The Airborne Times

The History of the "Filthy Thirteen"

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The Filthy Thirteen was the name given to the 1st...

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To the mothers who grieve while others are celebrating this Mother’s Day, k...

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In late summer of 2012 when Charlie Company, 1-504th, came...

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Civilians often obsess over why soldiers serve, but in combat, all the many...

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In garrison, soldiers spend the majority of their time training...

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Soldiers who have tasted the brine of combat understand this, which is why ...

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On the eve of the seventh-year anniversary of the deaths...

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When you are in line at manifest, no one cares what rank you are: You are a...

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General Matthew B. Ridgway on why he declined to talk...

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"We’re the 82nd Airborne and that’s the way we do it. We like it that way.”

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  “There’s a lot of things you’re going to see...

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