Military Career

The Military1 Career Topic provides news reports, expert opinion, video resources and more on choosing and advancing your career in the military. In this topic you’ll find information on career options, benefits, pay, advancing your career, legislation and preparing for the military to civilian transition.

Military Career Articles

Pilots must choose between military service and private airlines

By Kelsey Landis Belleville News-Democrat Everybody needs practice — even four-star Air Force generals. Gen. Carlton Everhart II, commander of Air Mobility Command at Scott Air Force Base, practiced his flying skills Wednesday when he f ... - More

Military Career Videos

82nd Airborne conducts mass jump

Members of the U.S. Army's 82nd Airborne Division jump from C-17 Globemaster III transport planes near Zaragoza, Spain during NATO Exercise Trident Juncture - Ultimate Reach 16. Filmed on November 4, 2015. - More

Military Career Exclusives

Wish list: How should a defense budget increase be spent?

By Military1 Staff Last week, President Trump proposed increasing the national defense budget by $54 billion, a nearly 10 percent increase from the current budget. Officials from every branch more than likely already have a list of a million thin ... - More