The Air Force fired nine mid-grade officers at a nuclear missile base in Wyoming and disciplined 79 junior grade officers following an investigation into a cheating scandal on monthly proficiency tests. The commander of the 341st Missile Wing, Col. Robert Stanley, also resigned.
The E—2D Advanced Hawkeye officially became ready for tasking with Airborne Early Warning Squadron 125 (VAW—125) during a ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk Chambers Field, March 27.
In an effort to pinpoint the exact location Malaysian Air MH370 landed in the Indian Ocean, U.S. 7th Fleet is sending a second P—8 Poseidon Patrol aircraft to Perth, Australia to aid in the search efforts.
The Navy's top admiral spent time last weekend at the Navy's Arctic Ice Camp and embarked aboard the USS New Mexico (SSN 779) as it participated in Ice Exercise 2014 (ICEX) with USS Hampton (SSN 767) beneath the Arctic Ocean.
Secretary of the Army John McHugh swore in Brad R. Carson as the 31st Under Secretary of the Army and Chief Management Officer of the Army, during an informal ceremony amongst family, friends and colleagues at the Pentagon.
Sgt. Kristopher Ritterhouse was honored for rushing to aid Soldiers during a battle in Afghanistan, despite having just suffered a traumatic brain injury.
The Army and NATO are watching "very carefully" the troop deployments and the exercises they're doing in Russia, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno told members of Congress during a House Appropriations Committee, Defense subcommittee budget hearing, March 27, 2014.
The United States plans to join with other NATO nations in increasing ground and naval forces in Eastern Europe as part of the military alliance's response to Russia's incursion in Ukraine.
The U.S Navy began the active portion of the regularly—scheduled multinational exercise Noble Dina, along with Greece and Israel in the Mediterranean Sea, March 26.