The American Norwegian Reciprocal Troop Exchange began in 1974
and is the longest-running military exchange partnership between any two
nations. The yearly exchange promotes good will and sharpens military
readiness between the nations as well as provides opportunities for cultural
understanding among its participants. While in Norway, the Minnesota
National Guard Soldiers and Airmen...
The Army Chief of Public Affairs Media Relations Division and Online Social Media Division are seeking support from Army Public Affairs assets in submitting stories, photos and video for the 241st Army Birthday (June 14, 2016). While June 14, 2016, is the target date, submissions can be submitted before and after the actual event date. Submissions should include the tag “241ArmyBday.” All...
Exercise Maple Resolve is an annual collective training event held in Wainwright, Alberta as the final confirmation gateway for the High Readiness Brigade designated for any potential international operations. This year's High Readiness Brigade is formed by 1st Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group out of Edmonton, Alberta and Shilo, Manitoba with support from U.S. Army and British elements.
U.S. Service members conduct a ceremony in honor of Memorial Day in Hamm, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg, May 28, 2016. Hundreds of Soldiers,Airmen, Marines, family members, local citizens and honored guests gathered at the Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial to honor the fallen U.S.military.
Colony Glacier is a real world mission to recover the remains and wreckage of a U.S. Air Force C-124 Globemaster aircraft that crashed Nov. 22, 1952, near Mt. Gannett, Alaska. Soldiers assigned to the Alaska Army National Guard discovered the debris from a Blackhawk helicopter on June 10, 2012, during a routine training mission on Colony Glacier nearly 14 miles from where the plane first...
At the invitation of the Government of Norway, six United
States Air Force F-15s and approximately 100 support personnel from the 48th
Fighter Wing, RAF Lakenheath, U.K., will be deploying to Bodo, Norway May 23
- 27, 2016 to participate in Exercise Arctic Fighter Meet 16. During the
three-day bilateral training, the 48th Fighter Wing will conduct basic
fighter maneuvers with dissimilar...
The Mississippi National Guard News Minute, produced by the 102d Public Affairs Detachment, Mississippi Army National Guard, is a series of 90-second radio spots produced at least twice monthly. Intended for Mississippi radio stations, the spots highlight activities of the Mississippi National Guard, Army and Air. All spots are publicly released, and requests for topics or themes may be sent...