Category Archives: Training

Special forces veterans from around the world on their way to Chechnya

[Translate] Special forces veterans from around the world on their way to Chechnya November 28, 2016 Nikolai Litovkin, RBTH Foreign experts would like to become instructors for security and intelligence personnel from Russia-friendly states at a ‘tactical city’ in Chechnya. … Continue reading

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In Somalia, U.S. Escalates a Shadow War

[Translate] Africa In Somalia, U.S. Escalates a Shadow War By MARK MAZZETTI, JEFFREY GETTLEMAN and ERIC SCHMITTOCT. 16, 2016 Photo Ugandan troops serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia in 2012. About 200 to 300 American Special Operations troops … Continue reading

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Serco makes ‘significant progress’ on prison guard training

[Translate] Serco makes ‘significant progress’ on prison guard training Paul McBeth Monday October 3, 2016 2 Share Serco chief executive Rupert Soames (Newshub) Serco New Zealand Training, the private training establishment (PTE) set up to train workers at the prison … Continue reading

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Help wanted top guns for dogfights (Canada’s Contracted Airborne Training Services)

[Translate] Help wanted  top guns for dogfights (Canada’s Contracted Airborne Training Services)

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Have Jet, Will Travel: Training F-35s Vs. 1950s Fighters

[Translate] Have Jet, Will Travel: Training F-35s Vs. 1950s Fighters By Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on July 18, 2016 at 4:37 PM The Air Force has too few pilots. The Navy has too few planes. Textron has a solution: outsource … Continue reading

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Rikers Guards To Get Tasers, Kel-Tec Shotguns and Training From Private Military-Style Contractor

[Translate] Rikers Guards To Get Tasers, Kel-Tec Shotguns and Training From Private Military-Style Contractor Marina Galperina Yesterday 1:40pm US C-SOG promotional images via the Courier Gazette The guards of Rikers Island—New York’s corrupt and deadly hellhole of a jail complex—are … Continue reading

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National service: How Serco went from overcharging and mismanagement scandals to a key role training RAF pilots

[Translate] National service: How Serco went from overcharging and mismanagement scandals to a key role training RAF pilots By Ben Griffiths for the Daily Mail Published: 16:56 EST, 7 March 2016 | Updated: 16:56 EST, 7 March 2016 Amid the … Continue reading

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A Former Special Forces Soldier is Setting Up a Massive Private Military Facility in Ontario

[Translate] A Former Special Forces Soldier is Setting Up a Massive Private Military Facility in Ontario By Sandro Frenguelli February 12, 2016 A Canadian Forces member training in Texas. Photo via Cpl Bruno Turcotte/DND On the surface, Brockville is just … Continue reading

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Package Contract for UK Military Pilot Training Is Now Signed

[Translate] Package Contract for UK Military Pilot Training Is Now Signed by Chris Pocock  – February 10, 2016, 6:00 PM Embraer is providing five Phenom 100 business jets for multi-engine training of British military pilots. (Image: Embraer) The contract to provide … Continue reading

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L-3 Communications, L-3 Link Simulations and Training

[Translate] L-3 Communications, L-3 Link Simulations and Training B-410644.2: Jan 20, 2016 Summary View Decision View Decision (PDF, 9 pages) DOCUMENT FOR PUBLIC RELEASE The decision issued on the date below was subject to a GAO Protective Order. This redacted version … Continue reading

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