• US Army says it needs to 'regain dominance' in the Arctic, but it's still figuring out what it needs to do it

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement As military activity increases in the Arctic , the US Army is putting renewed emphasis on the region, particularly Alaska, seeking to rebuild its ability to operate in the toughest conditions.
    "We have a long history of training and operating out here. It really hit its peak in the '80s," Maj. Gen. Peter Andrysiak, commander of US Army Alaska, told Insider in a March interview.
    In the 1990s and 2000s, the Army shifted its focus to the Middle East, adapting its formations and capabilities to better deploy and operate there. "As a result, those skill sets atrophied...
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