Keeping Peace in Pacific Is Crucial, Army General Says at Hawaii Conference

U.S. Army Pacific Public Affairs Office  Gen. Charles Flynn, commander, U.S. Army Pacific

The Association of the U.S. Army kicked off its annual Land Power in the Pacific Symposium on Tuesday at the Sheraton Waikiki, bringing in attendees from 30 countries. In an opening keynote address, U.S. Army Pacific Commander Gen. Charles Flynn gave a somber warning, telling attendees that “the global security situation is becoming more perilous. […]

Army Soldiers Wrestle with Jungle Challenges in the Pacific

25th Infantry Division soldiers conduct pass in review during the division change of command ceremony at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

Members of the Schofield Barracks-based 25th Infantry Division are training across the Hawaiian Islands and in the island nation of Palau this month as the Army continues to adjust its operations for the Pacific. On Wednesday, soldiers from the division kicked off the 2023 rotation for the Hawaii portion of the Joint Pacific Multinational Readiness […]

Army Aviation Plays Central Role in Pacific

UH-60 Black Hawk flies over Oahu, Hawaii.

Chief Warrant Officer Wayne Griffin has spent 5-1/2 years of his decade-­long career as an Army pilot based in Hawaii. The mountains, valleys and the long stretches of blue ocean between the islands serve up some of the most beautiful views a pilot can see — but they come with unique challenges, too. “Flying here can be extremely […]