In 2015, the Defense Department ordered that women be allowed in all combat positions despite resistance from some quarters.
Army Recruiting Command has seen a "huge benefit" from female recruiters and their ability to connect with female applicants.
Combat arms gender integration started when Kristen Griest and Shaye Haver became the first women to graduate Ranger School.
The push aligns with a priority Commandant Gen. David Berger set in February to get more women leading grunt units.
As the first woman to hold her job, Wolfe knows there's an additional expectation to perform with superiority and excellence.
Since the DoD opened combat career fields to women, few female airmen have qualified for Air Force special warfare training.
Macander said her role and history-making command came with its own set of challenges.
The soldier finished the three-week evaluation known as Robin Sage this week, but she is still in the final counseling phase.
Women were first able to serve as permanent, regular members of the services in 1948.
The Army announced that female soldiers will be integrated into all of its infantry and armor BCTs by the end of the year.
Fully repairing the USS Bonhomme Richard would have reportedly cost $2.5 billion to $3 billion and take five to seven years.
The Pentagon, which had endorsed Asadi's bid to come to America, changed its decision and withdrew its endorsement.
A non-rate's Southern hospitality led to a VIP visit to her cutter -- from the premier of the territory of Greenland.
The 2nd Marine Division has tested about a quarter of its 16,000 Marines and sailors for LSD since the summer.
Retired Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III may become the first Black secretary of defense.