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EUCOM commander: U.S. armored brigade’s deployment to Poland ‘significant’

Posted January 13, 2017 by

The recent arrival in Poland of the U.S. Army, 4th Infantry Division’s 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team “marks a significant moment in European deterrence and defense," Army Gen. Curtis M. Scaparrotti, commander of U.S. European Command, said in a EUCOM news release.

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NATO aims to transform military capacity, official says

Posted January 18, 2017 by Jim Garamone

Throughout its history, NATO has always changed and adapted to new threats, new doctrines and new realities, the commander of the alliance’s Allied Command Transformation told reporters in Brussels Jan. 17.

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Mildenhall KC-135s support French operation

Posted February 24, 2016 by Capt. Lauren Ott

Air Force photograph by SrA. Erin Trower Airmen arrive at Istres-Le Tubé Air Base, France, in support of Operation Juniper Micron Feb. 21, 2016. Since 2013, the U.S has been supporting the French government in Operation Juniper Micron by providing air refueling and airlift support of French operations in Mali and North Africa. Three KC-135…

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NRL researchers recruit luminescent nanoparticles to image brain function

Posted November 18, 2015 by Daniel Parry

Research biologists, chemists and theoreticians at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, are on pace to develop the next generation of functional materials that could enable the mapping of the complex neural connections in the brain. The ultimate goal is to better understand how the billions of neurons in the brain communicate with one another during…

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Fort Irwin small business outreach attracts outpouring response

Posted May 18, 2018 by Diane House

Photograph by Maria T. Rodriguez Diane House briefs contract opportunities with the Army before a packed house of small and large industry representatives during an acquisition forecast open house May 1 in Barstow, California. Approximately 120 business representatives took part in the event. House is a small business specialist with the Mission and Installation Contracting…

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Australia F-35s leave in historic launch

Posted December 10, 2018 by Staff Sgt. Jensen Stidham

The Royal Australian Air Force launched two F-35A Lightning II’s Dec. 3, starting the multi-day journey to a historic arrival in Australia.

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Basic training might be lengthened, says Army secretary

Posted April 6, 2018 by David Vergun

The Army wants Soldiers who complete basic combat training and advanced individual training to be ready to deploy "on day one" once they reach their units, said Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark T. Esper.

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ISO 9001 certification approved for the AEDC Test Operations and Sustainment contractor

Posted June 24, 2017 by Raquel March

Personnel with the Arnold Engineering Development Complex Test Operations and Sustainment, or TOS, contractor at Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn., are credited with accomplishing ISO 9001 certification. The contractor, National Aerospace Solutions, LLC, was certified ISO 9001 compliant after an audit performed by independent registrar Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, or LRQA, May 16-18, 2017. The…

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U.S., Korean navies conduct exercise

Posted October 14, 2016 by

Navy photograph by PO3 Nathan Burke Petty Officer 3rd Class (NAC/AW) Robert Paden IV, from Titusville, Florida, and Petty Officer 3rd Class Curtis Kuchera (NAC/AW), from Baltimore, Md., are hoisted to an MH-60S Sea Hawk, assigned to the “Golden Falcons” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12, during search-and-rescue training. This training enables real-world proficiency…

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U.S. Navy accepts delivery of future USS Zumwalt

Posted May 20, 2016 by

The Navy accepted delivery of future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), the lead ship of the Navy's next-generation of multimission surface combatants, May 20.

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