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Parsons Team Ready to Protect US Air Force Air Bases – PRNewswire

CENTREVILLE, Va., Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – Parsons Corporation (NYSE: PSN) announced today that it would lead an industry team of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), SAIC (NYSE: SAIC), and SRC, Inc., in pursuit of a 10-year, $953 million effort with the U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa to design, mature, procure, integrate, operate, and maintain [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

US Army chief teases new Arctic strategy

The “situation” is changing in the Arctic, he said, “and there’s more freedom of movement. We certainly want to make sure we protect our interests there and what we are doing in the Army and, certainly, as we look at Alaska, which sits in a very prominent place in the Arctic, we want to have [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

Veteran Paul LePage discusses service with US Army, Army Reserve

Raised outside of Jefferson City, Paul LePage grew up working on his parents’ farm, which he continued to do following his graduation from high school in 1948. His agricultural activities came to a pause a few years later when he received a letter from Uncle Sam advising him that he had been selected to serve [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

Minn. Guard’s Highest Ranking Woman Tapped for US Army Cyber Center

U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Johanna Clyborne of the Minnesota National Guard has been chosen as the deputy commanding general at the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence. Clyborne, who is 48 and in 2019 became the Minnesota National Guard’s first female two-star general, will maintain her duties as the assistant adjutant general in the Minnesota [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

USCG: Man rescued from raft off Key West coast without food or water

KEY WEST, Fla., – The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued a 41-year-old man who was drifting aboard a makeshift raft off the coast of Key West near Fort Zachary Taylor Saturday afternoon. According to USCG, the man had no food, water or radio on the raft. USCG Station Key West says they spotted the [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

Man on makeshift raft among two people rescued near Key West

A 41-year-old man spotted floating off the coast of Key West on a makeshift raft Saturday was rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard. He had no food, water or radio, a Coast Guard spokesman said, and his raft appears to have been made out of wood pallets and a hand truck. Article source: https://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/florida/fl-ne-key-west-man-rescued-coast-guard-20210124-2u6jc5wwffh2fpeodhaphmrb2m-story.html

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

U.S. Coast Guard searches for plane that went down off Florida coast

U.S. Coast Guard searches for plane that went down off Florida coast Crews were searching for the plane from the air and the water. It was a search and rescue mission. BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – A search was underway Sunday night for a small plane that reportedly crashed into the water off the coast of [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

‘Good-looking Marines’: Video misrepresents Biden at inauguration

The longer, original video — which shows the same camera angle — also shows the arrival of Biden, his wife, Jill Biden, Vice President-elect Kamala D. Harris (D-Calif.) and her husband, Doug Emhoff, at the Capitol the morning of Jan. 20. As for Biden saying “salute the Marines” as he passed through servicemen that flanked [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

How the Air Force is making Marine recon better

In the not too distant future, on a dark night in the middle of the South Pacific, a small team of reconnaissance Marines, accompanied by a handful of special forces airmen, drop from 10,000 feet on a small atoll held by the enemy. A firefight quickly starts. The Marines focus their fire on the enemy, [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

Marine-Naval integration continues: US Marines return from USNS Burlington deployment

FORT STORY, Va. — A team of U.S. Marines completed a three-month deployment at sea serving as an embarked security team aboard the Spearhead-class USNS Burlington (T-EPF 10) and returned to Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, Virginia, December 28. The ten-Marine team, who were selected from Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force – Southern Command [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in News | Read More »

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