Task Force Talon Mission


We pride ourselves on being a well-trained and disciplined organization that

employs the best technology with the most competent professionals.  We are

ready to protect U.S. Homeland assets on Guam TONIGHT.  We are focused on

the mission, we take care of Soldiers and  their families, and ensure every

member of the organization is a respected and contributing member of the

Guam community.


Task Force Talon deters, and if deterrence fails, neutralizes TBM threats to

Guam in order to support USPACOM Regional Homeland Defense.

Joint-Combat Search and Rescue Exercise

Joint-Combat Search and Rescue Exercise

Task Force Talon Combatives at Andersen AFB

Task Force Talon Combatives at Andersen AFB

Task Force Talon Combat Search and Rescue Exercise

Task Force Talon Combat Search and Rescue Exercise


Tenant Unit News

  • 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 in an abandoned military building complex.Inside each helicopter, Airmen and Soldiers take deep final breaths attempting to calm their nerves. A crew chief turns his head then alerts everyone onboard

  • Det 2 members celebrate 50 years of space operations

    All military operations, from humanitarian to combat, now depend on space. Space operators at a deactivated World War II airstrip taxiway stand ready 24/7 to support these missions.The 21st Space Operations Squadron Detachment 2 members celebrated 50 years of space operations Sept. 17 at Andersen

  • 734th AMS opens new air freight terminal

    The 734th Air Mobility Squadron hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the grand opening of the new air freight terminal June 26, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.The new $35.6 million air freight terminal complex moved closer to the Air Mobility Command parking ramp and includes a

  • Airmen ensure connection to the sky

    When storm clouds roll in, wind speeds increase and rain begins to cover the flightline in a foggy haze, landing aircraft on a small island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean may seem a daunting task.The inclement weather, however, is not a problem for aviators with help from 36th Operations Support

  • HSC-25 Detachment 6 returns from deployment

    The Navy's Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25 (HSC-25) family welcomed home 40 members of its armed helicopter detachment May 11 here after a five-month deployment. The detachment departed Guam Dec. 8, and reported to Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan, for shore-based operations. There, they spent

  • USDA dogs sniff out snakes

    With the utilization of 17 active detector dog teams, 3,400 traps and toxicants, the U.S. Department of Agriculture captured approximately 8,300 brown tree snakes here on Guam last year.According to USDA research, the brown tree snake was accidentally introduced to Guam in the late 1940s or early

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