Tag: U.S. Navy

Laser weaponry is bringing sharp advantages

Laser weaponry is bringing sharp advantages

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Army and Navy are increasingly incorporating laser weapons on a limited number of platforms and training exercises, according to Matthew Ketner, branch chief of the High Energy Laser Controls and Integration Directorate at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division, Virginia.

Continue Reading

News Briefs: July 15, 2016

News Briefs: July 15, 2016

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Send your news items to news@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

Continue Reading

Pearl Harbor Day volunteers needed

Pearl Harbor Day volunteers needed

| November 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The joint National Park Service and U.S. Navy 74th Anniversary Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration will be held on Monday, Dec. 7, at 7:45 a.m. at Kilo Pier, here.

Continue Reading

599th partners and teamwork speed 25th ID equipment offload

599th partners and teamwork speed 25th ID equipment offload

| July 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Story and photos by Donna Klapakis 599th Transportation Brigade Public Affairs PEARL HARBOR — The 599th Transportation Brigade and its partners offloaded 25th Infantry Division cargo and equipment, here, July 9-12, from the USNS Fisher as it returned from the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, Louisiana. In addition to 599th headquarters personnel, the […]

Continue Reading

599th Transportation conducts port operations at Pearl Harbor

599th Transportation conducts port operations at Pearl Harbor

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 599th Transportation Brigade, stationed at Wheeler Army Airfield, conducted port operations on the USNS Pfc. Eugene A. Obregon, here, May 24-26.

Continue Reading

Services come together for joint 73rd anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

Services come together for joint 73rd anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

This year’s theme for the historic event focused on “Preserving the Memory,” ensuring that the memories of the attack on Oahu and World War II live on through each passing generation.

Continue Reading

Joint service sling load

Joint service sling load

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Soldiers assigned to Company B, 209th Aviation Support Battalion, 25th Combat Avn. Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, sling-load a Navy A-4E Skyhawk to a Marine CH-53 Sea Stallion.

Continue Reading

Army sustainment troops, divers, watercraft, support RIMPAC 2014

Army sustainment troops, divers, watercraft, support RIMPAC 2014

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 8th Theater Sustainment Command joined the 22 nations, 49 ships, six submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel participating in the world’s largest international exercise.

Continue Reading

LSV-2 lifts Marines

LSV-2 lifts Marines

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The flat-bottomed boat can carry up to 15 M1 Abrams main battle tanks or 82 standard containers — the equivalent of 17 loads on a C-17 Globemaster III cargo jet.

Continue Reading

AH-64E Apache Guardians deploy for RIMPAC

AH-64E Apache Guardians deploy for RIMPAC

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

“The overall goal is to show 25th CAB’s capabilities with all of the aircraft that are part of 25th CAB,” said Capt. Nathan Peper, commander, Company A, 1-25th Avn. Regt. “We are going to integrate our aircraft into everything we are trying to do in the Pacific area of responsibility.”

Continue Reading