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US military aircraft readiness rates are in the toilet. Here’s how bad the situation is
The Harry S. Truman carrier strike group is staying at sea to avoid COVID-19 exposure
The military’s cult of readiness is sabotaging its efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19
Service chiefs say coronavirus has no ‘significant’ impact on military readiness
The Army is tweaking its training model as soldiers feel the strain of readiness needs
The Navy reportedly asked Carnival Cruise Line for help with its ongoing aircraft carrier maintenance issues
Leaked Army document reveals the whole ‘one weekend a month’ reserve thing is kinda b*llshit
The Air Force is pulling a quarter of its C-130s out of service for wing crack inspections
The Air Force has just 7 B-1B Lancer bombers ready for war. It’s supposed to have 10 times as many
The F-35 has a new problem that won’t be easy to solve
Leaked documents reveal Army infantry squad leaders are terrible at tactical maneuvers and land navigation
A small but critical defect has ‘crash landed’ Apache readiness, according to a top Army general
Marine Commandant: Border deployments aren’t hurting readiness, even though I said they would
It’s Time to Start Considering Suicide A Military Readiness Issue
Hurricane Damage Won’t Stop Most F-22s From Flying, Air Force Secretary Says
Fort Carson Units Combine Simulators And Live-Fire Training To Prepare For War With Russia
Thousands Of Sailors Are Spending Way More Time Away From Home Than The Navy Wants
Investigation Finds Disturbing Connection Between Defense Cuts And Deadly Military Aviation Accidents
The Pentagon’s Readiness Crisis Threatens To Worsen In 2018
The Problem With ‘Let Marines Be Marines’
Navy Admits It’s Hit A Breaking Point, Searches For A Way Forward
Exhausted Navy Fleet Faces A Dilemma: How To Hit ‘Reset’ While Staying On Watch
The Air Force Is Sending More Fighter Jets And Tankers To Afghanistan
US Troops Keep Dying Far From Combat. Mattis And McCain Think They Have A Solution
Military Readiness Crisis Is Probably Overstated, Former Comptroller Says