High Altitude Training at Fort Carson, Colorado
Fort Carson is a United States Army installation located near Colorado Springs, primarily in El Paso County, Colorado. It is 40 miles (64 km) north of Pueblo, Colorado in Pueblo County. The 137,000-acre (550 km2) installation extends south into Pueblo and Fremont counties. The portion of the installation located within El Paso County forms a census-designated place (CDP), which had a population of 13,815 at the 2010 census. Fort Carson is the home of the 4th Infantry Division, the 10th Special Forces Group, the 440th Civil Affairs Battalion (USAR), the 71st Ordnance Group (EOD), the 4th Engineer Battalion, the 1st Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, the 759th Military Police Battalion, the 10th Combat Support Hospital, the 43rd Sustainment Brigade, the Army Field Support Battalion-Fort Carson, the 423rd Transportation Company (USAR) and the 13th Air Support Operations Squadron of the United States Air Force. The post also hosts units of the Army Reserve, Navy Reserve and the Colorado Army National Guard. Read more about Fort Carson on Wikipedia.
Combined Arms Live Fire Exercise at Fort Carson, Colorado
Forging Partnerships — HD Video by Sgt. Toby Wall | 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division | Date: 06.07.2014 — National Guard Soldiers from 169th Field Artillery Brigade and Active Duty Soldiers from 3rd Battalion 29th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, come together to conduct a combined arms live fire exercise at Ft Carson, Colorado. Clips include- HIMARS, Paladin, Small arms, blackhawk helicopters, 50 caliber fire, public observing and interacting with soldiers, and F-16s flying.
Armor In Action At Fort Carson Colorado
Fort Carson, CO. Abrams tanks, grenades and machine guns.
Fort Carson Mission Statement
Fort Carson prepares trained and ready expeditionary forces for deployment in support of Combatant Commander requirements, provides first class support to Soldiers and families, and enables unified action with community, state, and interagency partners for the greater good of our Soldiers and their mission.
Learn more at www.carson.army.mil