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Rocky Research didn’t set out to create a new type of armor—far from it. When the new material first slid out of the company’s production oven, it caused considerable consternation. A worker responsible for cutting the material into usable shapes...
Imagine trying to explain Little League, college ball and Major League as a distinct each, without understanding they are all forms of baseball. Each is slightly different, but their commonalities help explain their differences. It seems that too...
As he prepares to step down June 30 as president and CEO of the Association of the U.S. Army, retired Army Gen. Gordon R. Sullivan is deeply concerned about the future. Not his, but the Army’s. “We may be living a tragedy,” said the 78-year-old...
Bradley Fighting Vehicles from the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division at the JRTC.
It is Day No. 6 of the 13-day crucible known as a Joint Readiness Training Center rotation. Your unit is tired and every element, from the staff working on the next battle update brief to the private guarding his unit’s perimeter, is stressed to the...
The military conflict between Russia and Ukraine is now in its 25th month. What began as a relatively bloodless superpower intervention in Crimea and morphed into a proxy “separatist” insurrection in the Donbass region has turned into a two-year-...
One hundred years ago, President Woodrow Wilson signed the National Defense Act of 1916 establishing the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps. Throughout the following century, the U.S. and its Army faced numerous challenges both at home and abroad...
As the Army adapts to multiple operational environments and a constantly evolving enemy threat, so must our leaders and leadership development. Understanding and having the ability to implement Mission Command, and balancing the art of command with...
Former Army Spc. Tim Duer had been working in computer information systems at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, for just a couple of weeks last October when an email made the rounds noting that the facility planned to mark the...
U.S. Troops in French Battle Get Respect Rock of the Marne: The American Soldiers Who Turned the Tide Against the Kaiser in World War I. Stephen L. Harris. Berkley Caliber. 368 pages. $27.95 Buy Now By Lt. Col. Timothy R. Stoy , U.S. Army retired...