ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND

Tobyhanna unites community around Armed Forces Day

Story by Jacqueline Boucher on 05/22/2018 TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. "In the military, you learn the essence of people. You see so many examples of self-sacrifice and moral courage. In the rest of life, you don't get that many opportunities to be sure of your friends." -- Adam Driver, actor
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Blast from the past: WWII bomb tech recounts experiences

Story by SSG Lance Pounds on 05/16/2018 FORT CARSON, Colo. Three years after President Franklin D. Roosevelt's famous Dec. 8, 1941 speech that rallied support for and ignited a passion to protect the Nation from the Axis Powers, a young and ambitious petroleum engineer answered the call of duty. Gerald
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Croymans named new Army Guard assistant adjutant general

Story by CPT Chad Carlson on 05/10/2018 Brig. Gen. Thomas Croymans is the new assistant adjutant general for the South Dakota Army National Guard. A transfer of authority ceremony took place between Croymans and the outgoing assistant adjutant general, Brig. Gen. Kevin Griese, at the Joint Force Headquarters Readiness Center
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New research agreement may result in quieter unmanned aircraft

Story by David McNally on 05/10/2018 ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 9, 2018) -- A new research agreement between ride-sharing company Uber and the United States Army may result in quieter unmanned aircraft for the future force. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has aeronautical engineers and scientists working to solve
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How one U.S. Army program changed the forecast in emergency preparedness

Story by Kelly White on 05/08/2018 ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. Michael Myirski wasn't your typical meteorologist. Before retiring from the federal government in 2017, he spent 36 years helping the Army refine emergency preparedness weather capabilities into a sophisticated, state-of-the-art program. With physicist Glen Whitacre, who retired in 1989, Myirski
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Vigilant Guard 7 May 2018

Story by A1C Danielle Lofton on 05/07/2018 "The purpose of Vigilant Guard is to improve coordination, operational relationships, plans, and processes in preparation for emergencies and catastrophic events," said U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Linda L. Singh, the adjutant general of Maryland. Maryland's Exercise VG 18 is one of the multiple
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