WASHINGTON, July 22, 2010 – When Sharon E. Burke was sworn in earlier this month as the Pentagon’s first director of operational energy plans and programs, her mission was clear: reduce the amount of energy needed in war zones, and decrease the risk to troops that transport and guard the […]
WASHINGTON, July 22, 2010 – Since 2003, the Army medical community has worked feverishly to establish processes that will improve the speed at which post-traumatic stress among military members is diagnosed, the Army’s surgeon general said here today.
The 1,000th Afghan Policeman passed out of the British-run Helmand Police Training Centre (HPTC) last week.
Farnborough, UK – BAE Systems has become the first aircraft organisation in the UK to deploy the new Corena S1000D technical publications suite, allowing it to provide major commercial aircraft manufacturers with tailored solutions for their technical publications requirements.
ABOARD A U.S. AIR FORCE C-17, July 22, 2010 – The military-to-military relationship between the United States and India has grown dramatically in the past 20 years, and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff wants to keep the process on track.
HALIFAX – The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, together with the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada and Minister for Status of Women, and the Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, today announced the Government is moving forward with procurement of new Joint […]
Royal Navy Sea King helicopter pilots and their crews from the Commando Helicopter Force (CHF) have been training for their deployment to Afghanistan in the Californian desert.
JAKARTA, Indonesia, July 22, 2010 – Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates arrived here today for meetings intended to enhance defense ties between the United States and Indonesia.
WASHINGTON – The influence of the U.S. Army and Marine Corps in the development of Afghanistan’s military forces is possibly most apparent in its training regimen.
WASHINGTON – Proposed changes to the Post-9/11 GI Bill would improve military readiness, a senior Pentagon official said today at a Capitol Hill hearing.
As the end of the F-111 era draws to a close the long-range strike aircraft are still flexing their muscle as they take part in their final Exercise Pitch Black.
AIR FORCE Northrop Grumman Space Technology, Clearfield, Utah, was awarded a $140,173,508 contract modification which will design, fabricate and modify production of two complete test sets under the intercontinental ballistic missile re-entry field support equipment engineering, management and development program.