AFRICOM's MEDRETEs pair small teams of military medical professionals from the U.S. with participating African partner nations to train alongside and share best practices in trauma and surgical medicine. U.S. personnel benefit by providing medical care in a forward and austere environment; African partners develop closer relationships with U.S....
2016 East Coast Storms
The Virginia National Guard was activated to assist local and state authorities in the wake of strong thunderstorms and tornadoes that affected the state Feb. 24, 2016.
ICEX 2016 is designed to allow the U.S. Navy to assess operational readiness in the Arctic, increase experience in the region, develop partnerships and collaborative efforts, and advance their understanding of the Arctic environment. U.S. Air National Guard and U.S. Army National Guard will provide air support for the duration of this exercise.
Boxer Amphibious Ready Group
More than 4,500 Sailors and Marines from the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) departed San Diego for a deployment to the U.S. 3rd, 5th and 7th Fleet areas of operations (AOO), Feb. 12.
Army Trials 2016
Army Trials 2016 are March 6-10 at Fort Bliss, Texas. Army Trials is a series of adaptive sporting events for wounded, ill and injured Soldiers and Veterans, and helps determine which athletes will represent Team Army during the 2016 Department of Defense Warrior Games. More than 100 wounded, ill and injured Soldiers and Veterans from across the country are traveling to Fort Bliss to train...
2016 AFRICOM Medical
AFRICOM's MEDRETEs pair small teams of military medical professionals from the U.S. with participating African partner nations to train alongside and share best practices in trauma and surgical medicine. U.S. personnel benefit by providing medical care in a forward and austere environment; African partners develop closer relationships with U.S. medical personnel; and local populations receive...
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.
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Nashville, the Marines are coming. The U. S. Marine Corps looks forward to celebrating community, country and Corps with the greater Nashville area as hundreds of Marines flood "Music City" 7-11 September 2016. Your Leathernecks will conduct Marine Air-Ground Task Force demonstrations, perform band concerts, showcase cutting-edge equipment and aircraft such as the M1A1 Abrams tank and MV-22...
Elements of the U.S. 7th Fleet will participate in the Indonesian navy sponsored Multilateral Naval Exercise Komodo 16 (MNEK), a joint exercise with ASEAN and ASEAN plus countries to build relationships and develop interoperability. The exercise will have a senior leader tabletop exercise as well as a land-based CPX and an at-sea operational phase. The exercise will also conduct civic Action...
The Saturday Proficiency Jump Program (SPJP) builds proficiency, experience, and confidence of individual Paratroopers, insuring the XVIII Airborne Corps remains ready for contingency response missions.
75 years after the founding of the historical Tuskegee Airmen<br /> in 1941, the Air Force continues to celebrate the accomplishments and<br /> resiliency displayed by the air pioneers.
U.S. Army Alaska will host a Cold Regions/ Military Mountaineering Event that brings together military professionals from Canada, Chilean, Finland, Great Britain, Italy, Slovenia and Sweden whose primary purpose is the planning, training and execution of military operations in extreme cold weather and mountainous environments.
Missouri Army and Air National Guardsmen begin a three-day marksmanship training mission and competition at Camp Crowder in Neosho, Missouri. The challenge, known as the Adjutant General State Combat Match Rifle/Pistol Championships, will bring together more than 100 of the Guard’s best marksmen who will shoot both the M16 and M9 toward targets at distances ranging 15 to 300 yards in a...
CENTAM SMOKE is a quarterly training exercise hosted by Joint<br /> Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. Central American<br /> participants in order to build partner capacity and improve each other's<br /> abilities to fight fires in new and demanding scenarios.