Task Force Looks at Making Infantry Squads More Lethal

The Close Combat Lethality Task Force is gathering information from the services, industry and allies before making recommendations to Defense Secretary James N. Mattis, the senior Army enlisted representative to the task force said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Task Force Looks at Making Infantry Squads…

Counties receive emergency preparedness, counterterrorism funding

… Security and Emergency Services (DHSES) and go to support local emergency preparedness, response … Lakes regions,” said O’Mara. “Emergency preparedness, response, and recovery are fundamental … enhance county-level counterterrorism initiatives, and emergency preparedness and response capabilities, including training … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Northern Command Actively Supporting FEMA Hurricane Efforts

U.S. Northern Command, the National Guard and military services are actively supporting the Federal Emergency Management Agency along with state and local responders in the wake of Hurricane Florence’s landfall. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Northern Command Actively Supporting FEMA Hurricane Efforts

Just a few hours ride’ China plans bullet train from Kumming to Kolkata

China is “looking forward” to bullet train services connecting Kunming in south western China and Kolkata in Bengal, Chinese consul general in Kolkata, Ma Zhanwu, said on Wednesday. “We are looking forward to bullet trains from Kolkata to Kunming. The whole Asia will be connected,”…

McCain’s Life Celebrated at Washington National Cathedral

The nation bid farewell to Arizona Sen. John S. McCain III — former Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, war hero and Vietnam prisoner of war — in a patriotic and emotional service at the Washington National Cathedral. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE McCain’s Life Celebrated at…

Space Force to Become Sixth Branch of Armed Forces

The United States Space Force would be the sixth branch of the armed services and the Defense Department will release a report outlining the steps needed to make the new branch a reality, Vice President Mike Pence announced at the Pentagon. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…

BHARAT ELECTRONICS LIMITED BEL BAGS RS 9,200 CRORE MISSILE ORDER

State-owned aerospace and defence company, BEL will supply and services seven Long-Range Surface-to-Air Missile Systems (LR-SAM) for MDL and GRSE. Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) The company has entered into contracts with Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) and Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited to supply…

Rim of the Pacific Exercise Features Last Flight for RQ-7B Shadow

After years of service to the armed services, the RQ-7B Shadow unmanned aerial system was retired after its final flight during the culmination event for the Rim of the Pacific 2018 exercise at Pyramid Rock Beach at Marine Corps Base Hawaii. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…