Florida Guardsmen Air Assault into History

Story by TSgt William Buchanan on 06/05/2016 Just two months after becoming the first FANG Airmen to graduate from the Army's Air Assault Course, five 290 JCSS members incorporated their new skill set into their training exercise at Fleming Key, Florida. The mission allowed the 290 JCSS to demonstrate the
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Desert Storm: Chiefs reflect

Story by Amn Chester Mientkiewicz on 01/19/2016 MOUNTAIN HOME AIR FORCE BASE, Idaho -- On Jan. 16, 1991, a coalition of aircraft led the largest air campaign since World War II. More than 60,830 airmen deployed in support of what began as Desert Shield and ended as Desert Storm. For
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US Army Reserve chief of staff honored in military/civilian retirement ceremony

Story by MAJ Angela Wallace on 01/19/2016 TAMPA, Fla. In a retirement ceremony held Jan. 16, 2016, co-hosted by the U.S. Army Reserve and the University of South Florida, Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Talley, Chief of the Army Reserve and commander of U.S. Army Reserve Command, recognized Maj. Gen. Luis Visot
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2nd CEB sharpens their close-combat skills

Story by LCpl Damarko Bones on 01/19/2016 CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. With every round sent down range, the Marines of 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion sharpened their skills as they completed close-range firing during a Combat Marksmanship Program qualification, Jan. 13. The CMP qualification is an integral part of the battalion's effort
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No longer on Guard: ANG pilot, former Marine retired, but hardly tired

Story by MSgt Chris Botzum on 01/19/2016 HORSHAM, Pa. - Lounging has hardly been the way of life for now- retired Lt. Col. Scott Hreso since hanging up his flight suit for the last time one year ago this month at the 111th Attack Wing here. For the former Marine,
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Army Pacific's Brooks continues goodwill tour in Malaysia

By Master Sgt. Mark St. Clair 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Malaysian army welcomed Gen. Vincent K. Brooks Jan. 18, 2016, for his fourth visit since taking command of U.S. Army Pacific in July 2013. Lauding Malaysia's contributions to security in South East Asia, Brooks said,
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