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Air, land, sea: boating on land
April 8, 2019
U.S. Army Sgt. Tiffany Bosley, 824th Transport Company (Heavy Boat), 143rd Sustainment Command-Expeditionary, 377th Theater Sustainment Command, Morehead, North Carolina, heavy boat operator, trains on the Small Craft Bridge at the U.S. Army Transportation School, Maritime & Intermodal Training Department at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, April 1, 2019.

Cousins in arms: a shared service
January 16, 2018
U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Nathaniel Layton, 97th Transportation Company, 7th Transportation Brigade (Expeditionary) chief engineer, and Chief Warrant Officer 5 Patrick May, Office of the Chief of Transportation chief maritime qualification director, only met once growing up, today they are closer than ever and owe this to the Army.

Success in sobriety: Soldier overcomes battle with alcohol
October 18, 2017
After U.S. Army Private 1st Class Alex Hogan’s mother passed away, he found solace in the same addiction as his mother—alcohol. Not wanting to follow her same path, he found support through the U.S. Navy’s Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Program.

Watercraft maintainers host first ‘Maintenance Rodeo’
September 20, 2017
U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 558th Transportation Company, 10th Transportation Battalion, 7th Transportation Brigade (Expeditionary) adjust the governor and fuel injector rack on a Detroit Diesel 12V-71 watercraft engine during the company’s first “Maintenance Rodeo” competition at Third Port, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., Sept. 19, 2017.

Army quartermaster: A vessel’s living compass
June 29, 2017
Instruments used to help determine course direction and speed when navigating a ship lay on a chart on the General Frank S. Besson-class logistics support vessel at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., June 23, 2017. Although the ship comes equipped with electronic navigation systems, as an added safety measure, the crew also manually tracks information using charts. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kaylee Dubois)

Army, AF offer COOL education benefits to service members
June 14, 2017
Since 2015, the U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force have offered the Credentialing Opportunities On-Line program for military members to obtain certifications and licenses within their career field. The program was established to enhance service members’ current work performance and their likelihood of civilian employment after they leave the service. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kaylee Dubois)