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M109 Paladin self-propelled howitzers are transported from Germany to Poland on Jan. 9. A convoy of M109 howitzers was stopped by German police near the Polish border on Thursday, and police found several issues with the convoy and paperwork for the shipment. (Staff Sgt. Corinna Baltos/army).
The U.S. Army has filed a formal complaint about the name and team colors of the Vegas Golden Knights. The complaint argues the NHL team name and colors are too similar to those of the army's parachute team. It's not the first time the Vegas Golden Knights have encountered backlash. The College of ...

Enter Bill Foley: 1967 West Point grad, Air Force veteran (like his dad), majority owner of the unexpectedly good NHL expansion Vegas Golden Knights -- and, apparently, a bane of the U.S. Army's existence. The service filed a complaint Wednesday with the U.S. Patent Office opposing Foley's attempt to ...
A convoy of six US Army M109 Paladin self-propelled howitzers traveling from Poland to military exercises in southern Germany was stopped by German border police on Wednesday because the Polish contractors transporting them had violated several transportation rules. The Paladins, from the 2nd ...
With this type of mental indoctrination, it is likely that many KPA military personnel would rather fight to the death than surrender," says a U.S. Army study of North Korean tactics. The study, titled "Threat Tactics Report: North Korea," was published in October 2015 by the U.S. Army's Training and Doctrine ...
"In the Patent and Trademark Office, the U.S. Army filed its opposition to the Vegas Golden Knights' applications to register the trademark VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS used in connection with the sport of hockey. We strongly dispute the army's allegations that confusion is likely between the Army Golden ...

The U.S. Army has removed security cameras manufactured by a company largely owned by the Chinese government from a military base in Missouri, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday. The move came after The Journal reported on the prevalence of devices made by Hikvision. The Chinese ...
The U.S. Army is struggling to find physically fit recruits and it's a threat to national security, according to a report from researchers at The Citadel, a military college in South Carolina, released Wednesday. The researchers found the issue is particularly evident in 11 Southern states---Alabama, Arkansas, ...
Yet convoys loaded with the US Army's large-caliber cannons are not something law enforcement has to deal with every day. The aforementioned convoy, consisting of trailers ferrying six American M109 self-propelled howitzers to an undisclosed location run by the US Army, was stopped by Saxony traffic ...
Just like many former and current Ohio State Buckeyes did during their high school career, a number of OSU class of 2018 signees participated in the U.S. Army All-American bowl over the weekend. Although safety Josh Proctor and wide out Kamryn Babb didn't play due to injuries, seven future Buckeyes ...
San Antonio, Texas -- After a week of rigorous practices, the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Bowl kicked off Saturday in the Alamodome. The West squad knocked off the East team 17-16 in a tightly contested matchup that included noteworthy highlights from several future Southeastern Conference ...
U.S. Army says Apache helicopters staying in Tupelo. The U.S. Army has announced Tupelo will remain the the home base for an Apache helicopter unit. Posted: Jan. 8, 2018 7:55 PM. Updated: Jan. 8, 2018 7:55 PM. Posted By: Craig Ford. WASHINGTON (WTVA) - The U.S. Army has announced Tupelo will remain the ...
2018 Michigan signees Aidan Hutchinson, Jalen Mayfield and Cameron McGrone got their first taste of being teammates at the U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio. Josh Newkirk/247Sports. Kevin Goheen · @CincyGoGo. Posted 2 hours ago. Stay updated as Michigan rises toward the top of the ...
As part of a formal agreement between the National Parks Service and the U.S. Army, ownership of the Benton small arms Collection at the armory was officially transferred on Monday from the army's Center of Museum History to National Parks Service. In a brief ceremony in the armory's main floor, U.S. ...
The US Army's effort to consolidate multiple vehicle C4ISR systems onto computer cards that could be easily swapped out and tailored to meet specific mission requirements is expected to be ready for implementation in early 2018. Referred to as the C4ISR/Electronic Warfare (EW) Modular Open Suite of ...
The disclosure that the US Army is looking to buy new Lakotas comes about 11 years after the type was selected to free-up frontline types such as the Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk and to enable the phasing out of older types such as the Bell UH-1 'Huey' and OH-58A Kiowa Warrior. The Lakota comes in ...
The U.S. Army liked a tweet mocking President Donald Trump after he claimed he's, like, really smart, which was quickly noticed by twitter users over the weekend. On Saturday, in an effort to defend his mentality stability, Trump tweeted, "...Actually, throughout my life, my two greatest assets have been ...

San Antonio -- Day 4 of U.S. Army All-American Bowl wrapped up the final practices before the nationally-televised game on Saturday. SEC Country Auburn reporter Benjamin Wolk attended the East practice. SEC Country LSU reporter Sam Spiegelman was at the West practice. The two teams practiced ...
Each year, the U.S. Army All-American Bowl hosts an eating competition between teams comprised of players for the East and West football players, band members and even a U.S. Army solider thrown in for good measure. The 2018 edition featured an early lead for the West squad before the East relay ...
San Antonio, Texas -- U.S. Army All-American Game practice resumed on Thursday as the West and East teams split up for a morning sessions at separate locations. Teams will have one last practice on Friday morning before the All-Star exhibition game gets underway on Saturday at noon C.T. Friday's ...
Emerging waterways, lush terrain and tangled bushing make it more difficult for soldiers to track, find and destroy hidden enemies in the jungle - a scenario which is inspiring a current army effort to send a newly configured "jungle boot" to war. A new Version 2 jungle boot is now being fielded to the Army's ...
US military chiefs have ordered scientists to develop swarms of missile-armed drones that can be launched from 'flying aircraft carriers' at a moment's notice. The diktat comes just days after North Korean despot Kim Jong-un boasted of the working "nuclear button" on his desk. The US Army is developing a ...
Eagle Country 99.3 Salutes is presented by U.S. Army Recruiting. Visit the local recruiting office at 906 Green Blvd., Aurora, IN 47001 or call (812) 926-4225. You can also find them on facebook. Once you've submitted a nomination, listen to Eagle Country 99.3 each Thursday at 8:20 a.m. to find out if your ...
San Antonio -- Day 2 of the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Bowl practices brought some big headlines on the LSU beat. With four spots left to fill and several targets in the mix, we received much more insight into which players may work their way into the Tigers' 2018 recruiting class ― as well as who ...
It's a big week in the recruiting world. First, the Under Armour All-American Game is happening on Jan. 4 in Orlando. Then on Jan. 6, the U.S. Army All-American Bowl is happening in San Antonio. In both games, which include the best high school prospects in the country, the Ohio State Buckeyes will have ...
The results of an internal audit of the U.S. Army's budget question the effectiveness of the hundreds of millions in taxpayer dollars the organization spends on marketing and advertising each year. Its conclusions call many of these programs "ineffective," claiming that the majority do not justify the costs.
On September 21st, 2017, a DJI Phantom 4 camera drone flying recreationally near Brooklyn, New York, collided with a US Army Black Hawk helicopter. The chopper received a 1.5-inch dent on one of its main rotor blades, but it was able to land safely. The NTSB has published a new report into the ...
Not only have robots been able to use GPS waypoint technology to travel from one location to another, but the systems have slowly learned how to maneuver independently around other objects or obstacles in real time. Systems like the well-known Packbot progressively leveraged technology to use ...
2017 was a big, big year for military fashion, from the end of the army's legendary gray PT uniform to the embarrassing $94 million in forest camo that uncle Sam ordered up for Afghan soldiers in largely forest-free Afghanistan. But with the Army's latest four-year uniform transition period now winding down, ...
After years in development, the future of vertical lift has finally arrived on the army's doorstep: Bell Helicopter's advanced V-280 Valor tiltrotor prototype finally took its maiden flight at a test facility in Amarillo, Texas, the company announced on Dec. 18 -- a major milestone for a next-gen aircraft designed to ...
On September 21, 2017, just as dusk fell, Vyacheslav Tantashov launched his DJI Phantom 4 drone from a spot near Dyker Beach Park in Brooklyn, just southeast of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. Tantashov wanted to see some spectacular views, he said, and he flew the drone nearly 280 feet up in the air ...
"He's very proud that I'm doing this for the US Army. For the United States in general. He's always had that military background and raised us with the military mentality. There's nothing better than being an American and nothing better than serving the greatest country on earth." Ibitokun and the other troops ...
"So there's one thing the U.S. Army can do, and that is you have got to be ready to ensure that we have military options that our president can employ if needed." The army's top officer, Gen. Mark Milley, said at the same conference that a "full blown war on the Korean Peninsula will be horrific by any stretch ...
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The U.S. Army is looking into the possibility that other companies beyond Bell Helicopter may be able to deliver 150 helicopters of various types over a five year period as part of a larger combined deal on behalf of non-military U.S. government agencies and foreign allies and partners. Ostensibly the plan is ...
The U.S. Army has been busy this year. But, as this photo series shows, there's so much more to military life than those scary headlines like rising tensions with North Korea and a ban on transgender people joining the army. Enjoy this snapshot into non-civilian life: It's epic, scary and somewhat glamorous.
A U.S. Army soldier from Turlock was killed in Iraq on Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Defense said Friday. Spc. Avadon A. Chaves, 20, of Turlock, died at Al Asad, Al Anbar Province, Iraq, from a non-combat related incident, the DoD said. Chaves was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve. He was ...
Defense giant Lockheed Martin has been awarded a nearly $1 billion contract to supply intercept missiles to the U.S. Army and its allies. The $944 million contract is for Patriot interceptors and launchers used to defend against foreign missile attacks. The contract went to Lockheed's missiles and fire control ...
"He's very proud that I'm doing this for the US Army. For the United States in general. He's always had that military background and raised us with the military mentality. There's nothing better than being an American and nothing better than serving the greatest country on earth." Ibitokun and the other troops ...
The US Army performs a variety of missions and duties all over the world every year -- and 2017 was no different. They provided relief to the victims of hurricanes that hit the mainland US and Puerto Rico, as well as artillery support as part of Operation Inherent Resolve. They suffered tragic losses in Niger ...
U.S. Army Green Berets Accused From Within Of Lowering Standards ... Enlarge this image. Members of the United States Army Special Forces, also known as the Green Berets, look through night vision goggles during a training of Afghanistan Special Forces on Sept. 10, in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
soldiers with the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division have been the first to receive the service's' new nine-millimeter pistol. Weapons developers and soldiers say the new M17 and M18 pistol, designed as a followup handgun to the army's current M9 Beretta, is expected to change combat tactics and techniques. "You can ...
SUNRISE (CBSMiami) - This week we meet World War II veteran Joe Wentz, who served overseas from 1944-1947. At the time, Wentz was too young to serve his country but he didn't let that stop him. With his forged birth certificate, he made his way down to the local recruitment office and enlisted.
Dan Andrews contacted me through our Signal Newspaper's weekly notice for veterans to provide me their military branch and years of service and when I learned that he flew Huey helicopters during the Vietnam War, I hoped for an interview. As you can see, Dan agreed and we had a purely excellent ...
The small US Army convoy, consisting of what appears to be two heavy combat engineer support vehicles, experienced trouble on a road near the western Polish town of Lubin, when one of the trucks suddenly experienced problems with the brakes. The convoy pulled to the side of the road to examine the ...
In response to a requirement to refresh targetry at the US Army National Training Centre (NTC) at Fort Irwin, California, and the Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) at Fort Polk, Louisiana, Theissen has developed a laser Target Interface (LTI) and improved communications for its Stationary Infantry ...
While many World War II veterans have had difficulty telling the stories of their military service, Howard Tudhope is able to look back on his time serving in Europe with mostly fond memories, especially of his time as a switchboard operator for the 213th anti-aircraft headquarters unit of the U.S. Army.
Had the Cold War turned hot, there would have been no escape for the U.S. garrison in West Berlin. Marooned in a city more than 100 miles inside Communist East Germany, the U.S. Berlin Brigade--and the British and French garrisons as well--would certainly have been overwhelmed by Soviet and East ...
Regardless, Adams will be among the nation's top players competing at the U.S army All-American Bowl, which kicks off Saturday, Jan. 6 in San Antonio at 1 p.m. ET on NBC. "I'm looking to get some more exposure," Adams said of the game. "I'm used to playing Florida people and now I can showcase my ...
Photo 1 of 2: Representatives from the Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) and U.S. Army Africa planners meet to coordinate for Shared Accord 2018 at the Rwanda Military Academy in Gako, Rwanda 27 Nov. -1 Dec. in ... Timothy Collier, United States Army Africa, SA18 exercise senior mentor. " Exercises such ...


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