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A written guide and three-day course are available to train Soldiers how to take blast measurements, photos of a crater's geometry, soil samples and conduct other forensic techniques to identify the type of improvised explosive device or weapon used. Read More about Soldiers help identify new IED threats using forensics
Southern Command partners with El Salvador and Columbia for Beyond the Horizon

Southern Command partners with El Salvador and Columbia for Beyond the Horizon

Providing assistance after a natural disaster or distributing essentials for the homeless are just two factors that could pose the need for... Read More about Southern Command partners with El Salvador and Columbia for Beyond the Horizon

New York Command Sergeant Major to receive Medal of Honor for World War I hero

New York Command Sergeant Major to receive Medal of Honor for World War I hero

New York Army National Guardsman Louis Wilson has done a lot in a 39-year career. The retired Rochester, N.Y. police officer has been the top NCO... Read More about New York Command Sergeant Major to receive Medal of Honor for World War I hero

Fast: Outmaneuver enemies physically, cognitively

Fast: Outmaneuver enemies physically, cognitively

Maneuver Soldiers, leaders, and formations that are "fast" have the ability to outmaneuver their enemies - physically and cognitively. The Maneuver... Read More about Fast: Outmaneuver enemies physically, cognitively

Army outfits first vehicles with electronic stability control

Army outfits first vehicles with electronic stability control

Electronic stability control, or ESC, is a computerized technology designed to improve vehicle stability and has been common in commercial... Read More about Army outfits first vehicles with electronic stability control

New stamp folio to honor Vietnam Medal of Honor recipients

New stamp folio to honor Vietnam Medal of Honor recipients

Nearly a dozen Vietnam Medal of Honor recipients will help the U.S. Postal Service dedicate a limited-edition stamp folio honoring them and other... Read More about New stamp folio to honor Vietnam Medal of Honor recipients

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