Tag: SpaceX

Military March 16, 2020

Military.com: Effort to Award Congressional Gold Medal to World War II Rangers Moves Ahead; US Navy Ship on Italy’s Waters Plays Italian National Anthem Amid Coronavirus Crisis; SpaceX Halts Launch of Internet Satellite After Issue with Engine Power Is Detected and more ->
Task & Purpose: Remember the Marine unit that lost two rifles? Their commander and sergeant major just got fired; This is the Space Force’s first offensive weapon; US airstrikes against five Kata’ib Hezbollah targets were meant to deter further rocket attacks. They didn’t and more ->
DOD: Sláinte! Celebrating the Irish Brigade’s Contributions to America and more ->




Military January 07, 2020

Military.com: Pilot from Tucson Among Those Killed in Kenya Attack; As Violence Soars, Time Runs Out for Afghan Interpreters; SpaceX Launches 60 More Satellites, Trying to Tone Them Down and more ->
Task & Purpose: Behold the largest F-35 elephant walk we’ve ever seen; Why going AWOL to avoid fighting against Iran is a terrible idea; Feds say former sergeant posed as a Marine officer to help a friend bring guns into Haiti; A disgraced ex-Marine faked his way past presidential security checkpoints at a Florida airport and more ->
DOD: Esper: U.S. Continues to Deploy, Reposition Troops in Middle East and more ->
The Angry Staff Officer, Kera Rolsen B-52 Electronic Warfare Officer USAF: The Case Against Starbuck: Why Talent is Not Enough



Military December 03, 2019

Military.com: Marines Can ‘Like’ Political Facebook Pages But Not ‘Share’ Them, New Guidance Says; Design Approved for Gulf War Memorial on National Mall; Navy Changes Tour Lengths for 50,000 Sailors and Boosts Reenlistment Bonuses; SpaceX to Launch Falcon 9 Rocket from Cape Canaveral and more ->
Task & Purpose: Fort Bragg soldier saves shop owner’s life with a power tool cord tourniquet; SEAL and Marine Raider accused of murdering Green Beret to go on trial next year; Sean Spicer is now on the board of the Naval Academy; A Marine allegedly smuggled guns into Haiti so he could train the military and become president; Welcome to ‘The Barracks,’ the new Georgia jail unit just for military veterans; America’s military generals should retire from becoming America’s TV talking heads and more ->
DOD: Milley Will Use Defense Strategy to Chart Way Ahead for Joint Force; Conducting Cultural Diplomacy: It’s a Music Thing and more ->
The Angry Staff Officer: Finding Space – Chapter Eleven