Marines In Iceland To Secure Airfield • Trident Juncture 18

U.S. Marines in exercise Trident Juncture 18 practice a helicopter raid at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland on October 17, 2018. The Marines practiced securing the area around the airfield and simulated a transfer of authority to the Icelandic National Police. The training event in Iceland…

B-2 Bomber Hot-Pit Training At Pearl Harbor-Hickam

B-2 Spirit bombers land at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii and taxi to the hot-pit to refuel for a quick turn around. Hot-pits takes place as the aircraft’s engines are still running to allow refueling and re-arming to get the aircraft back in the…

Indian Navy’s Chetak Chopper crashes at Rajali base in Tamil Nadu

A Chetak CH442 chopper has crash landed at INS Rajali, the naval base in Arakkonam, Tamil Nadu. The Indian Navy chopper has on a training sortie when this incident took place. There has been damage to the main and tail rotors. It is being reported…

Defence and human rights: Europe’s deadly silence on armed drones

… unveiling of a new CIA drone base in Niger has … of assistance for lethal drone operations are established.” Certainly, … their own military drones.   Amidst these lethal drone ambitions, the … heavily criticised US covert drone program. The Obama administration … VISIT…

USAF Aerial Refueling During Valiant Shield 2018

U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker with the 909th Air Refueling Squadron from Kadena Air Base, Japan refuels F-15C Eagles and a KC-10 Extender over the Pacific Ocean as part of exercise Valiant Shield on September 20, 2018. Valiant Shield is a U.S. only, biennial field…

Flood Rescue

Marines run to help push a car out of floodwaters on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune after heavy rains from Tropical Storm Florence impacted the base, Sept. 15, 2018. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Isaiah Gomez VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Flood Rescue http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

The Presence of Lethal U.S. Drones in Niger is Expanding

… military has been building another drone base in Agadez, central … will host armed Reaper drones. The CIA has already used the … has also carried out lethal drone strikes against al-Qaeda and … S. use of drones. More on: Niger Drone Strikes Air…