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South Korea plans major drill for attack anniversary

South Korea plans major drill for attack anniversary

South Korea’s military announced it would stage land, sea and air exercises near the tense sea border with North Korea to mark the first anniversary of Pyongyang’s deadly artillery attack. The shelling of a border island on November 23, 2010 […]


Soldiers test network, shape future of Army

Soldiers test network, shape future of Army

The Army has committed 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, to evaluate new technologies and network capabilities that are shaping the Army’s evolving tactical network. Since the adoption of this mission, the brigade has built an experience base to […]


Commanding Troops ‘On The Move’ During Network Integration Evaluation

Commanding Troops ‘On The Move’ During Network Integration Evaluation

The Army is evaluating the mission command-on-the-move capabilities that allow Soldiers to communicate vertically and laterally through voice and data in a tactical operational environment. The testing and evaluation of the network components, or technologies and system capabilities, is occurring […]


Israel holds major missile defence drill

Israel holds major missile defence drill

Israel on Thursday completed a major civil defence drill in the Tel Aviv region aimed at simulating a response to conventional and non-conventional missile attacks, the military said. The four-hour exercise began shortly after 10:00 am (0800 GMT) with the […]


Russian warship to take part in joint naval drills with Italy

Russian warship to take part in joint naval drills with Italy

The Smetlivy anti-submarine ship of Russia’s Black Sea Fleet will leave its home port of Sevastopol later on Sunday and head to the Mediterranean Sea to prepare for the Ioniex 2011 Russian-Italian naval exercise, a Russian Defense Ministry spokesman said. […]


Historic ‘Surge’ Exercises Airlift Crisis, Contingency Response

Historic ‘Surge’ Exercises Airlift Crisis, Contingency Response

A surge of C-5 Galaxies, slated to take place Oct. 17 – 21, will bring together 18 active-duty and 23 Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve Command crews and aircraft to fly cargo in support of combatant commanders across […]


South Korea to stage drill near border with North

South Korea to stage drill near border with North

South Korea’s military said Thursday it would stage a major exercise nationwide next week, including near the tense sea border with North Korea, to guard against potential attacks. The army, air force, navy and marines would conduct the annual Hoguk […]


Russian-US naval anti-terror exercises begin in Pacific

Russian-US naval anti-terror exercises begin in Pacific

The Russian and the United States navies began joint anti-terrorism exercises near the Mariana Islands on Thursday, a Russian Pacific Fleet spokesman said. The Russian task force is led by the Varyag guided missile cruiser and also includes the Irkut […]


Nightstalkers bring heavy assault aerial platform to European exercise

Nightstalkers bring heavy assault aerial platform to European exercise

When special operations forces need to move a large component to a target by air, they often look to the heavy assault Chinook helicopter to do the job. The 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment brought this capability to Exercise Jackal […]


 
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