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Members of the US Army stack medical supplies.

The US Army warned 2 months ago that the coronavirus could kill as many as 150,000 Americans

What was a worst-case scenario is now nearly a best possible outcome as the White House warns that 100,000 to 240,000 people could die.
Two AH-64 Apache helicopters operate with the guided-missile destroyer USS Paul Hamilton during a joint naval and air integration operation in the Persian Gulf, March 27, 2020.

Army attack helicopters teamed up with Navy ships to practice holding enemies ‘at high risk’ in the Middle East

The operations were designed to enhance the capabilities of US forces to respond to surface threats.
An Alaska Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter sits on packed snow about 25 miles east of Nome, Alaska, during a search and rescue mission for three Iditarod mushers, March 20, 2020.

Alaska’s Army National Guard helped rescue 3 Iditarod sled-dog teams that went into frigid Arctic floodwaters

"The paperwork was in place, the EMTs were ready to go, and the [dog] handlers showed up in minutes, and when you're wet and freezing, minutes matter."
An armor crewmen performs maintenance on a M1 Abrams tank during a platoon combined arms live fire exercise

The US military had to apologize for an offensive coronavirus post — here are 10 times it has screwed up on social media

The US Army published an Instragram post on March 21 as part of an Army COVID-19 question and answer series that many found offensive.
Containers and vehicles await transportation on commercial ships to Europe in support of Defender-Europe 20 at the Port of Beaumont, Texas, February 18, 2020.

The US Army is rethinking how to do its largest European exercise in 25 years amid a coronavirus lockdown

The Army wants to continue with Defender-Europe 20 in some form, but what it will look like amid the spread of the coronavirus isn't yet clear.
A US soldier in a military vehicle at al-Omar oil field in Deir Al Zor, Syria March 23, 2019.

Drones are dropping bombs on US troops in Syria, and it’s not clear who’s doing it

The vulnerability of US forces to small drones is "one of the things that worries me the most," the head of US Central Command said Tuesday.
US Army Lt. General Christopher Cavoli, commander of US Army Europe, observes a live-fire exercise as part of Breakthrough 2019 at Koroshegy Hill in Hungary, June 12, 2019.

The Army general in charge of US soldiers in Europe may have been exposed to the coronavirus

An Army general and his staff are self-monitoring for coronavirus after they may have been exposed during a conference, the Army said Monday.
US Navy Lt. Stephanie Mantz aboard USNS Benavidez, watches guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf, front, and MV Resolve, center, during a convoy in the Atlantic in support of Defender-Europe 20, February 28, 2020.

The US Army is sending 20,000 troops across the Atlantic to see if they have the ‘bandwidth’ to fight a major war

Getting forces to Europe and then getting them around Europe will test muscles that the US and NATO let wane after the Cold War.

New US Army recruits will be screened for coronavirus upon arrival at basic training

During their training, Army recruits are housed in barracks and in close proximity with one another for at least 10 weeks.
Boeing FARA.

Here is what the Army’s next armed scout helicopter might look like

The Army is looking for its next attack and reconnaissance aircraft. Here are the designs that defense firms are offering to meet the need.