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Maj. Devon Meister, pilot, and Maj. Ashley Lundry, aerial reconnaissance weather officer, are members of the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron, referred to as the Hurricane Hunters, which is a unit in the Air Force Reserve's 403rd Wing at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Heather Heiney)
Women of Weather: Hurricane Hunters Make A Difference

The doctor is in - to fix Army helicopters
Soldier-Geologist Maintains Helicopters in Iraq

An airman stands in front of two helicopters.
Face of Defense: Soldier Breaks Through ‘Glass Ceiling’

A closeup of a female airman with a green mustache stuck to her flying helmet.
'Mustache Ma'am' Aviator Supports Mission in Afghanistan

An Army chef holds a second-place ribbon and her winning dish.
Face of Defense: Soldier Excels in Student Chef Competition

A service member pumps iron at the gym.
Face of Defense: Soldier Balances Bodybuilding With Army Life

Women who have succeeded in information technology share views with women aspiring to IT careers
DoD Leaders Encourage Women to Choose IT Careers

The Coast Guard women’s rugby team poses together.
First Coast Guard Women's Rugby Team Plays at Las Vegas Tournament

Lance Cpl. Gabriela Gonzales is 2nd MLG 2017 Marine of the Year
Face of Defense: Marine Credits Personal Accolades to Leaders

A female airman jumps over an obstacle.
Face of Defense: Lone Female Competes for 'Best Warrior' Title

Three people at a table speak to an audience.
DoD Works to Incorporate More Gender Perspective in Operations

A soldier works at her computer.
Is Cyber For You? This Historian Soldier Didn't Think So - She Was Wrong

A pilot sitting in a cockpit raises her arm while manipulating something on the aircraft's control panel.
Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services Releases 2017 Annual Report

A Marine smiles as she poses for a picture with a cute dog.
Face of Defense: Marine Approaches 400-Hour Volunteer Milestone

Two sisters pose for a picture - one with the Navy, the other with the Air Force.
Face of Defense: Sisters in Different Services Train Together

Tenacity leads to successful career
Face of Defense: Perspective, Tenacity Mark Soldier's Career

A Navy nurse speaks to reporters.
Face of Defense: Navy Nurse Saves Man’s Life On Ferry Trip

A pilot smiles and poses for the camera while flying.
Face of Defense: Marine Credits Career to Military Upbringing

An airman poses for a picture lifting a curl bar.
Face of Defense: Bodybuilding Helps Airman Maintain Focus

A Marine poses for a photo in Japan.
Face of Defense: Embarkation Marine Lives in Details

Iowa Army National Guard Chief Warrant Officer 5 Marty Hupp, of Grimes, Iowa, sorts through photographs from her 40-year military career in light of her upcoming retirement. Iowa National Guard photo by Army Sgt. Christie Smith
Iowa Guard Women's Army Corps Members Share Memories

Kentucky Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Kathleen Braithwaite removes a wheel from a M977 Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck in Frankfort, Ky., March 16, 2017. Kentucky Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Scott Raymond
Kentucky Guard Women Excel in Previously Male-Dominated Specialties

The Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services, also known as DACOWITS, on March 24, 2017, released its annual report on matters relating to women serving in the U.S. armed forces for fiscal year 2016. DACOWITS provides the Defense Department with advice and recommendations on matters and policies relating to the recruitment and retention, treatment, employment, integration and well-being of highly-qualified professional women in the armed forces. Pictured here, Navy Chief Petty Officer Dominique Saavedra, assigned to USS Michigan, is pinned with her enlisted submarine qualification during a ceremony at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Wash., Aug. 2, 2016. Saavedra was the first female enlisted sailor to earn the "dolphins." Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Kenneth G. Takada
Military Women’s Advisory Committee Issues Report

An army Lt. Gen. salutes with two other people during a ceremony.
Army Surgeon General Talks Keys to Success