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Despite USAF IOC, F-35 Still Falls Short

F-35 flies in formation with F-16

Coming just a few days after the Air Force declared its F-35A cleared for limited operations, the Pentagon's top tester expressed doubt about the aircraft.

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ASVAB Question of the Week: August 24, 2016

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Video: Final Flight of an Apache Pilot - Awesome!

Final Flight in an Apache for Peter Gordijn
Peter Gordijn, a Dutch Apache helicopter pilot and author of the book "Wakker!" ("Awake!") takes us along for the ride during his final flight as an Apache pilot.

While we've seen quite a few low-level flights in fast jets, low-level has a different meaning to a helicopter pilot. For these guys, low-level means making groundhogs duck (do they have groundhogs in the Netherlands?) and looking up at bushes!

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ASVAB Question of the Week: August 17, 2016

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Looking for info on the Army? Curious about Army MOSs, Army Posts, what it takes to join Spec Ops or just the different ranks? Then check out our Army Knowledge page. We've got all that information and more in one place!

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ASVAB Question of the Week: August 10, 2016

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Looking for information about enlisting? We have height/weight requirements, medical and legal disqualifiers, dependent information, and more? Check out our Enlistment Eligibility page for the all your enlistment questions!

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ASVAB Question of the Week: August 3, 2016

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Looking for more ASVAB practice? We have two sample tests, along with an archive of all these weekly questions stretching back to 2013 on our ASVAB Info page!

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F-35A Declared Operational

Yesterday, Tuesday, Aug. 2, the Air Force declared the F-35A had reached IOC - initial operational capability. This means that the Air Force can now send the Air Force's first F-35 squadron, the 34th Fighter Squadron from Hill Air Force Base, Utah, into combat operations anywhere in the world.

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Video: C-17 Airdrop of 8 Humvees

Humvee airdrop from a C-17

The US military operates in a wide variety of locations across the world, and one of its most important assets is its ability to move men and material massive distances. One of the best tools for this is the enormous C-17 Globemaster - an aircraft which can carry over 130 soldiers, 36 litters for wounded soldiers, or a wide assortment of vehicles - including tanks, Humvees, and even helicopters!

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ASVAB Question of the Week: July 27, 2016

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If you're thinking about enlisting this summer, go in prepared! Take a look at our list of MOSs (Army jobs) and pick 3 or 4 that you are interested in! Make sure you stick with your choices - don't get stuck in a job you hate for 8 years!

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ASVAB Question of the Week: July 20, 2016

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Interested in enlisting? During the summer, make sure that you meet all the enlistment requirements, since recruiters are usually busy with lots of recruits! Have any questions - ask them on our forums!

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