Tag: U.S. Space Force

Military February 07, 2020

Task & Purpose: Marine veteran who died after battle with brain cancer celebrated with Honor Walk in Dallas; The US took out the head of Al Qaeda’s ‘most lethal branch’ in Yemen; A powerful new Air Force video pays tribute to Brig. Gen. Charles McGee and the Tuskegee Airmen; The MISSION Act was supposed to speed up health care for vets. In Georgia, the wait keeps growing; The Army is now letting soldiers choose their assignments, and leaders say it’s going smoothly; This video of 6 A-10 Warthogs dropping flares over the Persian Gulf is absolutely glorious and more ->
Military.com: 6 Great Military Movies Starring WWII Veteran Kirk Douglas; SEAL Boss to Depart After 2 Years; Officials Say No Indication He Was Forced Out; Senators Worry VA’s Long Wait Times Will Continue Despite Mission Act; Army Lt. Col. Who Testified Against Trump Likely Out at White House ad more ->
DOD: Esper Discusses 2 Years of National Defense Strategy Efforts; Space Force Making Measured Efforts in Absorbing New Personnel; On-The-Record, Off-Camera Press Conference on U.S. Space Force and more ->

Military January 25, 2020

Task & Purpose: Airman dies while deployed to Antarctica, leaving behind wife and 2 children; ‘This is a tragedy for our entire team’ — Alaska airman killed in armed confrontation with police; Aircrew in stable condition after US Navy helicopter goes down in Philippine Sea; Americans trust soldiers more than judges, police, and the president, poll finds; Two Army Ranger medics saved lives by taking fresh blood from uninjured soldiers in the middle of a firefight; Navy reportedly investigating secret PornHub videos taken of sailors in a bathroom and more ->
Military.com: Man Accused of Stealing from American Legion Hit with New Charges; Kirtland Airman Facing Court-Martial in Fatal Crash; Veterans Group: Lawsuit Prompts Pentagon to Reopen Database; 75 Years: Survivors, Dignitaries to Mark Auschwitz Liberation; Men Reenact an Oft-Overlooked War that Remade the US, Mexico and the Border; The Case for Pulling US Troops Out of Africa; How to Defeat a Drone Attack: Raytheon Shows Off New Tech in Tabletop Exercise and more ->
DOD: Addressing China Threats Requires Unity of U.S., World Effort, Esper Says; New SEAC to Serve as Chairman’s Eyes and Ears to Joint Force; DOD Agency Offers ‘milDrive’ Desktop-Integrated Cloud Computing and more ->