Archiv für den Monat: November 2010

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2010 – Agreements reached at the Nov. 19-20 NATO summit in Lisbon, Portugal, represent a blueprint the alliance must follow with „long-term construction projects,“ a top Defense Department policy official said today. In remarks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Michele Flournoy, undersecretary of defense […]

Flournoy: NATO Action Must Follow Lisbon Vision

Defence will begin consultation with industry on the implementation of the historic Defence Trade Cooperation Treaty with the United States on Wednesday 1 December. The Treaty will be a great opportunity for Australian industry to increase trade in defence products and technology with United States industry, and will greatly assist […]

Australia/USA – Defence Trade Cooperation Treaty – Industry Consultation

Marineforum - Flüchtende Piraten werfen Waffen über Bord (Foto: NATO)
In der abgelaufenen Woche konzentrierten die Piraten ihre Aktivitäten weiterhin auf die offenen Seegebiete des Somaliabeckens; aus dem von Kriegsschiffen eng überwachten Golf von Aden werden keine Zwischenfälle gemeldet. Im Somaliabecken gab es eine ganze Reihe von Aktionen, aber bis Redaktionsschluss war nur ein einziger Überfall „erfolgreich“ – und dieser […]

Update Piraterie – Konzentration auf die offenen Seegebiete des Somaliabeckens

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2010 – A gunman in an Afghan Border Police uniform turned his weapon against coalition forces during a training mission in eastern Afghanistan today, killing six International Security Assistance Force servicemembers, military officials reported. The gunman also was killed, officials said, and a combined Afghan and ISAF […]

Officials Investigate Afghanistan Shooting Incident

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY Coastal Pacific Food Distributors*, Stockton, Calif., is being awarded a maximum $368,783,360 fixed-price with economic price adjustment indefinite-quantity contract for full line food distribution. There is no other location of performance. Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. The original proposal was solicited via […]

USA – US Military contracts for FY10

WASHINGTON, Nov. 28, 2010 – Government officials condemned the publication of hundreds of thousands of sensitive, classified State Department cables by WikiLeaks today. The website published the documents that detail private U.S. diplomatic discussions with foreign governments. The cables are candid reports by diplomats and, seen by themselves, can give […]

USA – Officials Condemn Disclosures, Detail Prevention Efforts

WASHINGTON, Nov. 27, 2010 – NATO’S International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan confirmed through operational reporting and the U.S. Embassy in Pakistan that no ISAF aircraft crossed the border into Pakistan today and that there have been no reports of injuries, military officials reported. ISAF is aware of a claim […]

NATO Helicopters Didn’t Fly into Pakistan

U.S. TRANSPORTATION COMMAND Alaska Marine Lines, Inc., Seattle, Wash., a sealift services company, is one of 11 contractors awarded a contract on Nov. 23, 2010, for cargo sealift transportation services under the Regional Domestic Contract (RDC-5) program. The contracts have a base period of one year and two possible one-year […]

USA – US Military contracts for FY10