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Air Force unveils new mission statement > US Air Force > Article Display

ARLINGTON, Va. (AFNS) — The Air Force released its new mission statement: To fly, fight, and win…airpower anytime, anywhere. This change emphasizes the primary competitive advantage and capabilities airpower provides to the nation and joint operations. The ability to fight and win with airpower is key to facing emerging competitors and near-peer adversaries, according to [...]

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The infinite game: How the US Army plans to operate in great power competition

“As you know the Army is sized, equipped and trained for combat operations, and other missions are handled mostly as ancillary, with the exception of some units like the [Security Force Assistance Brigades],” Thomas Spoehr, of the Heritage Foundation’s Center for National Defense, told Defense News in an email. “Most of the Army’s thinking has [...]

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US Army says it needs to ‘regain dominance’ in the Arctic, but it’s still figuring out what it needs to do it

The US Army is the latest service to release an Arctic strategy. The Army’s goal is to train and equip units to operate in and around the Arctic. See more stories on Insider’s business page. As military activity increases in the Arctic, the US Army is putting renewed emphasis on the region, particularly Alaska, seeking [...]

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Italian woman dedicated career to US Army | Article | The United States Army

Former budget officer Stefania Villanova, Resource Management office, U.S. Army Garrison Italy, retired Dec. 31 after more than 34 years of service. She began her U.S. Army career as a host nation professional in November 1986. Her focus and competence, along with an unmatched commitment to excellence, left a lasting mark on all the military [...]

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U.S. Coast Guard Cmdr. Jason M. Biggar honorably retired during ceremony at U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, New Jersey

Photo By Petty Officer 2nd Class Shannon Kearney | U.S. Coast Guard Cmdr. Jason M. Biggar, head of the facilities engineering department…… read more read more Photo By Petty Officer 2nd Class Shannon Kearney | U.S. Coast Guard Cmdr. Jason M. Biggar, head of the facilities engineering department at U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape [...]

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US Coast Guard Expands its Reach in Pacific With Navy Partnership

Image courtesy USN By The Maritime Executive 04-07-2021 05:10:27 The U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Navy have launched a joint mission in the Western and Central Pacific to combat illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing (IUU fishing) and boost regional security.  The Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Tulsa and an embarked Coast Guard law enforcement detachment [...]

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U.S. Coast Guard searching for boater in Savannah River – WSAV

SAVANNAH, Ga. (STACKER) – Stacker collected information on the highest-paying jobs in Savannah, using data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs are ranked by average annual salary with information up to date as of May 2019. In Savannah, the annual mean wage is $45,600 or 14.8% lower than the national mean of $53,490, while the [...]

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The Marine Corps Is About to Reinvent Itself—Drastically

The U.S. Marine Corps is on the verge of its most comprehensive makeover in 100 years. The makeover will see the Marines organize into smaller units, supported by uncrewed ships and aircraft, precision strike weapons, and small amphibious landing ships. The goal to build a force capable of seizing China’s bases in the South China [...]

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Nearly 40% of Marines have declined Covid-19 vaccine

By Oren Liebermann, Ellie Kaufman and Devan Cole, CNN Updated 7:30 AM ET, Sat April 10, 2021 Article source: https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/09/politics/marines-coronavirus-vaccines/index.html

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Nearly 40% of Marines decline COVID-19 vaccine, prompting some Democrats to urge Biden to set mandate for military

U.S. Marines who have been offered the COVID-19 vaccine have declined it, according to the Pentagon.  Of the 123,500 Marines who have had access to the vaccine, 75,500 Marines are either fully vaccinated or have received one dose, and about 48,000 have declined it, Communication Strategy and Operations Officer Capt. Andrew Woods told USA TODAY. “We fully understand [...]

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