than 70 units
from across the Army Reserve and is linked to the Big Lots West Exercise and
the National Training Center Rotation 15-08.5.
Northern Strike is the premier combat training event for the Michigan Guard occurring from July 13 - August 1 on Camp Grayling, Alpena CRTC and Rogers City and will highlight the integrated combat capabilities of fixed and rotary aviation assets along with cavalry, mortar, artillery and infantry assets; Michigan National Guard forces will be joined by other states' National Guard units and...
Service members with the Hawaii Air National Guard evacuated Department of Defense personnel from Wake Island ahead of Typhoon Halola.
The 155th Armored Brigade Combat Team, Mississippi Army National Guard, will participate in an Exportable Combat Training Capability exercise at the Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center from 19 July to 18 August 2015.
Approximately 500 active-duty Soldiers from the 1st Cavalry Division, 3rd Brigade Combat Team (3-1 CAV) and close to 300 additional troops from Reserve components will join...
Kentucky National Guard personnel were activated to assist with relief efforts after the state was struck by heavy storms and flooding in July 2015.