Army Optimistic Current Recruiting Trend Will Continue

US Department of Defense, WASHINGTON: The largest of the services, the Army is also the most heavily deployed, and with its one-year "boots-on-the-ground" deployment...

ATK Receives $266 Million In Small Caliber Ammunition Orders

ATK has received orders totaling more than $266 million for small caliber ammunition under an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract with the U.S. Army...

South Korea holds mass civil defence drill amid tension

SEOUL: South Korea launched its biggest-ever civil defence drill amid high tensions over North Korea's deadly artillery attack last month and its nuclear programmes. Sirens...

Northrop Grumman Integrating, Fielding Counter-Mortar Capability

Northrop Grumman , HUNTSVILLE: The U.S. Army has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation as the prime contractor for the Counter-Rocket, Artillery, Mortar (C-RAM) Integration and...

CH-47D Chinook Helicopters Resume Flying Operations

Army has lifted the precautionary suspension of flying operations for the CH-47D Chinook helicopter. The suspension was put in place on 30 September following the...

Strykers Gear Up for New Mission in Afghanistan

US Department of Defense, WASHINGTON: The Army’s Stryker armored vehicle will get its first crack at the resurgent Taliban and terrorist strongholds in Afghanistan...

Germany, France to Jointly Develop ‘Leopard 3’ Tank

Germany and France are considering cooperation on developing a successor to the tank "Leopard 2." The current model has been in service since 1979,...

Soldiers test network, shape future of Army

The Army has committed 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, to evaluate new technologies and network capabilities that are shaping the Army's evolving...

Army samples ocean floor for underwater munitions project

Five miles off the southern coast of Oahu, Hawaii, a three-person submersible was lifted off the back of a boat by a mechanical crane....