Modernizing Security Clearance Renewal
Do we need changes in how we gain and renew security clearance in the near future?
Air Force Enlisted Ranks
Enlisted Air Force ranks are broken down into 3 levels: Airmen, Non-Commissioned Officers & Senior Non-Commissioned Officers
Air Force Officer Ranks
Air Force officer ranks are divided into three sections
Army Ranks For Enlisted Personnel
There are 13 enlisted Army ranks starting with Private up to Sergeant Major of the Army.
Army Officer Ranks
Army officer ranks are in three tiers: company grade, field grade and general.
Enlisted Navy Rates
Unlike other branches of the U.S. military, enlisted Navy ranks are organized according to rates.
Marine Corps Officer Ranks
Marine Corps ranks for officers are split into two tiers: Officer and General.
Enlisted Marine Corps Ranks
Enlisted Marine Corps ranks are broken down into three levels, Junior Enlisted, Non-Commissioned Officers, and Staff Non-Comm...
Coast Guard Officer Ranks
Coast Guard ranks are split into two tiers: Officer and Admiral.
Military Ranks and Insignia at a Glance
What are the U.S. military ranks? These are the Army ranks, Air Force ranks, Coast Guard ranks, Marine Corps and Navy ranks,...
Marcus Luttrell is the Lone Survivor
The morality of an individual may conflict with the necessities of warfare in a way that reveals the content of their charact...
The Man Who Shot Osama Faces Civilian Life
He is recognized as the man who shot Osama bin Laden, but "The Shooter" might be facing his biggest foe yet – finding a life...
Women Navy SEALs on the Horizon?
With recent legislation paving the way for women in the military partaking in combat roles, talk has turned to women joining...
Green Beret Translates in the Emergency Room
The Green Beret language program is intensive, and as it turns out, those skills proved helpful for a Soldier in a civilian r...
Wargame Spotlight: 'Tomorrow's War'
As a science fiction evolution of Ambush Alley Game's "Force on Force," "Tomorrow's War" is a fresh take on tabletop warfare.
Most Popular Military News
Marines Test Nonlethal Mortar Round for Crowd Control
They may not be deadly, but some of the nonlethal weapons the Marine Corps is working on look pretty devastating.
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Starting next week, commanders will be expected to stay in shape, according to Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein.
This Tiny Thermal Weapons Optic with Red Dot Is Designed for Close Combat
The Close Quarter Thermal takes two CR-123 batteries, weighs approximately one pound and currently costs about $10,000.
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Trial Ordered for SEAL and Marine Charged in Green Beret's Death
An admiral referred the charges against SEAL Tony DeDolph and Marine Mario Madera-Rodriguez to a court-martial hearing.
World War II Veteran, Who Met Patton Twice, Turns 100
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Iran Vows to Lead Gulf Security, as US Sends More Troops
President Rouhani warned that the presence of foreign forces could cause problems for the world's "energy security."
Cost of Double-Lining Underground Fuel Storage Tanks Isn't Justified, Navy Says
The report notes that double-walling the tanks is expected to cost 10 times more than the current option.
Air Force News
'Col. Ned Stark' Sounds Off on Air Force Promotion System Overhaul
Col. Jason Lamb, took the stage before a packed audience of airmen with Lt. Gen. Brian Kelly.
About 75 People Gather at Area 51 Gate, 1 Person Arrested
The "Storm Area 51" invitation spawned festivals in the tiny Nevada towns of Rachel and Hiko nearest the military site.
For Air Force Drone Operators, Connection with Unmanned Aircraft Runs Deep
Air Force Col. Stephen Jones admits that having emotional ties to a drone may seem a bit strange to an outsider.
Marine Corps News
Former Top Enlisted Marine Warns Leaders to Watch Social Media Misbehavior
Green said leaders must stay plugged into what's happening on social media.
Marine Corps Finds Unprofessional Command Led to Fatal Midair Crash that Killed 6
A report found that inadequate training also contributed to a deadly refueling mission; four leaders were fired.
Coast Guard News
Judge Refuses to Toss Coast Guard Officer's Gun Charges
The ruling paves the way for Christopher Hasson to be tried on all four counts in his indictment.
Coast Guard Offloads 6 Tons of Cocaine, Worth About $435M
Four cutters intercepted a total of eight drug smuggling vessels in the Eastern Pacific Ocean over the past three months
Coast Guard Commander Charged with Importing Narcotics
According to a complaint, James Silcox III received three shipments of Tramadol to post-office boxes over the summer.