The exercise put the ships through several structured events to collect data and train Sailors against a known adversary. The ships then tested their offensive prowess by tracking and prosecuting the submarine in a “freeplay” […]
The safe-for-flight operations certification (SFFOC) is the final step for VFA-147’s transition from the F/A-18E Super Hornet to the F-35C Lightning II. This process ensures a squadron is manned with qualified…
The future USS Lyndon B. Johnson (DDG 1002) was launched Dec. 9 at General Dynamics-Bath Iron Works shipyard. Zumwalt-class destroyers feature a state-of-the-art electric propulsion system, wave-piercing tumblehome hull, stealth design and are equipped with the […]
Depuis plusieurs décennies, l’Escadron d'hélicoptères 1/67 « Pyrénées » assure une alerte permanente pour la SAR (Search And Rescue) dans la région Sud-Ouest, au profit des aéronefs en détresse, civils et militaires, et des bateaux sur une […]
For several years, U.S. Navy aircraft carriers have conducted dual carrier strike group operations in the Western Pacific, including the waters surrounding the Korean Peninsula, Sea of Japan, South China Sea, East China Sea and […]
Discours prononcé devant le monument aux morts français de Berlin devant la Julius Leber Kaserne (ancien Quartier Napoléon) par le général de brigade Nicolas Richoux, attaché de Défense près l'ambassade de France en RFA.
Keen Sword is a biennial exercise in a series of joint/bilateral field training exercises since 1980 designed to increase combat readiness and interoperability of U.S. force and the Japan Self-Defense Force (SDF).
The annual aviation CMC/SEL symposium hosted 130 Command Master Chiefs and Senior Enlisted Leaders from aviation commands around the globe, and for the first time included their spouses. Fifty-five spouses attended the symposium, receiving briefings…
A U.S. EP-3 aircraft flying in international airspace over the Black Sea was intercepted by a Russian SU-27. This interaction was determined to be unsafe due to the SU-27 conducting a high speed pass directly […]