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Artificial Intelligence Can Free Imagery Analysts to Focus More on the Unknown


A square diagram indicates certainty levels for known and unknown activities, versus known and unknown locations.
Analysts with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency spend most of their time analyzing intelligence involving both locations and activities that they are familiar with. AI might allow those analysts to spend more time looking at intelligence involving both unknown locations and unknown activities.

On Capitol Hill, Army leaders, lawmakers toast Army birthday, 243 years of defending freedom


Five men, three in military uniforms and two in civilian clothing, use a sword to cut a cake.
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Mark A. Milley, Sen. Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma, Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark T. Esper, Sen. Jack Reed of Rhode Island, and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey use a ceremonial saber to cut an Army birthday cake, June 13, 2018, on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.

Army researchers headed for development of high performance lightweight helmet


Two hands hold the shell of an armored helmet.
Representatives of the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, out of Natick, Massachusetts, had an array of combat helmets on display at the Pentagon, May 24 and 25, as part of a "Close Combat Lethality Tech Day." This helmet, a NSRDEC prototype, provides equal protection to earlier helmets but at less weight.

Vietnam helicopter pilots, crewmembers memorialized in Arlington National


A stone monument is engraved with the image of a  helicopter, the dates "1961-1975," and the words "In honored memory of the helicopter pilots and crew members who gave the full measure of devotion to their nation in the Vietnam War."
The Vietnam Helicopter Pilot and Crewmember Monument is located in Section 35 of Arlington National Cemetery. It was dedicated April 18, 2018. The monument is carved in Barre granite, which was quarried in Vermont, and it is located near the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

Three men stand alongside each other. Behind them is a military helicopter.
Larry Earles, left, and Lawrence Lanier, right, both served as helicopter pilots during the Vietnam War. Dave Hause, center, served as a helicopter crew chief during the war. All three attended the dedication of the Vietnam Helicopter Pilot and Crewmember Monument at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2018.

A man in military uniform stands behind a lectern.
Retired Maj. Gen. Carl H. McNair, who served as a helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War, discussed the impact of rotary-wing aviation on the Vietnam War effort during the dedication of the Vietnam Helicopter Pilot and Crewmember Monument at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2018.

Easy fixes for certain issues to get Soldiers moved from non-deployment status, SMA says


A man in military uniform stands in front a video screen.
Being deployable for combat must be a number one priority for Soldiers, said Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey, during a Feb. 8, 2018 presentation at the Association of the U.S. Army headquarters in Arlington, Virginia.


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