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Memorial Medal
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Mattis Meeting
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Golden Gate Flyover
Golden Gate Flyover
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Chain Gun
Chain Gun
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Building Barriers
Building Barriers
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Walk and Talk
Walk and Talk
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Pentagon Steps
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Road Repairs
Road Repairs
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Pentagon Remarks
Pentagon Remarks
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Dunford Remarks
Dunford Remarks
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Warm Return
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Pence Address
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Air Force Graffiti Artist
Staff Sgt. Corban Lundborg, Air Force Reserve combat cameraman, shares what it was like to leave active duty and dive head first into life as a full time artist.---------------#KnowYourMilYour military is an all-volunteer force that serves to pro…
- 34 days ago 24 Dec 19, 5:00am -
A Passion for Flight
When Senior Airman Phil Owens isn't working as a crew chief in the Virginia Air National Guard, he's giving aerial tours of Acadia National Park in Maine. Just two weeks after starting the tour job, he experienced catastrophic engine failure and had…
- 42 days ago 16 Dec 19, 5:00am -
Students Are the Reason
For three decades, Ara Shishmanian served his country as an Air Force reservist. He also served in the classroom as an inner-city school teacher. See how his experience in the military gives him a unique opportunity to connect and share with his stud…
- 49 days ago 9 Dec 19, 5:00am -
Students Are the Reason - Short Version
For three decades, Ara Shishmanian served his country as an Air Force reservist. He also served in the classroom as an inner-city school teacher. See how his experience in the military gives him a unique opportunity to connect and share with his stud…
- 49 days ago 9 Dec 19, 5:00am -
Training for the Fight
Tiago Goncalves is an accomplished athlete, who has competed in China. He is also a lieutenant in the Coast Guard. He says the discipline, hard work and commitment it takes to be a successful member of the U.S. Armed Forces Judo Team are the same tr…
- 55 days ago 3 Dec 19, 5:00am -
Training for the Fight - Short Version
Tiago Goncalves is an accomplished athlete, who has competed in China. He is also a lieutenant in the Coast Guard. He says the discipline, hard work and commitment it takes to be a successful member of the U.S. Armed Forces Judo Team are the same tr…
- 55 days ago 3 Dec 19, 5:00am -
The Funky Chicken
This is your Military... Beyond the UniformMeet Catherine! She's an Air Force broadcaster and she's at the top of the pecking order with her backyard chickens. See how far her hens have come from to live in this little paradise in Baltimore, Md.…
- 85 days ago 2 Nov 19, 2:57pm -
The Funky Chicken for Social Media
This is your Military... Beyond the UniformMeet Catherine! She's an Air Force broadcaster and she's at the top of the pecking order with her backyard chickens. See how far her hens have come from to live in this little paradise in Baltimore, Md. -…
- 85 days ago 2 Nov 19, 2:57pm -
Making Dad Proud
Alex Orlando’s dad is the subtle type. He’s not one to heap a lot of praise. But Alex’s accomplishments in the Navy makes it tough for his dad to stay subdued. Especially when Alex asked his dad to do the one thing that symbolizes everything…
- 85 days ago 2 Nov 19, 2:56pm -
Making Dad Proud Social Media
Alex Orlando’s dad is the subtle type. He’s not one to heap a lot of praise. But Alex’s accomplishments in the Navy makes it tough for his dad to stay subdued. Especially when Alex asked his dad to do the one thing that symbolizes everything…
- 85 days ago 2 Nov 19, 2:55pm -
Loud and Clear Social Media
---------------#KnowYourMilYour military is an all-volunteer force that serves to protect our security and way of life, but Service members are more than a fighting force. They are leaders, humanitarians and your fellow Americans. Get to know more…
- 85 days ago 2 Nov 19, 2:55pm -
Loud and Clear
Army Spc. Trevon Hollomond discovered that a talent more often found in the entertainment industry can also benefit the military.---------------#KnowYourMilYour military is an all-volunteer force that serves to protect our security and way of lif…
- 85 days ago 2 Nov 19, 2:54pm -

US Army - Front Page News

  • US, Polish Forces execute battalion air assault during Anakonda 16
    Over 35 NATO helicopters from the Polish 1st Army Aviation Brigade, 25th Air Cavalry Brigade and the U.S. 12th Combat Aviation Brigade "Task Force Griffin," participated in a battalion size air assault of over 400 Sky Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 503…
    - 13 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • Army Total Force partnerships improving readiness
    More National Guard and Reserve units are partnering with the active component under the Army Forces Command Total Force Partnership Program, and one of the latest is an infantry brigade combat team from California.
    - 9 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • Joint training in Tacoma prepares units for natural disaster
    Soldiers assigned to 11th Transportation Battalion, 7th Transportation Brigade in conjunction with the Washington National Guard, Army Reserve, Navy and Coast Guard kicked off Joint Logistics Over the Shore in Tacoma, Wash., June 6.
    - 9 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • Leaders challenge Soldiers: 'Earn your cake'
    The Army's 241st birthday is but a week away now, and Army leaders are saying of Soldiers "let them eat cake" ... but only if they're going to burn off the calories with some robust physical training.
    - 7 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • 72nd D-Day liberation of Normandy observed
    Seventy-two years ago today, 156,000 Allied troops, 9,000 aircraft and nearly 5,000 ships launched the largest amphibious invasion in modern warfare. Now, 72 years later, the world has changed, but the 50 mile stretch of coastline known as Normandy r…
    - 6 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • Angoville-au-Plain remembers humanity amongst war
    It was June 1944. World War II raged across many countries in Europe, and France was no exception. Tens of thousands of men and women put their lives on the line for their countries, and many made the ultimate sacrifice.
    - 6 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • Soldiers, Airmen synchronize capabilities
    Soldiers and Airmen came together to build confidence and proficiency during Hustler Trough III by engaging targets with integrated and synchronized mortars, artillery, infantry and joint fires at the Orogrande range complex. The weeklong exercise be…
    - 3 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • US, UK forces join Canada Army's largest military exercise
    Maple Resolve is a giant gathering of coalition forces. Over 6,000 Canadian troops, 1,200 American Soldiers, and approximately 150 members of the British military have all rendezvoused at a small camp named Wainwright. There they will have the opport…
    - 2 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • Changes to retention control points providing increased promotion opportunity for mid-grade Soldiers
    Sergeants first class seeking another stripe saw increased opportunity during the fiscal year 2016 master sergeant promotion board, as the selection rate jumped 35 percent, from 8.4 in FY15, to 11.8 in FY16.
    - 31 May 16, 4:00am -
  • CSA presents Outstanding Civilian Service Awards at Twilight Tattoo
    During a Twilight Tattoo at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Virginia, May 25, two civilians were recognized with "Outstanding Civilian Service Awards," for their tireless and unwavering support to Soldiers and their families. The award is the third h…
    - 31 May 16, 4:00am -
  • 'Ghost Brigade' Soldiers prepare for future conflicts
    Since 1981, military personnel have come and gone through the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., to prepare for missions around the world. These month-long rotations are usually geared to prepare a unit for an upcoming mission. For the 1…
    - 26 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Taking the beach in Turkey
    The Turkish national exercise, that began May 4, is being held as a mutlinational event for the first time this year, including about 7,000 service members from the U.S. Army and Navy, Azerbaijan, England, Germany, Pakistan, Poland, Qatar, and Saudi…
    - 26 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Engineer paratroopers make history in Turkey
    Sky Soldiers are no strangers to making their mark in history, especially in Europe. However, this week the paratroopers and their Turkish partners carved their names side-by-side in Asia's history.
    - 24 May 16, 4:00am -
  • SMA talks Total Army and responsible drawdown with troops
    A growing concern over the troop drawdown, realignments across the total Army force, and questions of what that means to the average Soldier, were put to ease by Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey during his visit with deployed Soldiers in K…
    - 23 May 16, 4:00am -
  • 'Lead from front,' urges first Vietnamese-American U.S. general
    Viet X. Luong aspired to join an elite South Vietnamese fighting unit when he was a young boy. He didn't succeed at doing that, but he did become a U.S. Soldier and he is now a brigadier general -- the first U.S. general officer of Vietnamese descent…
    - 23 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Fanning takes oath as 22nd Secretary of Army
    Eric Fanning was sworn in May 18 as the 22nd secretary of the Army during a small Pentagon ceremony.
    - 19 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Solar walls, strategic installation equals free energy
    Tobyhanna will soon reap the benefit of free energy after the strategic installation of solar walls on seven buildings across the installation.
    - 19 May 16, 4:00am -
  • No GPS? Listen to VLF radio signals to find way home
    The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is working now to develop a backup system to be used by service members in the event that access to the Global Positioning System, or GPS, is denied to them by adversaries.
    - 19 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Army Reserve boosting Total Army readiness
    "The Army will fail in its mission if the Army Reserve isn't ready. That's why everything we do focuses on readiness," said Lt. Gen. Jeffrey W. Talley.
    - 18 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Army labs get more funding for Zika research
    The Defense Department is providing $1.76 million in extra funding to military laboratories to expand Zika virus surveillance worldwide and assess the virus's impact on deployed service members. Projects funded include those at the Walter Reed Army…
    - 17 May 16, 4:00am -
  • US, South Korean artillery coordinate fires near DMZ
    Less than six miles from the Demilitarized Zone that separates North and South Korea, the thirty U.S. and South Korean heavy artillery vehicles lined up May 10 were the largest coordinated artillery fires many had seen.
    - 17 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Noble Partner begins with basic training tactics
    Soldiers assigned to Company A, 1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment gathered the morning of May 13 to train on medical evacuations, cordon tactics and room clearing as part of Exercise Noble Partner.
    - 16 May 16, 4:00am -
  • US, UK, Georgian soldiers cultivate capabilities in Exercise Noble Partner
    Exercise Noble Partner 16 kicked off, May 11, beginning the 14-day training featuring Soldiers assigned to 3rd Infantry Division, paratroopers assigned to the 173rd Airborne Brigade, Georgian Soldiers assigned to 4th Armor Brigade and Soldiers from t…
    - 13 May 16, 4:00am -
  • US tanks, Bradleys back in Poland for Atlantic Resolve mission
    Soldiers from 3rd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment have brought U.S. Abrams Main Battle Tanks and Bradley Fighting Vehicles back to Poland as they took over the Operation Atlantic Resolve mission in the country, May 1.
    - 13 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Analytics could save lives, lower costs
    The Army has tons of data and analytics which can potentially be used for a wide range of things - from the evaluation of new weapons systems to increasing the resiliency and well-being of the force, said Gary Wang, deputy chief information officer,…
    - 11 May 16, 4:00am -
  • From concept to capability: Network Integration Evaluation 16.2 underway
    The Brigade Modernization Command (BMC), Fort Bliss, Texas, kicked off Network Integration Evaluation (NIE) 16.2, which began May 2, 2016, and ends May 14, 2016. NIE 16.2 is the eleventh in a series of Soldier-led evaluations in realistic operationa…
    - 10 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Prince Harry, former President Bush stress importance of healing invisible wounds
    Great Britain's Prince Harry, former President George W. Bush, and service members from each of their nations led a discussion at the 2016 Invictus Games Symposium on Invisible Wounds presented May 8 by the George W. Bush Institute here.
    - 10 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Army allows Soldiers to wear headphones in gym
    Soldiers jogging or lifting in the gym may now be allowed to listen to music through small headphones or ear buds, according to Army Directive 2016-20, released May 6.
    - 10 May 16, 4:00am -
  • Invictus Games kick off in Orlando
    More than 500 wounded, ill and injured athletes from 14 nations gathered for the opening ceremonies of the 2016 Invictus Games.
    - 9 May 16, 4:00am -
  • US, German Forces evaluate operational readiness
    Months of training by the German Armed Forces in combined arms warfare, middle intensity conflict techniques and standard tasks focused on crowd riot control techniques culminated at Camp Prizren, May 6-7, during Operation Sharp Griffin.
    - 8 May 16, 4:00am -

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U.S. Army Airborne Sights and Sounds
The United States Army Airborne School, widely known as Jump School, conducts basic paratrooper training for the United States Armed Forces. #USArmy #MeetYourArmy #Airborne #ParatroopersAbout U.S. Army:The Army Mission – our purpose – remain…
- 2 days ago 24 Jan 20, 4:00pm -
Soldiers Represent the U.S. Army in Esports
Soldiers have expressed a desire to represent the U.S. Army in competitive gaming. Gaming can help show the U.S. a side of Soldiers they were not expecting. We take a deep dive into the inner workings of one of the Army’s newest initiatives, pixel…
- 3 days ago 23 Jan 20, 8:45pm -
Soldiers From HHC BDE, 317th BEB, 3BCT Qualify for M4
Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Company (HHC) Brigade (BDE); 317th Brigade Engineer Battalion (317th BEB); 3rd Brigade Combat Team (3rd BCT), 10th Mountain Division, hit the range to qualify for the M4 using the new Army standard, which m…
- 4 days ago 22 Jan 20, 5:45pm -
Becoming a Successful NCO
The commandant of the Fort Bragg and XVIII Airborne Corps noncommissioned Officer Academy speaks on how the attended courses educates Soldiers on how to become a successful NCO.#USArmy #Readiness #KnowYourMil #NCO #XVIIIAirborneAbout U.S. Army:T…
- 4 days ago 22 Jan 20, 4:15pm -
Air Assault Begins for 3rd Brigade Combat Team
Air Assault has begun for the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division. On day zero, candidates had to complete a two-mile run followed by the obstacle course to officially become Air-Assault students.#USArmy #AirAssault#KnowYourMil About…
- 4 days ago 22 Jan 20, 2:45pm -
Combat Focused Simulation Training
Soldiers of the 1st Theater Sustainment Command conduct simulation training at the Virtual Training Center on Fort Knox Jan. 9, 2020. Combat focused training systems such as the SAM-T and the HEAT trainer are designed to train Soldiers on movement te…
- 9 days ago 17 Jan 20, 4:45pm -
U.S. Army Paratroopers and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force - First Jump 2020
U.S. Army Paratroopers jump right into the new year alongside Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members during First Jump 2020.#USArmy #KnowYourMil #ParatroopersAbout U.S. Army:The Army Mission – our purpose – remains constant: To deploy, figh…
- 9 days ago 17 Jan 20, 3:45pm -
Commit to the ACFT!
The Commander of U.S. Army Reserve Medical Command, Maj. Gen. Jonathan Woodson, discusses the importance of committing to the new U.S. Army Combat Fitness Test (ACFT).#USArmy #Readiness #ACFTAbout U.S. Army:The Army Mission – our purpose – r…
- 9 days ago 17 Jan 20, 3:30pm -
DEFENDER-Europe 20 is the Largest Deployment of U.S.-Based Forces
DEFENDER-Europe 20 is the largest deployment of U.S.-based forces to Europe for an exercise in the more than 25 years.It is the deployment of a division-size combat-credible force from the United States to Europe, the drawing of equipment and the m…
- 10 days ago 16 Jan 20, 8:45pm -
Rosie the Riveter Character Inspired Many
“Rosie the Riveter” was an iconic World War II poster character showing a female riveter flexing her muscle. Mae Krier was the real deal; she describes what it was like building aircraft for the war effort.#USArmy #KnowYourMil #BraveWomen #Rosi…
- 11 days ago 15 Jan 20, 7:30pm -
Cadet Troop Leader Training
Cadet Mark Madden takes charge of range operations at Fort Drum, NY, June 19, 2019. Madden was attached to HSC 277 as part of the Cadet troop leader training program.#USArmy #Readiness #CadetTrainingAbout U.S. Army:The Army Mission – our purpos…
- 12 days ago 14 Jan 20, 8:30pm -
Why is Operational Security Important?
U.S. Army Europe subject matter experts explain what Operational Security is, why it is important, and who it pertains to.#USArmy #OpeartionalSecurity #ReadinessAbout U.S. Army:The Army Mission – our purpose – remains constant: To deploy, fi…
- 13 days ago 13 Jan 20, 7:00pm -

USAF - Top Stories

  • PEO Digital will change global AF software acquisition

    PEO Digital will change global AF software acquisition

    Dr. Will Roper, the Air Force's senior civilian acquisition leader, redesignated Program Executive Office Battle Management as PEO Digital, to be headquartered at Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, Sept. 17.
    - 21 Sep 18, 5:20pm -
  • AF Week in Photos

    AF Week in Photos

    This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.
    - 21 Sep 18, 3:39pm -
  • CMSAF Wright: The Airmen We Need must be resilient

    CMSAF Wright: The Airmen We Need must be resilient

    In order to win tomorrow’s war, defend the homeland and remain a safe and secure nuclear deterrent, Airmen must be well trained, well led, agile and resilient, according to the Air Force’s most senior enlisted leader.Building upon Secretary of…
    - 19 Sep 18, 5:40pm -
  • Panel discusses total force integration during AFA

    Panel discusses total force integration during AFA

    Former Secretary of the Air Force F. Whitten Peters moderated a panel of senior leaders examining the total force during the Air Force Association Air, Space, and Cyber Conference in National Harbor Sept. 18, 2018. The panel focused on Air Force in…
    - 19 Sep 18, 4:41pm -
  • T-6A Texan II Crash
    A 12th Flying Training Wing T-6A Texan II crashed near Rolling Oaks Mall at approximately 4 p.m. Sept. 18. The crew ejected and is safe with minor injuries reported at the site. Both were transported to the Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph Medical Cli…
    - 19 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • Goldfein delivers 2018 AF update during AFA

    Goldfein delivers 2018 AF update during AFA

    Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. David L. Goldfein delivered his speech at the Air Force Association’s Air, Space and Cyber Conference, Sept. 18, 2018, emphasizing how the service must prepare the Air Force We Need and present it to combatant c…
    - 18 Sep 18, 11:11pm -
  • The Force We Present: Future of AF operations

    The Force We Present: Future of AF operations

    As the Air Force highlights revitalizing squadrons and the need to improve readiness to contend with near peer adversaries, the Air Force deputy chief of staff of operations spoke to an audience about “The Force We Present” and the necessity for…
    - 18 Sep 18, 2:54pm -
  • The ‘Airmen We Need’: Air Force personnel update

    The ‘Airmen We Need’: Air Force personnel update

    Lt. Gen. Brian T. Kelly, Deputy Chief of Staff for Manpower, Personnel and Services, outlined the Air Force’s strategy for the “Airmen We Need” campaign at the Air, Space, Cyber Conference, Sept. 17, 2018, in National Harbor.
    - 17 Sep 18, 9:21pm -
  • SecAF Wilson provides Air Force update

    SecAF Wilson provides Air Force update

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson presented an update of the state of the Air Force Sept. 17, during the 2018 Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor.Wilson discussed restoring force readiness, space operati…
    - 17 Sep 18, 4:58pm -
  • Air Force Senior Leaders announce 2018 Spark Tank Competition

    Air Force Senior Leaders announce 2018 Spark Tank Competition

    Enlisted, officer and government employees may now submit their innovative ideas for the 2018 Air Force Spark Tank Competition.The competition calls for Airmen to pitch their innovative ideas to the Air Force’s senior leaders through the the Ide…
    - 17 Sep 18, 3:30pm -
  • The Air Force We Need: 386 operational squadrons

    The Air Force We Need: 386 operational squadrons

     Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson announced the results of an in-depth analysis aimed at outlining
    - 17 Sep 18, 2:44pm -
  • Remembering the Berlin Airlift

    Remembering the Berlin Airlift

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson discussed the significance of the 70th Anniversary of the Berlin Airlift during a commemoration ceremony at the Air Force Memorial Sept. 16, 2018, in Arlington, Virginia.
    - 17 Sep 18, 1:57pm -
  • 22nd annual USAF Marathon hosts international field

    22nd annual USAF Marathon hosts international field

    This year marks the 22nd annual running of the U.S. Air Force Marathon. The warm and humid weather didn’t stop over 15,000 runners, walkers and spectators from all 50 states and more than ten foreign countries, from taking part at the National Muse…
    - 15 Sep 18, 5:09pm -
  • A Day That Resonates

    A Day That Resonates

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas -- By looking at him you wouldn’t know it, but Tech Sgt.
    - 15 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • AF Announces selection of GPS III follow-on contract
    The U.S. Air Force announced selection of Lockheed Martin for a fixed-price-type production contract for 22 GPS III Follow-On satellites with a total estimated contract value up to $7.2 billion.
    - 14 Sep 18, 9:00pm -
  • AF Week in Photos

    AF Week in Photos

    This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.
    - 14 Sep 18, 2:04pm -
  • Air Force, Navy announce their Joint Physiological Episodes Action Team

    Air Force, Navy announce their Joint Physiological Episodes Action Team

    The Air Force and Navy announce their Joint Physiological Episodes Action Team, or J-PEAT, Sept. 11 at the Pentagon, Arlington. In a collaborative effort of Force Integration, the Air Force will also rename their Unexplained Physiological Events Inte…
    - 12 Sep 18, 11:45am -
  • Air Force releases operational safety review findings
    Air Force units across all levels of command are addressing the issues identified by an Air Force-wide operational safety review, initiated this spring by the Air Force Chief of Staff.
    - 10 Sep 18, 3:32pm -
  • Yesterday’s Air Force: Hurricane Hunters
    What started as a dare more than 70 years ago turned into the way we predict hurricanes today. Find out how the Air Force got started in a critical mission that saves lives by flying through hurricanes.
    - 10 Sep 18, 3:03pm -
  • Hurricane Hunters fly Hurricanes Florence, Olivia

    Hurricane Hunters fly Hurricanes Florence, Olivia

    The Air Force Reserve’s 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron is flying missions into Hurricane
    - 9 Sep 18, 6:05pm -

USAF - Mission Training

  • Reserve Airmen save life in-flight

    Reserve Airmen save life in-flight

    A reserve aeromedical evacuation crew from the 433rd Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron with the 433rd Airlift Wing, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, was flying to support patient transport missions out of Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland when th…
    - 24 Sep 18, 2:30pm -
  • Angel de los Andes exercise unites US Air Force, South American partners

    Angel de los Andes exercise unites US Air Force, South American partners

    Ninety-five U.S. Air Force Airmen trained with 11 partner nation air forces, tallying more than 400 participants, in the Colombian-led multinational search and rescue exercise “Angel de los Andes” Sept. 3-14.
    - 20 Sep 18, 12:48pm -
  • Combat-search-and-rescue Airmen press pause to tackle Hurricane Florence aftermath

    Combat-search-and-rescue Airmen press pause to tackle Hurricane Florence aftermath

    Reserve and active duty pararescuemen were undergoing dive and jump training Sept. 11, in Key West, Florida, when they were recalled back to their home units to immediately begin the process of pre-positioning for Hurricane Florence search-and-rescue…
    - 19 Sep 18, 1:45pm -
  • AFCENT command and control operations weather the storm

    AFCENT command and control operations weather the storm

    The force smashed into their northern and western flank, but still, the Airmen stayed focused on the U.S. Central Command mission, a fight thousands of miles away. The opposing force was no enemy, however. These Airmen of the 609th Air Operations Cen…
    - 19 Sep 18, 9:26am -
  • National Guard answers call for Hurricane Florence

    National Guard answers call for Hurricane Florence

    National Guard members have flowed in from at least 28 states to help North and South Carolina units support civil authorities following Hurricane Florence.
    - 17 Sep 18, 4:00pm -
  • US Naval Academy tests waters with Hurricane Hunters

    US Naval Academy tests waters with Hurricane Hunters

    When the subject of summer internships comes up, thoughts of fetching coffee and doing paperwork or answering phone calls come to mind.What does not come to mind is working 10,000 feet in the air in an Air Force Reserve WC-130J Hercules flying throu…
    - 17 Sep 18, 2:30pm -
  • Around the Air Force: J-PEAT / TF-34 Repair / Officer Continuation Board
    On this look Around the Air Force, the Air Force and Navy announce their Joint Physiological Episodes Action Team, the 23rd Maintenance Squadron makes history, and the Air Force Reserve Command officer continuation board is expected to convene in Jan…
    - 17 Sep 18, 12:41pm -
  • 188th Wing activates UPAD for Hurricane Florence Response

    188th Wing activates UPAD for Hurricane Florence Response

    The Arkansas Air National Guard’s 188th Wing activated its Unclassified Processing, Assessment and Dissemination capability in response to Hurricane Florence September 13, providing imagery, geospatial, and assessment support to incident commanders…
    - 14 Sep 18, 4:15pm -
  • Air Force Tech Report
    Getting help to the right location for land rescues in the aftermath of a major hurricane falls to the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center. They’re the single agency responsible for coordinating on-land federal search and rescue activities in the…
    - 13 Sep 18, 7:20pm -
  • Yesterday’s Air Force
    The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center has been coordinating inland search and rescue missions in the United States since its creation. Today, the AFRCC works with local and federal search and rescue assets and is credited with saving more than 17,…
    - 13 Sep 18, 7:11pm -
  • Around the Air Force: Sept. 13
    On this look Around the Air Force, the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron flies missions into Hurricane Florence, Carpathian Summer 2018 comes to a close, and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base welcomes runners to the 22nd Air Force Marathon. Hosted b…
    - 13 Sep 18, 11:57am -
  • Operational Support Teams work inside “beating heart” of Air Force

    Operational Support Teams work inside “beating heart” of Air Force

    Each squadron in the Air Force faces different stressors and health challenges that require unique solutions. Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. David Goldfein, is leading an effort to revitalize Air Force squadrons.
    - 12 Sep 18, 12:30pm -
  • Passing the torch: Ex-commando inspires youth for special operations

    Passing the torch: Ex-commando inspires youth for special operations

    While most people spend their off time catching up on their favorite shows, playing video games, or catching up on social media, one Reserve Airman and clinical nurse with the 920th Aeromedical Staging Squadron, spends his evenings training the futur…
    - 11 Sep 18, 3:45pm -
  • Moody A-10 engine maintainers make history

    Moody A-10 engine maintainers make history

    For the first time, Moody’s 23rd Maintenance Squadron’s propulsion flight accomplished an unprecedented feat by ensuring every TF34 engine in their fleet is repaired to serviceable status.
    - 10 Sep 18, 6:04pm -
  • Around the Air Force: Sept. 10
    On this look Around the Air Force, senior leaders implement a plan to strengthen joint leaders, the first Invisible Wounds Center opens, and an Air National Guard general heads the Unexplained Physiological Events integration team. Hosted by Staff Sg…
    - 10 Sep 18, 5:34pm -
  • Yesterday’s Air Force: Hurricane Hunters
    What started as a dare more than 70 years ago turned into the way we predict hurricanes today. Find out how the Air Force got started in a critical mission that saves lives by flying through hurricanes.
    - 10 Sep 18, 3:03pm -
  • Augmenting the AOR: Cable Dawgs connect service members to the fight

    Augmenting the AOR: Cable Dawgs connect service members to the fight

    Communications, in some shape or form, touch every single part of the Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve mission. From advanced air-strike capabilities to a simple phone call home; a simple fiber cable, often less than .05 milli…
    - 10 Sep 18, 2:40pm -
  • Hurricane Hunters fly Hurricanes Florence, Olivia

    Hurricane Hunters fly Hurricanes Florence, Olivia

    The Air Force Reserve’s 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron is flying missions into Hurricane
    - 9 Sep 18, 6:05pm -
  • Air Force participates in Colombian-led search and rescue exercise

    Air Force participates in Colombian-led search and rescue exercise

    Two U.S. Air Force aircraft and more than 90 U.S. Airmen are participating in “Angel de los Andes,” a Colombian led international search and rescue training exercise Sept. 3-14.
    - 6 Sep 18, 2:12pm -
  • Around the Air Force: Sept. 6
    FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) -- On this look Around the Air Force, U.S. Air Forces Central
    - 6 Sep 18, 12:12pm -

USAF - Secretary

  • SecAF Wilson provides Air Force update

    SecAF Wilson provides Air Force update

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson presented an update of the state of the Air Force Sept. 17, during the 2018 Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor.Wilson discussed restoring force readiness, space operati…
    - 17 Sep 18, 4:58pm -
  • Air Force, Navy announce their Joint Physiological Episodes Action Team

    Air Force, Navy announce their Joint Physiological Episodes Action Team

    The Air Force and Navy announce their Joint Physiological Episodes Action Team, or J-PEAT, Sept. 11 at the Pentagon, Arlington. In a collaborative effort of Force Integration, the Air Force will also rename their Unexplained Physiological Events Inte…
    - 12 Sep 18, 11:45am -
  • Air Force releases operational safety review findings
    Air Force units across all levels of command are addressing the issues identified by an Air Force-wide operational safety review, initiated this spring by the Air Force Chief of Staff.
    - 10 Sep 18, 3:32pm -
  • SecAF Wilson urges innovation in software acquisition model

    SecAF Wilson urges innovation in software acquisition model

    The process used by the Air Force to acquire software is archaic and needs to modernize now if the service is to win in a peer-to-peer conflict, said Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson.
    - 6 Sep 18, 7:08pm -
  • Operational squadrons key to “Air Force We Need”

    Operational squadrons key to “Air Force We Need”

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson outlined the way the Air Force will approach its future force structure while speaking at the Defense News annual conference in Arlington, Sept. 5.
    - 5 Sep 18, 7:30pm -
  • AFCENT changes command in historic ceremony

    AFCENT changes command in historic ceremony

    Lt. Gen. Joseph T. Guastella Jr. assumed command of U.S. Air Forces Central Command from Lt. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian Aug. 30, 2018. Army Gen. Joseph L. Votel, U.S. Central Command commander, presided over the ceremony, which was held at AFCENT’s…
    - 31 Aug 18, 12:18pm -
  • Stronger together: AF senior leaders implement plan to strengthen joint leaders, teams
    In accordance with Air Force senior leaders’ Strengthening Joint Leaders and Teams Implementation Plan, the Air Force is refining and strengthening how Airmen are developed to integrate into and lead joint teams.
    - 30 Aug 18, 3:52pm -
  • AF leadership provides update on the Air Force Publication Reduction Initiative

    AF leadership provides update on the Air Force Publication Reduction Initiative

    A year ago, Air Force leadership directed a 24-month review of every Air Force directive publication, and today they announced the elimination of more than 226 publications and almost 4,795 compliance items.
    - 29 Aug 18, 5:52pm -
  • Medal of Honor presented to Tech Sgt John Chapman’s family

    Medal of Honor presented to Tech Sgt John Chapman’s family

    On what would have been their 26th wedding anniversary, Tech. Sgt. John Chapman’s widow, Valerie Nessel, accepted his Medal of Honor from President Donald Trump during a ceremony at the White House Aug. 22.
    - 22 Aug 18, 11:41pm -
  • SecAF visits F.E. Warren

    SecAF visits F.E. Warren

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson visited with Airmen at the 90th Missile Wing and 20th Air Force, Aug. 7 through 8 at F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming.
    - 10 Aug 18, 3:15pm -
  • Air Force seeks nominations for SecAF Prestigious STEM PhD Program
    As part of a continuous effort to develop exceptional leaders in a highly technical environment, Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson is introducing the Secretary of the Air Force Prestigious Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Ph.D. Progr…
    - 8 Aug 18, 7:48pm -
  • Airman posthumously receives Medal of Honor

    Airman posthumously receives Medal of Honor

    The White House announced July 27, 2018, that Air Force Tech. Sgt. John Chapman will be posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor Aug. 22, for his extraordinary heroism during the Battle of Takur Ghar, Afghanistan, in March 2002.
    - 27 Jul 18, 8:55pm -
  • Airman to be awarded Medal of Honor

    Airman to be awarded Medal of Honor

    President Donald Trump will posthumously award the Medal of Honor to the family of a fallen U.S. Air Force Special Tactics Combat Controller at a ceremony Aug. 22 for his extraordinary heroism in March 2002 while deployed to Afghanistan.
    - 27 Jul 18, 8:39pm -
  • SECAF visits Scott AFB mobility Airmen

    SECAF visits Scott AFB mobility Airmen

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson visited with mobility Airman at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, July 19-20, 2018.
    - 27 Jul 18, 5:27pm -
  • SecAF Wilson returns to RAF Mildenhall, discusses innovation, strategy

    SecAF Wilson returns to RAF Mildenhall, discusses innovation, strategy

    When then 2nd Lt. Heather Wilson joined the Air Force in 1985, her very first assignment was to the 3rd Air Force at RAF Mildenhall. Now, Secretary of the Air Force Wilson returned to RAF Mildenhall July 12, to learn about the new innovations the Air…
    - 20 Jul 18, 4:57pm -
  • SecAF, DoD, industry leaders share stage at 2018 AFITC

    SecAF, DoD, industry leaders share stage at 2018 AFITC

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and the service’s new assistant secretary for acquisitions, technology and logistics, Dr. Will Roper, are two of the military keynote speakers sharing the stage with industry leaders at this year’s Air Fo…
    - 10 Jul 18, 6:25pm -
  • SecAF Wilson talks Air Force innovation across JBSA, Austin

    SecAF Wilson talks Air Force innovation across JBSA, Austin

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson visited AFWERX-Austin, Pilot Training Next and Joint Base San Antonio June 27-29 to see firsthand the focus Airmen in the area are placing on improving readiness, cost-effective modernization and developing e…
    - 2 Jul 18, 4:46pm -
  • Improved AF-WIN tool helps eligible Airmen meet retraining goals
    Officials at the Air Force’s Personnel Center recently updated and improved the Air Force Work Interest Navigator, or AF-WIN, tool which helps Airmen who are interested in re-training to identify which Air Force Specialty Codes best fit their stren…
    - 20 Jun 18, 4:00pm -
  • Air Force implements new parental leave policy, secondary caregivers given 21 days
    In accordance with the Department of Defense Military Parental Leave Program, the Air Force announced an expansion to its parental leave policy on non-chargeable leave entitlements following the birth or adoption of a child.
    - 8 Jun 18, 8:02pm -
  • Air Force transfers cyber responsibility to ACC
    Air Force officials announced the service’s cyber responsibilities will realign to Air Combat Command from Air Force Space Command.
    - 7 Jun 18, 7:00pm -

Youtube - USAF

Blueprint Leadership Podcast with CMSAF Wright - Ep 03 feat. SEAC Ramón Colón-López
Chief Master Sergeant of The Air Force Kaleth O. Wright talks leadership, lessons learned, and shared experiences with the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, SEAC Ramón Colón-López.
- 13 days ago 14 Jan 20, 6:26am -
Blueprint Leadership Podcast with CMSAF Wright - Ep 02 feat. CSAF Gen Goldfein
Chief Master Sergeant of The Air Force Kaleth O. Wright talks leadership, resiliency and all things Air Force with Gen David L. Goldfein, Chief of Staff of The Air Force.
- 30 days ago 27 Dec 19, 7:50pm -
2019 Air Force Senior Leader Holiday Message
As we approach the holidays, we thank you and your families for your roles in defending our nation. Reach out to your fellow Airmen, connect and take care of each other. Enjoy the holidays and let's transition safely into the new year. We are proud t…
- 40 days ago 17 Dec 19, 9:25pm -
Wright Brothers Day
Wright Brothers Day commemorates the first successful flight in a heavier-than-air, mechanically propelled airplane, that were made by Orville and Wilbur Wright on December 17, 1903, near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.
- 40 days ago 17 Dec 19, 1:26pm -
CMSAF "The Man In The Arena"

- 67 days ago 20 Nov 19, 9:02am -
Blueprint Leadership with CMSAF Kaleth Wright - Ep 01 feat. SEAC CSM Troxell
Chief Master Sergeant of The Air Force Kaleth O. Wright talks leadership with The Senior Enlisted Advisor to The Chairman of The Joint Chiefs of Staff, Command Sergeant Major John W. Troxell.
- 72 days ago 15 Nov 19, 6:22pm -
The Air Force Podcast - Return From Space feat. Col Hague

- 94 days ago 24 Oct 19, 2:52pm -
AFNow - 25th SecAF Barrett Confirmation

- 98 days ago 20 Oct 19, 11:27pm -
AFNow - 25th Secretary of the Air Force Barrett Swearing In Pentagon

- 98 days ago 20 Oct 19, 11:27pm -
Air Force Academy Pentagon Pep Rally 2019

- 9 Oct 19, 2:30pm -
CSAF & CMSAF Because of You - Cyberspace
“Today’s Air Force is the best in the world and the reason is obvious -- our people. Pure and simple. It’s no secret, a life of service can be hard and demanding – yet, our Airmen demonstrate an unrivaled dedication and inspiring willingness…
- 7 Oct 19, 4:39pm -
"We Remember" AFA 2019 Live Performance

- 19 Sep 19, 2:57am -

US Navy - Top Headlines

  • Navy Updates Post—9/11 GI Bill Benefit Transfer Request Process
    The Navy released a new electronic form for completing the Statement of Understanding (SOU) needed to submit Post—9/11 GI Bill Transfer of Education Benefits (TEB) requests, and a new policy allowing Purple Heart recipients to transfer education be…
    - 24 Sep 18, 3:00pm -
  • Navy Announces Updates to Uniform Policies
    Navy announced updates to uniform policy, grooming standards and the launch of a uniform working group in NAVADMIN 233/18, Sept. 21.
    - 21 Sep 18, 4:23pm -
  • Department of Defense Transitions Assets in the Carolinas
    In close coordination with Federal Emergency Management Agency and state officials, the Department of Defense is tailoring its forward force structure to meet the current needs of the Hurricane Florence response effort.
    - 21 Sep 18, 12:18pm -
  • Navy to Christen Littoral Combat Ship Kansas City
    The Navy will christen its newest Independence—variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Kansas City (LCS 22), during a 10 a.m. (CDT) ceremony Saturday, Sept. 22, in Mobile, Alabama.
    - 20 Sep 18, 6:46pm -
  • Iceland Dignitaries Embark Truman
    The Icelandic Minster of Foreign Affairs, Gudlaugur Thor Thordarson, and ambassadors from Canada, Germany and the United Kingdom travel aboard USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) Sept. 19 to observe operations and meet with command leaders and Sailors.
    - 20 Sep 18, 4:01pm -

US Navy - Other Headlines

US Navy - NavyLive - Official Blog of the US Navy

  • Faces of the Fleet

    Faces of the Fleet

    “Faces of the Fleet” is a collection of images of Sailors serving our country in the greatest and most technologically advanced Navy in the world. These fine men and women are leading from the deck plates and completing missions around the globe.…
    - 21 Sep 18, 6:43pm -
  • Aegis Integration and Wayne E. Meyer

    Aegis Integration and Wayne E. Meyer

    By Rear Adm. Brian Fort Commander, Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific On Sept. 13, we welcomed USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) to her new homeport here at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.   USS Wayne E. Meyer is named for Rear Adm…
    - 21 Sep 18, 6:00pm -
  • Navy Recruit Graduation: September 21, 2018
    Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Recruit Training Command’s graduation, Pass-In-Review. It is a formal military ceremony that honors a Sailor’s hard work and dedication to a new way of life. Pass-In-Review also ties together the future of th…
    - 21 Sep 18, 4:01am -
  • Under Secretary Modly’s Remarks at Gold Star Families Memorial Monument
    Under Secretary Thomas B. Modly spoke at the Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center at the unveiling of the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument on Aug. 31, 2018. (U.S. Navy video courtesy of the Department of Veterans Affairs/Released)
    - 18 Sep 18, 7:03pm -
  • Special Report: Hurricane Florence
    Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina, Sept. 14, as a Category 1 storm with significant flooding forecasted. Prior to the storm’s arrival, the Department of Defense proactively positioned forces across the full spectrum of DoD capabili…
    - 15 Sep 18, 6:23pm -
  • Your Navy Operating Forward – Gulf of Aden, Caribbean Sea, Philippine Sea

    Your Navy Operating Forward – Gulf of Aden, Caribbean Sea, Philippine Sea

    Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training off the coast of Spain or forward deployed to the Arabian Gulf, the flexibility and presence provided by o…
    - 14 Sep 18, 2:41pm -
  • Navy Recruit Graduation: September 14, 2018
    Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Recruit Training Command’s graduation, Pass-In-Review. It is a formal military ceremony that honors a Sailor’s hard work and dedication to a new way of life. Pass-In-Review also ties together the future of th…
    - 14 Sep 18, 4:01am -
  • Chief Petty Officer Pinning and Advancement Ceremony
    Watch as our newest chief petty officers in the National Capital Region were pinned with anchors and advanced to the rank of chief during a ceremony at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Washington D.C., Sept. 14. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardso…
    - 13 Sep 18, 8:37pm -
  • Charge Letter from MCPON Smith

    Charge Letter from MCPON Smith

    I wish I could write every Chief Petty Officer Selectee your own personal charge letter. It would give me great joy to meet all 4,700 of you – look you in the eye, shake your hand and welcome you into our Mess. Since I am unable to do that, please…
    - 12 Sep 18, 4:01am -
  • We Serve. We Remember 9/11.

    We Serve. We Remember 9/11.

    Never forget! Today and every day, we remember Sept. 11, 2001 – especially our shipmates who are serving aboard three U.S. Navy ships dedicated and named after the locations where the 9/11 attacks occurred:   🇺🇸  USS New York (LPD 21), nam…
    - 11 Sep 18, 4:28pm -

Youtube - US Navy

T-45 Goshawk Conducts Launch and Recovery Aboard USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 20, 2020) A T-45 Goshawk, assigned to Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 23, conducts launch and recoveries aboard USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). Ford is currently conducting Aircraft Compatibility Testing to further test its El…
- 3 days ago 23 Jan 20, 5:04pm -
Animated Graphic Honoring the Naming of the future USS Doris Miller (CVN 81)
Ship's Mess Attendant Doris Miller on Dec. 7, 1941, earned the Navy Cross for his actions aboard USS West Virginia (BB 48) during the attack on Pearl Harbor. He was the first African American recipient of this award. Acting Secretary of the Navy Thom…
- 3 days ago 23 Jan 20, 1:27pm -
EA-18G Growler Aircraft Launch and Recover aboard USS Gerald R. Ford
ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 19, 2020) An EA-18G Growler, assigned to Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 23, lands aboard USS Gerald R. Ford's (CVN 78) flight deck. Ford is currently conducting Aircraft Compatibility Testing to further test its Electromag…
- 4 days ago 22 Jan 20, 12:30pm -
The Story Behind an American Hero, Ship's Mess Attendant Doris Miller
In this video learn how the actions Ship's Mess Attendant Doris Miller on Dec. 7, 1941, earned him the Navy Cross. He was the first African American recipient of this award. Video produced by Austin Rooney and Narrated by Anthony C. Tyler, Defense M…
- 7 days ago 19 Jan 20, 5:34pm -
USS Gerald R. Ford Launches and Recovery
ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 17, 2020) Aircraft launch and recover aboard USS Gerald R. Ford's (CVN 78). Ford is currently conducting Aircraft Compatibility Testing to further test its Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch Systems (EMALS) and Advanced Arresting Ge…
- 8 days ago 18 Jan 20, 5:16pm -
Aircraft Compatibility Testing Begins Aboard USS Gerald R. Ford
ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 16, 2020) An E-2D Advanced Hawkeye assigned to Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 20 lands aboard USS Gerald R. Ford's (CVN 78) flight deck. The arrestment marked the first time an E-2D had landed aboard Ford. Ford is currentl…
- 9 days ago 17 Jan 20, 1:13pm -
Aggressive Approach by a Russian Navy ship on USS Farragut (DDG 99)
On Thursday, Jan. 9, while conducting routine operations in the North Arabian Sea, the U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Farragut (DDG 99) was aggressively approached by a Russian Navy ship. Farragut sounded five short blasts, the internati…
- 16 days ago 10 Jan 20, 9:45pm -
Surface Training Advanced Virtual Environment–Littoral Combat Ship (STAVE-LCS)
Learn how U.S. Navy Sailors are using the latest technologies with Surface Training Advanced Virtual Environment – Littoral Combat Ship (STAVE-LCS) to better prepare for operations at sea.
- 17 days ago 9 Jan 20, 7:22pm -
Hearing loss prevention, 60 sec.
Deptartment of the Navy (DoN) safety video on hearing loss prevention.
- 17 days ago 9 Jan 20, 6:43pm -
Hearing loss prevention, 30 sec.
Deptartment of the Navy (DoN) safety video on hearing loss prevention.
- 17 days ago 9 Jan 20, 5:32pm -
U.S. 2nd Fleet Year In Review 2019
Highlighting the major exercises, milestones, and accomplishments of United States Second Fleet throughout 2019.
- 24 days ago 2 Jan 20, 12:57pm -
U.S. 2nd Fleet First Year of Operations
Video highlighting milestones during C2F's first year of operations. Seven months after reaching initial operational capability, U.S. 2nd Fleet achieved full operational capability Dec. 31, 2019.
- 26 days ago 31 Dec 19, 8:12pm -

USMC - News

  • Trip to the past | U.S. Marines and Sailors visit Hacksaw Ridge

    Trip to the past | U.S. Marines and Sailors visit Hacksaw Ridge

    On April 1, 1945, the Battle of Okinawa began as U.S. Marines and Soldiers made their way to the Ryukyu Islands, including Okinawa.
    - 10 Sep 18, 3:33pm -
  • Corps looks to increase comms, lethality with next-gen hearing system

    Corps looks to increase comms, lethality with next-gen hearing system

    The Marine Corps released a request for information for industry input that identifies potential sources for a suite of hearing enhancement devices. The devices will protect Marines’ hearing while increasing their situational awareness in a variety…
    - 6 Sep 18, 4:55pm -
  • Marine Week 2018 kicks off in Charlotte

    Marine Week 2018 kicks off in Charlotte

    Marine Week Charlotte kicked off with an opening ceremony at First Ward Park, Sept. 5, 2018. The ceremony welcomed the Marines to the city for the week, where they will demonstrate the capabilities of the Marine Corps and interact with the public, th…
    - 6 Sep 18, 3:05pm -
  • In the Life of Marines: Military Police Working Dog Handler

    In the Life of Marines: Military Police Working Dog Handler

    Military occupational specialties are the foundation of the Marine Corps. Each MOS is a cog, working with and relying on each other to keep the fighting machine that is the United States Marine Corps running. The military working dog handlers are one…
    - 4 Sep 18, 2:26pm -
  • National Aviation Day

    National Aviation Day

    U.S. Marine Corps pilots with 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW) talk about how the invention of powered aviation has impacted their lives and how it has allowed 2nd MAW to accomplish its mission across the globe at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point,…
    - 28 Aug 18, 11:55am -

USMC - Press Releases

  • High water rescue
    This morning at 5 A.M. II Marine Expeditionary Force Marines with two hardback Humvees and two assault amphibian vehicles (AAVs) were deployed about three miles away from Camp Lejeune down Piney Green road to assist in an emergency extraction of abou…
    - 15 Sep 18, 6:20pm -
  • Kearsarge, Arlington, 22nd MEU ready to support Florence relief effort
    The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) and the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24), embarked with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), are ready to support Hurricane Florence relief effor…
    - 14 Sep 18, 10:38pm -
  • Secretary of Defense: Message to the force
    As we aggressively execute our National Defense Strategy and make our force more lethal, I remind you that enhanced lethality demands more than increasing the size of our formations and obtaining newer, more advanced equipment - it also requires havi…
    - 17 Aug 18, 2:24pm -
  • Search and rescue operations ongoing for missing Marine
    A combined effort of U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, and Philippine ships and aircraft are currently searching for a Marine, assigned to the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) embarked aboard USS Essex (LHD 2). The Marine was reported missing while t…
    - 10 Aug 18, 2:01pm -
  • Marine Corps Implements Correction Custody Unit Pilot Program
    Officials at Marine Corps Installations Pacific (MCIPAC) have developed a new and improved
    - 10 May 18, 5:26pm -

MarinesTV Video

  • Marine Minute: Condition-Based Maintenance
    This new methodology will increase operational availability and decrease life cycle costs while enhancing support of the MAGTF mission.
    - 4 days ago 22 Jan 20, 3:41pm -
  • Marine Minute: Condition-Based Maintenance

    Marine Minute: Condition-Based Maintenance

    The Marine Corps expeditionary logistics enterprise is seeing sweeping changes with the implementation of conditions based maintenance plus. This new methodology will increase operational availability and decrease life-cycle costs while enhancing su…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jan 20, 9:10pm -
  • Annual Rifle Qualification Three Day Course of Fire

    Annual Rifle Qualification Three Day Course of Fire

    Weapons Training Battalion Quantico, VA has created a new course of fire for the Marine Corps annual rifle qualification. The course is still in testing phases and will continue to be tested throughout FY2020. To learn how to help test the new course…
    - 10 days ago 16 Jan 20, 9:03pm -
  • Marine Minute: Can you Hear Me Now?
    I'm Corporal Nathan Hall with your Marine Minute.The Comm community is doing something pretty cool this week.Marines with 2nd battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment carry out high-frequency long distance communications training in Okinawa,Japan.…
    - 10 days ago 16 Jan 20, 9:02pm -
  • Marine Minute: Can you hear me now?

    Marine Minute: Can you hear me now?

    In this episode Lance Cpl. Fernando Moreno tells us about High Frequency Comms training in Okinawa.
    - 10 days ago 16 Jan 20, 9:01pm -
  • Marine Minute: Money Talks

    Marine Minute: Money Talks

    In this episode Lance Cpl. Fernando Moreno tells us about the new pay changes.
    - 12 days ago 14 Jan 20, 8:24pm -
  • NASA Graduation: Major Jasmin Moghbeli

    NASA Graduation: Major Jasmin Moghbeli

    Major Jasmin Moghbeli graduated from the NASA program being the 2nd female active duty officer in the Marine Corps.
    - 12 days ago 14 Jan 20, 6:40pm -
  • NASA Graduation: Major Jasmin Moghbeli

    NASA Graduation: Major Jasmin Moghbeli

    Major Jasmin Moghbeli graduated from the NASA program being the 2nd female active duty officer in the Marine Corps.
    - 12 days ago 14 Jan 20, 6:40pm -
  • Marine Minute
    I'm Corporal Nathan Hall with your Marine Minute.The year 2020 is already bringing some changes to our gun club. Effective immediately the Marine Corps has changed the way it releasesPayday payments, if you see a pending deposit labeled s…
    - 12 days ago 14 Jan 20, 6:39pm -
  • Marine Minute
    I'm Lance Corporal Garrett Gillespie with your Marine Minute. Marines and Sailors are scheduled to participate in Exercise Iron Fist alongside members of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Forces Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade. Iron Fist is…
    - 15 days ago 11 Jan 20, 8:48pm -
  • Marine Minute
    I'm Lance Corporal Garrett Gillespie with your Marine Minute. Happy New Year and Happy New Decade! The Marine corps is constantly changing and updating as the years go by. One such update is on its way to Marine Corps Air Station Yuma. Severa…
    - 18 days ago 8 Jan 20, 3:55pm -
  • Marine Minute: New Year, New Yuma

    Marine Minute: New Year, New Yuma

    In this episode of the Video Marine Minute, Cpl. Ben Whitten tells us about the new and upcoming changes to MCAS Yuma.
    - 19 days ago 7 Jan 20, 7:21pm -
  • The Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 1 of 15]

    The Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 1 of 15]

    U.S Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Esteban Jauregui takes a break from training his horse prior to Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 28, 2019. Jauregui is a stableman with the mounted Color Guard stationed in Marine Corps Base Barstow, California. Equ…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 2 of 15]

    Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 2 of 15]

    U.S Marine Corps Sgt. Jordan Smith and Sgt. Ashytn Hammer scout out the area prior to Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 28, 2019. Smith and Hammer are stableman with the mounted Color Guard stationed in Marine Corps Base Barstow, California. Eq…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 3 of 15]

    Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 3 of 15]

    Horses that are a part of the Mounted Color Guard ceremonies are equipped with custom Marine Corps gear as a sign of pride, tradition, and uniformity during Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 28, 2019. Equestfest allows people from around the wo…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 4 of 15]

    Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 4 of 15]

    Horses that are a part of the Mounted Color Guard ceremonies are equipped with custom Marine Corps gear as a sign of pride, tradition, and uniformity during Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 28, 2019. Equestfest allows people from around the wo…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 5 of 15]

    Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 5 of 15]

    Horses that are a part of the Mounted Color Guard ceremonies are equipped with custom Marine Corps gear as a sign of pride, tradition, and uniformity during Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 28, 2019. Equestfest allows people from around the wo…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 6 of 15]

    Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 6 of 15]

    Horses participating in the Mounted Color Guard ceremony are staged prior to Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 28, 2019. Equestfest allows people from around the world to meet the team and see first-hand the Corps values, traditions, and Esprit…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 7 of 15]

    Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 7 of 15]

    The Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard stand post during Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 29, 2019. Equestfest allows people from around the world to meet the team and see first-hand the Corps values, traditions, and Esprit De Corps, demonstrate…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 8 of 15]

    Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 8 of 15]

    Spectators gather around the Marine Corps section to meet and greet the Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard during Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 29, 2019. Equestfest allows people from around the world to meet the team and see first-hand the C…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 9 of 15]

    Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 9 of 15]

    Spectators gather around U.S Marine Corps Sgt. Emily Rowe and her horse during Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 29, 2019. Rowe is a stablewoman with the mounted Color Guard stationed in Marine Corps Base Barstow, California. Equestfest allows…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 10 of 15]

    Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard [Image 10 of 15]

    Spectators gather around U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Jordan Smith and his horse during Equestfest in Burbank, California, Dec. 29, 2019. Smith is a stableman with the mounted Color Guard stationed in Marine Corps Base Barstow, California. Equestfest allow…
    - 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 9:33pm -
  • Marine Minute: PFT Plank Requirements

    Marine Minute: PFT Plank Requirements

    Lance Cpl. Mellizza Bonjoc tells us about the new PFT plank requirements.
    - 27 days ago 30 Dec 19, 4:24pm -
  • Marine Minute
    I'm Sergeant Savannah Mosby with your Marine Minute. I know you just finished enjoying some of your favorite meals from the holidays, but you've got to start training for the PFT in 2020. Planks will now be integrated into the PFT standard. All M…
    - 27 days ago 30 Dec 19, 4:19pm -
  • Toys for Tots 15 Sec

    Toys for Tots 15 Sec

    Marine Toys for Tots is, through the gift of a new toy, helping bring the joy of Christmas and send a message of hope to America's less fortunate children this holiday season.
    - 34 days ago 23 Dec 19, 10:20pm -
  • Toys for Tots 30 Seconds

    Toys for Tots 30 Seconds

    Marine Toys for Tots is, through the gift of a new toy, helping bring the joy of Christmas and send a message of hope to America's less fortunate children this holiday season.
    - 34 days ago 23 Dec 19, 10:18pm -
  • Marine Minute
    Happy Holidays Marines, I'M CORPORAL NATHAN HALL WITH YOUR MARINE MINUTE.There's some good news for our veterans in 2020. A new policy is extending access to base commissaries, exchanges and morale welfare and recreation services to spe…
    - 34 days ago 23 Dec 19, 3:37pm -
  • Marine Minute
    I'M CORPORAL NATHAN HALL WITH YOUR MARINE MINUTE.MARINES WITH 3RD MARINE DIVISION AND SOLDIERS WITH THE JAPAN GROUND SELF-DEFENSE FORCE, PARTICIPATED IN FOREST LIGHT MIDDLE ARMY EXERCISE, FROM DECEMBER 1ST TO DECEMBER 13TH. FOREST LIGHT MI…
    - 37 days ago 20 Dec 19, 7:27pm -
  • Marine Minute
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    - 40 days ago 17 Dec 19, 6:51pm -
  • Marine Minute
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    - 45 days ago 12 Dec 19, 8:30pm -
  • Mission First, Marines Always: Back to Basics for Leaders

    Mission First, Marines Always: Back to Basics for Leaders

    The sword was passed for the 19th time as Sgt. Maj. Troy E. Black became the 19th Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps in late July.
    - 94 days ago 24 Oct 19, 7:36pm -
  • Always Improving: Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Symposium

    Always Improving: Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Symposium

    The Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Troy Black brought together the most senior enlisted Marines and Sailors from around the Corps to a symposium on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., Oct. 17 through 18. These top leaders currently serve a…
    - 96 days ago 22 Oct 19, 6:37pm -
  • Commandant of the Marine Corps Passage of Command
    The Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Robert B. Neller will conduct a Passage of Command to Gen. David H. Berger during a ceremony at Marine Barracks Washington, D.C., 9 a.m., July 11.
    - 11 Jul 19, 3:30pm -
  • Marine Week Charlotte Mural Unveiling Ceremony
    Marine artists will unveil a building mural they painted to commemorate Marine Week Charlotte.
    - 15 May 19, 1:43pm -
  • Marine Corps Trials Sitting Volleyball Finals
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    - 15 May 19, 1:43pm -
  • 43 Years Later, Retired Vietnam Vet Receives Navy Cross
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    - 3 Dec 18, 9:13pm -
  • PFT/CFT UPDATE
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    - 24 Sep 18, 6:24pm -
  • Marine Week 2018 kicks off in Charlotte

    Marine Week 2018 kicks off in Charlotte

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    - 6 Sep 18, 2:44am -
  • Marine Corps and Illinois response units train for chemical/biological emergencies
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    - 30 Jul 18, 8:48pm -
  • Navy Cross Awarded Posthumously Awarded

    Navy Cross Awarded Posthumously Awarded

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    - 23 Jul 18, 10:17pm -
  • Congressional Gold Medal presented posthumously to Montford Point Marine family

    Congressional Gold Medal presented posthumously to Montford Point Marine family

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    - 5 Jun 18, 7:28pm -
  • F-35B visits CENTCOM as it prepares to enter theater

    F-35B visits CENTCOM as it prepares to enter theater

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    - 6 Apr 18, 4:20am -
  • The 3rd LAR’s 15th Reunion
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    - 20 Mar 18, 5:47pm -

Youtube - US Marines

One in a Million
Sgt. Anthony Amenyedor, an electrician, with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force - Crisis Response - Africa 20.1, @USMCFEA, shares his story, whilst on a mission, of his return to his home country, Ghana.
- 4 days ago 22 Jan 20, 5:00pm -
EOD Technicians
Marines with 7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, participate in a demolition training range on Camp Pendleton, California to learn the basic skills of an EOD technician.(U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Drake Nickels)
- 5 days ago 21 Jan 20, 5:00pm -
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Today, we honor Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy of truth, righteousness, and freedom because, as he said, “the time is always right to do what is right.”
- 6 days ago 20 Jan 20, 3:04pm -
Amphibious Combat Vehicle
Marines with Amphibious Vehicle Test Branch, Marine Corps Tactical Systems Support Activity, operate new Amphibious Combat Vehicles along the beach aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California. The ACV is a modernized platform that provides in…
- 14 days ago 12 Jan 20, 5:00pm -
Environmental Consciousness
Protecting the environment is about more than environmental stewardship. It protects Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton’s training areas to support our warfighters.(U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Anthony Alvarez)
- 15 days ago 11 Jan 20, 5:00pm -
School Circle!
Before your Friday liberty starts, the Sergeants Major of the Marine Corps have a little advice for you.(U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Tara Bray)
- 16 days ago 10 Jan 20, 5:00pm -
Martial Arts Instructor’s Course
Marines assigned to Headquarters Marine Corps participate in Martial Arts Instructor course at Joint Base Myer–Henderson Hall, Arlington, Virginia. Once the Marines graduated, they earned their tan tab and the title of Martial Arts Instructor.…
- 19 days ago 8 Jan 20, 1:00am -
The Pride of the Pacific
The final installment of the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit's (MEU) journey as a force in readiness, completing their 2019 deployment as part of the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group. The @11thMEU completed operations and exercises in the U.S. Indo-Pacifi…
- 21 days ago 5 Jan 20, 5:00pm -
Fire Support Exercise II
Marines with 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, conduct Fire Support Coordination Exercise II (FSCEX II) with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 367 at Pohakuloa Training Area, Hawaii. FSCEX II is a training exercise that involves Marines from…
- 22 days ago 4 Jan 20, 5:00pm -
Marine Minute: PFT Plank Requirements
There are new changes coming to the PFT.(Video by Marines Magazine)
- 23 days ago 4 Jan 20, 1:00am -
Reinforcing the Baghdad Embassy Compound
U.S. Marines with 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, assigned to the Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC) 19.2, reinforce the Baghdad Embassy Compound in Iraq, Jan. 2, 2020. The SPMAGTF-CR-CC is a quic…
- 23 days ago 3 Jan 20, 6:06pm -
SPMAGTF 19.2 Crisis Response Mission
U.S. Marines assigned to Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAFTF-CR-CC) 19.2, prepare to deploy from Kuwait in support of a crisis response mission, Dec. 31, 2019. The SPMAGTF-CR-CC is designed to move wi…
- 26 days ago 31 Dec 19, 9:32pm -