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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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2018 Year in Review

Posted January 4, 2019 by

January U.S. Army Sgt. Mathew Heney, 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 4th Infantry Division, during a flight mission by UH-60 Black Hawk, National Training Center February Troopers from Tiger Squadron take the oath to reenlist at Painted Rocks March U.S. Army Sgt Faatali Siaea, a 89B Ammunition Specialist for Operations Group, National Training Center reenlisted…

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Time running out to opt into Blended Retirement System

Posted December 12, 2018 by Gary Sheftick

Less than a month remains for Soldiers to opt into the Blended Retirement System and so far only 19 percent of those eligible have switched to the new plan. Pentagon officials are concerned many Soldiers will be missing out on benefits under BRS that they can take with them if they leave the Army before…

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Secretary of the Army, wife, address successes and challenges at Fort Irwin

Posted December 7, 2018 by by Janell J. Lewis Ford

In her first visit to Fort Irwin, Leah Esper, the Secretary of the Army’s spouse, had the chance to hear from more than a dozen spouses and leaders about what’s working and where help is needed on post. Some of the topics discussed, included hiring and pre-employment training for spouses, childcare options and waiting lists,…

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LA Chargers, Denver Broncos honor military during Salute to Service NFL Game

Posted December 7, 2018 by

Garrison Commander Col. Krummrich is among those honored at the Chargers’ Salute to Service halftime show, which featured veterans representing different war conflict eras on Nov. 18. Staff Sgt. Polmanteer sings the National Anthem alongside the joint color guard to kick off the Salute to Service NFL game in Cosa Mesa.

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Army’s Soldier and Squad Performance Research Institute will increase lethality, resilience

Posted November 2, 2018 by Jane Benson,

"No Soldier ever fights alone," says Cynthia Blackwell, the S2PRINT project director at the Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center in Natick, Mass.

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Army CID’s Web, Smart Phone Crime Submission System

Posted November 2, 2018 by

QUANTICO, Va — The Army community and American public can use their computers and smartphones to submit tips about crimes, suspicious activity or threats to the U.S. Army’s Criminal Investigation Command (CID) via a  digital crime tips system. The CID crime tips submission system is a web-based and or smartphone app submission method. The public…

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