Saturday, September 19, 2020

Topic: Marines

U.S. Marine Corps unit received its first set of new attack helicopters

The U.S. Marine COprs has announced that Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 773 received its first set of new attack helicopters earlier this year....

U.S. Marine Corps orders new thermal sights for its Amphibious Assault Vehicles

The U.S. Marine Corps has awarded the L-3 Communications Cincinnati Electronics Corporation a contract for M36E-T1 Thermal Sight Systems. The contract award from Marine Corps...

U.S. Marines newest helicopter completes sea trials

A new CH-53K King Stallion heavy-lift helicopter from Sikorsky has completed sea trials, according to a company news release. "364 landings and takeoffs, day and...

U.S. Marine Corps conducts rapid deployment drill in Japan

On August 20, the U.S. Marine Corps announced that 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade Marines conducted a Joint Humanitarian Assistance Survey Team rapid deployment drill...

U.S. Marine Corps replaces its legacy radar systems with G/ATOR

The U.S. Marine Corps is replacing its legacy ground weapons locating radar with a new AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar (G/ATOR) multi-role radar system. The details were...

Pentagon aims to start production of ground-launched cruise missiles

The U.S. Department of Defense is aiming to start producing a ground-launched system for holding and firing cruise missiles on mobile platforms,...

U.S. Marine Corps Blackjack completed its first flight in Australia

The RQ-21A Blackjack unmanned aerial system was launched for the first time in Australia at Bradshaw Field Training Area, Northern Territory on...

U.S. Marines train for rapid combined arms assault in Australia

U.S. Marines with Combined Anti-Armor Team, Ground Combat Element, Marine Rotational Force – Darwin, taken parts in a simulated fire mission utilizing heavy machine...

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Russian T-90 main battle tank accidentally ‘hit by missile’ during military drill

A Russian Army T-90A main battle tank accidentally 'hit by anti-tank missile' during a training exercise. The training incident was first reported by Topwar.ru. According to...

U.S. Special Forces spotted in Ukraine

A unit of the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command has been spotted inside Ukraine after photographs were posted online on Twitter. A two CV-22...

U.S. Army deploys long-range artillery systems to Alaska

The U.S. Army has moved its High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Alaska on September 12th, in support of Defender Pacific 2020. "‘Thunderbolts’ with the...

Russia aims to intimidate NATO with its Cold War-era bombers

Russian forces have this week conducted a series of military exercises involved Tu-160 and Tu-22M3 bombers. The Russian Defense Ministry said on September 17 that...

Pentagon deploys fighting vehicles to Syria after incident with Russian troops

The U.S. Department of Defense is deploying a small number of U.S. troops with M2A2 Bradley Fighting Vehicles to North-East Syria, according to U.S....