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...
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...
Massachusetts Snow Relief
The Massachusetts National Guard has been activated to assist with the State of Emergency regarding snow relief to assist towns and communities with snow removal, fire hydrant clearing and ensuring roads are passable for emergency equipment and responders.
Freedom's Sentinel - Freedom's Sentinel, the follow-on to Enduring Freedom, is the continuing U.S. effort to train, advise and assist Afghan security forces as well as conduct counterterrorism operations in Afghanistan.
U.S. Army All-American Bowl
The U.S. Army All-American Bowl is the nation’s premier high school All-American game, featuring the best 90 players in an annual East vs. West matchup every January in San Antonio’s Alamodome. The Army Bowl enjoys a worldwide television audience, thanks to a live broadcast on NBC. Last year’s U.S. Army All-American Bowl marked the 14th-anniversary of the Bowl and drew a crowd of...
Marines and sailors of Black Sea Rotational Force, along with U.S. Army soldiers from 2nd Cavalry Regiment and the Michigan National Guard, participate in a multilateral exercise involving small-unit training and combined-arms live-fire exercises with 7 NATO partners to maintain proven partnerships, build military capacity, promote regional stability and provide the capability for rapid crisis...
Europe-based U.S. Air Force aircraft and personnel are participating in a NATO-sponsored exercise designed to bolster aerial refueling, fighter aircraft interception and combat search and rescue skills.
Commander USPACOM is supporting the U.S. Army and Air Force display teams to participate in Lima (Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace) Expo 15. This year’s LIMA exhibition marks the biggest defense expo in the event’s history, with more than 510 aerospace and maritime companies from 36 countries participating. A total of 113 aircraft and 65 maritime vessels will be on display...
PACANGEL supports U.S. Pacific Command’s capacity-building efforts by partnering with other governments, non-governmental agencies and multilateral militaries in the respective region to provide medical, dental, optometry, and engineering assistance to their citizens. This operation will be used to improve and build relationships in the event of future humanitarian assistance and disaster...
Saber Junction is a U.S. Army Europe-led exercise designed to prepare U.S., NATO and international partner forces for unified land operations.
Theater Security Packages are U.S. Air Force deployments of aircraft and personnel to Eastern Europe in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve, demonstrating U.S. commitment to security and stability in that region.
Saharan Express is a U.S. Africa Command-sponsored multinational maritime exercise designed to increase maritime safety and security in West African waters.
Obangame Express is a U.S. Africa Command-sponsored multinational
maritime exercise designed to increase maritime safety and security in the
Gulf of Guinea.