JATO was an early solution to the problem of overloaded aircraft taking off from short runways. Talk about a steep takeoff!
The Javelin anti-tank guided missile is really a game-changerFeatured
The Javelin can defeat any known type of armor, can bypass frontal cover, and has many other advantages that truly make it a game-changer.
Navigating through the rain at an Army bivouac campFeatured
My decision to push through the rain from my last bivouac location was a good one. Many other candidates would regret not doing the same.
Delta Force Jump Haters Club: Not all operators like skydivingFeatured
Delta Force may be among the most elite operators in the world, but that doesn’t mean they all love jumping out of perfectly good airplanes.
This is the true and violent story of American feuding families Hatfield and McCoyHistory
The famous feud between the Hatfield and the McCoy families lasted almost 30 years and nearly forces two states’ militias to intervene.
Cold-weather adventures in the US ArmyOff Duty
Cold isn’t the only danger out there.
You’re in the Army now, not behind a plow!Off Duty
“Hooah!” We all responded in genuine, earnest, and resounding fear.
How will I do when that time comes? Men in combatFeatured
A short fizzling sound rushed to my ear, ending with a formidably hearty bang. It was mouse-quiet after the blast.
Russia’s new T-14 Armata tank is seen in Ukraine for the first timeUkraine
The M1 Abrams and the Leopards could well face Russia’s new T-14 Armata tank, footage of which was first seen in Ukraine last week.
Old but mighty: The US is sending M109 Paladin howitzers to UkraineOn Duty
The M109 Paladin howitzer might be old but it still packs a strong bite and will help Ukraine in its war against Russia.