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  1. Army explores using cyber teams to aid maneuver commandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The United States Army

    Lt. Col. Jon Burnett, chief of U.S. Army Cyber Command's Cyber Support to Corps and Below initiative talks on the radio to his team of Expeditionary Cyber Soldiers during an rotation at Fort Irwin's National Training Center Aug. 8, 2016.

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  2. Redlands wedding: Nancy Wirz and Daniel Petruncio marry April 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... He recently retired as a logistical specialist working for the U.S. Army at the National Training Center at Fort Irwin. They are making their home in Redlands following an extended honeymoon, touring the East Coast and Canada, including Washington, ...

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  3. A snail's ballet at Fort Carson precedes mock war in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to the battlefield. The brigade's 4,000 troops will head out to a training battlefield as soon as next week. Fort Irwin, with its 1,000 square miles of wide-open Mojave Desert, has put tank units to the test since the 1980s. "We're recalibrating to ...

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  4. Fort Carson soldiers prepare for National Training Center rotationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Fort Carson soldiers are getting ready for the National Training Center rotation in Fort Irwin, California. It's their final step before being ready to deploy to any operation in the world.

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  5. Arctic Anvil preps Alaskan Army units for readiness trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Brigade Group, was to give the Stryker brigade home-station training in preparation for its January rotation to Fort Irwin National Training Center in California. That center, along with the Joint Readiness Training Center in Louisiana and the Joint ...

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  6. Am 760's Warrior Foundation Radiothon - Thank YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | KFMB-am

    ... seriously injured who are assigned to Naval Regional Medical Center, Camp Pendleton Naval Hospital, 29 Palms and Fort Irwin as well as those who are going through rehabilitation in the San Diego area. We have FOUR GROUPS of Warriors which the ...

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  7. Rifle Focus provides tough training for Fort Bliss infantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... is part of the Rifle Battalion's gated training strategy as it prepares to go to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., with the rest of 1st Brigade in late October and into November for a month-long training rotation. Platoons in 3-41 ...

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  8. Rifle Focus provides tough training for infantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | El Paso Times

    ... is part of the Rifle Battalion's gated training strategy as it prepares to go to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., with the rest of 1st Brigade in late October and into November for a month-long training rotation. Platoons in 3-41 ...

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  9. July 5, 2016 Two years of hard work pays off for Soldiers at National Training CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | The United States Army

    A line of Bradley Fighting Vehicles ready for offloading at the Yermo rail yard. Members of the 347th Regional Support Group spent several days offloading and staging hundreds of pieces of equipment prior to being convoyed to Fort Irwin, California.

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  10. What it means to serveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | CNN

    ... the Mojave Desert, Sgt. Luis Herrera played the role of an Iraqi farmer. In the summer, soldiers at California's Fort Irwin train in temperatures that average well over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Navy Seaman Jeremiah Lineberry holds a flag he lowered ...

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  11. 5 Things You Might Have Missed FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | KSTP

    ... places on Earth - the Mojave Desert. For most of June, about 4,500 members of the Minnesota National Guard are at Fort Irwin's National Training Center for a major combat training exercise. The Wild have the center they've been craving, signing Eric ...

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  12. What it means to serveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | CNN

    ... the Mojave Desert, Sgt. Luis Herrera played the role of an Iraqi farmer. In the summer, soldiers at California's Fort Irwin train in temperatures that average well over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Navy Seaman Jeremiah Lineberry holds a flag he lowered ...

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  13. Golden Knights parachute team among military heroes to be honored at Torrance Armed Forces Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    Soldiers with the 11th Armored Calvary Regiment based in Fort Irwin during the 56th Annual Torrance Armed Forces Day Parade with his grandfather George Chaco. File.

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  14. Soldier shoots Apache helicopter with live rounds, grounding California exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... percent inspection to ensure there were no further live rounds where they shouldn't be," Drylie said. Rifles at Fort Irwin are equipped with devices called blank firing adapters that allow the weapons to shoot as if they have live rounds. In this ...

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  15. JBLM Soldier hits Apache Longbow with live ammo in Fort Irwin training mishapRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Examiner.com

    The Army's Criminal Investigation Division is on the ground at Fort Irwin , California, looking into why a Joint Base Lewis-McChord Soldier was firing live rounds during a "blanks only" training exercise. The live-fire nearly took down an AH-64 Apache Longbow helicopter.

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  16. JBLM soldier shoots Apache helicopter with live rounds, grounding California exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Olympian

    ... percent inspection to ensure there were no further live rounds where they shouldn't be," Drylie said. Rifles at Fort Irwin are equipped with devices called blank firing adapters that allow the weapons to shoot as if they have live rounds. In this ...

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  17. Here's to the Ladies: God Bless ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... from Yorba Linda, California who do remarkable things for the active duty troops from Camp Pendleton and Fort Irwin. A West Point classmate f mine's wife runs an organization that gets specially built cars for wounded veterans. It is to all of these ...

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  18. Paralyzed soldier says Army was at fault in fatal wreck on Fort CarsonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... 4,500 soldiers entered a relentless training cycle designed to get them ready for combat in months. Last fall at Fort Irwin, Calif., 1st Brigade earned high praise from top Army brass after beating up on a mock enemy in one of the most impressive ...

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  19. Climate change affecting Army trainingRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | The United States Army

    ... access to ranges and land, the Army's readiness suffers," Kidd said. "One of our key areas of training is Fort Irwin, California, where we do bridge-level maneuvers." Kidd said Fort Irwin suffered three years of drought, and so the ground there was ...

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  20. Target Drone Modified for Intelligence UseRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    For U.S. Army forces at Fort Irwin, California, Griffon Aerospace created a "surrogate, threat intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance " fixed-wing unmanned aerial vehicle using its Outlaw G2 single-engine target drone as the foundation. The new version, complete with stabilized camera system and satellite communications is called "Outlaw G2E."

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