corporation I chose is Delta Airlines. Delta Air Lines, Inc. is a major American airline, with its headquarters and largest hub at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia. Delta Airlines along with its subsidiaries and regional affiliates operate over 5,400 flights daily and serve an extensive domestic and international network that includes 319 destinations in 54 countries on six continents, as of October 2016.  One of the five remaining legacy carriers, Delta is the sixth-oldest
Operation Eagle Claw (a rescue mission) the mistakes made, lessons learned, and alternate outcomes. Operation Eagle Claw was essentially doomed from the beginning. President Carter hastily authorized a Joint Forces operation which inevitably failed due to lack of understanding and training between the forces. There was no single point of failure for the mission; it was across the board, from training to planning, intelligence collection, and time. Planning November 4, 1979 was the day that led to a disastrous
by the United States Task Force Ranger (TFR) between August 26, 1993 and October 4, 1993, in Mogadishu Somalia. Followed by how limited coordination with the United Nations and the ineffective use of intelligence assets led to a costly tactical victory with heavy casualties.
University at Carbondale. LTC Blaber received his commission in the US Army through the Officer Candidate School. He served as an Army Ranger and later joined the Army’s elite Delta Force in 1991. He served in Panama, Somalia, the Balkans, Afghanistan and Iraq. LTC Blaber went on to serve as the operations officer for Delta, as well as the commander of Delta’s “B” Squadron. In his book, “The Mission, The Men, and Me” (Blaber, 2008), LTC Blaber describes his arrival at his first duty station in
Ridley Scott’s film, Black Hawk Down, is a depiction of the Battle of Mogadishu, a raid integral to the United States' effort to capture Somali warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidi.The film introduces us to an elite group of Army Rangers, Delta Force soldiers and helicopter pilots. As the film progresses the plan to capture Aidi turns into a plan of desperation and survival. The grueling and arduous battle shows us the special camaraderie of the soldiers that experience the crucible of combat together as
In early 1990 Somalia was going through a civil war. Their dictator Mohammed Farrah had order the closer of all food transportation that entered the country. His goal was to kill his own people by starving them to death. About 300,000 civilians had died of hunger. In response, the united States send troops to Somalia to capture Mohammed Farrah, the self-proclaimed president of Somalia. They soon found out that the best strategic was to capture Omar Salad Elmi and Abdi Hassan Awale Queybdiid, two
Our troops went through easily the most horrible days of their lives in the Battle of Mogadishu. They spent a full day, which presumably felt like an eternity, fighting their hearts out for our country. The novel Black Hawk Down illustrates the story of the horrific battle that took place on October 3, 1903 (Bowden 3), moreover, BHD teaches us important lessons that especially apply to teenagers in MUSD because we have a marine base in 29 Palms. The knowledge we acquire from BHD relating to the battle
information on the Wikipedia page for the International Women’s Fraternity Delta Delta Delta. I have added information to topics like Philanthropy, Leadership, Significant Insignia and Hazing. I have provided a copy of what I have written below. I have also made minor corrections to spelling and grammar from previously added information. URL: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delta_Delta_Delta To date, Tri Delta members have raised more than $45 million for the children of St. Jude. This