AH-64E Apache Helicopter

05/08/2013
05/08/2013: The 1st Battalion, 229th Attack Reconnaissance Squadron of the 16th Combat Aviation Brigade at Joint Base Lewis-McChord unveils their AH-64E Apache helicopter. The "Echo" model of the Apache is an upgrade from the "Delta" model with more power, and better lift. JBLM will have twenty-four AH-64E Apache's by late…

Marines Practice Counter Ambush Maneuver

04/02/2013
04/02/2013: U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, conduct small arms tactics with the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force as part of Exercise Iron Fist 2013, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif. Jan. 24, 2013. During Iron Fist 2013, the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit and Western…

USMC Conducts Training Exchange with JGSDF, Part 2

03/30/2013
03/30/2013: U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, conduct live-fire training with the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force as part of Exercise Iron Fist 2013, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif. Jan. 24, 2013.  During Iron Fist 2013, the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit and Western Army…

USMC Conducts Training Exchange with JGSDF, Part 1

03/27/2013
03/27/2013: U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, conduct live-fire training with the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force as part of Exercise Iron Fist 2013, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif. Jan. 24, 2013. Credit Video:13th Marine Expeditionary Unit:1/24/13

It is Not All High Tech: Army Aviation Unit Prepares After Afghan Snow Storm

03/22/2013
03/22/2013: One of the essential facts of life in Afghanistan, is not only is a long way away, but the weather is as tough as it gets.  In this slideshow, a US Army aviation unit prepares the field for operations after an Afghan snowstorm. Snow flies off the rotor blades…

Kulluk Arctic Drilling Rig Assistance (2)

01/14/2013
01/14/2013: Footage of the US Army's two Chinooks that are assigned to the "Sugar Bears" B Company, 1st Battalion, 52nd Aviation Regiment, Fort Wainwright, AK, that assisted the Royal Dutch Shell's Kulluk Arctic drilling rig by hulling gear to the rig. Credit:Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Public Affairs:1/7/13  For our interview with…

Kulluk Arctic Drilling Rig Assistance (1)

01/12/2013
01/12/2013: Footage of the US Army's two Chinooks that are assigned to the "Sugar Bears" B Company, 1st Battalion, 52nd Aviation Regiment, Fort Wainwright, AK, that assisted the Royal Dutch Shell's Kulluk Arctic drilling rig by hulling gear to the rig. Kulluk Arctic Drilling Rig Assistance (1) from SldInfo.com on…

Saweyan Shield

01/08/2013
1/8/2013: Soldiers assigned to Baker and Crusader Companies, 1st Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division alongside Kuwaiti Soldiers assigned to 15th Mubarak Brigade, teamed up to conduct the live fire exercise, Saweyan Shield. Saweyan is the Arabic word for together. The exercise culminated the…