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  • News You Can Use on Upcoming Tax Season March 2, 2021
    Lena Burns from the Chief of Naval Personnel’s office discusses resources available to you as you prepare for tax season. Video by Petty Officer 1st Class Tyler Preston Source: U.S. Navy
    Steve Taylor
  • Find Your Purpose March 2, 2021
    U.S. Army Soldier discusses ways to find your purpose. #USArmy | #MondayMotivation About U.S. Army: The Army Mission – our purpose – remains constant: To deploy, fight and win our nation’s wars by providing ready, prompt and sustained land dominance by Army…
    Steve Taylor
  • Secretary of Defense Discusses COVID-19 Vaccinations March 2, 2021
    Secretary of Defense, Lloyd J. Austin III, delivers #COVID19 vaccine information to ensure that you have the information you need to make the best decision for you and your family. #USArmy | #COVIDVaccine About U.S. Army: The Army Mission – our purpose…
    Steve Taylor
  • Black History Month 2021 February 28, 2021
    As Black History Month comes to a close, learn more about the impact Black Sailors have had in the U.S. Navy and the history they continue to make every day. Representation, Identity, Diversity. Source: U.S. Navy
    Steve Taylor
  • Past Lessons Remembered Aboard USS Princeton (CG 59) February 28, 2021
    PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 17, 2020) Sailors aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Princeton conduct a general quarters drill that simulates the causalities that occurred on Feb. 18, 1991, in the Arabian Gulf following impact with two floating mines during Operation Desert Storm. Princeton…
    Steve Taylor
  • JRTC Rotation Enhances Deployment Readiness February 28, 2021
    The U.S. Army 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, puts their unit readiness to the test during their Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) rotation on Fort Polk, La. The rotation serves to enhance the brigade and their supporting unit’s deployment readiness.…
    Steve Taylor
  • CJADC-2: Combined Joint All Domain Command & Control February 27, 2021
    The Air Force is leading efforts to create a data driven method called combined joint all domain command and control, or CJADC2. It’s a DoD concept that will connect data-centric information from all branches of service, partners, and allies, into an internet…
    Steve Taylor
  • Around the Air Force: Disparity Review, CSAF Visits Kessel Run, & VR Suicide Prevention Training February 27, 2021
    Today’s look Around the Air Force highlights an expansion of the Air Force’s racial disparity review, General Charles CQ Brown, Jr’s visit to Kessel Run to get a close-up look at software development and integration for the Air Force, and new virtual…
    Steve Taylor
  • A Legacy of Service February 27, 2021
    The Army Reserve is a people-first organization and as an Army Reserve command, we will continue to tackle the issues of diversity and equality. To do this, it has to start with a conversation. Capt. Randall Zeno and Capt. Damein Montgomery of…
    Steve Taylor
  • SR-71 Blackbird: America’s Old Spy Plane is still the World’s Fastest Jet February 27, 2021
    The SR-71 was developed as a black project from the Lockheed A-12 reconnaissance aircraft during the 1960s by Lockheed’s Skunk Works division. American aerospace engineer Clarence "Kelly" Johnson was responsible for many of the aircraft’s innovative concepts. The shape of the SR-71…
    Steve Taylor
  • USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Shares Explains Why He Got the COVID19 Vaccine February 26, 2021
    YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 3, 2021) Chief Machinery Repairman Fransisco Barrera, assigned to the Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), explains why he got the COVID-19 vaccine. Medical personnel and strategic forces were the first to receive the COVID-19…
    Steve Taylor
  • Marksmanship Pro Tips February 26, 2021
    It’s time for another throwback Thursday training tip with the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit. Over the years, the Home of Champions has teamed up with Jim Scoutten’s Shooting USA show on the Outdoor Channel to provide viewers with some Pro Tips on…
    Steve Taylor
  • Engineer Dive Detachment Conducts Training February 26, 2021
    U.S. Army Soldiers with the 74th Engineer Dive Detachment conducted an engagement at the Kuwait Naval Base, Kuwait, Feb. 10, 2021. During the engagement, the divers conducted recompression chamber operations, emergency casualty management, and underwater clearance/inspection of a drop zone for a…
    Steve Taylor
  • USS Ronald Reagan and Fleet Activities Yokosuka SinkCOVID February 25, 2021
    YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 24, 2021) Sailors assigned to the U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Sailors on Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY) join forces in the ship’s response to COVID-19 since November 2020. The response efforts…
    Steve Taylor
  • The Four Chaplains February 25, 2021
    Chaplain (Brig. Gen.) Bill Green, U.S. Army Deputy Chief of Chaplains, reflects on the significance of Four Chaplains Day as we celebrate, we pause, and we reflect on the actions of four chaplains and the sacrifice they made for their fellow Soldiers…
    Steve Taylor
  • Spartan Paratroopers Construct Ice Bridge February 25, 2021
    U.S. Army Paratroopers create a route across the Delta River at Donnelley Training Area, Alaska in preparation for Arctic Warrior 21. Paratroopers use ground-penetrating radar and an ice auger to confirm the ice thickness and make an initial path using a 16-ton…
    Steve Taylor
  • Breaking News: 6 Dead As Philippine Air Force Huey Uh-1h Helicopter Crashes In Bukidnon February 25, 2021
    At least 6 Dead As Philippine Air Force Huey Uh-1h Helicopter Crashes In Bukidnon Philippine Air Force UH-1H Huey of the 205th Tactical Helicopter Wing on a HADR mission to an isolated mountainous region to airlift relief items to the victims of…
    Steve Taylor
  • Black History Month Message from CNO, ADM Mike Gilday and the USNA Brigade Commander February 24, 2021
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (Feb. 20, 2021) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Mike Gilday and Midshipman 1st Class Sydney Barber deliver a Black History Month message at the U.S. Naval Academy. (U.S. Navy video by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Raymond D. Diaz…
    Steve Taylor
  • Tale of Two Flags February 24, 2021
    Experience one of our Nation’s most iconic moments, the flag-raising atop Mount Suribachi, as described by the Marines who captured it during the Battle of Iwo Jima 76-years-ago. Source: Marines
    Steve Taylor
  • Honoring Henry O. Flipper February 24, 2021
    In 1877, Henry O. Flipper became both the U.S. Military Academy’s first African-American graduate and the first African-American to be commissioned in the U.S. Army, or any other branch of the U.S. military. Flipper went on to become the first African-American officer…
    Steve Taylor