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This video captures the ‘catastrophic impact’ that kicked off the fierce ‘Black Hawk Down’ mission 28 years ago
On Oct. 3, 1993, a contingent of U.S. special operations forces launched what was supposed to be a relatively simple mission. It ended up being a total disaster.
The Pentagon’s filtered version of the Kabul rescue mission looks nothing like what really went down
"I haven't found a way to explain it with any words I know," one Marine said.
The chaos at Kabul’s airport from the point of view of an American soldier
"The first days when you saw chaos on the ground, it was very challenging."
Afghans are literally clinging to the sides of US military aircraft to escape the Taliban sweep of Kabul
Chaos has engulfed Hamid Karzai International Airport.
Air Force officer shows courageous restraint by not punching irate attacker on DC street
"We're good. Walk away."
Army helicopter crew pulls off tricky ‘pinnacle’ landing to rescue hikers stranded on a mountain
"There is no backup camera or anything. We are the backup camera."
Fort Jackson soldier caught on video berating Black man is charged with assault
'The individual that was arrested was the aggressor.'
This is the Army video that finally introduced America to the Green Berets
The film captures Green Berets with the 10th Special Forces Group conducting field training exercises.
Watch the Air Force’s first new F-15 in nearly 20 years make its maiden flight with a ‘Viking’ takeoff
Here comes the F-15EX.
This video is a case study in how to combat boredom in the military
Watch two soldiers duke it out while wearing cardboard armor, swords, flails, and shields.
We salute the airman who just made Air Force PT gear sexy
The video proves that sex appeal isn't about the clothes you wear, it's how you wear them.
Watch US Marines crush South Korean troops in an international military dance-off
There's nothing long with shaking a little booty in the complicated world of international diplomacy.
The greatest ‘hold my beer’ moment in American history is thanks to this drunk Marine veteran
Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story was originally published in 2017. Have you ever risked life and limb...
We salute this Army marksman for slicing a playing card in half with his service pistol
The Army Marksmanship Unit is, by name and reputation, a nexus of certified badasses in the ranks of the U.S. Army
Army Marksmanship Unit playing card shot
This U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit Service Pistol Team Soldier regularly competes in bullseye competitions that require shooting with one hand. In this video, Staff Sgt. Carl Clegg, a Newberry, South Carolina native, adds a little challenging fun into his training plan
Drop everything and watch this adorable video of two kids leaving messages for their deployed dad
I am an emotional wreck
We salute the Army Black Hawk crew who saved a child from hurricane floodwaters in Honduras
"US troops getting the job done."
This is what it would look like if the Navy was run like a used car dealership
If the Navy were run by the same sleazy used car salesmen who gather around military bases the way a pack of hyenas stalks the savannah, then the service might look something like this
Watch a C-17 pull off a gnarly gear-up landing at Kandahar Air Field
That's one helluva belly rub
The Army is looking into the soldier who vibed with cranberry juice and Fleetwood Mac during an airborne jump
A soldier has one-upped everyone filming themselves skating while drinking cranberry juice and singing along with Fleetwood Mac with a new version of the beloved TikTok meme that was filmed hundreds of feet in the air
This viral video asks the one question we all know the answer to: ‘What would you say to your recruiter?’
Personally, I think there's just one surefire way to know if someone served in the miltiary, short of looking at their discharge papers: Ask them what they'd say to their recruiter.
Cranberry juice and Fleetwood Mac may be our new favorite military social media trend
Yes, your latest military social media trend has arrived, and honestly, this is one I can actually get behind
Watch this CV-22 Osprey as it generates propeller vortexes and takes a bow
You may be badass, but are you "kicking up propeller vortexes and saluting onlookers with a bow" badass? This pilot sure as hell is
Intense video shows fiery Marine Corps F-35 crash after colliding with a C-130
Video circulating on social media appears to show the fiery crash of a Marine Corps F-35 Joint Strike Fighter in southern California following a mid-air collision with one of the service's KC-130J Hercules refueling aircraft