He was the youngest member of Adm. Richard Byrd’s 1939 expedition to Antarctica aboard the USS Bear.
Staff Sgt. George Girtler IV died of natural causes on Jan. 11 at McMurdo Station, the Air Force said in a statement.
Gen. Charles Q. Brown said he'd like to see a boost in "some of the capability we have, but don't have a lot of."
The Arctic convoys would play an important role, especially in the critical months between July and December 1941.
In freezing conditions on the southernmost continent, four airmen had one mission: Create an expanded communications network.
Some 500 airmen of the 109th Airlift Wing will take part in Operation Deep Freeze.
The Polar Star departed last week from Pearl Harbor for Antarctica to resupply scientists stationed there.
The weather conditions are treacherous. But that's to be expected for the Operation Deep Freeze mission in Antarctica.
Sailors from Hampton Roads assigned to a cargo-handling unit are preparing for an infrequent and frigid mission: deploying to...
The military air crew that evacuated former astronaut Buzz Aldrin from the South Pole is a New York-based National Guard unit...
The move will cost billions of dollars, according to Defense Secretary Mark Esper.
The Navy's personnel chief granted Katsareas, a Muslim sailor, a special grooming accommodation to grow his facial hair.
A new manual aims to provide guidance to ground troops seeking to avoid detection against a growing enemy threat.
The senators said they're concerned the problems uncovered by the investigation in Bahrain mean the problem isn't limited.
It’s the ship’s first time setting sail with one fewer letter in its moniker.