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U.S. Dept of Defense 43m
. Petty Officer 3rd Class Dion Sanders signals to a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter on the flight deck of in the Philippine Sea.
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Think that’s tough? Try planning your retirement without assistance. Luckily DOD offers help to understand the new System. Check it out. ➡️.
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The Joint Staff 4h
: As Cutter Bertholf deploys to the this week we salute all our Coast Guard Shipmates who continue to stand the watch & protect our national security interests alongside our Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen & Marines around the 🌎
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III MEF Marines 6h
Send it! Landing Support Co. helicopter support teams execute external lift training.
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U.S. Army 7h
Follow the leader UH-60M Blackhawk helicopters with conduct multi-ship aerial gunnery exercises at Novo Selo Training Area, U.S. Army photo by Spc. William Dickinson
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U.S. Indo-Pacific Command 11h
Approximately 400 Okinawa-based will partner with personnel to conduct the semiannual bilateral exercise Forest Light 19.2 in mid-February in the Aibano Maneuver Area.
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Charles E. Summers, Jr. 9h
Ellen Lord, the chief weapons buyer at , wanted to serve a purpose larger than herself. Meet her this week as she discusses her dream job as Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition & Sustainment. Tune in here each Tuesday for .
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It’s a tough job dealing with explosives on land and below the sea, so the training has to be tough as well. Check out what it takes to become a explosive ordnance diver.
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Honoring the fallen. Artist and Vietnam War veteran Michael Reagan uses his art to help Gold Star families through their grief.
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U.S. Dept of Defense 18h
The newest rotational forces arrived in Belgium in support of operation . Learn more:
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U.S. Army Jan 21
America's Oldest WWII Veteran laid to rest. Gen. John Murray hands an American Flag over to Volma Overton Jr., cousin of Richard A. Overton, in honor of Richard's years of service in the Army, Jan. 12, 2019. photo by Spc. Nicholas Vidro
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U.S. Dept of Defense Jan 21
A great view of Mt. Fuji in the winter! A C-130J Super Hercules flies over , Japan.
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U.S. Dept of Defense Jan 21
One mean aircraft! One of the pilots that flies the ’s F-35C tell us why it’s the baddest plane you’ll see on an aircraft carrier.
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US Southern Command Jan 21
Cmdr Adm. Craig Faller talks w/ troops at during his visit to Honduras. The task force, located at Soto Cano Air Base, supports training engagements, counterdrug missions & humanitarian/disaster relief efforts in .
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US Southern Command Jan 21
commander Adm. Craig Faller arrived in for the first stop of a week-long visit to to meet w/ leaders to discuss security cooperation. Faller will also visit & .
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U.S. Dept of Defense Jan 21
: Retired SEAL Britt Slabinski’s actions during the Battle of Takur Ghar, Afghanistan, earned him the . He says the honor really belongs to his fellow Americans who died that day. ➡️
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U.S. Dept of Defense Jan 21
in 1954, the and First Lady Mamie Eisenhower launched , the world’s first nuclear-powered submarine, in Groton, Conn. Learn more ⬇️
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U.S. Dept of Defense Jan 21
Today, we celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. as a national day of service, a chance to empower individuals, strengthen communities and bridge barriers. Let us know what you have planned to commemorate .
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Inherent Resolve Jan 20
. addressed troops in Baghdad, Iraq, thanking them for their service and answered questions while emphasizing the U.S. commitment to partner forces and regional stability. |
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U.S. Dept of Defense Jan 20
🎶Another one bites the dust! 🎶 military working dog handlers train to build trust and rapport with their furry partner 🐶 at , Okinawa.
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