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March 17, 2017 - Senior military officers from nations throughout the Indo-Asia-Pacific region gathered here this week for the first Pacific Air Forces-hosted F-35 Symposium to discuss the future of the joint strike fighter’s operations in the Pacific.

March 13, 2017 - Ebola and malaria aren't diseases that doctors working here in the hometown of the Baseball Hall of Fame normally expect to deal with.

March 2, 2017 - President Donald J. Trump today promised to rebuild the U.S. military and called for a 12-carrier Navy during a visit to the future USS Gerald R. Ford in Newport News, Virginia.

March 2, 2017 - President Donald J. Trump addressed Sailors from Pre-Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) and shipbuilders from Huntington Ingalls Newport News during a visit to the first-in-class aircraft carrier March 2. 

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Guardsmen to Test Space Capsule Recovery Systems

February 27, 2017 - Forty-five members of the New York Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing are heading to Hawaii, Feb. 27, to participate in a joint NASA and Defense Department mission to evaluate recovery techniques and gear that will be used to recover NASA's Orion spacecraft, the next generation of American space vehicle.

Defense Secretary Meets with Korean Leaders in Seoul

February 2, 2017 - Defense Secretary Jim Mattis met with South Korean acting President and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn and National Security Advisor Kim Kwan-jin today in Seoul to reaffirm the strength of the U.S.-South Korean alliance, Defense Department spokesperson Navy Cmdr. Gary Ross said in a readout of the meetings.

Chief of Naval Personnel Visits Sailors in Hawaii and San Diego

January 8, 2017 - This week, the Navy's top personnel officer is visiting Sailors in Hawaii and San Diego to discuss Sailor 2025 and some of the Navy's other personnel initiatives.

Navy HHG 2017 Webinars Scheduled to Make Moves Go Smoothly

January 3, 2017 - Naval Supply Systems Command Global Logistics Support (NAVSUP GLS) Household Goods (HHG) has scheduled a series of interactive, live webinars to assist Sailors and their families in facilitating military moves, beginning Jan. 10.

Statement by Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on Return of U.S. Navy UUV

December 20, 2016 - The People's Liberation Army-Navy vessel 510 returned a U.S. Navy Ocean Glider Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV) Dec. 19 to the United States, near the location where it had been unlawfully seized on Dec. 15. 

Consumer Advocate Urges Troops andFamilies to Protect Their Finances

December 2, 2016 - Holly Petraeus from the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau today discussed how service members and their families can help protect their finances.

Air Force Chief Discusses Changing Face of War

November 18, 2016 - New technologies, new tactics, new threats, limited budgets -- all these have combined to change the face of warfare in the 21st century, and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein is among the leaders sorting out just what that will mean.

Dunford Recognizes Strategic Command Troops With Joint Meritorious Unit Award

November 3, 2016 - A change of command is more about continuity than change, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said as Navy Adm. Cecil D. Haney transferred the flag of U.S. Strategic Command toAir Force Gen. John E. Hyten.

Transcom Releases Forward-Looking Strategy for Future Success

October 23, 2016 -  U.S. Transportation Command has released a new strategy designed to help the command navigate the uncertain future it faces, Transcom officials said.

Guard Members Support Civil Authorities as Matthew Batters Southeast Coast

October 8, 2016 - Florida National Guard members began aerial and ground search-and-rescue operations yesterday as Hurricane Matthew continued to move northward, pummeling the U.S. southeastern coast with heavy rains and wind.

Southcom Stages Disaster Relief Team at Grand Cayman Island

October 4, 2016 -  U.S. Southern Command today directed a team of about 100 military personnel and nine helicopters to Grand Cayman Island, where they will be staged and ready to support U.S. disaster relief operations in the Caribbean if requested by the U.

Obama Responds to Questions Posed by Service Members and Families

September 29, 2016 - Service members and their families at Fort Lee, Virginia, asked the commander in chief tough questions during a town hall meeting broadcast by CNN last night.

Department of Defense's Technological Superiority Depends on Out-Innovating Adversaries

September 16, 2016 - Future Defense Department technological superiority hinges on the department’s ability to out-innovate its adversaries, rethink how it sources technology and perhaps rethink its models for product delivery, the assistant secretary of defense for res

Veterans’ Cycling Team Raises Suicide Prevention Awareness

September 13, 2016 - “Who are we? Rescue 22!” the Puerto Rican veteran shouts to his team of cyclists as they gather around the recumbent and hand cyclists who are wheelchair-bound for group photos before beginning the Face of America charity ride.

Defense Secretary to Focus on Technology, Innovation in Upcoming Trip

September 8, 2016 - Defense Department officials announced today that Defense Secretary Ash Carter will travel to Northern California and Texas, Sept. 12-14, to continue advancing one of his top priorities: building and rebuilding bridges between the Pentagon and A

Louisiana National Guard Continues Flood Response Missions

August 24, 2016 -  The Louisiana National Guard continues to conduct flood response and recovery missions, while prepositioning vehicles and assets in potentially flood-affected areas as directed by Gov. John Bel Edwards since operations began Aug.

Air Force and Army Planning Efforts Lead to More Airdrop Missions

August 18, 2016 - An Air Force C-130 Hercules taxies to a large hangar where about 60 Army paratroopers wait to board. Each lugging about 100 pounds of gear, the soldiers quickly line up and load into the aircraft as its four idling engines blow hot gusts over the tarmac.

Face of Defense: Munitions Technician Understands Mission’s Importance

August 11, 2016 - In May 2010, airmen of all ranks were sitting on a plane, some anticipating what life would be like during their deployment to Afghanistan. Others, like then-Airman 1st Class Anthony Anderson, were thinking about how their job would affect the mission and

Department of Defense Virtual Fair Helps Answer Education Questions

August 2, 2016 - Registration is now open for the Defense Department's second Voluntary Education Virtual Education Fair, scheduled for Aug. 11 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. EDT, according to a Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support news release.

Top Enlisted Advisor Advocates Tough Fitness Training for Battlefield Readiness

July 21, 2016 - "Come on, sergeant major, let me see those cartwheels!" reverberated through the fitness center here during an early morning, intense workout session led by the senior noncommissioned officer in the U.S. military.
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