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Natick studies link between body armor fit, performance

Posted October 17, 2014 by Bob Reinert

Body armor has saved countless lives in Iraq and Afghanistan, but an Improved Outer Tactical Vest, or IOTV, that doesn’t fit properly can actually hinder a Soldier’s performance in combat.

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Transition Assistance Program is for spouses, too

Posted October 17, 2014 by Rebecca Alwine, Counselor

Spouses of transitioning and retiring service members are eligible for all Transition Assistance Program services. This means everything available to the transitioning service member is also available to his or her spouse. This includes: Small Group Seminars — learn more about interview techniques, preparing for a job fair, or tips and tricks on how to…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted October 17, 2014 by

On Oct. 19, 1983, Grenada’s pro-Communist Prime Minister Maurice Bishop and several other leaders were murdered by a faction led by Deputy Prime Minister Bernard Coard.

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Air Force: Airmen train for ‘new wild, wild west’ in cyber domain

Posted October 17, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Jarrod Chavana

On any given day, the Defense Department defends itself against numerous cyber-attacks at installations throughout the world. To help combat this growing threat, Airmen from the 39th Information Operations Squadron train to defend computer networks against invisible ordnance in the operational domain of cyberspace.

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Aviation Restructure Initiative allows UAS workhorses to remain aloft

Posted October 10, 2014 by Kelly Pate

U.S. Army photo Pvt. Kenneth Lewis and Pvt. Austin Morrison assemble a Shadow unmanned aircraft system during training at 2-13th Aviation Regiment, 1st Aviation Brigade, based at Fort Huachuca, in July. FORT RUCKER, Ala. — In a climate of deep fiscal cuts, the Army’s Aviation Restructure Initiative has some good news for its unmanned aircraft…

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Watch TRADOC leaders discuss U.S. Army’s future

Posted October 10, 2014 by HQ TRADOC Public Affairs

Those unable to attend the Association of United States Army (AUSA) National’s 2014 Annual Meeting and Exposition can still watch TRADOC leaders live at livestream, www.army.mil/professional, as they discuss the future of the U.S. Army during panels throughout the week. Held every October in Washington, D.C., the AUSA Annual Meeting is the largest landpower exposition…

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‘Purple Friday’ raises domestic violence awareness

Posted October 10, 2014 by Audrey Peterson-Hosto

ACS to hold Open House Army Community Service joins Army-wide efforts, as October launches Army Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “Purple Friday” is our designated day to wear purple to make a collective statement to end intimate partner abuse; the ACS staff invites everyone to join them in the declaration to prevent domestic violence by honoring…

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EPG lab here tests most Army GPS technology

Posted October 3, 2014 by Ray Ragan

U.S. Army A test item is subjected to a GPS test at the U.S. Army Electronic Proving Ground during late summer of 2014. USAEPG is one of the few military test ranges that is authorized to test GPS in an open-air setting, using a variety of settings and modeled environments to ensure that tested civilian…

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Army’s Hispanic outreach not limited to Hispanic Heritage Month

Posted October 3, 2014 by Lisa Ferdinando

WASHINGTON – Hispanic Americans have made incredible contributions to the nation, and the Army is giving them special recognition during National Hispanic Heritage Month, an Army spokeswoman said. “The Army is committed to building a strong, long-lasting relationship with the Hispanic community,” said Mari Monserrate, Hispanic outreach liaison for the Army’s Office of the Chief…

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FH Soldiers train future generation

Posted October 3, 2014 by Maci Hidalgo

Spc. Tyler Karrin, 111th Military Intelligence Brigade, second from right, and Spc. Robert Brown, 40th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, train Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps students from Tombstone High School at the Honor Guard building on Fort Huachuca Monday. The students learned Honor Guard standard drilling techniques they can use during their JROTC ceremonies.

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