The U.S. airman killed in a plane crash in Colombia over the weekend was from Miramar.
The deadly crash of a DH-8 aircraft that was monitoring coastal drug trafficking lanes in the Western Caribbean is being investigated by U.S. authorities.
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is headed to South Florida Monday to take part in a leadership change at U.S. Southern Command headquarters in Doral.
Five U.S. service members have been confined to quarters for violating curfew at the same Colombian hotel where a dozen Secret Service agents were relieved of duty after allegations of misconduct arose involving prostitutes.
Five U.S. service members assigned to the Joint Task Force Summit of the Americas in support of the United States Secret Service violated curfew established by the U.S. Senior Defense official in Colombia and may have been involved in inappropriate conduct.
Governor Rick Scott has a full schedule in South Florida on Friday. His first major stop is at an opening of a new business in Kendall before heading to the Latin Builders Association’s monthly meeting and concluding his day at the United States Southern Command in Doral.
Gary Sinise, star of the hit CBS drama CSI: New York, is not only an actor he’s a humanitarian and Tuesday he’s meeting with U.S. military officials in Miami about a recent shipment of school supply kits sent to Haiti.
U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) will inaugurate its new military headquarters Friday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.