Task Force Talon Combatives at Andersen AFB

Task Force Talon Combatives at Andersen AFB


U.S. and French Marines Train Together on Guam (social media version)

U.S. and French Marines Train Together on Guam (social media version)


U.S. Soldiers Keep Guam Safe with THAAD System

U.S. Soldiers Keep Guam Safe with THAAD System


LtGen Dickinson Guam THAAD visit

LtGen Dickinson Guam THAAD visit


U.S. Navy's Helicopter Squadron,

U.S. Navy's Helicopter Squadron, "Island Knights" Has Enduring Mission On Guam


Jungle Operations Training Course

Jungle Operations Training Course


Jungle Survival Training Course

Jungle Survival Training Course


36th Tenant Units News

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Lance Cpl. Cody L. Jowers, a rifleman with India Company, Battalion Landing Team, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, sets security during Military Operations in Urbanized Terrain (MOUT) training at Andersen South Air Force Base, Guam, August 30, 2017. Marines with BLT 3/5 train regularly in different environments to maintain their readiness as the Ground Combat Element of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. The 31st MEU partners with the Navy's Amphibious Squadron 11 to form the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group, providing a cohesive blue-green team capable of accomplishing a variety of missions across the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Amaia Unanue/Released) BLT Marines battle the ‘enemy’ and the elements in Guam
ANDERSEN SOUTH AIR FORCE BASE, Guam (August 31, 2017) – Beads of sweat slide down Marines’ faces, causing them to wipe the black, brown and green camouflage paint, leaving their skin streaked and spotted. They stand in lines, forming squads with rifles slung around their bodies, awaiting a brief for their next training opportunity.
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Default Air Force Logo Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25 Conducts Search and Rescue
ANDERSEN AIR BASE, Guam -- Sailors assigned to the Guam-based "Island Knights" of Helicopter Sea
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Default Air Force Logo Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25 Conducts Search and Rescue
ANDERSEN AIR BASE, Guam -- Sailors assigned to the Guam-based "Island Knights" of Helicopter Sea
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The Air Force Office of Special Investigations (AFOSI) needs your help in identifying and reporting fraudulent activities.  (U.S. Air Force courtesy graphic) AFOSI Agent outlines ways to recognize and report fraud
The Air Force Office of Special Investigations (AFOSI) needs your help in identifying and reporting
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A U.S. Airman from the 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron descends from a U.S. Navy MH-60 Seahawk, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron Two-Five, during a combat search and rescue training exercise June 5, 2017, at Andersen South, Guam. Service members from Task Force Talon, HSC-25, and the 36th Wing joined together to practice survival, evasion, resistance and escape procedures, emergency evacuation techniques and quick reaction force training. This is the first time these units participated in a combat search and rescue exercise together on Guam.(U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gerald R. Willis)
U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army and U.S. Navy conduct joint combat search and rescue exercise on Guam
U.S. Service members completed a joint combat search and rescue exercise to practice survival,
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U.S. Air National Guard Staff Sgt. Melquiadez Racho, a patrol team lead with the 407th Expeditionary Security forces Squadron, uses his radio to check in with the base defense operations center May 13, 2017, in Southwest Asia. During patrols, security forces defenders perform safety and welfare checks across base and check base fencelines and perimeters for anomalies. Racho is a traditional guardsman deployed from the 254th Security Forces Squadron at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. When not on Air Force orders, Racho serves as a police instructor with the Department of Defense on Guam. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Alexander W. Riedel) Island Defenders: Guam Guardsmen Protect Expeditionary Base, Coalition Mission
Security forces members deployed to Southwest Asia from Guam Air National Guard's 254th Security Forces Squadron are there to secure access points to the installation and patrol perimeter fence lines and facilities of the 407th Air Expeditionary Group.
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Airmen with the 734th Air Mobility Squadron and 44th Aerial Port Squadron participate in Port Dawg memorial to commemorate fallen air transportation specialists May 19, 2017, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.  Aerial porters, commonly referred to as Port Dawgs, are responsible for military logistics related to aerial ports and come from multiple units on Andersen AFB to include the 734th AMS, 36th Contingency Response Group and 36th Mission Readiness Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Alexa Ann Henderson) Airmen remember fallen teammates in Port Dawg ceremony
Airmen with the 734th Air Mobility Squadron and 44th Aerial Port Squadron participated in Port Dawg
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U.S. Army Lt. Col. Jeff Slown, Task Force Talon commander, relinquishes command to U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Sean A. Gainy, commander of the 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command, during a change of command ceremony May 17, 2017, at Andersen Air Force Base. Task Force Talon is responsible for the U.S. Army’s first forward deployed Terminal High Altitude Area Defense battery. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gerald R. Willis) Task Force Talon Change of Command
U.S. Army Lt. Col. Jeff Slown, Task Force Talon commander, relinquishes command to U.S. Army Brig.
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Default Air Force Logo The history of Guam and the U.S. Marines
“Some people wonder all their lives if they’ve made a difference. Marines don’t have that problem.” – Ronald Reagan
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An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Island Knights of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 condusts a training flight June 16, 2016, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. HSC-25 maintains a 24-hour search and rescue and medical evacuation alert posture, directly supporting the U.S. Coast Guard, Sector Guam and Joint Region Marianas. HSC-25 ensures maritime peace and security in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Richard Ebensberger) Island Knights Aid in Rescue off Coast of Guam
The "Island Knights" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 assisted during their first rescue
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U.S. Army Sgt. Sania Leuelu, squad leader for 1st Squad, 1st Platoon, Alpha Company, 4th Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, treks through high brush during a squad live-fire exercise Nov. 18, 2016, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The exercise assesses a squad’s ability to navigate, communicate and apply tactical and infantrymen skills to seize a bunker. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jacob Skovo) Soldiers hone their craft, conduct live-fire exercise

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The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia rests in port at Apra Harbor, Nov. 22, 2016, at Naval Base Guam. The crew of the Sequoia participated in Operation Christmas Drop 2016 by delivering tools, toys, food and water to islands throughout the Pacific. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jacob Skovo) U.S. Coast Guard brings holiday cheer by sea

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Eva Hake wears a pendant memorializing her late son, Senior Airman Jeremy Jutba-Hake, 36th Airlift Squadron instructor loadmaster, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Dec. 6, 2016. The pendant was a gift given to her on behalf of his fellow Airmen from his squadron commander after Jutba-Hake passed away during Operation Christmas Drop 2015. On day two of OCD 2016, Jutba-Hake’s colleagues, friends and family gathered for a remembrance ceremony before beginning the day’s mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker/Released) Operation Christmas Drop crews remember an Airman
ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam. -- Service members from the United States, Australia and Japan air
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From left to right, Lt. Walter McGann, Naval Aircrewman First Class Johnathan Hampton, Naval Corpsman Third Class Jacob Tittle, (not pictured) AWS2 Ryan Duran-fujii and Lt. William B. Thornley, Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron Two-Five search and rescue crew members stand in front of a MH-60S Seahawk  at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The team recently won the 2015 Naval Helicopter Association Aircrew of the Year award for their heroic efforts during a search and rescue mission resulting in fives lives being saved. (Courtesy photo) HSC-25 Search and Rescue team braves the jungle; saves five lives during typhoon
As heavy rain poured and damaging winds blew, five men received an unexpected call for what would
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Airman 1st Class Adria Brown, 734th Air Mobility Squadron aircraft services technician, verifies incoming cargo Sept. 7, 2016, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The 734th AMS, a tenant unit from Air Mobility Command, supports the 36th Wing’s mission of projecting airpower by transporting essential material to and from Andersen AFB or for humanitarian response. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jacob Skovo)
Sustaining mobility: 734th AMS ensures high velocity transport

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Airmen watch as an MH-60 Seahawk takes off during a jungle training course June 15, 2016, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Conducted by the U.S. Army 25th Infantry Division's Lightning Academy Jungle Operations Training Center from Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, and supported by 736th Security Forces Squadron Commando Warrior cadre, students prepared a simulated patient for medical evacuation. During the course, they also learned survival skills, including land navigation and evasion techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Smoot) Through the thick of it: Airmen, Soldiers tackle joint jungle training
Veiled in darkness, two MH-60 Seahawks cut through the humid night air heading toward a landing zone
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Jayson Stillabower, Honeywell Technical Services Inc. system engineer, repositions a 60-foot antenna using a remote control Sept. 15, 2015, at Northwest Field on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The antenna is part of a large array of equipment used by the 21st Space Operations Squadron Detachment 2 here. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released) Det 2 members celebrate 50 years of space operations
All military operations, from humanitarian to combat, now depend on space. Space operators at a
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Marines hand out water to the residents of Saipan Joint military response makes a difference in Saipan recovery
Over the last week, a joint military team including Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, Airmen and
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Col. Casey Eaton, 515th Air Mobility Operations commander, cuts the ribbon during the opening of the new air freight terminal June 26, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.  The new facility offers more working and storage space to enhance capabilities for the Pacific theater. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Arielle Vasquez/Released) 734th AMS opens new air freight terminal
The 734th Air Mobility Squadron hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the grand opening of
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Lt. Col. Jefferey Slown, Task Force Talon commander, speaks to Soldiers and Airmen after a 3-mile esprit de corps run June 12, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.  The event was held in honor of the Army’s 240th Birthday. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released) Task Force Talon celebrates Army's 240th birthday
Soldiers from Task Force Talon participated in an esprit de corps run June 12 at Andersen Air Force
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