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Network Integration Evaluation 16.2

Army prepares to test enhanced network operation tools at NIE 16.2

To make it easier for Soldiers to manage the vast tactical communications network, the Army plans to operationally evaluate newly enhanced and simplified network...
China Army

China restructures military as Xi eyes ‘strong army’

China has unveiled changes to the structure of its military, adding three new units, described by President Xi Jinping as "a major policy decision...
2015 Fort Benning Multi-gun Challenge

Multi-gun challenge gives public glimpse of US Army training

FORT BENNING, Ga.: Families, Soldiers and civilians spent three days learning about Army training while competing in a three-gun competition at Krilling Range during...
M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank during Operation Atlantic Resolve

US Army begins positioning equipment in Eastern Europe

Equipment for the European Activity Set, or EAS, is scheduled to be turned in to the first forward-positioned sites beginning this week, Defense Department...

New autonomous robot extends communication beyond line-of-sight

JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST: Army engineers demonstrated autonomous robots as part of a teaming effort to evolve natural interaction between Soldiers and autonomous systems during...

U.S. Army Orders 12 More UH-72A Lakota Helicopters

HERNDON, Va: The United States Army has exercised $65.8 million in contract options for 12 additional UH-72A Lakota helicopters and associated mission equipment packages....
Q-53 Radar System

U.S. Army Buys Seven More Q-53s

When troops need to set up and quickly track incoming threats, they rely on battlefield-proven 360-degree protection provided by the Lockheed Martin AN/TPQ-53 (Q-53)...

M119 howitzer still plays critical role for US Army

More than two decades have passed since the first M119 howitzer rolled off the production line at Rock Island Arsenal - Joint Manufacturing and...

‘Iron Rangers’ support Total Army Concept during exercise

Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, partnered with the 91st Training Support Division, July...

Mindfulness-based stress reduction finds a place in the military

Mindfulness-based meditation and the military are generally two things that one would not associate with one another. But on Fort Sam Houston, Texas, Dr. Valerie...