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...
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.
Operation Caravana provides the Honduran military freedom of movement and access to the isolated areas in order to continue their security operations. These troop movements and logistics re-supply flights will occur on an as-needed basis.
INIOHOS 16 is a Hellenic Air Force large force exercise in Andravida, Greece.
Established in 1997, Heritage Flight Training and Certification Course<br /> certifies civilian pilots of historic military aircraft and U.S. Air Force<br /> pilots to fly in formation together during upcoming air show seasons. This<br /> year's course occurs at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., on March 4-6.
Thunder & Lightning over Arizona is a biannual Davis-Monthan Air Force Base<br /> open house event open to the public, which features aerial demonstrations<br /> and the opportunity to learn more about the Airmen and aircraft carrying out<br /> the Air Force mission. This year's event is themed Honoring the Past,<br /> Inspiring the Future and is being held on March 12-13.
U.S. Army Europe and the German Bundeswehr will co-host the Strong Europe Tank Challenge at Grafenwoehr Training Area, May 10-12, 2016, with an awards ceremony to follow. Seven NATO nations are scheduled to take part in the Strong Europe Tank Challenge - each sending a tank platoon to vie for first place. The participating nations are: Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Poland, Slovenia...
Gobi Wolf is a USPACOM supported, bi-lateral exercise conducted by the government of Mongolia and U.S. Army Pacific designed to test disaster response processes at key infrastructure and facilities across Mongolia in the wake of a simulated large-scale earthquake.
Vigilant Guard is a series of federally funded disaster-response drills conducted by National Guard units working with federal, state and local emergency management agencies and first responders.
America’s Marine Corps is accountable to those we serve. For this reason, senior leaders occasionally testify before the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate. These Capitol Hill testimonies will be posted here for the record.