Americans everywhere are preparing for a long weekend in observance of Presidents’ Day, and mail clerks around the force are no exception. Below is the 2022 Sandboxx print schedule that may impact the delivery of your letter, as well as the base mailroom closures. Note: this schedule is subject to change, but is based on […]
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When signing up for the Army, making a choice between Army Active Duty and Army Reserve is one many encounter before they put pen to paper on their contract. If you aren’t sure which one is better or best for you, here’s a rundown on what to expect on Active Duty Army and Reserve Duty. […]
Earlier this year, American intelligence officials revealed that China had conducted a largely successful test of a new hypersonic fractional orbital bombardment weapon that entered earth’s orbit before reentering and impacting miles away from its intended target. The news prompted a slew of headlines about China shocking the world with an advanced new hypersonic missile; […]
Now more than a month into Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the embattled nation’s defensive forces have seemingly made the impossible commonplace, halting Russian ground forces on multiple fronts and somehow managing to keep the nation’s airspace contested despite Russia’s overwhelming numbers. Russia’s Air Force, considered the second largest in the world behind only the United […]
In the 1980s, a controversial radar-hunting weapon system known as the AGM-136 Tacit Rainbow blurred the lines between missile and drone, leading to a loitering anti-radiation missile that could suppress or destroy enemy air defenses like no other weapon before it or since. Amid a slew of bad press, underwhelming performance, and a crumbling Soviet […]
The Flux Raider can turn a pistol into a PDW in about 10 seconds and has some real potential for military use.
At Sandboxx, we are always working hard to listen to our customers and families. In this series, learn more about people who utilize Sandboxx to stay connected with their recruits and service members. Meet Emely, a Marine Corps partner. Sandboxx made it easier for her to reach out to her recruit, and even kept him […]
Lockheed’s legendary Skunk Works designed and built the world’s first operational stealth aircraft… and the Air Force’s first stealth pole.
Raising a family while one parent serves on active duty can be tough, but it can be a whole lot tougher when money gets tight. Now, the Defense Department is looking to ease that burden while empowering military spouses to achieve their goals with a new effort called the MilSpouse Money Mission. Related: Advice for […]
The military does a lot of things, from humanitarian aid missions to security operations for the world’s shipping lanes, but without a doubt, the thing the military excels at is war-fighting. Specializing in such a dramatic and chaotic enterprise requires a great deal of preparation, planning, and above all else, communicating. In fact, communication plays […]