Pacific Angel 16 is a series of four HA/CMO missions occurring throughout the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. Operation PACANGEL is a total force, joint and combined humanitarian assistance operation led by PACAF. PAC Angel 16 locations include Bangladesh, Cambodia, Sri Lanka and Mongolia.
Gen. David L. Goldfein is nominated to become the 21st Chief of Staff of the
Air Force during a ceremony June 24, 2016. If confirmed, Gen. Goldfein will take over for Gen. Mark A. Welsh III, who will retire after 30 years of service, including the longest tenure as CSAF in Air Force history.
Big Logistics Over-The-Shore - West (BLW) is an annual, Army Reserve, multi-echelon (Company/Detachment to Brigade) functional exercise designed to train transportation units and sustainment commands in Logistics Over-the-Shore (LOTS) operations.
This multi-component exercise involves elements from the US Army, Army Reserve, US Navy, US Air Force, US Coast Guard and United States Maritime...
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region II Homeland Response Force (HRF) Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) exercise consists of some 700 Soldiers and Airmen of the National Guard with expertise in search and extraction of disaster victims, incident site security, decontamination, medical treatment and command and control of the mission.
Patriot North 16 is a Domestic Operations training exercise sponsored by the National Guard Bureau and accredited by the Joint National Training Capability Program. This annual event focuses on increasing the understanding of coordination, policies, and procedures required in conducting a Joint Inter-Agency domestic response. It also provides a forum for coordination with local, State and...
Malabar is an annual maritime exercise with the Indian Navy and the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF). The objective of Malabar is to enhance naval interoperability the maritime forces and demonstrate U.S. naval presence in the Asia-Pacific region. The exercise will feature both ashore and at-sea training.
Southern Jackaroo is a multi-service, trilateral exercise between United States, Australian and Japanese forces that seek to increase interoperability at the tactical level. The training will feature platoon-size elements that will focus on combined fires and maneuver support operations.
Soldiers from the German Luftlandebrigade 1 (LLB1) participate in the 72nd D-Day Landing Anniversary in Normandy to commemorate the Sacrifice of Soldiers during World War II. LLB1 conducted airborne operations, toured battle sites, and participated in ceremonies throughout different cities in Normandy.