The 101st Airborne Air Assault crew at Fort Campbell has been ordered to organize for a possible deployment, in keeping with a Pentagon announcement Thursday.
Other U.S. Army items within the nation and in Europe are additionally on heightened preparedness to deploy in assist of NATO and the safety of the U.S. residents overseas, in keeping with a launch from the navy set up at Ft. Campbell.
“As we have for the last 77 years, the 101st Airborne Division stands ready to deploy anywhere to support and defend the Nation and our Allies,” mentioned Maj. Gen. JP McGee, commanding common of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault).
A navy contingency response power, the 101st Airborne Division Air Assault has items ready to deploy worldwide to conduct a spread of navy operations from humanitarian help to fight capabilities, the discharge mentioned.
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