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Defense

TRADOC G-2: Army will augment Navy, Air Force in future conflicts

Posted August 29, 2016 by David Vergun

Missile Defense Agency photograph The Army could use its capabilities, including its missiles, to help shape the battlefield for the Air Force and Navy, said Tom Greco, deputy chief of staff, G-2, Army Training and Doctrine Command. Greco spoke at a Mad Scientist media roundtable, Aug. 23, 2016. The U.S. Army is considered the world’s…

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Carter, Mentor Discuss Innovation

Posted September 19, 2016 by Jim Garamone

Defense Secretary Ash Carter and his mentor, former Defense Secretary William J. Perry, discussed the importance of innovation in defense during a talk at the Hoover Institution in Washington, D.C., Sept. 19. Carter said innovation will ensure the American military remains the best in the world. Perry was instrumental in moving the Defense Department from…

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Defense

Goldfein: Committed to joint warfighting

Posted October 7, 2016 by Tech. Sgt. Robert Barnett

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Dave Goldfein addressed a standing room only crowd during a multi-domain battle contemporary forum at the Association of the U.S. Army Annual Meeting and Exposition at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., Oct. 4.

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USS Detroit commissioned in namesake city

Posted October 24, 2016 by Lt. j.g. Joey Seymour

The crew of USS Detroit (LCS 7) brought its ship to life before a crowd of nearly 6,500 in front of the iconic General Motors building at the Port of Detroit.

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Defense

F-16CM accident report released

Posted November 16, 2016 by

Air Force photograph by Master Sgt. Ben Bloker Capt. Mike Broderick (right) breaks from Capt. Brandon Lavalley on the final approach during day three of Red Flag 12-2 Jan. 25, 2016, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. An Accident Investigation Board found that an F-16CM Fighting Falcon suffered an engine hardware malfunction resulting in its…

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Army crowdsources ideas for innovation

Posted December 14, 2016 by David Vergun

In October, the Army launched Army Ideas for Innovation, or AI2, a digital crowdsourcing program that solicits ideas for how the Army can become more innovative. Any member of the Department of Defense community with a CAC card can participate. AI2 is located at https://www.milsuite.mil/book/community/spaces/ai2. “AI2 provides a platform for unleashing the creativity of the…

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Defense

NATO aims to transform military capacity, official says

Posted January 18, 2017 by Jim Garamone

Throughout its history, NATO has always changed and adapted to new threats, new doctrines and new realities, the commander of the alliance’s Allied Command Transformation told reporters in Brussels Jan. 17.

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Navy decommissions ‘The Big E’

Posted February 6, 2017 by PO2 Kevin F. Johnson

The aircraft carrier, USS Enterprise (CVN 65), was decommissioned during a ceremony held in the ship's hangar bay, Feb. 3.

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Defense

Red Tail legacy comes full circle

Posted February 22, 2017 by Master Sgt. Benjamin Wilson

Airmen assigned to the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing take great pride in the heritage created for them by the Tuskegee Airmen. Today a key piece of the wing’s history has once again returned to its flightline.

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SBIR project results in robotic technology for F-22 intake coating restoration process

Posted March 27, 2017 by Bryan Ripple

Robotic technology developed through the Air Force Small Business Innovation Research program will soon make the process of restoring specialized coatings on F-22 Raptor engine inlets more efficient for aircraft maintenance personnel during depot maintenance at Hill AFB, Utah.

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