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    • Crane Army Trains are the Stars of the Railroad

      Crane Army Trains are the Stars of the Railroad

      Photo by Hayley Smith   |   Crane Army Ammunition Activity   |   02.01.2018

      Rail workers were sworn in as Crane Army Ammunition Activity employees last October, forty years after the U.S. Army took over conventional munitions at Crane. This week, Crane Army trains received the U.S. Army star. Crane Army Ammunition Activity provides conventional munitions support for U.S. Army and Joint Force readiness, including production, demilitarization, transportation and storage....
      Hometown: Crane, IN

    • Salty sea dogs bridge the gap

      Salty sea dogs bridge the gap

      Photo by Pfc. Jamin Powell   |   3rd Marine Logistics Group   |   01.31.2018

      Cpl. Austin Sprague, a combat engineer with Bridge Company, 9th Engineer Support Battalion, Combat Logistics Regiment 35, observes and provides feedback to Marines with Bridge Co. moving an Improved Ribbon Bridge (IRB) bay at Naha Military Port, Okinawa, Japan Jan. 31, 2018. Sprague, a native of Martinsville, Indiana, operated a Bridge Erection Boat for Marines setting up the IRBs. (U.S.......
      Hometown: Martinsville, IN

    • Crane Army Feels the Burn for the Warfighter

      Crane Army Feels the Burn for the Warfighter

      Photo by Hayley Smith   |   Crane Army Ammunition Activity   |   01.31.2018

      Crane Army Ammunition Activity workers burn aircraft flares to ensure accurate burn times. The U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy use the flares and depend on sufficient burn periods to produce infrared (IR) signatures that can confuse enemy missiles. Crane Army Ammunition Activity provides conventional munitions support for U.S. Army and Joint Force readiness, including production,......
      Hometown: Crane, IN

    • Crane Army Lights the Way for the Warfighter

      Crane Army Lights the Way for the Warfighter

      Photo by Hayley Smith   |   Crane Army Ammunition Activity   |   01.30.2018

      Crane Army Ammunition Activity employees assemble 155mm visual light illumination candles. These candles are components of M1124 155mm artillery rounds, which are fired into the air at a distance to light up the night sky and help troops maneuver more easily in the dark. Crane Army Ammunition Activity provides conventional munitions support for U.S. Army and Joint Force readiness, including......
      Hometown: Crane, IN

    • Crane Army Ensures Quality of Munitions Sent to Warfighters

      Crane Army Ensures Quality of Munitions Sent to Warfighters

      Photo by Hayley Smith   |   Crane Army Ammunition Activity   |   01.29.2018

      Crane Army Ammunition Activity employees inspect VX99 Stinger practice rounds and antipersonnel obstacle breaching systems to ensure quality materials are delivered to the Warfighter. Stinger rounds are shoulder-launched surface-to-air missiles, and this practice ammunition is used to train new troops. Antipersonnel obstacle breaching systems are used to clear barriers on the battlefield and......
      Hometown: Crane, IN

    • Crane Army Produces Practice Rounds for the Fleet

      Crane Army Produces Practice Rounds for the Fleet

      Photo by Hayley Smith   |   Crane Army Ammunition Activity   |   01.25.2018

      Crane Army Ammunition Activity employees manufacture practice rounds for the MK 45 five-inch gun. These fully-automatic weapons are used on U.S. Navy ships against fast, highly-maneuverable targets on the water's surface, in the air and on land. Experienced CAAA workers promote Readiness for the U.S. military every day through the production of ammunition like these....
      Hometown: Crane, IN

    • Crane Army Produces Flares, Helps Protect Troops

      Crane Army Produces Flares, Helps Protect Troops

      Photo by Hayley Smith   |   Crane Army Ammunition Activity   |   01.24.2018

      Crane Army Ammunition Activity employees produce MJU 61 A/B flares for use on military aircraft. These flares produce an infrared (IR) signature to confuse enemy missiles and are essential to protecting Warfighters serving in harm’s way....
      Hometown: Crane, IN

    • Providing Munitions Readiness No Matter What the Weather Is

      Providing Munitions Readiness No Matter What the Weather Is

      Story by Thomas Peske   |   Crane Army Ammunition Activity   |   01.23.2018

      CRANE, Ind. – Weather can never be a factor in weakening the readiness of the U.S. military and likewise, weather can never be a factor in weakening the munitions readiness they receive from the Organic Industrial Base. That is why hard-working civilians at Crane Army Ammunition Activity endured the recent spell of frigid temperatures and snowy conditions – to ensure every Soldier, Sailor,......
      Hometown: Crane, IN