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Army modernizing electronic warfare capabilities

Posted February 14, 2019 by Staff Sgt. Felicia Jagdatt

Iron Soldiers with 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division teamed up with the 2nd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division to conduct training using new electronic warfare (EW) equipment and techniques at Fort Bliss, Texas, in December.

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Army offers more flexibility with new parental leave policy

Posted February 4, 2019 by Gary Sheftick

The Army has doubled the amount of parental leave available to fathers and other secondary caregivers of newborn infants with a policy that also provides more leave flexibility for mothers.

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Fort Irwin has big presence at 2019 Rose Bowl

Posted February 1, 2019 by

About 900 Fort Irwin soldiers and their families got the opportunity to attend the 2019 Rose Bowl football game at no charge. The tickets were donated from the Tournament of Roses through the USO and some families even chose to enjoy the popular Rose Bowl parade. Top leadership at Fort Irwin also had the opportunity…

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02/01 Public Notice 2

Posted February 1, 2019 by emmauribe

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Public Notice Five Year Review Report for the National Training Center Fort Irwin, California National Training Center (NTC) Fort Irwin, in association with the United States Army Corps of Engineers (Army), is conducting a Five Year Review of remedial actions (environmental cleanup measures) implemented at the NTC Fort Irwin, California….

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Box Tour

Posted February 1, 2019 by

We appreciate the 16 participants who joined in on January’s Box Tour. The event provides an up-close-and-personal experience for civilians to see how soldiers train at the National Training Center. The tours are conducted each month and the next Box Tour is Feb. 8. Those who are interested can sign up on the main Fort…

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02/01 Public Notice 1

Posted February 1, 2019 by

Fort Irwin, California Formation of Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) – Membership Solicitation The Department of Defense recognizes the importance of stakeholder participation in the Installation Restoration Program (IRP) process. Therefore, Ft. Irwin is soliciting interest in establishing a Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) to improve public participation and involve the community in the restoration decision-making process….

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Army Aviation leadership examines sustainment model with Navy

Posted January 18, 2019 by Lisa Hunter

Senior leaders from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command met with the senior leaders from the Naval Air Systems Command, Jan. 8, to discuss the Army Aviation sustainable materiel readiness structure and compare it to the Navy's structure.

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New email survey aims to gauge Army housing quality

Posted January 16, 2019 by

Army photograph Residents of Family housing owned and leased by the Army in the United States and overseas, such as this Family housing at U. S. Army Garrison Humphreys, South Korea, received a survey via email on Jan. 15 asking them to rate the quality of housing and housing services. The survey runs through Feb….

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Soldier Center tests new Army combat boot prototypes

Posted January 11, 2019 by

The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command Soldier Center at Natick, Mass., is testing new Army Combat Boot prototypes at three different basic training and active duty installations over the next four months.

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Successful drop: Soldiers test low-cost parachute system

Posted January 9, 2019 by Capt. Jerry Duong and 1st Lt. Andrew Garrido

Soldiers and Marines partnered to train with and test a low-cost parachute system at Camp Buehring, Kuwait, Dec. 10, 2018.

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