U.S. Force Recon Marines from the 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion’s Delta Detachment jump from an Osprey in February 2014.
VIDEO: Recon Marines Jump From Osprey
Marines Ready to Roll (Up Their Sleeves)
Rolled sleeves are officially back in the Marine Corps, reports the Corps Report. The Commandant of the Marine Corps (General Amos) made the announcement on February 25th, 2014. “Sun’s out, guns out, oohrah” replied the commandant. Marines have been up…
PHOTO: Operation Intrepid Centurion
A U.S. Army Soldier provides security during Operation Intrepid Centurion, an air medical evacuation exercise near Camp Buehring, Kuwait on February 19th, 2014. National Guard photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Harley Jelis Image Gallery
PHOTO: UH-60 Black Hawk
Members of Joint Task Force-Bravo climb a caving ladder attached to a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during a training exercise at Lake Yojoa, Honduras on February 25th, 2014. Task Force members and members of the 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne)…
Israel Outfitting Passenger Planes With Laser Defense System
Israel has successfully completed a series of tests of an anti-missile laser defense system for passenger planes, the system’s manufacturer has announced. Elbit System’s MUSIC system, aka Sky Shield, is designed to protect against shoulder-fired missiles. The system is mounted…
VIDEO: Alaska Highway
After the attack on Pearl Harbor, Alaska took on a new strategic significance to the United States and Japan.