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9 Line Medevac: What It Is, What It Does, And 2 Real World Example Scenarios

You’re in the middle of a war zone when the unthinkable happens… Your buddy next to you gets shot in the arm, and needs to be evacuated pronto. In the chaos of war, it’s not as easy as just picking up the phone and calling 911 for help. There are rounds going off nearby, it’s Read More…

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10 Best Army Jobs For Civilian Life In 2019

Joining the US Army can turn into a rewarding career, with over 100 different job opportunities and retirement benefits that are hard to beat. But what if you don’t want to go career military? What if you just want to serve for a few years and get out? What careers are available after that? Whereas Read More…

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Navy

US Naval Academy Summer Seminar: A Day In The Life Of A Camper

Ahh, the sweet sounds of summer. Grass being mowed, kids playing in the sprinkler, a group of campers calling out cadence as they march in formation. Wait, do all high schoolers march in formation during their summer vacation? If you are anywhere near the United States Naval Academy in June, you will get to see Read More…

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Air Force

10 Pros And 10 Cons Of Joining The Air Force

Being the aerial service branch of the U.S. Armed Forces and one of the 7 American uniformed services, the Air Force is one of the most prestigious branches of the military. Also, it is one of the most scientifically and technologically advanced air forces around the globe excelling in its core functions such as: Nuclear Read More…

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Marines

10 Best Marine Corps Jobs For Civilian Life In 2019

When pursuing a job in the Marine Corps, many new recruits make the mistake of choosing an MOS based on the job description, rather than future job opportunities. Others mistakenly choose from the most common Marine careers, without even considering the possibility of civilian life after leaving the Marines. With that said, it’s a good Read More…

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Marines

7 Benefits Of Joining The Marine Corps

When most people think of the Marines, they think one thing:  killers. While it is true that the Marines are the most lethal of all of the military branches, what most don’t realize is that there are some really good benefits to joining. The purpose of this article is to discuss some of the benefits Read More…

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Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer: Pay, School, Training, and More

Overview By definition, a rescue swimmer is a trained specialist who rescues, assesses, and renders medical aid to distressed people in the air, the sea, and on the land. It’s a distinctive title for rescue professionals in the US military, and they are looked upon as essentially “the cream of the crop”. A career as Read More…

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