Tag: 25th Combat Aviation Brigade

‘Get in, hit the objective and get out,’ says captain

‘Get in, hit the objective and get out,’ says captain

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The “Lightning Assault Series” is the first iteration of mission essential task list enhancing training events being conducted by the units. The training is intended to further refine the brigade’s ability to work together to support light infantry operations in the Pacific.

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Task Force Diamond Head returns from another successful Pacific Pathways rotation

Task Force Diamond Head returns from another successful Pacific Pathways rotation

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

This past summer, the 2nd Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, and several elements of 3rd Bn., 25th Avn. Regt. (both 25th Combat Avn. Brigade, 25th Infantry Division units), joined together to become Task Force Diamond Head for Pacific Pathways 16-02.

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Former Vietnam POW shares story in LPD

Former Vietnam POW shares story in LPD

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

“I lost the tail rotor, rounds went through the engine, the engine was knocked out, rounds to the fuel cell, the helicopter was on fire. … We were coming down spinning and burning out of the sky. … We hit nose low on the left side of the aircraft.”

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“In case of an emergency, stand up and exit the helicopter”

“In case of an emergency, stand up and exit the helicopter”

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Helocasting from a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter off the coast of Hawaii sounds like the perfect scene for a big screen action movie or military recruiting video.

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2-6th Cav. coordinates and fuels RIMPAC aviation assets

2-6th Cav. coordinates and fuels RIMPAC aviation assets

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Soldiers of 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, served as the headquarters of the Army Aviation Task Force for Rim of the Pacific, June 30-August 4th.

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25th CAB toy drive benefits Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children

25th CAB toy drive benefits Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children

| August 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Soldiers and families of the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, sponsored a toy drive in support of the Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women and Children in July.

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Military Sealift Command, USARPAC voyage through Pacific Pathways

Military Sealift Command, USARPAC voyage through Pacific Pathways

| July 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Despite continued conflicts in the Middle East and elsewhere, the U.S. remains committed to a refocus of strategic priorities to the Pacific region. While long-running conflicts and territorial disputes dominate regional issues in the Pacific, each military service continues to hone their maritime tactics, techniques and procedures in support of the rebalance to the Pacific region.

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USACE celebrates progress of new CAB barracks with partners

USACE celebrates progress of new CAB barracks with partners

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

A little over a year since a groundbreaking and site blessing, Wheeler Army Airfield’s newest barracks were celebrated with a topping-off ceremony, June 17, after their roofs had been set in place.

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E komo mai, Apaches

E komo mai, Apaches

| June 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 25th Combat Aviation Brigade added 24 advanced multi-role combat helicopters in the form of the AH-64D Apache to its arsenal this past April and celebrated the new capability here, June 9.

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Apaches arrive on Oahu

Apaches arrive on Oahu

| May 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Soldiers of 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, received their AH-64D Apache Longbow Attack Helicopters last week from National Guard units across the country.

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