A Training Readiness Mission at the Al Sahra Air Base

05/21/2010
A key element of the transition in Iraq is training Iraqis for the missions they will need to fulfill in providing for internal security and self defense.  This slide show focuses upon USAF and Iraqi training to build up Iraqi AF capabilities. [slidepress gallery='a-training-readiness-mission-at-the-al-sahra-air-base'] Credit: Joint Combat Camera Center Iraq,…

US Army and Afghan Forces Conduct a Joint Patrol

05/21/2010
This slide shows gives us a sense of the US Army working with the Afghan forces in shaping a common security capability. [slidepress gallery='us-army-and-afghan-forces-conduct-a-joint-patrol'] Credit : Joint Combat Camera Afghanistan, Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, March 18th, 2010 Location: The first photo shows an Afghan speaking with an Afghan National…

Foreign Languages In Tomorrow’s French Aerospace Landscape

05/12/2010
A French Student Prospect By Amélie Spire as@sldinfo.com IP Traffic Internet Going Out From New York (Credit: http://vector1media.com) In today's global world, speaking several foreign languages represent a major asset for the aeronautical and spatial engineer. As international networks expand, companies require a high level of fluency in foreign languages,…

The Gulf Oil Crisis and the USCG: Where are the Resources?

05/10/2010
The Need To Refill [caption id="attachment_8271" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="U.S. Air Force Master. Sgt Paul Tatar, a C-130 Hercules aircraft aerial spray aircraft maintainers, from the 910th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Youngstown-Warren Air Reserve Station, Ohio, refill a C-130 with oil-dispersing chemicals on the runway of the Stennis International Airport, Miss,…

Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Builds Causeway in Afghanistan

05/06/2010
This slideshow highlights the role of Naval engineers in supporting ground operations in Afghanistan. [slidepress gallery='naval-mobile-construction-battalion-builds-causeway-in-afghanistan'] Credit: US Navy, Forward Operating Base Payne, Afghanistan, March 15th, 2010 In the first photo, Petty Officer 3rd Class Richard Gaines, equipment operator, dumps clay from a Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement dump to form…