Successfully Navigating Military Boot Camp: 6 Tips for Physical Readiness

Successfully Navigating Military Boot Camp: 6 Tips for Physical Readiness

There are specific similarities and differences between the service branches, but you can group the six services in pairs and see how they compare and contrast. Pairs such as the Navy and Coast Guard, Air Force and Space Force, and Army and Marine Corps have more similarities than differences. Depending on which branch you’re choosing, […]

Army Destroys World War II Landmine Found by Hiker in Colorado Forest near Camp Hale

World War II-era landmine found by a hiker in the White River National Forest near Camp Hale

The Army has deployed an explosives demolition team and destroyed a World War II-era landmine found by a hiker in the White River National Forest near Camp Hale, Eagle County Sheriff officials announced on Tuesday. The hiker contacted sheriff deputies on July 20 and told them about a gray metal device with yellow letters on it that appeared to […]

Army Pre-Boot Camp Course Expanded as Recruiting Challenge Looms

U.S. Army Future Soldier Preparatory Course.

The Army is expanding its pre-basic training course this month so that soldiers who fall below the service’s physical fitness and academic standards can try to clear both hurdles at once — rather than choosing one or the other track — before entering boot camp. And a new Army pilot program that is part of […]