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Wed, 26 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

Academic credentialing program could boost Soldier retention, says SMA
The Army could add to its record retention numbers by providing more incentive for Soldiers to stay on duty, the service's top enlisted leader said Wednesday. More...

Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

Inside the hornet's nest: Soldier earns Medal of Honor for heroism in Fallujah
David Bellavia's actions on Nov. 10, 2004 likely saved the lives of three squads of Third Platoon, the Army reported. For his bravery on Nov. 10, 2004, the Defense Department awarded him a Silver Star, to go along with a Bronze Star, the New York State Co More...

Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

New tech, accessibility to improve Army tactical networks
The Army is rolling out a series of 'massive changes' to its tactical network capabilities to provide operational units with expeditionary network systems that are more mobile, hardened, and easier to operate. More...

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

Army tests prototypes, explores technologies for air, missile defense
The Army completed on Monday an almost three-month-long capabilities demonstration of prototype radars aimed at replacing the one currently used by Patriot missile units. More...

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

Army making improvements to Family Readiness Groups
The Army recently made some of the most significant changes to Family Readiness Groups since their creation following the first Gulf War. More...

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

Army lengthens tours for Soldiers in Europe, Japan
The Army is adding a year to overseas tours for some Soldiers heading to Europe and Japan, as part of an effort to boost readiness and reduce moves. More...

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

1st SFAB Soldiers hone close combat skills on Army's newest virtual trainer
A combat advisor team from the 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade was the first unit of its type to train for an upcoming deployment using one of the Army's recently-fielded virtual trainers at Fort Benning, Ga. More...

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

35 Years, 15 Ranks: Signal Corps officer pins on first star
Since joining the Army in 1983, Col. Jeth Rey, director of operations, G-3, with Army Cyber Command, has been committed to one core philosophy: 'The Army's most important resource is its people.' For it was the people in Rey's life -- his Family, friends, More...

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

Army leaders: Space tech crucial to future combat
The Army plans to bring newer, more powerful satellites into its tactical network within 10 years, an Army official told industry partners June 7. More...

Sat, 08 Jun 2019 00:00:00 EDT

Army leaders say service must shore up its space defense
Growing threats from U.S. adversaries in space could make the Army vulnerable in future conflicts, leaders said during an Association of the U.S. Army symposium in Southern California, June 7. More...



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