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  1. RDECOM's road map to modernizing the Army: Long-range precision firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | The United States Army

    New York National Guard Soldiers assigned to Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 258th Field Artillery, load a round into a M777 Howitzer, at Fort Drum, N.Y., May 22, 2018. The Army and the Navy are developing tactical missiles that will have seekers to precisely hit moved, moving or poorly located targets in an anti-access and area denial environment.

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  2. Army veterinary clinic helps Military Working Dog get back on its feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | The United States Army

    Maj Renee Krebs, Veterinary Medical Center Europe Deputy Director and Veterinary Surgeon, greets Alex, Military Working Dog from the 91st Military Police Battalion, 16th Military Police Brigade, prior to surgery. After Alex suffered extensive shrapnel wounds during an suicide bomber attack in Afghanistan, doctors decided to amputate the leg in order to relieve Alex of pain and provide a faster recovery time.

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  3. 1st Brigade Combat Team Soldiers receive awards for valorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | The United States Army

    Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division were awarded the Bronze Star Medal with Valor device and the Army Commendation Medal with Valor device for their heroic actions under fire against the Taliban while serving in Afghanistan. Brig.

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  4. Department of the Army announces upcoming 2nd Brigade Combat Team,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | The United States Army

    The Department of the Army announced today the winter 2018 deployment to Afghanistan of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division stationed at Fort Drum, New York. The 2nd Brigade Combat Team will replace the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division as part of a regular rotation of forces to support Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

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  5. Counter-IED: Defeating the unseenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | The United States Army

    A group of Soldiers with 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountian Division act as a mock Explosive Ordnance Disposal squad, clearing a road while marking or clearing simulated IED's with the help of the THOR III, a man-portable device used to defeat radio-controlled improvised explosive devices and disrupt enemy communications on the battlefield, during 1BCT's Company Crew Specialist Course, July 11, 2018. U.S. Army Spc.

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  6. First combat training capability enhances associated units pilot, joint relationshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | The United States Army

    National Guard Soldiers participating in a combat training capability conduct a battery defense, June 13, 2018, at Fort Drum, N.Y. National Guard Soldiers conduct a training reconnaissance mission as a part of their xCTC rotation, June 12, 2018, at Fort Drum, N.Y. FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Approximately 3,500 Soldiers from the 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team of the U.S. National Guard and the 10th Mountain Division partnered together to complete their first eXportable Combat Training Capability, or XCTC, rotation to coincide with the Army's directive two-week long joint pilot training program, known as the Associated Units Program, June 6 to 19. Shortly after the pilot program initiative was released in March 2016, Army Chief of Staff Gen.

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  7. 10th Mountain Division prepares for electronic warfare in fight against near-peer adversariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | The United States Army

    Members of the Space and Missile Defense Center set up STEAVE, a training device used to interfere with navigational systems, during Falcon's Peak on April 18, 2018 around Fort Drum, N.Y. The device was used to interfere with the navigational capabilities of 10th Combat Aviation Brigade aircraft flying during an air assault mission. FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- U.S. supremacy is increasingly contested in the land, air, maritime, space and cyberspace domains -- and the electromagnetic spectrum -- as rivals innovate and leverage technology.

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  8. US Soldiers train Nigerian infantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The United States Army

    A U.S. soldier, left, coaches his Nigerian counterpart during a training exercise at a remote military compound located about 145 miles north of Abuja, Nigeria, Feb. 14, 2018. Twelve U.S. Soldiers provided tactics and training instruction to about 200 Nigerian army soldiers from the 26th Infantry Battalion.

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  9. Enlisted aide: unique job is masterful blend of culinary arts, military serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The United States Army

    Sgt. Samantha Poe, enlisted aide to Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley, prepares her pastry dish during the 43rd Joint Culinary Training Exercise at Fort Lee, Virginia.

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  10. Robots to extend reach of battlefield control, says Army robotics expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | The United States Army

    Retired Army 1st Sgt. Landon Jackson, a customer support manager with Roboteam, attends the NDIA-sponsored 2018 Ground Robotics Capabilities Conference & Exposition in Springfield, Va., April 10, 2018.

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  11. Lighter, faster, smaller equipment needed for Soldiers to win, says Gen. TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | The United States Army

    U.S. Soldiers assigned to Lightning Troop, 3rd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment, move from one position to another while pulling security during Command Post Exercise Weasel near the Bemowo Piskie Training Area, Poland, Feb. 6, 2018. Training exercises such as this will continue to help Soldiers increase their lethality for future combat, according to Gen.

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  12. 10th Mountain Division brings lethality to the sky in air assault trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The United States Army

    Spc. Marciel Cruz, a crew chief with C Company, 2-10 Assault Helicopter Battalion, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division , instructs Soldiers on properly exiting a helicopter and establishing lines of fire at Fort Drum, New York, on February 2. The air assault operation lasted six days, with Aviators training and executing the air movement with three companies of Soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division .

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  13. Despite the cold, 10th Mountain Division keeps up the heat in special combat training eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The United States Army

    Chief Warrant Officer 4 Miller of Fort Drum's 10th Mountain Division Sustainment Brigade rests a log on his shoulders during one of the physical challenges in the brigade's annual "Muleskinner Avalanche," an event designed to build esprit de corps among officers and honor unit history. Teams of approximately 10 officers competed together in a variety of challenges over the course of the 2-day event.

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  14. Department of the Army announces upcoming 10th Mountain Division deployment January 10, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | The United States Army

    The Department of the Army announced today the spring 2018 deployment of the 10th Mountain Division Headquarters, stationed at Fort Drum, New York, to Iraq. The 10th Mountain Division Headquarters will replace 1st Armored Division Headquarters as part of a regular rotation of forces to support Operation Inherent Resolve.

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  15. Technology enhances military intelligence training, capabilities for SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | The United States Army

    Soldiers from D Company, 41st Brigade Engineer Battalion, track the movement of Soldiers in the training area during a Military Intelligence Training Strategy exercise on Nov. 6. Assisted by contract employees from Fort Drum's Lt. Col. Darrell Townsend Mission Training Complex, the Soldiers are using the Intelligence Electronic Warfare Tactical Proficiency Trainer to facilitate a simulated training exercise to hone their tactical proficiency and warfighting capabilities.

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  16. Commando Soldiers reflect on historic 10th Mountain Division deployment to Iraq's 'Triangle of DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The United States Army

    A Soldier from 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division , searches for weapons caches in a palm grove near Mahmudiyah, Iraq, 17 miles south of Baghdad. Commando Soldiers recovered tens of thousands of weapons during a historic deployment to the "Triangle of Death" from August 2006 to November 2007, crippling insurgent forces and helping to bring peace to the region.

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  17. 10th Mountain Division takes the fight to New Mexico in Vigilant Shield exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The United States Army

    A Soldier stands watch from a location in the Mountains overlooking White Sands Missile Range during a scenario of the Vigilant Shield exercise Nov. 2. The exercise took Soldiers from the 10th Mountain Division and brought them to the high desert of Mew Mexico for training. Soldiers from the 10th Mountain Division push into a simulated critical infrastructure facility on White Sands Missile Range during Vigilant Shield.

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