ROCKVILLE, Maryland – The U.S. Army has approved a new BAE Systems explosive as the first safer and effective alternative to replace TNT in artillery. The decision is a major step toward the production and use of a new family of high-performance insensitive munitions that are designed not to detonate […]
WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2010 – People are at the center of the counterinsurgency guidance the commander of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan issued yesterday.
British, Danish and Afghan forces have built a new road and new patrol base to cut off known insurgent routes and bring increased protection for civilians and troops alike around Gereshk.
Tucked away in scrubland at HMAS Stirling is the Helicopter Support Facility (HSF) which is staffed by a highly motivated team of senior and junior sailors who are always ready for the challenge of receiving ‘unexpected’ rotary-wing aircraft.
Lance Corporal ‚Gaz‘ Lovett, an aviation crewman on a new Lynx Mark 9A helicopter, tells of his experiences as he provides firepower from the skies in Afghanistan to support troops on the ground.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2010 – After nearly a decade of fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan, today’s military has become one of the greatest generations to serve, President Barack Obama said today.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2010 – British forces launched an operation to further squeeze insurgents in the central part of Afghanistan’s Helmand province July 31, military officials reported.
The largest Military exercise of its kind in the world has drawn to a close, with Australian participants receiving high praise from their Commander.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2010 – Iraqi security forces killed a suspected terrorist and arrested 21 other terrorism suspects in various recent operations in Iraq, military officials reported.
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY ExxonMobil Corp., Fairfax, Va. is being awarded a maximum $99,520,398 fixed-price with economic price adjustment, sole-source contract for fuel. Other location of performance is Italy. Using service is Navy. There was originally one proposal solicited with one response.