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From Day One, as young certified-diver hopefuls test their mental and physical limits through challenging academics and grueling daily endurance requirements, it likely becomes clear to the students that the Navy Diving and Salvage Training Center is the wrong address for coddling.Military divers might find themselves engulfed in a murky abyss during a mission, laden with scuba gear in...

The First Sea Lord, Admiral Sir Phillip Jones KCB ADC visited the Fleet Intelligence Centre (FIC), HMS Collingwood recently to officially open the SHAMAN operator and maintainer training facilities.During the visit 1SL was introduced to approximately 20 key UK and US personnel, including representatives from both the military and Defence Industry associated with the SHAMAN project. He also had the...

The United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) is seeking to identify sources that are capable of providing training to familiarize trainees with United States Army Military Table of Organization and Equipment (MTOE) and Special Operations Joint Threat Warning System (JTWS) Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) equipment, within the USASOC directive for conducting geo-location operations in accordance with 3rd Special Forces...

Force Summer Camp the summer combat camp of the Taiwanese civil national defense education arrived at the range Tienshan of Army for activities of rifle ball firing and flight trainer simulators. The students learnt a lot by actually feeling the shocking power of ball firing and bearing the harsh biological load of pilots in the sky.The Air Force Summer...

Bell Boeing Joint Project Office, Amarillo, Texas, is being awarded $9,561,182 for modification P00010 to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N61340-12-C-0033) for the procurement of one MV-22 Tiltrotor Containerized Flight Training Device for the government of Japan under the Foreign Military Sales program.  Work will be performed in Chantilly, Va. (90 percent); Fort Worth, Texas (8 percent); and Philadelphia,...

Major General Paul M. Benenati, U.S. Army Reserve, commander (Troop Program Unit), U.S. Army Reserve Support Command, First U.S. Army; and deputy commander (Troop Program Unit), First U.S. Army, Rock Island, Ill., has been assigned as deputy chief of staff, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Eustis, Va.

The Department of the Navy, Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD), Orlando, FL, is soliciting proposals from contractor’s in Lot I of the Fielded Training Support Systems (FTSS III) Multiple Award Contract (MAC) to provide Submarine Contractor Maintenance Services (SubCMS) to support the maintenance of submarine trainers serving the Fleet and the Submarine Learning Center (SLC) in...

ProSol Associates LLC, Alexandria, Va., is being awarded a maximum ceiling $23,000,000 five-year, firm-fixed-priced, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, professional services contract to provide Communication Training Centers curriculum services in support of the Marine Corps Communication Electronic School. Services include course instruction for approximately 57 information technology software programs; associated certification testing conducted by test administrators; curricula development for new courses as needed...

Sailors planning to take college courses this fall using Tuition Assistance (TA) should submit their requests as soon as possible, so they may be reviewed and approved before classes start.According to Ernest D'Antonio, the Naval Education and Training Professional Development Technology Center's Voluntary Education (VOLED) program director, the number one reason for problems with TA requests is late applications."Summer...

On June 17, 2016, residents of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, and 15 Wing in particular, were treated to a sight not seen in the skies over Moose Jaw since the mid-1960s – a yellow-painted Harvard!Flown on its maiden voyage by 2 Canadian Flying Training School (2 CFFTS) commandant Lieutenant-Colonel David Smith, the commemorative CT-156 Harvard II 156120 touched down in...