The Navy's newest maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft, the P—8A Poseidon, has achieved initial operational capability (IOC) after the first two P—8A Poseidons departed for deployment Nov. 29.
Sailors and Marines aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) hosted the Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert, his wife Mrs. Darleen Greenert and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Mike Stevens for a Thanksgiving visit Nov. 28.
The Eighth Army Band will perform a holiday concert at the Seoul Performing Arts Center, South Korea's top concert venue, Dec. 1, 2013.
Warnings from defense officials and some experts are mounting and becoming more dire: The nation's military is being hobbled by budget cuts. "You'd better hope we never have a war again," Rep. Howard 'Buck' McKeon, R-Calif., said of the decline in readiness.
The U.S. Navy's forward—deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) hosted key regional military leaders during George Washington Carrier Strike Group's participation in Annual Exercise (AnnualEx) 13, Nov 27—28.
While others gather together to celebrate Thanksgiving, deployed troops and their families try to connect from a world away using new technology like Skype or Facebook or old-fashioned phone calls.
Twenty-two National Guard Soldiers from 13 states competed for nine open slots, Nov. 20, 2013, at Fort Benning, Ga., to participate in the competition next spring.
An Armywide dental program that gives Soldiers an exam, cleaning and restorative care in one fell swoop benefits Soldiers and their units, dental clinics and the Army.
It may seem hard to fathom, but there are many who claim to have earned medals to which they are not entitled. Others say they've served in combat but never have.
Members of the Fort Sam Houston and surrounding communities gathered together Nov. 16 in honor of National American Indian Heritage Month during the 14th annual "Honoring of the Veterans Pow Wow" at the Fort Sam Houston Teen and Youth Center.