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Ordnance School small arms course on schedule to offer gunsmith certification

Sun, 05/18/2014 - 11:00pm
Soldiers training as small arms/artillery repairers will soon get the opportunity to earn a Gunsmith Certificate in Military Conventional Weapons credential upon graduation from advanced individual training.

Natick takes protective eyewear into future

Sun, 05/18/2014 - 11:00pm
When it comes to the very best in vision protection for the warfighter, researchers at the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center make sure the eyes have it.

McHugh: Challenging multi-national training key to maintaining reserve-component readiness

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:00pm
Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh said May 15, 2014, that continuing to offer challenging NATO exercises to National Guard units is key to maintaining the component as the nation's operational reserve.

Fort Leonard Wood MPs test new body armor vest

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:00pm
More than 20 Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., military police officers tested the regiment's newest body armor vests May 5-9, 2014.

Save the Date: Army prepares to celebrate 239th birthday

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 11:00pm
The Army Birthday Ball will take place June 21, 2014, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center at National Harbor, Md. Tickets are now on sale and are in high demand.

Army announces plans to develop three 30 megawatt solar arrays on Georgia installations

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 11:00pm
The U.S. Army announced plans March 15, 2014, to develop three 30 megawatt, alternating current, solar photovoltaic arrays -- one each on Fort Stewart, Ga.; Fort Gordon, Ga.; and Fort Benning, Ga.

U.S. builds six schools to shape future of Togo

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 11:00pm
The U.S. Embassy in Lomé, Togo, U.S. Africa Command and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Europe District partnered to deliver six new schools to the children of Togo, in 2014, through a DOD humanitarian assistance program

Researchers develop hands-free, eyes-free navigation for Soldiers

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 11:00pm
Researchers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory continue to develop and evaluate methods for navigation and communication that are "hands-free, eyes-free and mind-free" to aid Soldiers in the field.

Researchers consider miniature robots to enhance capabilities

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 11:00pm
A small team of elite special forces operators must hunt down a highly sought after terrorist leader. This terrorist has taken refuge in an urban environment, which offers concealment behind an array of structures, walls and other obstacles.

White inducted into Pentagon's Hall of Heroes

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 11:00pm
Medal of Honor recipient former Sgt. Kyle White honored six fallen service members, and all those who have paid the ultimate price in Operation Enduring Freedom, as he was inducted in the Pentagon's Hall of Heroes, May 14, 2014.

SecArmy McHugh thanks French townspeople for role in return of Unknown Soldier

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 11:00pm
Secretary of the Army John McHugh conducted a wreath-laying ceremony in Chalons-en-Champagne, France, where the final selection of the Unknown Soldier was made, Oct. 24, 1921.

JIEDDO launches redesigned IED knowledge portal

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 11:00pm
The Joint IED Defeat Organization Knowledge and Information Fusion Exchange provides training resources to prepare joint forces to successfully attack the improvised explosive device, or IED, network and future operating environments.

American, Lithuanian forces begin combined tactical field excercise

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 11:00pm
American paratroopers from the 173rd Airborne Brigade "Sky Soldiers," and their allies in the Lithuanian Mechanized Infantry Brigade "Iron Wolf," marked the opening of Exercise Black Arrow 2014 with a ceremony in Rukla, Lithuania, May 12, 2014.

White becomes 10th Soldier to receive Medal of Honor since 9/11

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 11:00pm
Former Sgt. Kyle Jerome White was awarded the Medal of Honor by President Barack Obama at a White House ceremony May 13, 2014, making him the sixth living Army recipient, and the 14th service member overall, to earn the medal in either Iraq or Afghanistan.

White becomes 9th Soldier to receive Medal of Honor since 9/11

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 11:00pm
Former Sgt. Kyle Jerome White was awarded the Medal of Honor by President Barack Obama at a White House ceremony May 13, 2014, making him the sixth living Army recipient, and the 14th from all services, to earn the medal in either Iraq or Afghanistan.