• Ernest Chaney, senior command representative, U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command and Sgt. Joseph Kesner, C Company, 148th Infantry Battalion, 37th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, discuss the Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems carried onboard the High Mobility Multi-purpose Wheeled Vehicle, Jul 14, 2008, at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.  Chaney is a Department of the Army Civilian volunteer deployed to Southwest Asia from CECOM-Europe, Mannheim, Germany.  As senior command representative Chaney serves as the single point of contact in Southwest Asia for all CECOM-related C4ISR matters.

    A system of systems

    Ernest Chaney, senior command representative, U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command and Sgt. Joseph Kesner, C Company, 148th Infantry Battalion, 37th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, discuss the Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence...

  • Petty Officer 3rd Class Gilbert Yribe, from Garden Grove, Calif., dumps a load of gravel into the drainage ditch alongside the newly paved portion of South Carolina Road adjacent to the Army Materiel Command housing complex at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, July 15, 2008.  Yribe, is an equipment operator with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 74, a U.S. Navy "Seabee" unit that has been paving the main routes running through the camp\'s Zone 6 area.

    Finishing touches

    Petty Officer 3rd Class Gilbert Yribe, from Garden Grove, Calif., dumps a load of gravel into the drainage ditch alongside the newly paved portion of South Carolina Road adjacent to the Army Materiel Command housing complex at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait...

  • Through the 200mm zoom lens of a Nikon D40 SLR Camera, the glow of the early evening moon overwhelms the surrounding sky above Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, July 15, 2008.

    Moonglow

    Through the 200mm zoom lens of a Nikon D40 SLR Camera, the glow of the early evening moon overwhelms the surrounding sky above Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, July 15, 2008.

  • Eyes fixed on the electronic torque sensor readout, Electronic Measurement Equipment Mechanic James Sinclair, leans into the task of calibrating a 600 pound-foot torque wrench at the 401st Army Field Support Brigade\'s Test, Measurement, Diagnostic Equipment Support Center, July 17, 2008. Sinclair is a Department of the Army civilian volunteer deployed to Camp Arifjan, Kuwait from Tobyhanna Army Depot, Pa.

    Taking it up a notch

    Eyes fixed on the electronic torque sensor readout, Electronic Measurement Equipment Mechanic James Sinclair, leans into the task of calibrating a 600 pound-foot torque wrench at the 401st Army Field Support Brigade\'s Test, Measurement, Diagnostic...

  • Senior logisticians from the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps visiting the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility pose for a group photo at the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle Processing Facility near Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, July 17, 2008.  Left to right are: Maj. Gen. Willie J. Williams, Commanding General, Marine Corps Logistics Command; Brig. Gen. Duane Jones, Director of Global Combat Support, U.S. Air Force; Vice Adm. Mike Loose, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Fleet Readiness and Logistics; Brig. Gen. Kenneth Dowd, Director for Logistics, U.S. Central Command; Lt. Gen. Kathleen Gainey, Director for Logistics, The Joint Staff; Rear Adm. Mark Heinrich, Director, U.S. Central Command Deployment Distribution Operations Center; Lt. Gen. Mitchell Stevenson, Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, U.S. Army.

    Where the rubber meets the road

    Senior logisticians from the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps visiting the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility pose for a group photo at the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle Processing Facility near Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, July 17...

  • Armor upgrade materials (part of the Tank Urban Survival Kit) awaiting future M1 Abrams installation at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, carry messages of support from the manufacturer, July 16 2008.

    Sending a message

    Armor upgrade materials (part of the Tank Urban Survival Kit) awaiting future M1 Abrams installation at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, carry messages of support from the manufacturer, July 16 2008.

  • Lt. Col. Joseph E. Ladner, commander, 2nd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, briefs (L-R) Senator Chuck Hagel, Senator Barack Obama and Senator Jack Reed about the evolution of the Humvee, as Chief Warrant Officer Eric M. McKoy, 2nd Battalion maintenance technician, waits to be introduced, July 18, 2008, at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.

    In the Spotlight

    Lt. Col. Joseph E. Ladner, commander, 2nd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, briefs (L-R) Senator Chuck Hagel, Senator Barack Obama and Senator Jack Reed about the evolution of the Humvee, as Chief Warrant Officer Eric M. McKoy, 2nd Battalion...

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