The Lithuanian Special Operations Force (SOF) consists of carefully trained professionals who are qualified to combat terrorism, special reconnaissance and hostage rescues.
The SOF was established in 2008 and is a relatively new special operations force. They came into force when amendments were made to the National Defense Organization, although the SOF has been around [...]
The standard-issue M4A1 with SOPMOD Accessory Kit is a gas-operated, air-cooled, magazine-fed, selective fire weapon using 5.56mm rounds. It has a four-position telescoping stock, which is slightly larger than the M4, with a curvature at the end. The M4A1 is a fully-automatic variant of the M4 for use by special operations members, useful in urban [...]
The Special Operations Forces of the US Navy, none other than the Navy SEALs, were first formed on 1961 specifically to address a growing need in the United States’ military forces for troops trained in unconventional warfare. Since its official inception, the Navy SEALs have been deployed to conduct sensitive missions that earned them [...]
The Delta Force is the primary counter terrorism unit of the US Army. The Delta Force is the name given to the 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment – Delta (Airborne), also known as the 1st SFOD-D (A). The 1st SFOD-D (A) or Delta Force unit was created in 1977 on the lines of the SAS [...]
A candidate appearing for the Navy SEAL trainee selection should pass the Diver/Physical Screening Test or PST. The candidate should exceed the minimum standards set for each physical activity. The minimum requirements of the PST are enumerated below.
The candidate wishing to become a Navy SEAL should swim 500 yards or 460 meters in side stroke [...]
The United States Navy SEALs or the special operations force of the US Navy was featured in several movies. The Abyss, directed by James Cameron was released in 1989. Navy SEALs, directed by Lewis Teague was released in 1990. The Rock, in 1996, was directed by Michael Bay. In all these three films, actor Michael [...]
The U.S. Navy SEALs are Americas premier naval special operations force. SEAL is the acronym for Sea, Air, and Land and highlights the arenas that SEALs can operate in. Whether the U.S. military needs enemy beach defenses softened up or enemy ships destroyed in a fortified harbor, the SEALs are always prepared to serve with [...]
The U.S. Navy SEALs, or the United States Navy Sea, Air, and Land Forces, are the U.S. Navys elite Special Operations Forces. They conduct clandestine operations from the sea, air, and land. Navy SEALs are considered silent professionals who have acquired razor-sharp precision and are known to possess unbending standards coupled with uncompromising loyalty and [...]
Located at the northern part of the Hutchinson Island in Florida, the U.S. Navy SEAL Museum is nestled at the original place where the Frogmen underwent their training back in the early 1940s. The Navy SEAL Museum is dedicated to the elite group of the Naval Special Warfare, the only one in the whole world.