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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

AH-64D Apaches arrive on Oahu
The Soldiers of 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade received their AH-64D Apache Longbow Attack Helicopters this week from National Guard units across the country.The airframes are being transferred from the National Guard to More...

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

Army aims to attain full readiness by 2020, says readiness director
The chief of staff of the Army's goal is for the entire Army to be fully ready -- manned, trained and equipped -- by 2020, to meet the national security needs of the nation, said Maj. Gen. Walt Piatt. More...

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

CSA Milley: 'Readiness is my No. 1 priority'
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Mark A. Milley said the readiness of the Total Army is his number one priority. This message was at the forefront of his talk to leaders at the U.S. Army Reserve Command Senior Leader Conference, April 25, 2016 at the Iron More...

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

Climate change affecting Army training
For the Big Green Machine -- America's Army -- climate change, efforts to prevent it, or to at least adapt to it are about more than saving Mother Earth or even the whales. It's about training, training space, how the Army fights, how often the Army will More...

Tue, 26 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

SMA Dailey: 'We must fight and win'
Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey told a gathering of U.S. Army Reserve senior leaders they must execute the Army's core mission of fighting and winning. In order to do that, Dailey said leaders must maintain readiness, look to the future of the Army More...

Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

Army testing air defense system integration
A series of tests at White Sands Missile Range is demonstrating the capabilities of a new air defense system in development by the U.S. Army. The Integrated Fire Protection Capability Increment 2-Intercept, IFPC Inc 2-I, is a defense system in development More...

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

Army experiments on providing 'unlimited magazine' to 2025 Soldiers
A swarm of experts from across the nation assembled for a two-week experiment at Fort Sill trying out systems with the potential to provide service members with unlimited weapons capabilities. The event, called Maneuver Fires Integrated Experiment, spanne More...

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

Installation tests compost, pilot program, recycle food
Getting food from 'farm to table' eats up 10 percent of the total U.S. energy budget, uses 50 percent of U.S. land and swallows 80 percent of freshwater consumed here, according to the Natural Resource Defense Council. Yet, 40 percent of food in the U.S. More...

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

Wanted: talented cyber operators
Regarding cyber, 'we are training in the dozens and our adversaries are training in the thousands,' said Lt. Gen. Edward Cardon, referencing what he heard at a cyber briefing at Carnegie Mellon, one of the top cyber-security universities in the world. More...

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT

Following rape, 'runner' rather than 'victim' defines survivor's identity
Monika Korra was raped in December 2009, after leaving a party with her friends. More...



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