Strategic bombers conduct low approaches over joint base

Pacific Air Forces Public Affairs Two B-52 Stratofortress strategic bombers from Barksdale Air Force Base, La. and two B-2 Spirit strategic bombers from Whiteman Air Force base, Mo. flew non-stop from their respective home stations to training ranges within the vicinity of Hawaii and conducted range training operations and low approach training flights at Joint […]

SECDEF, defenseministers discuss rebalance atASEAN forum

Staff Sgt. Chris Hubenthal Defense Media Activity – Hawaii News Bureau U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel hosted the 2014 Association of Southeast Asian Nations Defense Forum held in Hawaii from April 1 to April 3 as part of a 10-day long trip across the Asia-Pacific region where Hagel spoke with ASEAN defense ministers. It […]

Theodore F. Roosevelt joins shipmates aboard USS Utah

Story and photos by MC2 Tiarra Fulgham Navy Public Affairs Support Element West, Detachment Hawaii The ashes of Pearl Harbor survivor Quartermaster 2nd Class Theodore Franklin Roosevelt were interred at the USS Utah Memorial on Ford Island, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during a ceremony held in his honor March 20. Roosevelt, a distant relative of […]

Largest Sentry Aloha exercise in history kicks off at JBPHH

Tech. Sgt. Terri Paden 15th Wing Public Affairs The flightline at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam was abuzz with activity March 6 as the first sorties of Sentry Aloha were launched, signaling the official start of the aerial combat exercise. Sentry Aloha has been an ongoing series of exercises over the past three decades, but this […]

HMCS Protecteur returns after recovery at sea

After Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Protecteur suffered an engine fire that left the ship dead in the water, the U.S. Navy provided support and assistance, using USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112), USS Chosin (CG 65), fleet ocean tug USNS Sioux (T-ATF-175) and Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 37 (HSM 37). Protecteur was towed into Joint […]