Tag: Lightning Forge

25th ID’s Lightning Forge exercise begins July 15

25th ID’s Lightning Forge exercise begins July 15

| July 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

The 25th Infantry Division will conduct a large-scale training exercise called Lightning Forge 18, July 15-30, on the island of Oahu. Lightning Forge is an annual home-station training event that builds combat readiness in America’s Pacific Division.

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Lightning Forge engages global partners

Lightning Forge engages global partners

| October 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

As 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division began their second week of home station training during Lightning Forge 18-01, foreign visitors from across the Pacific came to Oahu to observe how the 196th Infantry Brigade and Joint Pacific Multinational Readiness Capability (JPMRC) can build readiness and interoperability for their respective national militaries.

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Tropic Lightning Forge(s) on to completion

Tropic Lightning Forge(s) on to completion

| October 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

The 25th Infantry Division’s annual Lighting Forge exercise is winding down and is nearing its scheduled Oct. 29 end.

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Preparation underway for 2017 Lightning Forge training exercise

Preparation underway for 2017 Lightning Forge training exercise

| October 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

From Oct. 21-29, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division Soldiers will deploy to various ranges across Oahu to engage in a decisive action training environment through an interactive and dynamic scenario developed by Joint Pacific Multinational Readiness Capability (JPMRC). During this period, 3rd IBCT will encounter multiple problem sets to include enemy opposition forces, a beleaguered host nation security force, interagency and multinational partnership, a civilian populace that broadly ranges from supportive of U.S. intervention to insurgency, and an emerging cyber threat.

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‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 3rd Brigade Combat Team, “Broncos,” 25th Infantry Division, began a successful year as companies assigned to 2nd Battalion, 27th Inf. Regiment, “Wolfhounds,” loaded up a U.S. Army logistics support vessel for an exercise at the Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA), on the island of Hawaii, in January.

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Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the Soldiers and families of 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, 2016 can best be described as transformative – filled with intense and rigorous training, historic new partnerships and unrelenting family support.

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Tropic Lightning Division takes a look at year

Tropic Lightning Division takes a look at year

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

This was an exciting year for the 25th Infantry Division as we fostered positive relationships with our allies, enhanced our capabilities, and provided Soldiers the best training in the Army.

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25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Throughout 2016, the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade impressively embodied its motto, “We Fly for the Troops,” by providing unique functional aviation support and expertise to the 25th Infantry Division, its partner nations and joint counterparts.

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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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Lightning Forge 17 tests Warrior Brigades abilities

Lightning Forge 17 tests Warrior Brigades abilities

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

During Lightning Forge 17, units from 2nd Brigade Combat Team (2BCT) field-tested their equipment and tactics by participating in a home station culminating training event that prepares Soldiers, their unit and their families for future deployments and combat readiness.

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