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Newly trained counter-IED teams deploy to Afghanistan

Newly trained counter-IED teams deploy to Afghanistan

WASHINGTON: Service-members who participated in the first state-side training program for joint counter-IED teams have just arrived in Afghanistan for a year-long assignment. The Tidal Sun pilot program trained servicemembers to work as part of counter-IED teams to gather information […]


Resiliency training to be given Army-wide

Resiliency training to be given Army-wide

WASHINGTON: Drill sergeants will soon begin resiliency training and a special Army school to teach resiliency may be established in the spring, said Brig. Gen. Rhonda Cornum, director of Comprehensive Soldier Fitness. Cornum and other Army officials spoke about building […]


Sheppard officials launch Nuclear Accountability Course

Sheppard officials launch Nuclear Accountability Course

SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas: Air Force officials took another important step in reinvigorating their nuclear enterprise here Oct. 5 with the launch of the Nuclear Accountability Course providing realistic, hands-on training to Airmen assuming duties making them responsible for […]


AMC simulator linking initiative making pilot training better

AMC simulator linking initiative making pilot training better

SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE: Air Mobility Command is not only training its pilots, it’s doing it better. The command is linking its aircraft training simulators through numerous bases to make a good flight crew an even better flight crew. This […]


Committee Discusses Status, Plans for Joint Jet Pilot Training

Committee Discusses Status, Plans for Joint Jet Pilot Training

SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas: Members of the Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training Program Steering Committee finished their week-long meeting Sept. 25 where they discussed the current status and future plans for the program. They also reflected on the flow […]


Post-Soviet states to hold military drills in Kazakhstan

Post-Soviet states to hold military drills in Kazakhstan

MOSCOW: Over 7,000 service personnel from member states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) will take part in large-scale regional security drills in Kazakhstan, the Russian military said on Thursday. The exercise of the CSTO collective rapid reaction force […]


Marine Wing Support Squadron trains to deploy

Marine Wing Support Squadron trains to deploy

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C.: Leathernecks of Marine Wing Support Squadron 274 engaged in a field training exercise Sept. 14 – 25 at Marine Corps Auxiliary Landing Field Bogue, N.C. The exercise provided an opportunity to assess and […]


UAS Mission Enters New Chapter with Graduation

UAS Mission Enters New Chapter with Graduation

LAS VEGAS: Ten pilots and nine sensor operators graduated Sept. 25 from initial qualification training at Creech Air Force Base, Nev., where they learned to operate the MQ-1 Predator. Among the graduates were eight pilot candidates from non-pilot career fields. […]


Airmen host multinational virtual training exercise

Airmen host multinational virtual training exercise

WASHINGTON: More than 300 joint warfighters from 25 worldwide locations participated in a multinational virtual training exercise led by the 705th Combat Training Squadron at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., and demonstrated it to a joint/coalition audience at the Warfighter […]


 
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