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  • Alaska Army National Guard Black Hawk crews help fight Alaska fires

    Jun 22, 2015

    Alaska Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters and aircrews, from the 1st Battalion, 207th Aviation Regiment, or 1-207th AVN, continue to conduct water bucket drops in support of recent wildfire suppression efforts in Alaska.

  • Odierno thanks Army Arlington Ladies for their dedication

    Jun 21, 2015

    About 40 Army Arlington Ladies gathered, June 19, on the front porch of "Quarters One" for a reception honoring those who ensure that no Soldier is ever laid to rest alone.

  • Abrams tanks head to Bulgaria

    Jun 20, 2015

    The first of two M1A2 Abrams Main Battle Tanks is headed to Bulgaria to continue and expand the multi-dimensional multinational Operation Atlantic Resolve training in Eastern Europe led by U.S. Army Europe.

  • Army opens 20,563 engineering positions to women

    Jun 19, 2015

    Military Occupational Specialty, or MOS 12B, Combat Engineer is now open to all female enlisted Soldiers of all components, according to Army Directive 2015-27.

  • Army puts Gray Eagle, One System Remote Video Terminal through test

    Jun 19, 2015

    The Army has finished its follow on test and evaluation, or FOTE, on the MQ-1C Gray Eagle and Initial Test and Evaluation on the One System Remote Video Terminal at the National Training Center on Fort Irwin, California.

  • Re-purposed chutes save Special Operation Command money

    Jun 19, 2015

    We are becoming a disposable society; one where it is easier to buy a new printer then buying the expensive ink cartridges. The U.S. Army Special Operation Command, or USASOC, is joining that society with its new cargo parachute systems.

  • Army paratroopers take beach during exercise

    Jun 19, 2015

    U.S. Army paratroopers, from the 173rd Airborne Brigade's 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, participated in a joint, combined amphibious and air assault from ships in the Baltic Sea here as part of Exercise Baltic Operations 2015, June 17.

  • Army goal: Keep Chairman's Cup at DOD Warrior Games

    Jun 18, 2015

    The Army has a firm grip on the Chairman's Cup it won last year at the Warrior Games and team members say they'll fend off challengers trying to wrest it away at this year's games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia, June 19 - 28.

  • Joint U.S., Israeli device seeks to reduce airflow drag

    Jun 18, 2015

    U.S. Army and Israeli scientists are conducting testing and research on active flow control devices as a means to reduce drag on future Army aircraft.

  • Army Reserve fuelers deliver the 'juice' across North Carolina

    Jun 18, 2015

    Approximately 1,100 U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers, from 18 states, participated in the Quartermaster Liquid Logistics Exercise, or QLLEX, conducted on Forward Operating Base Patriot on Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

  • U.S., South Korea conduct combined ministry exercise

    Jun 18, 2015

    A group of chaplains and chaplain assistants, assigned to units in the Republic of Korea, army and U.S. Eighth Army concluded training, June 18, which taught them lessons gathered from more than a decade of war in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • Knowledge management emerges as key requirement for collaboration, innovation

    Jun 18, 2015

    The rapid pace of technology continues to be a catalyst for the way people live, work and play. Network connections have promoted mobile-computing applications, which have increased access to information and knowledge sharing, and as a result, empowered communication on an individual and organizational level. But is the network secure?

  • Army, Air Force take bomb disposal to new level with lasers

    Jun 18, 2015

    The U.S. Army and Air Force are working together to develop mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicles with laser technology.

  • Odierno discusses ongoing training needs at town hall

    Jun 17, 2015

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno understandably has a lot on his mind while serving as the senior uniformed officer in the Department of the Army. Some responsibilities, though, weigh more heavily on his mind than others.

  • Alaska service members depart for peacekeeping exercise in Mongolia

    Jun 17, 2015

    Approximately 80 service members, from the Alaska National Guard, and U.S. Army Alaska's 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, departed here aboard two Alaska Air National Guard C-130 Hercules aircraft bound for Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, June 15.

  • National Guard continues pursuit of diverse organization

    Jun 17, 2015

    As part of the Department of Defense's Culture Reflections and Pride Month, the National Guard Bureau, or NGB, recently held its inaugural Diversity and Inclusion Day to celebrate the many backgrounds of those within the organization.

  • U.S., Latvian military conduct airborne training

    Jun 17, 2015

    ADAZI MILITARY BASE, Latvia -- Military personnel, from the Latvian National Armed Forces, U.S. Army and Air Force, performed joint airborne training operations in conjunction with Operation Atlantic Resolve at Lielvarde Air Base, Latvia, June 15.

  • Doctrine defines Army ethic in new chapter

    Jun 16, 2015

    A major revision of Army Doctrine Reference Publication, The Army Profession, includes a new chapter on the Army ethic.

  • Physician assistant survives rare illness to make waves at DOD Warrior Games

    Jun 16, 2015

    An Army physician assistant went to bed and woke up six weeks later with no leg. That didn't stop him, however, from earning four medals in swimming at the trials for the upcoming Department of Defense Warrior Games.

  • Resilience and recovery: Injured father of two perseveres for DOD Warrior Games

    Jun 16, 2015

    For one cavalry scout, going into the military wasn't even a question. His family had served as far back as the Revolutionary War.

  • Major U.S. Army Network Modernization Program moves to full-rate production

    Jun 16, 2015

    The Army has received approval to proceed to full-rate production and fielding of its mobile tactical communications network backbone, Warfighter Information Network-Tactical Increment 2.

  • Boy Scout turned Soldier aims for gold at DOD Warrior Games

    Jun 15, 2015

    When fifth grader and Boy Scout Stefan Leroy watched the World Trade Center towers fall during the 9/11 terrorist attacks, he knew then he wanted to serve his country.

  • More than 4,000 Army Families receive funding for college

    Jun 15, 2015

    As the cost of secondary education continues to rise, the Army Emergency Relief program has awarded 4,285 Army children and spouses with more than $9.3 million in college scholarships.

  • New York Army National Guard aviators, Army Reserve civil affairs Soldiers train together

    Jun 15, 2015

    Soldiers, from the New York Army National Guard's Company A, 3rd Battalion, 142nd Aviation Regiment, recently participated in a training exercise with Soldiers from two Army Reserve civil affairs units.

  • Army moves to electronic publishing

    Jun 15, 2015

    The Army is pushing knowledge to the point of need by making e-Publications, or EPUB, available for download to Soldiers' mobile devices.

  • Soldier for Life: Former Soldier inspires others through poetry

    Jun 15, 2015

    People entering the Pentagon are greeted with a smile and a handshake from Charles E. Cooke, a Pentagon Police officer, who can usually be found guarding the building's entryways.

  • Army NATO, Allied soldiers conduct Exercise Noble Jump in Poland

    Jun 15, 2015

    The exercise will test the 1GNC headquarters' ability to rapidly deploy and provide command and control to NATO forces deployed in response to a security threat, a key component of the VJTF and NATO Response Force concepts.

  • Grass: National Guard accessible, operational contributor to Total Force

    Jun 11, 2015

    Army Gen. Frank Grass, chief of the National Guard Bureau, recently visited leaders and Service members in Belgium, Germany, Egypt, Djibouti, Israel and Kuwait.

  • Army temporarily expands re-enlistment window

    Jun 11, 2015

    The re-enlistment opportunity window for Soldiers, which previously ran from 15 months to 90 days before their separation from the Army, has been temporarily suspended, but only for Soldiers with a separation date through Sept. 30.

  • School-liaison officers help smooth kids' transition

    Jun 11, 2015

    Summer's almost here, and for a lot of Army Families, that means permanent change of station orders to a new and often unfamiliar location.

  • Army celebrates 240th birthday at U.S. Capitol

    Jun 11, 2015

    Senior Army leaders gathered in the U.S. Capitol Visitor's Center, June 10, for the first of several cake-cuttings throughout the week in celebration of the Army's 240th birthday, which falls on June 14.

  • New mobile SHARP app brings info to troops' fingertips

    Jun 10, 2015

    There is a new Sexual Harassment Assault Response and Prevention application for mobile devices, which is using state-of-the-art technology to help troops.

  • Squadron, Command participate in D-Day commemoration

    Jun 10, 2015

    In commemoration of the 71st anniversary of D-Day, two MC-130J Commando II aircraft, from the 67th Special Operations Squadron, transported more than 60 U.S. Special Operations Command - Europe operators to the historic La Fiere drop zone near Sainte Mere Eglise, Normandy, France, June 7.

  • Odierno: Army tops at force sustainment

    Jun 10, 2015

    "One of the great advantages our Army has over every other army in the world is our ability to do strategic operational and tactical logistics," said Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno at the Combined Logistics Excellence Awards ceremony at the Pentagon, June 10.

  • McHugh kicks off Army birthday week, presents Purple Hearts

    Jun 9, 2015

    Kicking off a week of events for the Army's 240th birthday, Army Secretary John M. McHugh laid a wreath at the tomb of George Washington, June 9, and honored the men and women, who selflessly serve to protect the nation.

  • Barroqueiro keeps his eye on DOD Warrior Games

    Jun 9, 2015

    The crowd cheered and shouted words of encouragement as medically retired Capt. Frank Barroqueiro steadied his aim and shot, earning his position on the Army team for the 2015 DOD Warrior Games.

  • Stryker brigade tests Gray Eagle's advanced communications gear

    Jun 9, 2015

    Soldiers have put the MQ-1C Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system through its paces this month using advanced ground controls, such as the One System Remote Video Terminal.

  • Exercise Saber Strike 15 begins in Poland

    Jun 9, 2015

    U.S., Polish, German and Danish Soldiers gathered for the opening ceremony of Saber Strike 15, a multinational training exercise at the Drawsko Pomorskie Training Area in Poland, June 8.

  • U.S. paratroopers, WWII veterans pay homage to D-Day 71st anniversary

    Jun 8, 2015

    It has been nicknamed the "longest day" and has had more movies played on the silver screen than most. But no matter how many times the stories are told, they never get old and will never be forgotten.

  • Healing waters help Soldier cope with cancer

    Jun 7, 2015

    "It's cancer." Two words people hope to never hear. And as Sgt. Kawaiola Nahale, an Army Reserve budget analyst with the 311th Signal Company at Fort Shafter, Hawaii, faced the diagnosis and associated complications, it was a non-medical complication, which was among the hardest.

  • DOD looking to save on service contracts

    Jun 4, 2015

    The Department of Defense, or DOD, spends more on services than it does on purchasing weapons and equipment, said Alan Estevez, and he would like to see efficiencies in service contracts save the department as much as $15 billion.

  • Soldier for Life fields Facebook town hall

    Jun 4, 2015

    "If you could give only one piece of advice to a Soldier preparing to transition back into the community, what would it be" asked a participant during the first Facebook town hall run by Soldier for Life, or SFL, June 3. "Start early. Leverage your network, and visit your SFL-transition assistance program," was the answer.

  • U.S. Army celebrates 240th birthday in New York

    Jun 4, 2015

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno will host the Army's 240th birthday celebration at 10 a.m., June 12, at Times Square in New York.

  • 'Southerners' help Canadian soldiers maintain readiness

    Jun 4, 2015

    Soldiers, of the 2nd Service Battalion, 2nd Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group, 4th Canadian Division, trained side-by-side with Soldiers, of the 10th Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), during Operation Southern Sustainer, held on Fort Drum, New York, May 20-26.

  • G-4: New logistics technology tool 'game-changer'

    Jun 3, 2015

    Global Combat Support System-Army, or GCSS-Army, "is clearly the game-changer in logistics," said Lt. Gen. Gustave F. Perna, announcing that the "second wave" of GCSS-Army, which launched in January, is in full swing.

  • Pentagon inducts WWI Soldiers into Hall of Heroes

    Jun 3, 2015

    A pair of World War I Soldiers were inducted into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon, June 3, one day after the upgrade of their Distinguished Service Crosses to Medals of Honor, posthumously, by President Barack Obama.

  • Soldiers make 'better, faster decisions' due to Army modernization

    Jun 3, 2015

    The mission at hand for System of Systems Engineering and Integration, Capability Package Directorate, is to create the architecture and design integration of capability sets, provide support to program managers and field the sets to brigade combat teams.

  • Command establishes enlisted pathways to become a cyber operations specialist

    Jun 3, 2015

    U.S. Army Human Resources Command, or HRC, has announced the personnel transition strategy and procedures for reclassification to Military Occupational Specialty 17C, or MOS 17C, cyber operations specialist, for active-duty Army enlisted personnel.

  • Lemons to shoot for gold at Warrior Games

    Jun 2, 2015

    A hush fell over the crowd as the female Soldier took aim, locked onto her target and shot. Cheers went up as she took the gold in her category, cementing her spot on the Army team for the Department of Defense Warrior Games, June 19-28.

  • Obama honors two WWI Soldiers with Medals of Honor

    Jun 2, 2015

    President Barack Obama honored two World War I Soldiers with Medals of Honor, June 2, saying it was long overdue and the nation will work as long as it takes to make sure "all the heroes' stories are told."

  • Army to introduce new command post wireless capability

    Jun 2, 2015

    By going wireless, command posts not only shed cumbersome cabling, but network set up and tear down times are cut from hours to minutes, making jumps easier and faster.

  • Reel time: Maryland National Guard, Estonian bomb squad partner to save lives

    Jun 2, 2015

    The Maryland National Guard and Estonian Rescue Board have partnered to raise awareness of and educate the public about the unexploded ordnance issue in Estonia.

  • German army nurses integrate with hospital during exercise

    Jun 2, 2015

    German army nurses are training side by side with the 212th Combat Support Hospital medics and nurses during Exercise Combined Resolve IV. The training, which began May 27, will end June 3.

  • Exercise Puma 15 marks first for U.S., Polish, French armies

    Jun 1, 2015

    Soldiers, from the U.S., Polish, and French armies, completed a multi-battalion-sized training exercise at Drawsko Pomorskie Training Area in Poland, May 29. Although between NATO allies, Exercise Puma 15 marks the first time the partners have conducted with battalions from each respective nation.

  • Army Reserve heavy boats conduct joint operations

    Jun 1, 2015

    Army Reserve Soldiers, from the 481st Transportation Company (Heavy Boat), stay shipshape by conducting joint operations with the Navy. The Army's 2000 series of landing craft utility boats have a capability unmatched by the Navy.

  • Army, Navy EOD techs participate in May Underway

    Jun 1, 2015

    U.S. Army and U.S. Navy explosive ordnance disposal, or EOD, technicians trained together at sea during the May Underway exercise.

  • Exercise Saber Strike 15 demonstrates international cooperation capabilities

    Jun 1, 2015

    Approximately 6,000 personnel from 13 countries will participate in the U.S. Army Europe-led joint multinational Exercise Saber Strike 15, which will take place in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland, June 8-19.

  • Daughter recalls fond memories, bravery of Medal of Honor nominee Shemin

    Jun 1, 2015

    Elsie Shemin-Roth remembers her father, World War I veteran and Medal of Honor nominee Sgt. William Shemin, as a generous, brave and honorable man, who always gave more than what was asked of him.

  • U.S. military, Kosovo security force conduct humanitarian assistance training mission

    May 29, 2015

    The early morning sun bore down on the airfield as members of the Kosovo security force crowded around U.S. Army paratroopers giving instruction on radio communications and recovery of palletized subsistence bundles that were to be air dropped later in the day.

  • Southall strives for gold repeat at DOD Warrior Games

    May 29, 2015

    Monica Southall continued her gold-medal winning streak when she earned first place in both standing shot put and discus at the Army Trials for the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games, scheduled for June 19-28.

  • Harlem Hellfighter's valor in battle inspires Americans

    May 29, 2015

    The German soldiers, who overran his position, fled in fear as Pvt. William Henry Johnson wielded his bolo knife, hacking away at them after expending his bullets. Now, nearly 100 years later, Johnson's bravery during World War 1 will be honored as he is posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor at the White House, June 2.

  • Odierno: End-strength issue still unsettled

    May 28, 2015

    When the Army's chief of staff retires this August, he said one thing he will be leaving for his successor is the unfinished business of how big the Army will be and how it will be appropriated.

  • U.S., Georgian troops wrap up combined Exercise Noble Partner

    May 28, 2015

    More than 600 American and Georgian Soldiers wrapped up Exercise Noble Partner, a two-week training exercise, at the Vaziani training area, May 24.

  • Women Soldiers take on unexpected roles

    May 28, 2015

    You might not expect a local female hair stylist or preschool teacher to be operating or fixing bulldozers, scrapers and dump trucks outside of their job, but for women serving in the South Dakota Army National Guard's 842nd Engineer Company, it is common.

  • Further, faster with more: Special forces appreciates Osprey's capabilities

    May 28, 2015

    A group of U.S. Army special forces Soldiers recently partnered with Marine Corps aviators on Okinawa to conduct static line and military-freefall parachute operations from MV-22 Osprey military aircraft using the drop zone on Ie Shima island.

  • Program offers free museum visits to Service members, Families

    May 27, 2015

    Service members and their Families can visit more than 2,000 museums across 50 states, Puerto Rico and American Samoa, at no charge, from Memorial Day through Labor Day, as part of the Blue Star Museums program.

  • Romania proving a strong ally during Exercise Combined Resolve IV

    May 27, 2015

    Approximately 250 soldiers, from the Romanian Land Forces, are participating in the multinational Exercise Combined Resolve IV to improve operations in a coalition structure alongside NATO allies and European partners.

  • Army wins Armed Forces Soccer Championship

    May 21, 2015

    All-Army beat Air Force 1-0 to capture the Armed Forces Soccer Championship after a week of competition at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California, May 20.

  • Flags In: Old Guard prepares for Memorial Day tradition

    May 21, 2015

    For more than 60 years, the Army's 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) has honored the nation's fallen heroes for Memorial Day during Flags In and, on May 21, more than 1,000 Soldiers will set out into Arlington National Cemetery to keep the tradition alive.

  • Army leaders to host "We Serve" Soldier Show in D.C.

    May 21, 2015

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey will host the U.S. Army Soldier Show's Army Birthday Week performance at the Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C., June 9.

  • RDECOM participates in Exercise Combined Resolve IV

    May 21, 2015

    Exercise Combined Resolve IV kicked off its two-week combat-training phase at Hohenfels Training Area, May 18-29, with more than 4,700 participants from 13 NATO allies and partner nations.

  • Fast: Outmaneuver enemies physically, cognitively

    May 20, 2015

    Maneuver Soldiers, leaders, and formations that are "fast" have the ability to outmaneuver their enemies - physically and cognitively. The Maneuver Center of Excellence is working hard to develop maneuver forces that are "fast," as well as smart, lethal and precise. Forces that are smart, fast, lethal, and precise are the centerpiece of future maneuver and are the key ingredient to enable the Army to "Win in a Complex World."

  • Soldiers help identify new IED threats using forensics

    May 20, 2015

    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.

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

    May 20, 2015

    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 at the section, platoon, battery, battalion, brigade and general officer command level, and since 2014 the Command Sergeant Major of the New York National Guard. He deployed to Kuwait and Iraq as brigade command sergeant major in 2004/2005 and responded to countless floods and snowstorms, and the attack on the World Trade Center in 2001. On June 2 he'll receive the Medal of Honor on behalf of Sgt. Henry Johnson, a New York Army Guard Soldier who distinguished himself in World War I but died in relative obscurity in 1929. Since Johnson has no living relatives, Wilson will receive Johnson's medal from President Barack Obama during a ceremony at the White House.

  • Fort Stewart leads DOD in green initiative

    May 19, 2015

    Fort Stewart recently won gold when it was officially declared the best installation in the Army and is now on the cutting edge of harvesting gold from the skies.

  • Corporal earns medals on road to DOD Warrior Games

    May 19, 2015

    A corporal, who works as an adaptive reconditioning program assistant on Fort Campbell, Kentucky, swam and shot compound archery, seated shot put and discus to earn her spot on the Army team for the DOD Warrior Games.

  • Computer simulations improve lethality

    May 19, 2015

    With the steady increase in computing power, engineers are able to improve lethality with sophisticated computer models by eliminating unworkable designs.

  • Army researchers look for permanent end to Ebola virus

    May 19, 2015

    The U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center and the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases are partnering to help expedite progress in the global fight against Ebola.

  • Engineers develop ballistic wallpaper to reinforce temporary shelters

    May 18, 2015

    Army engineers have developed a novel idea of fortifying masonry structures with rolls of lightweight ballistic wallpaper with adhesive backing that can quickly be put up on the inside of the walls.

  • U.S., Romania partner to conduct cavalry march

    May 18, 2015

    More than 300 members of the 2nd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment, based out of Vilseck, Germany, drove approximately 270 miles across Romania, May 13 and 14.

  • Soldier looks to take next step, challenge in career

    May 18, 2015

    Four years ago, Kevin Shinnick was looking for a challenge in his life that would push his physical and mental limits. Being from a small town in Milford, Massachusetts, he had one goal - to join the Army.

  • Odierno visits Fort Campbell, 101st Airborne Division

    May 15, 2015

    Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, the Army chief of staff, visited Fort Campbell and the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), May 14-15.

  • Green Berets conduct FRIES training during Exercise Eager Lion

    May 15, 2015

    U.S. Green Berets, assigned to Task Force Oryx, conducted Fast Rope Insertion and Extraction System, or FRIES, training at the Prince Hashim Royal Air Base, Jordan, May 10, during Exercise Eager Lion 2015. This exercise is an annual, multinational exercise designed to strengthen military-to-military relationships, promote regional security and improve interoperability with partner nations.

  • Vietnam War MIA Soldier buried at Arlington

    May 14, 2015

    With full military honors, Master Sgt. James W. Holt, who was missing and presumed killed in action during the Vietnam War, was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., May 14.

  • 2d Cav. Regt. continues Cavalry March through Romania

    May 14, 2015

    Soldiers, of the 2nd Cavalry Regiment's 2nd Squadron, began Operation Cavalry March, a 400-kilometer movement across Romania that involved nearly 100 combat vehicles and more than 300 Soldiers, May 12.

  • Sky Soldiers begin Operation Siil, deploy 'The Raven'

    May 13, 2015

    As the sun came up May 10, in a remote field surrounded by giant pine trees, Soldiers with Anvil Troop 1st Squadron, 91st Cavalry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, began day one of Operation Siil, at the Johvi Training Area

  • Pacific-based Service members share unique capabilities with Dailey

    May 13, 2015

    Pacific Army mariners, divers, military police, and explosive ordnance disposal troops shared their unique capabilities with Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey during his visit to U.S. Army Vessel Lt. Gen. William B. Bunker (Logistic Support Vessel, or LSV-4) here, May 12.

  • Allyn: Readiness, leader development top priorities

    May 13, 2015

    Readiness and leader development are equal priorities as the Army drives to create globally responsive forces in a continually uncertain world, said Army Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, May 12.

  • Army wrestlers reach unprecedented peaks

    May 13, 2015

    Army wrestlers won their first overall team title and 13th Greco-Roman team crown during the 2015 U.S. Open Wrestling Championships in Las Vegas, May 8 - 9.

  • U.S., Georgian Soldiers train together on close quarters techniques

    May 13, 2015

    Paratroopers, from the 173rd Airborne Brigade, along with Soldiers from the U.S. 3rd Infantry Division and the Georgian 1st Infantry Brigade, trained together on close quarters battle skills during the second day of Exercise Noble Partner at the Vaziani training area, May 13.

  • Dailey tells U.S. Army Pacific 'every Soldier is a billboard'

    May 12, 2015

    In his first visit to the Pacific since his appointment, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey addressed U.S. Army Pacific Soldiers during a town hall meeting at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, May 11.

  • Swimmer to participate on Army team for Warrior Games

    May 12, 2015

    Sgt. Blake Johnson, an Apache AH-64 armament/electrical/avionic systems repairman, swam his way onto the Army team for the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games, set for June 19-28.

  • U.S. Soldiers prepare Iraqi army for sustained success

    May 12, 2015

    Camp Taji has been a key location in the U.S. training effort portion of Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve.

  • U.S., Georgian forces begin two-week exercise Noble Partner

    May 12, 2015

    VAZIANI, Georgia -- Noble Partner 15, a 14-day training exercise with U.S. and Georgian forces, kicked off here May 11.

  • Aegis Ashore team finds timely solution to portable power need

    May 12, 2015

    A U.S. Navy base, under construction in Romania, is using U.S. Soldiers to ensure that second phase of the European Phased Adaptive Approach to ballistic missile defense of U.S. and allied interests becomes operational on time.

  • Eight women in Ranger School recycled

    May 11, 2015

    The remaining eight women in the first gender-integrated class of the Army's Ranger School were recycled, May 8, along with 101 men, to retake the Darby Phase of the course.

  • U.S., Georgian forces begin two-week Exercise Noble Partner

    May 11, 2015

    Exercise Noble Partner 15 kicked off in Vaziani, Georgia, May 11, beginning the 14-day training featuring U.S. and Georgian Service members.

  • Natick serves up American military combat menu

    May 11, 2015

    Let's call it the American military's latest combat menu. In its generous serving of 72 pages, the 10th edition of Combat Feeding's ration book dishes out a history of combat rations and their present state.

  • Army demonstrates Energy Informed Operations microgrid

    May 11, 2015

    The Army tested its base camp power and energy technologies during a demonstration on Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, April 13-24.

  • Miltary moms honored at White House Mother's Day tea

    May 9, 2015

    Military mothers were special guests as First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden hosted a tea in their honor at the White House, May 8.