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The elite soldiers who go in way ahead of everybody else

The elite soldiers who go in way ahead of everybody else

The Army's pathfinders are elite airborne infantrymencapable of slipping into enemy territory to prepare drop zones and landing zones, conduct reconnaissance, placenavigational aids, provide air traffic control, and recover wounded personnel., 3 weeks ago

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Alaska Star, 2 weeks ago

PAC-FIRE 2 LAST - The CAG had said the Indian army was without specialised parachutes for over a decade.

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. It had also raised questions on the functioning of army aviation corps, the cantonment boards, and shortfall in the availability of BMP infantry combat vehicles in the Indian army. "Combat free fall (CFF) parachutes ...
 Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago Hobby becomes life with Army Golden Knights  DVIDS1 week ago CAG raps Defence Ministry over ageing assets in Army aviation corps  ZeeNews.com1 month ago PTI - CAG-ARMY - CAG raps def min over ageing assets in army aviation corps  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
Indian Express

PAC to Study Fire Mishaps in Rail Coaches, Lack of Special Parachutes for Army

NEW DELHI: A key parliamentary committee has selected 31 additional subjects, including CAG's reports of fire accidents in passenger coaches of Indian Railways and lack of specialised parachutes with the army, for examination this year. The ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago

Fort Bragg Soldiers Tackle Expert Infantry Badge

| by Eight hundred and eighty-eight paratroopers began Monday morning, seeking to earn one of the most coveted and most challenging badges in the U.S. Army . By Wednesday morning, only 262 of the soldiers remained in the running for the Expert ...
 Military.com1 day ago With 1-in-10 odds of success, Fort Bragg soldiers strive for Expert Infantry Badge  Stars and Stripes2 days ago

World War II Veteran To Reunite With Wartime Girlfriend

Just before daybreak on 6th June 1944, men of the US 101st Airborne Division parachuted into the French countryside, about five miles inland from a three-mile-long beach codenamed Utah. The beach was one of six that had been selected as sites for ...
 War History Online1 week ago

Remembering War (X): While nearly half of the brigade was dying…

Editor's Introduction: After Tarak Barkawi delivered a few lectures to captains and first sergeants from 4thBrigade (Airborne), 25thInfantry, one first sergeant said to me, It is about f***ing time someone taught us this stuff. I had attended Ranger ...
 MyInforms14 hours ago

Syria's 1956 Request for Soviet Military Intervention

Click Here to Download "Two Squadrons and their Pilots" as a PDF. CWIHP Working Paper #77 February 2016 Yair Even Introduction The Kremlin's recent decision to deploy military forces in Syria, including dozens of fighter planes, is ...
 Wilson Center15 hours ago

Russia's anti-terrorist drills in Kurils crowned with live fire exercise

VLADIVOSTOK, February 5. /TASS/. Troops of the joint force grouping of Russia's Eastern Military District have conducted an anti-terrorist exercise in the Kuril Islands in which drilled actions to block a simulated illegal armed group. The maneuvers ...
 Tass.ru1 day ago
War History Online

South Philly street named after war vet Bill Guarnere

World War Two veteran Bill Guarnere , whose story was told in the television series, Band of Brothers, has now had a street named after him in South Philadelphia. Bill died just over a year ago and now local Philadelphia officials have ensured ...
 War History Online1 day ago Wild Bill Guarnere Easy Company Band of Brothers Statue Dedicated  War History Online1 month ago

Allen West: Black History Month Is About Recalling Church's Influence, Not Bondage of Economic Enslavement

Allen West with his parents, Buck and Snooks. (Image Courtesy of As of Monday, it's now Black History Month, a time to reflect and celebrate the achievements of American blacks in this great nation. We must look to the past in ...
 CNS News2 days ago
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