Post Profile

American Hero’s Remains are Home: Pilot Defended Trapped Troops in Iraq

Rest in peace, Major Troy Gilbert: Although they were low on fuel, Gilbert, whose call sign was “Trojan,” and his wingman headed toward the fight. Flying in at low altitude, Gilbert used his Gatling gun to strafe the enemy forces, destroying one of their trucks and forcing others to flee. On his second low-altitude pass, […]
read more


Related Posts

Iraq Militants Brag: We’ve Got Robotic Weapons, Too

Industries / Military : Danger Room

U.S. forces used a combination of spy drones and bomb-handling robots to help beat back Iraq’s insurgents. Now, those militants have a warning for those American troops still remaining in Iraq: we’ve got robots, too. In a slick, new...

Will Iraq's Budget Battle Affect US Troops?

Military / US Military : Today in the Military

Budget battles are the latest roadblock delaying a decision by Baghdad on how many U.S. troops it might request stay in Iraq, although a top government official predicts the American military will remain as a training force beyond a...

US drones over Baghdad as Iraq battles for Tikrit

Industries / Military : Defence Talk

The US military has started flying armed drones over Baghdad to defend American troops and diplomats as Iraqi forces took their fight against Sunni insurgents to the strategic militant-held city of Tikrit. Iraq’s top Shiite cleric u...

Remains of F-16 Pilot Return Home After 10 Years

Military / US Military : Air Force News

The remains of F-16 pilot Maj. Troy Gilbert, who died Nov. 27, 2006 returned home this week, the Air Force announced Wednesday.

Pentagon Hopes It Didn't Start a New War

News : The Daily Beast

American troops are already fighting in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Syria. Now U.S. ships are attacking targets in Yemen. Does that mean were headed for yet another undeclared war?


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC