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Multinational officials plan for Cobra Gold 2012

Multinational officials plan for Cobra Gold 2012

Thailand: Military planners from more than 24 nations are in Thailand making a plan to deal with aggressive Arcadian military forces that took over a portion of neighboring Khuistan and Free Mojave on the subcontinent of Pacifica. The countries, timeline […]


European training command offering counter-IED training to multinational forces

European training command offering counter-IED training to multinational forces

Germany: On March 18, 2010, U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates outlined a directive to the combatant commanders to tangibly support partnered nations to “increase the effectiveness of their forces to counter improvised explosive devices.” The directive states; “we […]


Navy Test Pilot Completes First F-35B Flight

Navy Test Pilot Completes First F-35B Flight

After a series of extensive ground and simulator training events, Lt. Cmdr. Eric “Magic” Buus completed the first flight by a U.S. Navy test pilot of an F-35B STOVL variant Joint Strike Fighter Feb. 3. “The flight was very enjoyable […]


Iraqi Army drives into future with M1A1 Abrams tanks

Iraqi Army drives into future with M1A1 Abrams tanks

Soldiers with Company C, 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, United States Division-Center, worked with Iraqi Army 9th Armored Division soldiers during M1A1 Abrams tank drivers training Jan. 15-16, at Camp Taji, Iraq. […]


High-tempo training prepares maintainers for war

High-tempo training prepares maintainers for war

Aircraft maintainers are working day and night during Red Flag 11-2, so pilots can fly the missions needed to prepare for aerial combat, but not only aircrew members benefit from the Red Flag experience. The high-tempo mission requirements of Red […]


US troops revamp training for foggy battlefields

US troops revamp training for foggy battlefields

As the war in Afghanistan enters its 10th year the US military is shaking up its traditional training regimen to prepare troops for the country’s complex battlefields. At boot camps nowadays soldiers are taught to think on their toes as […]


Red Flag 11-2 provides combat experience

Red Flag 11-2 provides combat experience

The first pilots flew into a simulated combat environment designed to give them the skills needed to survive in war during Red Flag 11-2 here Jan. 24. “The mission of every Red Flag is to expose our combat aircrew to […]


US, UK medical Soldiers conduct joint training

US, UK medical Soldiers conduct joint training

Soldiers of U.S. Army Europe’s 67th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne) and the United Kingdom’s 208th Field Hospital (Liverpool) conducted Operation Starlight II January 21-23, at the Army Medical Simulation Training Center in Strensall, England. The joint hospital training exercise was […]


Under-fire defence minister promises German military probe

Under-fire defence minister promises German military probe

German Defence Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg, under fire for a series of incidents involving the armed forces, called Sunday for a comprehensive probe of possible systemic problems. “I commissioned the chief of staff with conducting a review of all branches […]


 
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