Southcom Lends Helping Hand Through Humanitarian Assistance Programs

By leveraging the combined capabilities of U.S. government agencies, partner-nation military and civilian counterparts, and international organizations, U.S. Southern Command’s humanitarian assistance program enables local governments to strengthen regional security and stability. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Southcom Lends Helping Hand Through Humanitarian Assistance Programs

Deputy Secretary Discusses Future of Space Force at Space and Missile

Space is a contested environment, and the United States must deploy new tools, new capabilities and the right leadership to ensure dominance in that environment, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Deputy Secretary Discusses Future of Space Force at Space…

MERIDIAN, Miss. (Aug. 14, 2018)

Military Dog Handler Master-at-Arms 3rd Class Jonathan White demonstrates the capabilities of his military working dog (MWD) “Baba” on Master-at-Arms 3rd Class Dylan Pilkington as part of a MWD demonstration onboard Naval Air Station (NAS) Meridian. Baba is NAS Meridian’s first MWD in 11 years…

Troops Hone Warfighting Capabilities, Interoperability at Noble Partne

Knowing the pieces’ capabilities and limitations is crucial to checkmate the opponent’s king in chess. Simply put, it takes skill. Skill is exactly what soldiers with 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment and 3rd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment demonstrated during a combined arms live-fire exercise during…

LCA Tejas MK1A with BVR missiles, AESA radar getting ready for IAF

The indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas Mk1A fighters with enhanced capabilities including Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar, Beyond Visual Range (BVR) missiles, Self-Protection Jammer (SPJ) and Air-to-Air Refuelling (AAR) will soon join the Indian Air Force (IAF). The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) had…

B-52 Bomber Crew Aids in Rescue Off Coast of Guam

The B-52 Stratofortress bomber is world famous for its long-range capabilities, but during a routine flight near Guam, crew members with the 20th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron were tasked with a unique situation: to use their aircraft’s versatility to aid in the search and rescue of…

NERE Recognizes Employers Who Support Navy Reserve

Civilian employers from across the U.S. received a unique opportunity to witness the capabilities of the Navy Reserve firsthand, during the 2018 Navy Employer Recognition Event (NERE) in San Diego, June 22. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE NERE Recognizes Employers Who Support Navy Reserve

5K km Agni-V ICBM’s pre induction 5000km trial today

Amidst China’s concern over India’s growing long range striking capabilities, defence planners have initiated process for an early induction of the country’s most potent intercontinental range ballistic missile Agni-V in the armed forces. As part of the strategy, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is…

INDIA TO BUY ISRAELI ANTI TANK MISSILES

India, in a bid to shore-up its anti-tank capabilities, is expected to place an order for Israeli manufactured ‘Spike’ missiles to enhance its anti-armour capabilities against Pakistan, reported the Times of India. The Indian military plans to buy the missile as a fill-in measure till…