Out with the Sand…

After more than two decades in sand-colored paint, armored vehicles located in Europe will soon be repainted in a woodland green camouflage scheme. The strategic shift comes after Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced this past June that the U.S will … More »

MV Tech Tips, with Steve Turchet

NO FEAR Why were U.S. Army vehicles painted shiny olive drab after WWII? Did the military think it didn’t have to hide the vehicles anymore?­—Robert Breathwaite The simple answer is, “Yes.” The semi-gloss OD paint of most post WWII through … More »