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The Army Experience Center

The Army is rebranding itself for a new generation--and being picketed for enticing kids with violent video games.

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THE ARMY EXPERIENCE CENTER

As of October 12, 2009:

  • The AEC had registered nearly 13,000 new visitors
  • The AEC had contracted a total of 149 recruits -- 134 for active duty and 15 for Reserves
  • The AEC had obtained 72 “quality enlistments," referring to recruits who scored in the 50th percentile or above on the Armed Forces Qualification Test
  • On average, 80 people visit the AEC per day
  • The HMMWV [Humvee] is the AEC’s most popular simulator

posted February 2, 2010

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