Tag: Pohakuloa Training Area

Marine Corps World War II veterans visit Pohakuloa Training Area

Marine Corps World War II veterans visit Pohakuloa Training Area

| October 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Veterans of the 5th Marine Division visited Pohakuloa Training Area, Oct. 20, as part of the 68th annual reunion of the 5th Marine Division Association.

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Final phase of Big Island’s DKI Highway opens

Final phase of Big Island’s DKI Highway opens

| October 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

The final phase of reconstruction on the east side of Saddle Road, now known as the Daniel K. Inouye Highway, opened Saturday following a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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Pohakuloa Training Area gets new command sergeant major

Pohakuloa Training Area gets new command sergeant major

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

The new senior enlisted adviser at Pohakuloa Training Area is Command Sgt. Maj. Luis E. Ortiz.

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PTA allows brigade to train for whatever may come

PTA allows brigade to train for whatever may come

| September 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pohakuloa Training Area helps 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division to maintain its readiness to be deployable around the Pacific Rim and the world within 72 hours.

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PTA’s Public Works team builds wash table

PTA’s Public Works team builds wash table

| September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

PTA’s Public Works team (DPW) are building a wash table out of concrete, so Soldiers and Marines can hose off their field gear.

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Apache crews zero in on gunnery

Apache crews zero in on gunnery

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Gunnery, the pilot’s equivalent of weapons qualification, serves as one of the cornerstones of an Apache crew’s training.

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Cooperative Big Island firefighting contains brush fire

Cooperative Big Island firefighting contains brush fire

| July 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

PTA Firefighter Ash Crawford thinks that the cooperation between local, county and federal firefighters and emergency responders works really well.

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Ohio Air National Guard trains at Pohakuloa

Ohio Air National Guard trains at Pohakuloa

| July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Ohio Air National Guard Airmen traveled to the Island of Hawaii to participate in joint medical training, at Pohakuloa Training Area, for two weeks as part of their annual training requirements.

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Sustainers stand their ground at U’ila Pau

Sustainers stand their ground at U’ila Pau

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

In a remote part of the island of Hawai’i that is reminiscent of Afghanistan, the sounds of M2 .50 caliber machine gun fire and Soldiers yelling commands could be heard.

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‘Broncos’ take by air, sea for Lightning Kokua

‘Broncos’ take by air, sea for Lightning Kokua

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soldiers, vehicles and equipment of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, “Broncos,” 25th Infantry Division, are traveling by air and sea for preparation of Lightning Kokua this month taking place at Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA) on the Big Island of Hawaii.

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