1. The 13th EU-China Summit took place in Brussels on 6 October 2010. Premier Wen Jiabao of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China attended the meeting on behalf of China. The EU was represented by Mr. Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council and by Mr. […]
The Fifth Summit between the European Union and the Republic of Korea took place in Brussels on 6 October 2010. The European Union (EU) was represented by Mr. Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council and Mr. José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission. The Republic of Korea […]
Glücksburg (ots) – Eckernförde – Am kommenden Sonntag, den 10. Oktober, jährt sich zum 100. Mal die Gründung der ersten Ubootschule der Kaiserlichen Marine und damit der Beginn der Ubootausbildung in Deutschland. Anlässlich dieses Jubiläums findet am Donnerstag, den 7. Oktober, um 13 Uhr ein Festakt beim Ausbildungszentrum Uboote (AZU) […]
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. – Six U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command laboratories and 111 employees were named 2009 Research and Development Achievement Award winners in an Aug. 24 announcement by the deputy assistant secretary of the Army (Research and Technology).
WASHINGTON (Army News Service) — The most current and relevant improvised explosive device facts are a few clicks away, online, at the Joint IED Defeat Organization’s Knowledge and Information Fusion Exchange website.
FORT HOOD, Texas — Four cannons point to the sky, fire in sequence and smoke fills the air. Then, the barrels lower into a 45-degree angle as they prepare to fire again.
ROCKVILLE, Maryland – BAE Systems has received a U.S. Air Force contract of $3.9 million to provide engineering, training, and other services for the continued use of the company’s Silver Fox unmanned aircraft systems. The Silver Fox aircraft supports military operations during intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance missions.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2010 – The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, flanked by two of the nation’s top female military officers, today recounted the early days of women’s integration into the services and said „we would be nowhere as a military“ without trailblazing women.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2010 – Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates and his South Korean counterpart will assess during meetings later this week the recent joint military exercises designed to send a deterrent message to North Korea, Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell told reporters yesterday.
Am 30. September konnte die spanische Marine ihren neuen Hubschrauberträger JUAN CARLOS I endlich offiziell übernehmen. König Juan Carlos I war persönlich anwesend, als bei der Navantia Werft in Ferrol auf dem Neubau erstmals die spanische Seekriegsflagge gesetzt wurde. Anfang 2004 hatte Navantia (damals noch Izar Construcciones Navales) mit dem […]
WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2010 – President Barack Obama paid tribute today to a young U.S. Army Special Forces sergeant who gave up his life for his fellow soldiers.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2010 – An assessment released today of last week’s Pakistan border shooting in which two of the country’s forces were killed and four were wounded concluded that coalition helicopters likely fired on the troops after mistaking their warning fire for hostile fire.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2010 – Multiple intelligence sources and tips from local residents yesterday led Afghan and coalition forces in the Muhammad Aghah district of Afghanistan’s Logar province to arrest a man who allegedly facilitates and conducts roadside-bomb attacks, military officials reported.
NAVY General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, is being awarded a $27,056,613 cost-plus-fixed fee modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-06-C-2303) to exercise an option for additional class services associated with the detail design and construction of the DDG 1000 Zumwalt class destroyer. This work will provide technical and industrial […]