Oct. 30, 2021
USS Billings Returns Home After U.S. 4th Fleet Deployment
MAYPORT, Fla. —
MAYPORT, Fla. - The Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Billings (LCS 15) returned to Mayport, Fla. Oct. 30, following its successful maiden deployment to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations.
Oct. 29, 2021
Travis Airmen train while delivering humanitarian aid to Dominican Republic
An aircrew of 13 Airmen assigned to the 22nd Airlift Squadron and 60th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron from Travis Air Force Base, California, delivered more than 56,000 pounds of humanitarian cargo to the Dominican Republic, as part of the Denton Program, Oct. 28, 2021.
Austin Emphasizes Importance of Working With Partners in Central, South America
U.S. Southern Command's work is vital to American security, American interests and American values. When there's instability or a crisis nearby, it can echo here at home, the secretary of defense said.
Oct. 28, 2021
USS Sioux City Interdicts Over $20 Million Worth of Cocaine
CARIBBEAN SEA —
CARIBBEAN SEA - The Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), with embarked U.S. Coast Guard Tactical Law Enforcement Detachment 102, interdicted over $20 million worth of cocaine in the Caribbean Sea, Sept. 19-20, 2021.
Oct. 27, 2021
U.S. and Dominican Republic Conduct Bilateral Maritime Interdiction Exercise
MAYPORT, Fla. —
MAYPORT, Fla. - The Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Billings (LCS 15) and the Dominican Republic Navy conducted a bilateral maritime interdiction exercise off the coast of Santo Domingo, Oct. 24, 2021.
Oct. 22, 2021
State Partnership Program: Argentine Ambassador to the U.S. visits Georgia National Guard
MARIETTA, Georgia —
Jorge Martín Arturo Argüello, the Argentine ambassador to the U.S., visited the Marietta-based 4th Civil Support Team, 201st Regional Support Group, Georgia Army National Guard headquarters at Clay National Guard Center Oct. 19.
Oct. 21, 2021
USAAAD, DPAA join forces, conduct live hoist rescue training
Members of Joint Task Force Bravo’s U.S. Army Air Ambulance Detachment (USAAAD), 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment conducted live hoist and Skedco hoist training, Oct. 11, 2021 in Santiago, Panama.
Oct. 20, 2021
JTF-B volunteers construct house for local family
Thirty-four service members assigned to Joint Task Force Bravo (JTF-B), Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, embarked on a weekend volunteer mission to build a stable home for a local family.
Oct. 13, 2021
Peru leads multinational force in amphibious landing during UNITAS LXII
SALINAS, Peru —
Naval forces from eight countries participated in a multinational amphibious landing during the amphibious phase of exercise UNITAS LXII, Oct. 2. UNITAS is designed to train forces in joint maritime operations and to increase interoperability and capability between participating naval and marine forces. This exercise develops and sustains relationships that improve the capacity of maritime partners to achieve common objectives...
Oct. 12, 2021
IAAFA participates in AFA Air, Space and Cyber Conference
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas – A team of instructors and leaders from the Inter-American Air Forces Academy joined hundreds of Airmen and Guardians at the 2021 Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Maryland, Sept. 20-22.