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Construction complete on CAE’s new Dothan Training Center

– Army Fixed-Wing Flight Training Program to begin by first quarter calendar 2017-

The Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), the world’s largest military simulation and training event, CAE announced that it has completed construction and received the occupancy certificate for its new… 582 more words


What Was the Importance of Bill Mauldin to WWII Infantrymen?

Bill Mauldin once said that the infantryman “gives more and gets less than anybody else.”[1]He knew this from his experience on the front lines with K Company, 180th Infantry Regiment, of the 45th Division. 226 more words

Military History

General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Army has announced the following assignments:

Maj. Gen. John W. Charlton, vice director for joint force development, J-7, Joint Staff, Suffolk, Virginia, to commanding general, U.S. 162 more words

Department Of Defense

Gustavo Gutierrez CRNA Proud of Sapper Designation

Gustavo Gutierrez CRNA completed the Sapper Leader Course while in the US Army. In many modern day military forces, which employ the term Corps of Engineers to designate brigades of sappers, the term is the equivalent of the rank of private in the chain of command. 224 more words


FALLEN HEROES - Sgt. John W. Perry, 30, Pfc. Tyler R. Iubelt, 20

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel.  They died Nov. 12 of injuries sustained from an improvised explosive device in Bagram, Afghanistan.  43 more words

Department Of Defense

WIRED: The US Military Launches “Hack the Army,” Its Most Ambitious Bug Bounty Yet

WIRED: The US Military Launches “Hack the Army,” Its Most Ambitious Bug Bounty Yet. “Announced by outgoing secretary of the Army Eric Fanning, the program asks hackers to vet and find flaws in the Army’s digital recruiting infrastructure. 60 more words

Security & Legal Issues

Thank a Hero, #VeteransDay

Here’s my annual Veteran’s day post in memory of my father, “our” veteran. For a moving description of what it means to be a veteran, please also see… 893 more words