• Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, thrust forward during a training exercise to test their M93 "Fox" vehicle at Blora Lake, Texas on July 31.  The six-wheeled "Fox" is an amphibious laboratory that takes air, water and ground samples and immediately analyzes them for signs of weapons of mass destruction.

    Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters...

    Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, thrust forward during a training exercise to test their M93 "Fox" vehicle at Blora Lake, Texas on July 31. The...

  • Monroe Township, N.J. native, Capt. Will Costello (left), recon platoon leader and Chutnshoot, Texas native, Spc. Jessica Kellogg (right), nuclear, biological and chemical specialist, both in Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, maneuver their M93 Fox vehicle across Blora Lake, Texas during a training exercise July 31.  The amphibious "Fox" is designed to survive and scout a chemical, biological, radiological and/or nuclear contaminated battlefield.

    Monroe Township, N.J. native, Capt. Will...

    Monroe Township, N.J. native, Capt. Will Costello (left), recon platoon leader and Chutnshoot, Texas native, Spc. Jessica Kellogg (right), nuclear, biological and chemical specialist, both in Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Brigade Special...

  • A M93 "Fox" vehicle enters the water for its long journey across Blora Lake, Texas during a training exercise Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, conducted July 31. The training consisted of testing two M93 "Fox" vehicles by swimming them for the first time since their return to home station.  Troopers use the amphibious "Fox" as a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear reconnaissance vehicle.

    A M93 "Fox" vehicle enters the water for its...

    A M93 "Fox" vehicle enters the water for its long journey across Blora Lake, Texas during a training exercise Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division...

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