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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Dailey sets sights on military education
The importance of improving military education while continually improving the Army profession were two topics Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey shared with members of the Fort Carson community, April 20-21. More...
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Army works toward common fire control across weapons platforms
Nothing is more basic to a warfighter than aiming and firing a weapon and coordinating that task with others - a process known as fire control. But ever since weapons systems became computerized, there is not been a common fire control system across the v More...
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Composites key to tougher, lighter armaments
The Army is on the cusp of revolutionizing materials that go into armament construction, making for stronger, lighter and more durable weapons, Dr. Andrew Littlefield said. More...
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Natick base camp team to demonstrate science, technology innovations
The U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, along with the U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence, will host a demonstration of base camp technologies at Fort Leonard Wood this week. More...
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Odierno talks training, shaping battlefield with Soldiers
Army Chief of Staff Ray Odierno visited the Joint Readiness Training Center on Fort Polk, April 21-22, to observe training by the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, while also visiting with both rotational and home-based Soldiers and leaders More...
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Army leaders stress industry partnership on network, cyber needs
Urging industry partners to look beyond current budget constraints and plan to deliver technologies Soldiers will need in the future, Army senior leaders hosted an industry feedback forum focused on modernizing tactical network and mission command capabil More...
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
IMCOM commander wants BRAC to rid Army of excess infrastructure
Another round of base realignment and closure was called for by the Army's top installation management officer as a way to rid the service of excess infrastructure and modernize facilities. More...
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Secretary identifies linchpin in Army's Pacific plans
Describing the U.S. Army Pacific and the 25th Infantry Division as a 'linchpin' in America's strategic rebalances to the Pacific, Army Secretary John M. McHugh said ground forces are key to any success. More...
Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
95-year-old Tuskegee Air(wo)man receives Congressional Gold Medal
Sgt. Amelia Jones, a 95-year-old veteran of the famous Tuskegee Airmen, was recently presented the Congressional Gold Medal for her service during World War II. More...
Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Soldier's wife, sports provide strength to overcome illness during Army Trials
Support from his family and adaptive sports helped Staff Sgt. Cory Davis participate in the trials to determine the Army's team for the upcoming 2015 Department of Defense's Warrior Games. More...
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