US Army Lt. Gen. Stephen J. Townsend, commanding general of XVIII Airborne Corps based at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, assumed command of Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve during a transfer of authority ceremony on Monday August 21. Army Gen. Joseph L. Votel, U.S. Central Command’s commanding general, presided over the ceremony in which command
The drunken-driving case that blew the cover of a civilian who allegedly pretended to be a soldier to live in a Fort Bragg barracks is postponed again.
The U.S. military uses Humvees manufactured by AM General in numerous ways -- even dropping them from the sky with parachutes.
The 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg is getting a new commander.
Fort Bragg will soon welcome a new general officer.
Footage from a US Air Force drop at Fort Bragg, NC has emerged showing the loading and far more dramatic unloading of Humvees from a C-17 Globemaster. Continue reading Watch the Air Force drop Humvees out the back of a plane Watch the Air Force drop Humvees out the back of a plane originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:01:00 EDT. Show More Summary
AiirSource Military has shared footage of fearless paratroopers from the 101st and 82nd Airborne Division static line jumping from a Boeing C-17 Globemaster III aircraft over Fort Bragg‘s Sicily Drop Zone in North Carolina. via reddit More Related Laughing Squid Posts‘Chasing Horizons’, A Photographer Chases the Sunset Across Every Time Zone in an 8-Hour FlightMartin […]
Awe-inspiring video of dozens of members of the U.S. military’s 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions, all packed into C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, then doing a static line jump over a test drop zone at Fort Bragg, NC. It’s mindblowing that nobody’s chutes got tangled doing this.
The culinary specialists cooking up hot meals for soldiers across Fort Bragg will get a new look next spring.
Road trip! Steve Lopez explores California's 1,100-mile coastline July 22, 2016, 9:30 a.m. On the 40th anniversary of California's Coastal Act, Los Angeles Times columnist Steve Lopez is on a road trip from Oregon to Mexico to explore the state's 1,100 miles of beaches, wetlands, wave-pounded coves,...
Paratroopers shuffled to the doors bathed in a red light, and one-by-one they stepped out into the dark.
The Air Force's support to Fort Bragg has been on a steady decline in recent months, according to numbers provided by Sen. Thom Tillis.
Noted ball-hawk Zack Hample caused a firestorm Sunday when he began tweeting from a Marlins-Braves game held at Fort Bragg (N.C.). Now, he finds himself in a he-said-he-said argument with another of baseball’s superfans over the circumstances of his attendance. Hample attended the game looking to add to his collection of more than 9,000 baseballs caught […]
The Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves played a game Sunday at Fort Bragg, a military base in North Carolina. It was the first MLB game to be played at an active base, and the crowd was filled with military members. Also in that crowd was ballhawk Zack Hample. Read more...
Zack Hample, the baseball fan known for being the greatest “ball-hawk” the game has ever seen for his ability to (...)
Appreciation of the military is often perfunctory in sports, but MLB managed to give a baseball game and normalcy to baseball fans. Retired Sgt. 1st Class Cecil James Barnes leads what is, as far as anybody can tell, the world’s fastest-ever volunteer tarp crew. Show More Summary
Fort Bragg commemorative baseballs? Oh yes! Martin Prado just tossed this to me after the 3rd inning. pic.twitter.com/OQoGJfExbR — Zack Hample (@zack_hample) July 4, 2016 Zack Hample, a “professional” ballhawk, literally wrote the book on how to catch baseballs at major league games. Show More Summary
Ballhawk Zack Hample has caught heat for attending an MLB game intended only for Department of Defense employees.
Brian Snitker will never forget Sunday night -- for reasons that had nothing to do with the latest loss for his Atlanta Braves.
The Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins played a baseball game at Fort Bragg on Sunday night. Professional ballhawk Zack Hample was there. (...)