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Milestone: Army Ends Its Morse Code Training

Marking what indeed stands as a significant milestone in military training and communications, the U.S. Army’s 304th Military Intelligence Battalion announced this week it is ending its Morse code training at

 Fort Huachuca, AZ.

Army Shooters Among First Named to Compete in Summer Olympics

Five U.S. Army Soldiers—four in the shooting sports—are among the first 100 athletes named to the U.S. Olympic Team scheduled to compete beginning Aug. 5 in the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Army Summer Protocol: O​K to Roll Up Sleeves, Camo Out

It’s summertime. And that means it’s time to roll up your sleeves… even if you’re wearing a long-sleeved camouflage U.S. Army uniform.

Marksmanship Fundamentals Remain Key in Army Basic Training

Amid today’s modern warfare technology and evolving battlefield tactics, instruction in rudimentary rifle marksmanship has not gone out of style as a major portion of U.S. Army basic training.

U.S. Army Special Ops to Use iPhones in Tactical Assault Kits

The U.S. Army Special Operations Command is planning to switch from Android smartphones to iPhones for its Tactical Assault Kits in an effort to improve communications reliability.

Army Athlete Rebuilds Pistol to Compete in Olympic Event

Improvise, adapt and overcome. When push comes to shove, never count out a U.S. Soldier.

The Heckler & Koch MP5 Submachine Gun

The Heckler & Koch MP5 is one of the most recognizable submachine guns that remains in service worldwide.

Classics: Thompson Submachine Gun

The Thompson submachine gun, also known as the “Chicago Typewriter,” had a distinguished military career in addition to its Prohibition-era prominence.

SIG Sauer XM17 Gets Positive Reviews at Aberdeen

An overwhelming number of early users of the new SIG Sauer XM17 pistol, the U.S. Army's new service sidearm, consider it a great addition to the military arsenal.

U.S. Army Looking For Submachine Guns?

The U.S. Army is taking another look at the submachine gun as a more-discreet option for security forces.

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