Tag: improvised explosive device

84th Eng. delivers past IEDs, UXO

84th Eng. delivers past IEDs, UXO

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The range’s small village set-up simulated deployed environments to produce realistic conditions for the Soldiers,.

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209th ASB increases proficiency

209th ASB increases proficiency

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from the 209th Aviation Support Battalion, 25th Combat Avn. Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, conducted a training rotation, here, recently, that focused on honing Soldiers’ basic tasks and proficiencies while providing support to the CAB’s air gunnery mission and increasing the battalion’s readiness for the Contingency Response Force Task Force.

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25th CAB learns IED ‘basic bones’

25th CAB learns IED ‘basic bones’

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Soldiers went through training phases that consisted of learning what components are found in IEDs, how IEDs can be hidden in homes and how to defend against IEDs.

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82nd Engineers prepare for Afghanistan deployment

82nd Engineers prepare for Afghanistan deployment

| July 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dismounted Soldiers from the 82nd Engineer Support Company, 65th Eng. Battalion, 130th Eng. Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, slowly ascended the steep road in the scenic Makua Valley to search for improvised explosive devices as part of the company’s final training exercise, June 18-21, prior to its deployment to Afghanistan later this year.

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8th MPs certify 71st Chem for CBRN in partnership exercise

8th MPs certify 71st Chem for CBRN in partnership exercise

| May 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

A loud explosion suddenly disrupts a tranquil sunny morning at Schofield Barracks.

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Strykers prepare for the IED threat

Strykers prepare for the IED threat

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Soldiers of the 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, partnered with Counter-IED Fusion Cell Soldiers and instructors, here, March 20, to train on the latest in counter-improvised explosive device techniques, tactics and procedures (TTPs).

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18th MEDCOM supports Sri Lankan de-mining team

18th MEDCOM supports Sri Lankan de-mining team

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

The ultimate goal is to see the Sri Lanka army self-training, and when it has completed its job helping the Sri Lankan people, it can go around the world to help others.

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‘Wolfpack’ uses VRTC, preps to deploy

‘Wolfpack’ uses VRTC, preps to deploy

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

“You know, route clearance in Afghanistan is a lot like going to the moon.”

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USARPAC CG visits Laos

USARPAC CG visits Laos

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

U.S. military cooperation with Laos has grown increasingly stronger in recent years, with a focus on military education and training programs, de-mining and humanitarian assistance activities.

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Handheld scanners use technology to detect hidden threats, save lives

Handheld scanners use technology to detect hidden threats, save lives

| February 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

2nd SBCT gets hands-on detecters: the Gizmo and Minehound.

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