Iranian navy ship accidentally strikes support vessel during training exercise, killing 1 and injuring 15

REUTERS/Fars News/Hamed Jafarnejad An Iranian navy ship accidentally fired a missile at a support vessel during a training exercise in the Gulf of Oman, killing one and inju.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 11th, 2020

People quarantined at a US military base are petitioning the CDC after a woman who tested positive for the coronavirus was accidentally released from hospital isolation

Associated Press Wuhan evacuees drafted a petition calling for improvements to quara.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 13th, 2020

Mass Injuries After Botched Army Paratrooper Night Jump Involving Hundreds

Mass Injuries After Botched Army Paratrooper Night Jump Involving Hundreds A large military parachute training exercise went horribl.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 3rd, 2019

China May Have Accidentally Revealed New Supersonic Cruise Missile In Now-Deleted Footage

China May Have Accidentally Revealed New Supersonic Cruise Missile In Now-Deleted Footage A now-deleted video clip published by China's military on Wedensday cont.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 29th, 2019

Video shows Russian-made Venezuelan aircraft "aggressively shadowing" American plane, according to military

Screenshot via US Southern Comm.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 21st, 2019

U.S. Military Replaces Soldiers With Robots in First-of-Its Kind Training Exercise

The battlefield may never be the same again after humans followed remote-controlled military vehicles into battle......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 9th, 2018

Japan"s military activated its first marine unit since World War II — here"s how they"re training to recapture an island from enemy invaders

Issei Kato/Reuters Japanese Self-Defense Forces, Japan's unified military command, activated its first marine component since World War II and conducted a training exercise on Friday. Dubbed the Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade, or ARDB, the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 7th, 2018

Crazy video shows Special Ops training team tossing stealthy boats out of a C-17 cargo jet — and then jumping out themselves

Screenshot via YouTube The Pentagon has released footage of Special Warfare Combat-craft Crewmen (SWCC) jumping out of a C-17 Globemaster III heavy transportation aircraft.  The video sh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 29th, 2018

U.S. Bows to Seoul"s Request to Scrap Military Exercise

A training exercise involving U.S. B-52 bombers and South Korean planes was scrapped this week after Seoul expressed concerns that it could generate tensions before President Donald Trump’s summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 18th, 2018

A US Navy F-35C got seriously damaged while training in the first major mishap for the carrier-based fighter

REUTERS/Mike Blake A US Navy F-35 Lightning II was seriously damaged Tuesday during a mid-air refueling exercise involving an F/A-18F Super Hornet over the Atlantic Ocean. Both aircraft landed safely, but the F-35 suffered.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2018

NATO Exercise Sends Warning to Russia, Message to Members

A force of NATO warships, aircraft and marines stormed a beach in Norway to practice repelling an invader, part of the bloc’s largest military exercises since the Cold War......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 31st, 2018

Why military trauma specialists are integrated into OHSU medical teams

Five U.S. Army medical personnel were quietly integrated into emergency care teams at OHSU Hospital in September. OHSU held a celebration on Tuesday of the Army Military Civilian Trauma Team Training program. The only other participating hospital .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 22nd, 2019

Watch Russian Fighter Jet Intercept US Spy Plane Over Baltic Sea

Following reports about a tense standoff between Russian bombers and Canadian military aircraft in the Canadian Air Identification Zone last week, RT has published video of a similar encounter between US and Russian fighter aircraft that too.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 29th, 2019

Iran released a video of one of its subs launching a cruise missile for the first time

(Rahbar Emamdadi/Mehr News Agency via AP) Iranian media said Sunday that the country launched a cruise missile from a submarine for the first time. The launch came during an annual military exercise in the Strait of Hormuz. TEHRAN, Iran (AP) &m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 25th, 2019

The Air Force"s brand-new F-15EX fighter jet is about to have its first major exercise

The F-15EX will do operational tests during Northern Edge 21, an exercise involving about 15,000 service members, Navy ships, and some 240 aircraft. The first F-15EX is delive.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMay 2nd, 2021

Video from India shows a body falling out of a battered ambulance as the health system buckles under huge COVID-19 surge

Families awaiting news outside a hospital in Vidisha, central India, saw a COVID-19 victim's body drop onto the road in front of them. An image from the video, showing a shrouded body that fell from an ambulance in Vidisha, Indi.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 27th, 2021

The Marines are experimenting with a new "utility infielder" who can use all the Corps" weapons

Changes to the ground combat element are part of an effort reshape the Corps as it prepares for possible conflict with near-peers - mainly China. US Marines fire an M240B machine gun during a training exercise at Twentynine Palms in .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytApr 26th, 2021

Russian bombers launched cruise missiles during a surge in military exercises

This exercise was one of the ma.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 24th, 2021

US spy planes kept a close eye on China during live-fire military exercises

A US reconnaissance aircraft flew unusually close to a naval base on China's east coast on Tuesday, a Chinese think tank said. An Air .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 22nd, 2021

Video from India shows people dying on stretchers outside an overwhelmed hospital as COVID-19 cases surge

India reported the most ever number of daily cases of COVID-19 on Thursday. Hospitals have reported critical shortages of beds and oxygen. A woman pulls h.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 22nd, 2021