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5-5 ADA BN Mission Readiness Exercise

By Capt. Corey Robertson, SSG Nathan Akridge

FORT SILL, Okla.- 5th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade completed....read story

Meet and Greet

By Capt Corey Robertson

FORT SILL, Okla. – "The strength of our nation is our Army, the strength of our Army is our Soldiers....read story

Volunteer

By Sgt. Tova Chapin

FORT SILL, Okla- On September 5th, Soldiers from 4th Battalion 3rd Air Defense Artillery Regiment, ....read story

SPEAR

By Capt Corey Robertson

FORT SILL, Okla- Recently, 4th Battalion 3rd Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade ....read story

Barbecue helps unit reduce stress

By Sgt. Tova Chapin

The Soldiers of C Battery 3rd Battalion 2nd Air Defense Artillery Regiment deployed to Turkey for a highly publicized....read story

Battalion staffers visit isolated site

By Chaplain (Capt.) Brian Hall

Over the Independence Day holiday, three members of the 3-2nd Air Defense Artillery traveled to Patriot Site K...read story

Need a kitchen counter built out of old shipping crates?
Call on the Soldiers of Fire Control Platoon

By Fire Control Platoon, B Battery, 3-2nd ADA

The Fire Control Platoon of B Battery 3rd Battalion 2nd Air Defense Artillery has many talented Soldiers...read story

Brigade warrant named Army Times' Soldier of the Year

By Army Times newspaper story by Michelle Tan


Chief Warrant Officer 2 Karen D. Beattie and her husband, Sgt. 1st Class Clifford Beattie, deployed together to Iraq with the...read story

S.H.A.R.P.

By Staff Sgt. Nathan Akridge


The Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond Odierno said “Trust is the bedrock of our honored profession – trust between each other...read story

4-3 ADA Combat Lifesaver Course

By CPT Amber Hansen


The 4-3 Air Defense Artillery Patriot site was eerily quiet when the sudden sounds of gunfire and explosions tore through the silence...read story

Attack Battery Earns Knox Award

By 1LT Joshua K. Hutchison


Soldiers and units in the Army compete on all levels; whether it is a physical fitness test a weapons range or a post wide competition...read story

“Setting the Standard”

By 1LT Tiemeyer, Courtney, 1LT Rodriguez, Julian, and 1LT McEunn, Michael


The “I Strike” Battalion of 4th Battalion, 3rd Air Defense Artillery recently made history in the air defense community by successfully...read story

Fast Eagle Exercise

By 1st Lt. Timothy Robinson, 4-3rd ADA Battalion, 31st ADA Brigade


CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait- The Spartans of C Battery 4th Battalion 3rd Air Defense Artillery continue to train....read story

Battalion Attacks Volunteer Opportunities

By 1st Lt.’s Eric Lamberty and Colin Bussert


Since their deployment began in October of 2012, Soldiers of the 4th Battalion 3rd Air Defense Artillery have....read story

From Rubble to Recreation

By Capt. Corey Robertson 31st ADA PAO

When the Soldiers of 3-2 Air Defense Artillery Regiment deployed to Turkey as part of a NATO requested....read story

SAFETY STANDOWN

By Staff Sgt. Nathan Akridge 31st ADA PAO, NCOIC


D-U-I….the three letters alone don’t spell anything, but together they can spell the end of your career....read story

Beating the Odds

By Capt. Corey Robertson 31st ADA PAO


JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. - The saying “small town boy makes good” has never been more true than with the recent....read story

HOLOCAUST Museum

By Staff Sgt. Nathan Akridge 31st ADA PAO, NCOIC


FORT SILL, Okla.- George Santayana once said “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”....read story

Pre-Patriot Mater Gunners Course

By Capt Robertson 31st ADA PAO


FORT SILL, Okla. - Striving for excellence is something for which the noncommissioned officers of 31st Air Defense.....read story

SELF DEFENSE

By Staff Sgt. Nathan Akridge


Being in the military, many of us are very protective of what we love and care about. Soldiers and families from the 31st.....read story

A Battery 5-5 ADA NTC Rotation

By 1st Lt. Donald Anneser


JOINT BASE LEWIS McCHORD, Wash. – The Soldiers of A Battery, 5-5th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 31st ADA Brigade,.....read story

Air and Missile Defense Exercise

By 1st Lt. John Moriarityr
31st ADA Brigade


The Bravo Battery “Bandits”, 4th Battalion 3rd Air Defense Artillery, participated in the 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade’s .....read story

Air Defense Artillery ensures Force Protection Operations

By 1st Lt. Robert W. Mixon, Executive Officer,
C Battery 4/3 ADA BN


“NO TRESPASSING. USE OF DEADLY FORCE AUTHORIZED.” This is the sign that leads onto the PATRIOT site that the “Spartans” .....read story

Purple family supports NATO missions

By Staff Sgt. Marissa Tucker
39th Air Base Wing Public Affairs


INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey -- Military professionals often depend on each other to watch their backs.....read story

Carter Visits Turkish Defense Leaders, U.S. Patriot Battery Troops

By Cheryl Pellerin
American Forces Press Service


ANKARA, Turkey, Feb. 4, 2013 – On his first official visit to this prosperous capital as deputy defense secretary, Ashton B. Carter.....read story

4-3 ADA conducts live fire exercises

By: CPT Michael Savageau

CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait- Soldiers of the 4th Battalion 3rd Air Defense Artillery Regiment the "I Strike" battalion conducted a remote live fire exercise.....read story

Air Force service members and civilians receive awards

By: Capt Robertson 31st ADA PAO

FORT SILL, Okla., - On Wednesday, the 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade Commander Col. Michael Morrissey recognized and awarded 35 Air Force.....read story

31st ADA launches Spouse Tour

By: Capt Robertson 31st ADA PAO

Whether you are a first time mover or a seasoned military family, moving to a military post can be very disorienting and frustrating.....read story

3-2nd ADA "Lethal Strike" deployed to Turkey

By: Staff Sgt. Nathan Akridge

With past and current events around the world, many units have had to answer the nation's call to defend our country......read story

31st ADA HHB soldiers conduct CBRN Training on Fort Sill

By: Staff Sgt. Nathan Akridge

"Gas, gas, gas!" These are three words that no soldier wants to hear on the battlefield, but with more countries possessing chemical......read story

NCO Induction Ceremony

By CPT Corey Robertson

The “I Strike” Battalion of 4th Battalion, 3rd Air Defense Artillery recently made history in the air defense community by successfully...read story

Soldier Wins Gold

By CPT Corey Robertson

2nd Lt. Dennis James, a logistics officer assigned to 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade, returned to Fort Sill this month a gold medal...read story

SHARP PROGRAM

By Staff Sgt. Nathan Akridge

With more than 3,000 sexual assaults reported in 2012, who can help protect Soldiers from Sexual Assault, and also help guide...read story

Lethal Strike Leaders and Romanian Allies Soccer Game

By CPT Tarik Jones

The leaders of the “Lethal Strike” Battalion, the 3rd Battalion, 2nd Air Defense Artillery, who are currently forward deployed to...read story