Category Archives: Training

Air Force Turns to Supersonic Mercenaries

BOOM TIME 01.20.15 Air Force Turns to Supersonic Mercenaries The ‘smallest Air Force in history’ is dealing with more missions than ever. So the flyboys are calling in the military contractors to operate their jets. The U.S. Air Force fleet … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Awarded Afghan Training and Mentoring Contracts

DynCorp International Awarded Afghan Training and Mentoring Contracts Cumulative Potential Value of up to $100.7 Million January 08, 2015 08:39 AM Eastern Standard Time MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DynCorp International (DI) has been awarded two contracts from the U.S. Army Contracting Command … Continue reading

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Former US firm Blackwater to train Ukrainian military for street fighting — source

Former US firm Blackwater to train Ukrainian military for street fighting — source World December 30, 18:38 UTC+3 The month-long program includes training in marksmanship, operations by assault groups in urban conditions, close combat and combat and logistics support for … Continue reading

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Inside the Occupation of Haiti

Weekend Edition December 26-28, 2014 Reconstitution of Tontons Macoutes and Their Fusion With MINUSTAH Inside the Occupation of Haiti by DADY CHERY The peaceful territory of Haiti, which has the lowest crime rate in the Caribbean, is occupied by more … Continue reading

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Armed guards lack training and oversight — with deadly consequences

Armed guards lack training and oversight — with deadly consequences See show times » By Scott Zamost and Drew Griffin, CNN Investigations December 10, 2014 — Updated 1331 GMT (2131 HKT) Do security guards endanger public safety? STORY HIGHLIGHTS There … Continue reading

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3 Firms Compete To Provide UK Helo Training

3 Firms Compete To Provide UK Helo Training Nov. 26, 2014 – 02:53PM   | By ANDREW CHUTER   |   Comments  An Army reservist undergoes underslung load training with a Squirrel helicopter. Three bidders are vying to provide the UK new training … Continue reading

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Military Training Dilemma: To Outsource or Not?

Military Training Dilemma: To Outsource or Not?  December 2014  By Sandra Erwin CAE offered the government of Brunei a deal it could not refuse: To build a state-of-the-art training center the Southeast Asian nation could make available to its armed … Continue reading

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US Military Contractor Responsible For Operation Storm Now Working in Ukraine

US Military Contractor Responsible For Operation Storm Now Working in Ukraine Nato Secretary General, U.S. General Bantz John Craddock briefs the media after a meeting with German Defense Minister Franz Josef Jung at the Defense Ministry in Berlin (File) © … Continue reading

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Somaliland: “OPU Tender Process unto International Standards” says Tender Board

Somaliland: “OPU Tender Process unto International Standards” says Tender Board Wednesday, 01 October 2014 00:22 As National Tender Board chairman Abdilahi Hasan says 4R Security failed to satisfy the tendering process while castigating alleged NTB corrupt practices made by the … Continue reading

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Engility Wins $60 Million Contract to Support USAID Training and Staff Development Worldwide

Engility Wins $60 Million Contract to Support USAID Training and Staff Development Worldwide By Business Wire June 9, 2014  07:31 AM EDT Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL), today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary IRG has been awarded a $60 million single-award … Continue reading

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