fbpx

The Crossroads of Special Operations

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

National Airborne Day holds special resonance at Fort Benning, birthplace of the Airborne | U.S. Army

Must Read

Canadian special forces supported major Iraqi military assault on ISIL last month | Winnipeg Press

Last month Canadian special forces came together with Iraqi and US SF in the battle against the Islamic State...

The U.S. Army’s elite force: How to become a Green Beret | National Interest

How do you become a Green Beret? First, you can qualify for assignment to the Green Berets straight from...

A US Air Force war game shows what the service needs to hold off — or win against — China in 2030 | Air...

The U.S. Air Force successfully repelled a Chinese invasion of Taiwan during a massive war game last fall with...

Eighty years ago, America was not quite in World War II. However, they were getting prepared for it. Other powerful countries have already had parachute units. The United States followed suit and created the Airborne unit at Fort Benning. National Airborne day is now celebrated as a reflection on the original men who completed four days full of test jumps to create what we now know as Airborne.

Source: https://www.army.mil/article/238179/national_airborne_day_holds_special_resonance_at_fort_benning_birthplace_of_the_airborne

- Advertisement -

- Advertisement -

Latest News

Canadian special forces supported major Iraqi military assault on ISIL last month | Winnipeg Press

Last month Canadian special forces came together with Iraqi and US SF in the battle against the Islamic State...

- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -