U.S. Army AH-64E Apache and UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters assigned to 1st Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) participate in Eddie's Odyssey, a first-time joint exercise with U.S. and Greek aviation and special operation forces in the Aegean Sea in Greece, Jan. 14, 2021. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Renee Seruntine)
U.S. Army National Guard

U.S. helicopters conduct unique training with Greek military

U.S. Army AH-64E Apache and UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters assigned to 1st Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) participate in Eddie’s Odyssey, a first-time joint exercise with U.S. and Greek aviation and special operation forces in the Aegean Sea in Greece, Jan. 14, 2021. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Renee Seruntine)

KILKIS, Greece – Pilots from 5th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, “Eagle Assault,” transport Hellenic Armed Forces during a joint training scenario here Jan. 15. Real-time, partnered scenarios improve NATO’s ability to conduct integrated multinational planning, enhance interoperability, and deter aggression in the Black Sea region. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jabari Clyburn)
U.S. Army

Pegasus 21- Multinational Aviation Support in Greece

KILKIS, Greece – Pilots from 5th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, “Eagle Assault,” transport Hellenic Armed Forces during a joint training scenario here Jan. 15. Real-time, partnered scenarios improve NATO’s ability to conduct integrated multinational planning, enhance interoperability, and deter aggression in the Black Sea region. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jabari Clyburn)

U.S. Air Force Air Commandos, with the 8th Special Operations Squadron, prepare the CV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft to fly at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Jan. 12, 2021. The mission of the CV-22 is to conduct long-range infiltration, exfiltration and resupply missions for special operations forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Amanda A. Flower-Raschella)
U.S. Air Force

8th SOS Air Commandos Prepare CV-22 for Flight

U.S. Air Force Air Commandos, with the 8th Special Operations Squadron, inspect a CV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft before flight at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Jan. 12, 2021. This versatile, self-deployable aircraft offers increased speed and range over other rotary-wing aircraft, enabling Air Force Special Operations Command aircrews to execute long-range special operations missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class [Read More …]

Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Pine City-based B Troop, 1-94th Cavalry Squadron are providing support to local law enforcement in Washington D.C. for the 59th Presidential Inauguration. Up to 15,000 Citizen-Soldiers and Airmen from across the Nation have been authorized to provide security, communications, medical evacuation and other support to civilian authorities.(Minnesota National Guard photo by Sgt. Mahsima Alkamooneh)
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Minnesota Guardsmen provide support to 59th Presidential Inauguration

Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Pine City-based B Troop, 1-94th Cavalry Squadron are providing support to local law enforcement in Washington D.C. for the 59th Presidential Inauguration. Up to 15,000 Citizen-Soldiers and Airmen from across the Nation have been authorized to provide security, communications, medical evacuation and other support to civilian authorities. (Minnesota National Guard photo by Sgt. Mahsima [Read More …]

U.S. Army Paratroopers assigned to 2nd Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division fire a M119A3 Howitzer during Operation Demon Flex on Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 12, 2021. Operation Demon Flex was a live-fire exercise to certify Howitzer and Fire Direction Center sections, as well as to build crew drill proficiencies in order to fight near-peer adversaries. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Justin Stafford)
U.S. Air National Guard

Operation Demon Flex

U.S. Army Paratroopers assigned to 2nd Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division fire a M119A3 Howitzer during Operation Demon Flex on Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 12, 2021. Operation Demon Flex was a live-fire exercise to certify Howitzer and Fire Direction Center sections, as well as to build crew drill proficiencies in order to [Read More …]

U.S. Navy HN Brian Castellon, a corpsman with Kilo Company, 3d Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, participates in an advanced marksmanship competition during exercise Fuji Viper 21.2 at Combined Arms Training Center, Camp Fuji, Japan, Jan. 13, 2021. During this evolution of Fuji Viper, Marines honed their tactical skills, demonstrating that infantry formations can facilitate joint force multi-domain maneuver in support of naval operations. 3/8 is forward-deployed in the Indo-Pacific under 4th Marine Regiment, 3d Marine Division. Castellon is a native of Inverness, Florida. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alexis Moradian)
U.S. Marine Corps

Fuji Viper 21.2 Advanced Marksmanship Competition

U.S. Navy HN Brian Castellon, a corpsman with Kilo Company, 3d Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, participates in an advanced marksmanship competition during exercise Fuji Viper 21.2 at Combined Arms Training Center, Camp Fuji, Japan, Jan. 13, 2021. During this evolution of Fuji Viper, Marines honed their tactical skills, demonstrating that infantry formations can facilitate joint force multi-domain maneuver in support [Read More …]

Airmen and civilians assigned to the 36th Security Forces squadron participates in an active shooter exercise Jan. 13, 2020 on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The exercise involved various training scenarios and was intended to preparer Airmen to respond to emergency situations. The exercise is a routinely scheduled event to ensure ongoing readiness of Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Divine Cox)
U.S. Air Force

Andersen Conducts Active Shooter Exercise

Airmen and civilians assigned to the 36th Security Forces squadron participates in an active shooter exercise Jan. 13, 2020 on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The exercise involved various training scenarios and was intended to preparer Airmen to respond to emergency situations. The exercise is a routinely scheduled event to ensure ongoing readiness of Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by [Read More …]

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii - Soldiers assigned to 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division and the Indonesian 431st Para Raider Battalion went through 25th Infantry Division Lightning Academy Jungle Operations Training Course “Green Mile” during the 2020 Indonesia Platoon Exchange at East Range Schofield Barracks, Hawaii on Nov. 21, 2020. This culminating event allows are partners to use all of their learned skills and tactics in the jungle environment and it allows us to work together with a common understanding. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jessica Scott)
U.S. Army

Indonesia Platoon Exchange 2020: Jungle “Green Mile”

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii – Soldiers assigned to 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division and the Indonesian 431st Para Raider Battalion went through 25th Infantry Division Lightning Academy Jungle Operations Training Course “Green Mile” during the 2020 Indonesia Platoon Exchange at East Range Schofield Barracks, Hawaii on Nov. 21, 2020. This culminating event allows [Read More …]