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Iraqi Army continues training on M1A1 tanks

Iraqi Army continues training on M1A1 tanks

BAGHDAD: By 8:30 a.m., it is 98 degrees Fahrenheit under the tarpaulin. A group of eager Iraqi Army soldiers huddle around Sgt. Jasen Sumner as he explains how to conduct preventive maintenance checks and services on the track pads of […]


US Army trains Iraqi aviators

US Army trains Iraqi aviators

BAGHDAD: U.S. Army aviators flew with aviators from the Iraqi Army July 19 for a training mission in the Baghdad area intended to strengthen relations between their units and train the Iraqi aviators on VIP transportation. This is one of […]


Iraqi Troops Train on M-16 Rifle, Continue Transition from AK-47

Iraqi Troops Train on M-16 Rifle, Continue Transition from AK-47

BAGHDAD: Soldiers serving on Camp Taji, Iraq, trained Iraqi troops on the fundamentals of marksmanship with the M-16 rifle, June 15. The training was part of a continued effort by the U.S. to phase out the Iraqi Army’s use of […]


Water survival course moves from Florida to Fairchild

Water survival course moves from Florida to Fairchild

FAIRCHILD AIR FORCE BASE, Wash: In response to the Deep Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, Air Force water survival courses have temporarily relocated to Fairchild Air Force Base. Training at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Fla., was suspended […]


US Army Training Shifts from Live to Virtual

US Army Training Shifts from Live to Virtual

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.: As overall budgets grow and expenditure on training and simulation products continues to rise, the U.S. military training and simulation market has witnessed stable growth. The Department of Defense (DoD) training and simulation market has had to […]


NATO Struggles to Train Afghan Army, But Officials Cite Progress

NATO Struggles to Train Afghan Army, But Officials Cite Progress

The sound of gunfire and yelling punctures the air as Afghan soldiers run through a recent exercise at the Kabul military training center. Firing blanks from their rifles, they advance on an identified enemy position as their NATO trainers watch. […]


Special operations Airmen train from the air to the water

Special operations Airmen train from the air to the water

NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY- PANAMA CITY, Fla: It’s 3 a.m. in Panama City Beach, Fla. The bay looks like black liquid glass as the motor boat filled with combat controllers-in-training cuts through the water. The boat comes to the insertion point. […]


New Tech-Advanced Classroom Awaits F-35 Students

New Tech-Advanced Classroom Awaits F-35 Students

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla.: A foundation for how the first generation of F-35 Lightning II pilots and maintainers trains for the next half century continues to evolve here as 33rd Fighter Wing officials add state-of-the-art technology to the classroom […]


Airmen train Japanese pilots for air-to-air refueling

Airmen train Japanese pilots for air-to-air refueling

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan: Japanese and U.S. airmen are working together to certify about 20 Japanese Air Self Defense Force pilots in day and night air refueling here. Airmen here have been training JASDF F-15 Eagle pilots since 2003. The […]


 
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