Central Virginia MOAA Central Virginia MOAA
Central Virginia MOAA Central Virginia MOAA
Member Login    News    Photos    Event Calendar        
Central Virginia MOAA


Recent News:
(Published in last 30 days)


Central Virginia MOAA
DoD Announces Changes to the Post 9/11 GI Bill

All Gave Some, Some Gave All

Court Ruling extends disability benefits to those in pain without specific medical diagnosis

Respect for the National Anthem

Veterans On Line Shopping

VA Suicide Rates

DoD Guidance for Discharge and Military Records Reviews

Major Changes in Veterans Benefits

Virginia Receives U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Award for Veteran Homeless Efforts

Camp Lejeune: Past Water Contamination

Breaking News   
Register for News Story Emails

JLTV Is Tougher, but Troops Will Still Ride Into Battle on Humvees

Army and Marine Corps combat units are starting to receive brand-new, high-performance Joint Light Tactical Vehicles. But if war with a major power ignites in the near future, the bulk of U.S. ground forces will go into battle with the same Humvees that struggled to survive the last war.

Today, the formidable-looking JLTV – which promises vastly improved crew protection and enhanced performance – is ready for battle. But it will take the military more than a decade to field roughly 58,000 of them to the Army and the Marines.

Even then, tens of thousands of Humvees will remain in service.

Source: Read More


Central Virginia MOAA
Central Virginia MOAA

· Copyright ©2019 Central Virginia MOAA PO Box 6455 Charlottesville VA 22906 ·
· Contact Central Virginia MOAA · Editorial and Privacy Policies · Webmaster · Browser and Email Settings ·
· Website by VetVentures.org · VetVentures.org Disclaimer ·
V.8