Tag: C-17 Globemaster III

Partnering for air lift

Partnering for air lift

| November 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Soldiers of Brigade Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division assist airmen from 535th Airlift Squadron load a cargo pallet onto a Boeing C-17 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, HI on Nov. 3

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Guard’s newest unit gets Black Hawk helicopters

Guard’s newest unit gets Black Hawk helicopters

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii Army National Guard’s newest unit has received three HH-60M Black Hawk helicopters.

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TF Raider boards C-17 for Lightning Forge

TF Raider boards C-17 for Lightning Forge

| October 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Elements of Task Force Raider from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, performed a rare boarding, here, of a C-17 Globemaster III to fly to the island of Hawaii, Oct. 24.

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DIVARTY conducts Table XVIII training

DIVARTY conducts Table XVIII training

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Soldiers with the 2nd Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Regiment, 25th Division Artillery, 25th Infantry Div., recently honed their skills by conducting a Table XVIII BN certification live-fire exercise at Pohakuloa Training Area.

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25th SB validates ‘water in a box’ airdrop capabilities

25th SB validates ‘water in a box’ airdrop capabilities

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sustainment Soldiers of the 25th Sustainment Brigade conducted a joint operation with the U.S. Air Force 647th Logistics Readiness Squadron/Combat Mobility Flight using C-17 aircraft to execute a container delivery system (CDS) supply aerial drop to 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Feb. 8, as part of the division’s Lightning Forge exercise.

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Traffic Report: February 5, 2016

Traffic Report: February 5, 2016

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Send Traffic Reports about detours, construction and noise to news@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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‘Never Broken’ trains, loads artillery with Air Force counterparts

‘Never Broken’ trains, loads artillery with Air Force counterparts

| December 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The training was uncommon for both the Army and Air Force as the M777 isn’t a piece of equipment normally brought down and loaded aboard a C-17.

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Joint training exercise validates unit for CRF

Joint training exercise validates unit for CRF

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from Company B, 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, were validated as a Contingency Response Force during a joint training exercise, here, with the 30th Aerial Port Squadron, 914th Airlift Wing Force Reserve out of Niagara Falls, New York, July 21.

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Realistic training demonstrates unit ability to rapidly deploy

Realistic training demonstrates unit ability to rapidly deploy

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The CRF mission is designed to rapidly deploy Soldiers within the Asia-Pacific’s area of responsibility to provide humanitarian assistance and/or combat operations.

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8th TSC troops demonstrate expeditionary capability, prepare for theater-wide HAST

8th TSC troops demonstrate expeditionary capability, prepare for theater-wide HAST

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

“At the most basic level, we’re all humans, and we want to be prepared and able to help other humans in distress.”

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