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United States Military Academy Cadets train potential cadet candidates during the academy
Approximately 155 cadets from the U.S. Military Academy rappel from three UH-60 helicopters during the Air Assault Qualification Course. A mobile training team from the Sabalauski Air Assault School, Fort Campbell, Ky., presented the cadets with the opportunity to earn the Army Air Assault Badge upon successful completion of the course at Camp Smith, N.Y.
“Fame” standing high atop Battle Monument at Trophy Point with Constitution Island in the background.
Cadets are challenged during Day Zero of the Army Air Assault Course at Camp Buckner.
Cadets in 4th Platoon, Company B, conduct a defensive lane June 2 during Cadet Leader Development Training.
Welcome to the United States Military Academy
The United States Military Academy's mission is to educate, train and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the nation as an officer in the United States Army.

The Academy provides a superb four-year education, which focuses on the leader development of cadets in the academic, military, and physical domains, all underwritten by adherence to a code of honor.
Meet the OPFOR    
More than 130 yearlings completed the first iteration of Cadet Field Training and were promoted to cadet corporals June 16 at Camp Buckner Parade Field. Learn more about their experience as OPFOR in this web exclusive. Read more...
  Volunteer for R-Day Rehearsal    
R-Day Rehearsal
Reception Day is an annual event at the U.S. Military Academy. As the cadet cadre prepare for this event, volunteers are needed June 30 to role-play as cadet candidates and go through the process as if they were arriving on R-Day. Read more...

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