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...
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...
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.
CS15 is a Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and USPACOM sponsored exercise conducted in the Republic of Singapore to conduct combined Dissimilar Air Combat Training with the Republic of Singapore Air Force. The focus of this exercise is on tactical coordination and evaluation of air tactics, techniques and procedures.
Joint Warrior is a semiannual, United Kingdom-led training exercise involving 60 ships from 13 countries designed to provide NATO and allied forces a unique multi-warfare environment in which to prepare for global operations.
The 84th Training Command, 11th Aviation Command and Army Reserve Career Division Combined Command Best Warrior Competition will be held March 30 through April 3 at Fort Knox, Ky. About 20 competitors will vie for NCO of the Year and Soldier of the Year Honors.
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.