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Cyber warriors: Cadets shine in NSA competition

Cyber warriors: Cadets shine in NSA competition

Air Force cadet cyber warriors swept the virtual floor with the competition in the 12th annual Cyber Defense Exercise here April 16-20. The Cyber Defense Exercise is a network security competition during which service academy cadets and Defense Department post-graduate […]


F-16s, MiGs engage over Bulgarian skies

F-16s, MiGs engage over Bulgarian skies

U.S. pilots from the 555th and 510th Fighter Squadrons based out of Aviano Air Base, Italy, have been given a rare opportunity to train and share experiences with Bulgarian air force MiG-21 and MiG-29 pilots during their deployment here in […]


Hellfire-First As Apaches Exercise With Navy Off Scotland

Hellfire-First As Apaches Exercise With Navy Off Scotland

Army Apache helicopters, launched from HMS Illustrious off the Scottish coast, have fired tank-busting Hellfire missiles in the UK for the first time, during one of the biggest military exercises of the year. Two Apache helicopters from 656 Squadron Army […]


Russia, China Complete Naval Drills

Russia, China Complete Naval Drills

Russia and China have completed a naval exercise in the Yellow Sea, off the coast of Qingdao in eastern China, a Russian Navy commander said on Thursday. “Russian and Chinese warships have completely fulfilled the concept of the exercise in […]


Kentucky Airman shares tactical knowledge in Bangladesh

Kentucky Airman shares tactical knowledge in Bangladesh

One U.S. Air Force Airman shared his knowledge of heavy equipment airdrop procedures with an audience of more than 20 Bangladesh air force airmen at Kurmitola Air Base, Bangladesh, April 22, 2012. Tech. Sgt. Joshua Shelby, loadmaster, Kentucky Air National […]


China and Russia hold first navy exercises

China and Russia hold first navy exercises

China and Russia launched their first joint naval exercises Sunday, with war games in the Yellow Sea that come amid tensions between China and its Asian neighbours over territorial claims. The six days of drills — the first dedicated exercises […]


US Marines Demo Raven UAV to Moroccan Military

US Marines Demo Raven UAV to Moroccan Military

Marines with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit demonstrated the capabilities of the MEU’s unmanned aerial system assets for members of the Royal Moroccan Armed Forces, April 12, at Inezgane Airfield. The UAS demonstration was part of the Command Post Exercise […]


Some 40 Russian Bombers Exercise Near Japan Frontier

Some 40 Russian Bombers Exercise Near Japan Frontier

About 40 strategic bombers will participate in five-day drills in Russia’s Maritime Territory near the Japanese border, Defense Ministry spokesman Col. Vladimir Drik said on Monday. The long-range aviation exercise, which started earlier in the day, includes aerial bombing and […]


Soldier System FELIN Makes European Debut

Soldier System FELIN Makes European Debut

Is it possible for soldiers to shoot better and more accurately, even further and in total darkness, without getting lost and while staying connected with fellow troops at all times? Operational and technical revolution, FELIN has been designed as a […]


MV-22 Osprey Crashes During Military Exercise

MV-22 Osprey Crashes During Military Exercise

An MV-22 Osprey operating from the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) crashed in a Royal Moroccan military training area southwest of Agadir, Morocco, while participating in the bilateral Exercise African Lion. Four U.S. Marine Corps personnel were […]


 
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