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Move over, Humvee. Army shows off a new ride

Posted May 15, 2017 by Hugh Lessig

The Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) was displayed May 2 at Fort Eustis, Va., attracting a stream of curious on-lookers. That's understandable.

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U.S. Airmen strengthen regional partnerships at ACE 17

Posted June 2, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Abby L. Finkel

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Abby L. Finkel A 493rd Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief from Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, guides an F-15C Eagle onto the taxiway at Rovaniemi Air Base, Finland, May 26, in support of Arctic Challenge 2017. Through exercises like ACE 17, the U.S., allies and partner nations are…

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Airpower on display at Paris Air Show

Posted June 21, 2017 by Tech. Sgt. Ryan Crane

U.S. aircraft and Department of Defense personnel are on display at the Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, France, June 19-25.

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New guided-missile destroyer signals U.S. resolve, PACOM chief says

Posted July 17, 2017 by Cheryl Pellerin

The Navy’s newest Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer sends a signal to allies and adversaries in the Asia-Pacific region that what happens in the region matters to the United States, the commander of U.S. Pacific Command said in Hawaii July 15.

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Army study reveals new findings on human-autonomy interaction

Posted August 11, 2017 by

A team of Army scientists and engineers at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., have challenged long-held views in the area of human-autonomy interaction to change the way science involves people, especially in developing advanced technical systems that involve artificial intelligence and autonomy.

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New modular handgun system, Sig Sauer P320, in testing at Army sites across the country

Posted September 8, 2017 by Tina Ray

Various service members will be at Fort Bragg over the next few weeks for testing of the new modular handgun system, the Sig Sauer P320, for the U.S. Army Operational Test Command based at Fort Hood, Texas.

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Defense

Nimitz completes historic 100,000th catapult shot

Posted September 29, 2017 by Seaman Kennishah J. Maddux

Navy photograph by Seaman Kennishah J. Maddux An F/A-18E Super Hornet, from the “Blue Diamonds” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 146, is the 100,000th aircraft to be launched from catapult two aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68), Sept. 25, 2017, in the Arabian Gulf. Nimitz is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area…

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Defense

40th flies with Formidable Shield

Posted October 25, 2017 by Samuel King Jr.

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Brandi Hansen Senior Airman Clinton Begnoche, from the 510th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, Aviano Air Force Base, Italy, marshals out Lt. Col. John Caldwell, a test pilot from the 85th Test and Evaluation Squadron, during a local area orientation flight. Aircrew from the 40th Flight Test Squadron at Eglin Air…

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Defense

Around the Air Force: Nov. 22

Posted November 22, 2017 by

On this look around the Air Force, the secretary of the Air Force talks logistics at an Officer Symposium and a Delta II rocket is launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.

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Yesterday’s Air Force: Operation Santa

Posted December 20, 2017 by

What started as a simple typo, turned into yearly tradition where every year the North American Aerospace Defense Command helps children all over the world track Santa. Track Santa this year at www.noradsanta.org.

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