The Navy Special Warfare Combatant-craft Crew or Navy SWCC has a specific function, and that is to run and maintain the special warboats that the Navy SEALs use in their amphibious missions. These special warboats provide a high level of mobility for the usually clandestine assignments that the Navy SEALs conduct.
There are currently three [...]
When it comes to military operations that require high levels of efficiency and decisive action, the units typically assigned to such missions are the Navy SEALs. They are trained to take on such assignments, no matter what the mission profile is and how high the risk these assignments involve.
What kinds of missions do Navy [...]
The Operation Enduring Freedom is a high point in the history of the US Navy SEALs. A military plan launched by the United States and its allies as part of the war on terror against the Al-Qaeda and its affiliated terrorist groups, the Operation Enduring Freedom saw the largest number of Navy SEALs units [...]
The US Navy SEAL is considered as the most elite Special Ops unit of the US Military. Navy SEALs have not only played a vital role in the Vietnam War but also in Operation Desert Storm and Operation Enduring Freedom. But that’s not all – they were also involved in the UN Peace Keeping missions [...]
One of the elite Special Forces in the world, the US Navy SEALs has their own small black book of abbreviations, which can be quite incomprehensible for civilians. The abbreviations are related to the SEAL programs, courses, type of training, units and platoons, and much more. Here are some of the widely used Navy SEAL [...]
The Navy SEAL is US Navy’s elite special operations group that consists of men trained in counter-terrorism and unconventional warfare, Hydrographic reconnaissance, recovery missions, special reconnaissance, and much more. Since the creation of the first US Navy SEAL unit in 1962, they have come a long way in unconventional warfare and special ops. Most of [...]
Here are some hot and fast facts about US Navy SEALs:
The Navy SEALs started out in 1962 as an Elite Special Force of the US Navy.
SEAL stands for sea, air and land.
US Navy SEALs have 8 teams and they are SEAL Team 1, SEAL Team 2, SEAL Team 3, SEAL Team 4, [...]
Operation Iraqi Freedom, a military campaign began on 20th March, 2003 and is being managed by the US and UK Military. Apart from the Army and Air Force personnel’s, US Military deployed 250 Navy SEALs, which is the largest deployment since the Vietnam War. According to Military sources, around 500 naval special-warfare personnel’s were deployed [...]
When you’re preparing yourself for SEAL selection think about what you are going to be tested in.
SEAL selection is based upon the experience of operational conditions in order to prepare recruits for the real deal.
Training will revolve around Mission Specific activities so it makes sense to focus on what these are and what exercise will [...]
Almostall SEAL land ops will require operators to cover large distances onfoot carrying heavy loads. Average loads of 70-80 pounds are standardwithin the SEAL and NSW community and very often the weight is muchlarger.
The requirement to carry this much weightstems from the operational necessity for weapons, ammunition,explosives and water all of which are mission critical.