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The Air Force has a groovy idea to beam sunshine power down from space on radio waves
Ain't no power like star power
Why did nobody ever tell us that the Army has a ‘railroad conductor’ MOS?
Why don't they lead with that at the recruiting office?
The Air Force wants to use suborbital transports to insert commandos and cargo anywhere on the planet
Logistics may be the most boring subject on the face of the planet — except when you start talking about spacedropping troops and supplies from fucking orbit
A brick too far: How General Mattis used Legos to plan out the invasion of Iraq
Gen. Jim Mattis needed a plan to keep the 5,000 vehicles of the 1st Marine Division chugging into southern Iraq. And every good plan needs a few good Legos.
Why the US’s top military commander in Europe goes to sleep thinking about how to get around the continent
Since Russia's 2014 incursion in Ukraine, NATO leaders have been focused on securing the alliance's eastern flank. But defending that boundary and deterring threats to member countries there takes more than...
‘If he was on the battlefield, he probably would’ve been shot in the back’— Inside the toxic command of Air Force Lt. Gen. Lee Levy
Working for Levy, "was harder than a deployment, because there was no job satisfaction," said one airman.
The Air Force’s latest challenge: getting 2 Dodge muscle cars across the Atlantic to help U-2 spy planes land
A squadron of airmen are currently grappling with an unusual task: sending a pair of Dodge Charger chase cars from their current home in New Jersey to the United Kingdom...
The US Military May Face A Huge Logistics Problem In A Future War With China Or Russia
The Pentagon simply can't move personnel and supplies to where they need to go like they used to, according to a new assessment of the U.S. military logistics apparatus
The Future Of Logistics: Unmanned Resupply And Urine-Based Fuel, Apparently
The estimable Rick Maze takes note of them in the September issue of ARMY magazine: For lighter energy in the … Continued
The Undervalued Career Field That Loves To Hire Veterans
I’d wager that almost every vet (well, at least those who served in the Army), have a better understanding of … Continued
Do You Think Logistics Is Boring? Here’s 14 Reasons You’re Dead Wrong
This reading list is excerpted, with permission, from the smart website “Logistics in War”: From Clausewitz, On War, the strategist will … Continued
Corporal Proves This Cable Shouldn’t Cost $64,000, Saves Marines Millions
Four hundred-dollar hammer, eat your heart out. There’s a new bizarre boondoggle in the Pentagon. Military budgets always come in … Continued
The Marines Are Looking To Get Rid Of Steel Ammo Cans
Editor’s Note: This article by Hope Hodge Seck originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military … Continued
The Tactical Tenets Of The Most Badass Professor Of All Time
As a child, the fearless and adventurous archaeologist Henry “Indiana” Jones Jr., took many kids from the comfort of their … Continued