Feature Stories

ARCENT IDHQ Leader’s Conference: Being Part of the Team
February 12, 2018
Col. Marc Hoffmeister, commander of the 20th Engineer Brigade speaks to leaders of the 28th Infantry Division supporting units at the two-day US Army Central Intermediate Division Headquarter Leader’s Conference at Fort Hood, Texas on Feb. 13, 2018.

USARCENT Soldiers show off capabilities, equipment for CENTCOM leadership
February 9, 2018
Black Hawks Fly Over Armored Vehicles

First Army prepares Pa. Guard division for Middle East deployment
February 8, 2018
Mass. Guard unit prepares for Middle East deployment

USARCENT Director of Operations joins general officer ranks
February 2, 2018
USARCENT Director of Operations joins general officer ranks

Comms Team Fills Gaps in Any Environment
February 2, 2018
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers of the 335th Signal Command (Theater) Provisional disassemble a SIPR NIPR Access Point (SNAP) terminal after providing signal capabilities during Exercise Inferno Creek 2018, Thumrait Air Base, Oman, Jan. 31 2018. Inferno Creek is an annual U.S. Army Central-led, bilateral exercise held with Omani military forces, focusing on combined arms maneuver, including dismounted infantry.

Soldiers perform combat lifesaver training at Camp Arifjan
February 1, 2018
Soldiers transport simulated casualty

Omani, U.S. troops conduct combined arms maneuver
January 31, 2018
A mortar crew from Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 35th Armored Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, fires illumination rounds into the night, Jan 28. 2018, during Inferno Creek 2018 near Thumrait, Oman. Inferno Creek 2018 is an annual Omani-U.S. exercise focused on building bilateral ties between the two militaries. This is the first time the exercise was held at the company level.

Inferno Creek strengthens U.S.-Omani partnership
January 31, 2018
U.S. Soldiers assigned to the 1st Battalion, 37th Armored Regiment, the 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment, and soldiers with the 11th Omani Brigade, Royal Army of Oman, conduct dismounted training while building partner nation interoperability during Inferno Creek near Rabkoot, Oman, Jan. 18, 2018. The Soldier maintained security over a simulated village while others cleared buildings. The purpose of Inferno Creek is to conduct theater security cooperation focused on combined arms training and dismounted lane training from team to platoon-sized elements.

Forging partnership through experience at Iron Union 18-6
January 25, 2018
A Bradley Fighting Vehicle crew with 1st Battalion, 37th Armored Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas, drives to an objective during Iron Union 18-6 in the United Arab Emirates, Jan. 23, 2018. Iron Union is a recurring exercise focusing on combined arms, security, and staff operations. It is designed to strengthen military-to-military relations between the U.S. and the UAE land forces. It is a training opportunity for both countries to build tactical proficiency in critical mission areas, gain an understanding of each other's forces, and support long-term regional stability.

Signal Soldiers practice for emergency deployments
January 12, 2018
1072nd Transportation Company Soldiers work with 115th Signal Battalion Soldiers to rapidly unload a generator, a satellite transportable terminal, and two humvees during an emergency deployment readiness exercise, or EDRE, Jan. 12, 2018, on Udairi Range Complex near Camp Buehring, Kuwait.