Search and Rescue

The Military1 Search and Rescue Topic provides news reports, expert opinion, videos and further resources about military search and rescue. This section will include the latest updates on search and rescue ventures, search and rescue gear and products and search and rescue tips and tactics.

Search and Rescue Articles

Soldiers prepare skills for downed aircraft recovery

David Burge El Paso Times, Texas If a helicopter gets shot down or a ground vehicle breaks down behind enemy lines, a select team of soldiers may be called to the rescue. About 20 soldiers with the Downed Aircraft Recovery Team, or DART, from ... - More

Search and Rescue Videos

Marines prepare to deploy in relief effort after Hurricane Matthew

Approximately 300 Marines from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit are headed aboard the USS Mesa Verde as part of a disaster relief assessment team in response to Hurricane Matthew. The 24th MEU has 5-7 MV-22B Ospreys from our Aviation Combat Elemen ... - More

Search and Rescue Exclusives

"The Finest Hours" tells US Coast Guard daring story

M1 Staff A new film depicting one of the most epic U.S. Coast Guard rescues in the history of the service is set to arrive in theaters this January. “The Finest Hours: The True Story of the U.S. Coast Guard’s Most Daring Sea Rescue ... - More