Explosion Aboard Vermillion 380 Platform

09/12/2010
The United States Coast Guard's rapid action in shaping containment strategy for explosion aboard Gulf Oil platform works effectively. The platform is located 80 miles sourth of Vermillion Bay in Louisiana. The offshore oil production facility, known as Vermillion Block 380, is in 340 feet of water. In contrast, the…

DART Teams At Work

09/08/2010
Credit: American Forces Network Afghanistan, Kandahar, Afghanistan, August 27th, 2010 Soldiers from 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 6th Battalion, D Company, stationed at Kandahar Air Field, conduct helicopter maintenance and get the helicopters back in the air and into the fight. Maintenance is a vital part of ensuring the reliability and…

“Destroyer Protects” Infantry Company

08/23/2010
"Destroyer Protects" shows Soldiers escorting and protecting U.S. advisers as they work with Iraqis to develop Iraq's only deep water port. A key mission in transition is for US forces to work with Iraqis to shape naval and air force capabilities to provide for Iraqi security. (https://www.sldinfo.com/?p=10054 and https://www.sldinfo.com/?p=10824) Credit:…