2 Fort Carson Soldiers Injured in Second Apache Helicopter Crash in 48 Hours

AH-64 Apache helicopter flies over Fort Carson

Two soldiers were hospitalized with minor injuries after their AH-64 Apache helicopter went down Wednesday evening during a routine training exercise out of Fort Carson, Colorado, base officials confirmed Thursday. The crash is the second in just 48 hours involving an Army Apache; the airframe has seen several other incidents over the last year that […]

Nearly 1 in 3 Female Recruits Were Injured in Army Basic Training Last Year

Combat lifesaver course at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Women are at least twice as likely as men to be injured in Army basic training, according to data collected over six years by the service. Most of those injuries were musculoskeletal — meaning they affect the bones, muscles, joints and tendons of female recruits. Military.com obtained the injury data as the Army is looking […]