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First-person shooters: The future of Army research, development, force capabilities

In an effort to further develop and enhance ‘Force 2025? capabilities, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command’s Army Capabilities Integration Center held a pilot test for Early Synthetic Prototyping here, Monday through Thursday. The Early Synthetic Prototyping, or ESP, uses […]

US Congress passes $584 billion defense bill

The US Congress adopted a massive US defense spending bill for 2015 Friday which includes emergency funding for military operations against Islamic jihadists in Iraq and Syria, as requested by President Barack Obama. The legislation passed 89 votes to 11 […]

Navy Tests New Unmanned Underwater Vehicle at JEBLC-FS

The U.S. Navy completed tests on the GhostSwimmer unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story (JEBLC-FS), Dec. 11. GhostSwimmer is the latest in a series of science-fiction-turned-reality projects developed by the chief of naval operations’ Rapid […]

German Army Begins Modernising Battle Tank Fleet with the LEOPARD 2 A7

To mark the handover of the first of an initial 20 LEOPARD 2 A7 tanks to the German Army, Frank Haun, Chairman of the Board of Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) welcomed numerous guests from the worlds of politics, the military and […]

Top 100 Arms Firms See Sales Decline

Sales of arms and military services by the largest arms-producing companies—the SIPRI Top 100—totalled $402 billion in 2013 according to new data on international arms production launched today by SIPRI. This is the third consecutive year of decline in the […]

Japan to Buy AIM-120C7 AMRAAM Missiles

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Japan for AIM-120C7 AMRAAM missiles and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of $33 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the […]

Greece to Buy CH-47D Chinook Helicopters

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Greece for CH-47D Chinook helicopters and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of $150 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the […]

The heroes of Lindt Cafe

The Australian Courier tells the story of the two folks who lost their lives in the Lindt Cafe in Sydney today; Both died while doing extremely brave acts. Lindt cafe manager Tori Johnson was wrestling a gun from hostage taker Man Haron Monis when he was killed. Mother-of-three Katrina Dawson, who had stopped at the […]

RIP, Lt Onoda

5 days agoIndustries / Military : OPFOR

Might we say, a good man in a (very) bad cause? A Japanese soldier who hunkered down in the jungles of the Philippines for nearly three decades, refusing to believe that World War II had ended, has died in Tokyo. Hiroo Onoda was 91 years old. Show More Summary

AEI/Heritage Project for the Common Defense Weekly Read Board (Navy)

Navy: "Air Sea Battle and Offshore Control Are Not Mutually Exclusive: The Case for a Full Spectrum U.S. Conventional Deterrent in East Asia," by Jon Solomon (Information Dissemination, 12/08/14) "Air Sea Battle and Offshore ControlShow More Summary

Scenes From Navy's Win over Army in the 115th Army-Navy Game

Military.com was live on the scene for the 17-10 Navy victory and we've got a gallery of exclusive game day images.

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