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"This bill reflects what our military leaders have recommended in countless meetings and briefings and demonstrates our commitment to restoring military readiness, force modernization efforts, and maintaining technological superiority on the ...
Once the army Black Hawk helicopter leaves, the only sounds are crampons crunching ice and the distant ping-ping-ping of ice picks and trowels used by soldiers and airmen from across the state who have volunteered for a solemn mission - Operation ...

He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army within the Armor branch. He will report to Fort Benning, Ga. in August to complete Armor Basic Officer Leaders Course and Ranger school.
To maintain a tenuous peace in northern Syria, U.S. Army Rangers in Stryker vehicles have been conducting "deterrence" patrols along the restless border area reporting on border violations and cross border skirmishes between U.S.
Fans of the X-Men films know Stryker as a mutant-hating military man, but the comics version is a rabid, devoted preacher convinced that he is on a holy mission to wipe Satanic mutants off the face of the Earth.
The exercise is preparing 2-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team for their National Training Center rotation at Fort Irwin, California, which will take place later this year.

KALAMAZOO, MI -- A vehicle traveling south on U.S. 131 crashed through the median and collided with two northbound vehicles, causing multiple injuries, police said. The three-vehicle crash happened after noon Wednesday, June 21, on U.S. 131 after M-43 ...
The latest General Dynamics Land Systems - Canada LAV 700 in command post vehicle configuration. This is fitted with a roof-mounted Kongsberg Protector remote weapon station armed with .50 M2 HB MG and co-axial MG.
Yakima, WA - Right now, thousands of soldiers are participating in a military exercise at the Yakima Training Center. This is the largest exercise the ... Over 6,000 soldiers are training for Stryker Brigade Combat Team certification. "When we go ...
Despite being in physical pain from the cancer, and agonizing over the thought of leaving her children without a mom, she established a foundation with her husband, Brian Muller, to support military families fighting pancreatic cancer. She also became ...
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Jon Stryker is Michigan's most philanthropic billionaire since 2000, according to a new report by The Chronicle of Philanthropy.
WASHINGTON - Iron Fist - a system developed by IMI Systems (formerly Israel Military Industries) and General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems that has flown under the radar - is poised to be chosen as the interim active protection system ...
A Stryker vehicle heads out for a drill at the Yakima Training Center last week. ... The Washington National Guard's 81st Brigade is switching from tanks to lighter-armored Stryker vehicles, which the Guard says are better for quickly moving through ...
A small armored wedge with a remote-controlled turret: is this what the Israel Defense Force's future armored vehicles will look like?
Mark Reis had a dust bath while covering Fort Carson training from the back of a Stryker vehicle in March, 2017. Photo by Tom Roeder.
Printer-friendly version. For more than two decades, the U.S. military owned the skies when it came to the employment of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) or drones.
"We gained a lot of weight in the process, and so in order to return the vehicle to its original mobility we've shifted focus to mobility power generation, engine upgrades, suspension upgrades [and] power generation upgrades for the double-V hull ...

Washington National Guard's 81st Brigade is in the midst of switching from tanks to lighter-armored Stryker vehicles, which the Guard says are better for quickly moving through the roads and terrain of Washington, officials said Tuesday during a ...
Military scientist William Stryker invades the X-mansion, the home and school of the X-Men, and somehow knows Wolverine by name.
Its products are installed on various types of U.S. military land vehicles, such as the Abrams and Bradley fighting vehicles, Light Armored and Armored Security Vehicles, and have been selected for installation on the Stryker family of vehicles. Optex ...
On his last tour at Fort Carson, Hodne led the post's 1st Brigade Combat Team as it transitioned from 72-ton M-1 tanks to nimble eight-wheeled Stryker vehicles. On his return, Hodne said hopes to refamiliarize himself with the base. "A lot has changed ...
the Pentagon has purchased active-protection systems to test out on Abrams tanks and Bradley and Stryker armored vehicles, and may even mount them on lighter vehicles, like the successor to the Humvee, according to a report from Scout Warrior. "The ...
the Pentagon has purchased active-protection systems to test out on Abrams tanks and Bradley and Stryker armored vehicles, and may even mount them on lighter vehicles, like the successor to the Humvee, according to a report from Scout Warrior. "The ...
army Spc. Allison Clevenger, a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear specialist with the U.S. Army Reserve's 300th Chemical Company from Morgantown, W.Va.
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New pictures from the fighting between Philippine government forces and guerrillas aligned with the Islamic State show armored vehicles with ad hoc wood armor. The images of the Philippine army Cadillac Gage V-150 armored car, circulated on twitter, ...
The army has purchased an emerging technology for Abrams tanks, Bradleys and Strykers designed to give combat vehicles an opportunity identify, track and destroy approaching enemy rocket-propelled grenades in a matter of milliseconds, service officials ...
Syrian Democratic Forces and Kurdish militias - outfitted with American small arms and backed by U.S. military advisers, with a deluge of GPS-guided munitions from coalition aircraft - have reportedly launched a three-pronged attack on the de facto ...
Meggitt Training Systems unveiled a new desktop training system for Stryker vehicle crew at the annual CANSEC conference in Ottawa.
... warfare (particularly versus the Russians) has the U.S. Army testing APS with Abrams tanks and Bradley infantry fighting vehicles. APS systems will almost certainly be part of the next round of upgrades for both, as well as the Stryker interim ...
From the Sherman tanks in the Battle of the Bulge to the Abrams tanks in the second Battle of Fallujah, and even the Strykers that carried infantryman during "the surge," the army's armored vehicles have performed valiantly in our nation's most ...
Also on display were current military tools, including an Apache helicopter, a M77 Howitzer and Stryker vehicles. "What we like to do is bring equipment of an earlier age and compare it to equipment used today," said army veteran Joseph Berg, who is ...
With the Iraqi city of Mosul almost entirely rid of ISIS forces, the U.S. military is gearing up to take on the terrorist group's Syrian capital of Raqqa, arming Kurdish militias and other local forces for an all-out assault that's expected to commence ...
The director of two area military cemeteries is set to speak June 5 at the veterans Association of North County Resource Center in Oceanside.
... on the wall, 27 of the veterans are from Cayuga County and two of them are from the Port Byron school district, including Spec.
ArcelorMittal USA President and Chief Executive Officer John Brett said his company has a history of supporting military capabilities dating back to predecessor companies like Bethlehem steel Corp.
The proposed Fiscal Year 2018 army budget will modernize only 20 Abrams tanks and 135 Bradley Fighting Vehicles (there are more the 6,000 of each in the inventory) and will not procure any new Stryker combat vehicles. Due to a lack of spare parts and ...
In 2013, a 30-kilowatt High Energy laser Mobile Demonstrator on a large truck shot down dozens of mortar rounds and several drones.
When army Specialist Robert Joseph Allen died in 2012, he was an experienced soldier who had driven Stryker armored vehicles in combat in Iraq. Yet when his remains were returned home to Dade City, Fla., there was little recognition of his military ...
US Army soldiers, assigned to 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division Stryker Brigade Combat Team "Arctic Wolves," transport equipment using snowshoes and ahkio sleds during an arctic-mobility squad competition in the Yukon Training Area, Fort Wainwright, ...
An unnamed service member died May 26 in Syria after a vehicle rollover accident, the Department of Defense announced. It also has yet to release his service branch.
The first speaker will be Matt Murphy, a Rochester resident who lost his leg on Sept. 14, 2009, while he was leading a squad of nine in Afghanistan.
A Turkish military statement said Tuesday's strikes were carried out to prevent the PKK from sending "terrorists, arms, ammunition and explosives to Turkey", adding that the operation was conducted "within the scope of the global law".
The US Army's 2nd Cavalry Regiment, stationed in Vilsek, Germany, is evaluating Saab's Barracuda Mobile Camouflage System (MCS) on its 8x8 Stryker Infantry Combat Vehicles. This is the first field evaluation of the Barracuda MCS conducted by the US ...
Saab official Scott Caldwell said that four Strykers have been outfitted with the company's mobile camouflage system (MCS) by the army's 2nd Cavalry Regiment, stationed in Vilsek, Germany. Currently the vehicles are engaged in force-on-force exercises ...
Stockholm - A U.S. Army cavalry regiment in Germany is testing a Stryker upgrade that could increase the vehicle's survivability as the service conducts training exercises in Europe meant to deter Russia. ... Caldwell described the mobile camouflage ...
Shippensburg University army ROTC cadets and spectators removed their caps as a Blackhawk helicopter landed on the Shippensburg University recreation fields for the ROTC event Cadet for a Day Thursday afternoon.
A recent US Army exercise to test various anti-drone weapons tried out customized .50 caliber firearms, acoustic sensors to pinpoint the drone's location and jeep-mounted jammer devices meant to knock drones out of the sky.
Earlier MFIX exercises had tested a counter-drone Stryker, with radar and optical sensors to detect drones, plus jammers to scramble drones' datalinks, causing them to lose contact with their operators and even crash.
Under the new plan, the US military will ship small arms, ammunition, machine guns, armored vehicles and engineering equipment to the YPG, according to Pentagon officials.


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