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Army Spcs. Alyssa Hobbs, left, and Breana Robinson, combat medics at William Beaumont Army Medical Center’s Inpatient Surgical Unit, apply a tourniquet to a simulated casualty during tactical combat casualty care training at the Medical Simulation Training Center at Fort Bliss, Texas, Nov.16, 2017. The Defense Department and Food and Drug Administration jointly launched a program, Jan.18, 2018, to expedite developing and delivering new medical products to the warfighter. DoD photo by Marcy Sanchez

DoD, FDA Partner to Develop Medical Products for Warfighters

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January 17, 2018
WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2018 — The Defense Department and Food and Drug Administration launched a joint pilot program to prioritize efficiently developing safe and effective medical...

Fitzgerald, McCain commanders face criminal charges in deadly crashes

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January 17, 2018
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Below is a statement released January 16 by U.S. Navy Chief of Information (Acting), Capt.
Joshua Marcuse, executive director of the Defense Innovation Board, speaks to participants in a Defense Department-wide Innovative Corps boot camp in Washington, Jan. 12, 2018. Forty people from across the four military services took part in the weeklong course, in which they applied new ways of thinking to problem solving. DoD photo by Lisa Ferdinando

Thinkers Strategize in DoD’s Innovation Corps Boot Camp

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January 16, 2018
WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2018 — Forty innovative thinkers from the four military services gathered here last week for a class where they tested out new methods to solve problems in...
Official U.S. Navy file photo of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) transits the Strait of Magellan.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levingston Lewis/Released)

USS Wasp arrives in Sasebo to join forward deployed Naval Forces

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January 16, 2018
SASEBO, Japan (NNS) -- Amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) arrived to Sasebo, Japan on Jan. 14, completing a 28,400-mile journey from Norfolk, Va. that began in late August.

Mattis highlights diplomatic solution for North Korean situation

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January 17, 2018
WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2018 — Defense Secretary James N. Mattis has highlighted the efforts aimed at strengthening diplomatic avenues for a secure, prosperous and denuclearized...
Capt. Frederick Rath, left, and 1st Lt. Aaron Macy, both 36th Airlift Squadron C-130J Super Hercules pilots, set up a drop zone marker prior to the start of a bundle drop training scenario at the Combined Armed Training Center, Camp Fuji, Japan, Jan. 10, 2018. Both pilots go out to the training area prior to the start of the scenario to check the wind speeds to ensure it is safe to drop the bundles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

CMS, AS complete drop training

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January 13, 2018
Yokota Air Base, Japan -- The sun begins to set in the distance and reddish-orange color consumes Mt. Fuji as four C-130J Super Hercules soar through the skies during golden hour...