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  • 80th TC commander addresses DEOMI graduates

    Feb 8, 2016

    Eighteen years after Maj. A.C. Roper graduated from the Equal Opportunity Advisors Reserve Component Course with distinguished honors, he delivered the keynote address to graduates of the same course as Maj. Gen. Roper during a ceremony at the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute, Patrick Air Force Base, Fla., Feb. 5, 2016.

  • Time is on their side: TSC recognizes millennium of Civilian service

    Feb 8, 2016

    The 21st Theater Sustainment Command recognized over 30 Department of the Army Civilian employees for their years of successful government service during a ceremony held at the Kaiserslautern Community Action Center on Danenner Kaserne Feb. 3.

  • USAMRMC Receives Training Update on Army Human Subjects Protection Regulations

    Feb 8, 2016

    The U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command personnel who support research involving humans received a briefing on the forthcoming update to the Army's Human Research Protections Regulation from the Director of the Army Human Research Protections Office Col. Molly Klote at Fort Detrick, Maryland, Jan. 8.

  • 7th MSC/21st TSC teach tactical combatives to Soldiers; Airmen

    Feb 7, 2016

    Modern Army Combatives instructors from the 7th Mission Support Command and 21st Theater Sustainment Command taught more than a dozen Soldiers and Airmen, Army Level II combatives Jan. 25-Feb. 5, 2016.

  • Texas Medical Command strives for speedy health assessments

    Feb 6, 2016

    Keeping Texas Guardsmen healthy and mission-ready is a full-time job. The troops at Camp Mabry's Texas Medical Command understand the importance of efficiency and cooperation when it comes time to process whole units through their clinic.

  • Army Europe highlights interoperability at communications conference

    Feb 5, 2016

    Signal, cyber and communications experts from industry, government and the militaries of several NATO allied and partner nations gathered together for the 9th annual Mobile Deployable Communications Conference in Warsaw, Poland, Feb. 4-5.

  • MEDRETE brings U.S. military medical professionals to Senegal

    Feb 5, 2016

    DAKAR, Senegal -- U.S. Army Reserve medical professionals from around the world gathered in Dakar, Senegal, Jan. 18-29, partnering with Senegalese military medical professionals for Medical Readiness Training Exercise 16-1. U.S. Army Africa conducts MEDRETE exercises in different partner nations throughout the year to increase medical capabilities and proficiencies. MEDRETE 16-1 is the first of many exercises to be coordinated by USARAF this year and brought U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers to Dakar to share and learn with their Senegalese counterparts.

  • Wounded Warriors enjoy winter outing

    Feb 5, 2016

    Members of the 3-85th Mountain Infantry Regiment-Warrior Transition Battalion, Fort Drum NY., spend a day at the local snow park for a day of relaxation and fun.

  • USAMEDCOM announces BCAC, DCAO winners for 2015

    Feb 5, 2016

    The U.S. Army Medical Command's Beneficiary Counseling and Assistance Coordinator (BCAC) and Debt Collection Assistance Officer (DCAO) of the Year Awards are two honorary awards given annually by MEDCOM to recognize two individuals for outstanding contribution as a BCAC and DCAO.

  • Officials Describe Plans to Integrate Women into Combat Roles

    Feb 5, 2016

    Senior Army, Navy and Marine Corps officials outlined plans to integrate women into combat roles before the Senate Armed Forces Committee today, and agreed incorporating women into combat ranks is the right path for the future.

  • New Medical Vital Signs Simulator 'Lightens the Load' for Army Equipment Specialists

    Feb 5, 2016

    The U.S. Army Medical Materiel Agency (USAMMA) has selected and begun fielding a new Medical Vital Signs Simulator (MVSS) for testing, calibrating and repairing medical equipment such as vital signs monitors and pulse oximeters. The MVSS performs the functions of three instruments, providing a lighter load of gear for biomedical equipment specialists in the field.

  • Dunn: Never quit and always care

    Feb 5, 2016

    Command Sgt. Maj. Harold E. Dunn, the top noncommissioned officer for the 20th Chemical Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives Command, handed over his responsibilities of senior enlisted adviser during a relinquish of responsibility ceremony at Aberdeen Proving Ground on Feb. 4.

  • 599th, 1394th Trans. Bdes. embrace total force integration

    Feb 5, 2016

    WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD, Hawaii -- The 599th Transportation Brigade will soon have a completely revitalized way of doing business.

  • MARMC Fab Lab Host Fort Lee Marines

    Feb 5, 2016

    Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center's (MARMC) Fab Lab hosted Marines from Fort Lee's machinist school Jan.28. The visiting Marines, set to graduate next month, requested to visit MARMC's Fab Lab before graduation.

  • Army needs appropriated funds to ensure energy security

    Feb 5, 2016

    While the Army is making great progress meeting its energy efficiency and renewable energy targets, this is not enough, said Richard Kidd, the deputy assistant secretary of the Army for energy and sustainability.

  • Team supporting Veterans Affairs receives 2015 USACE Excellence in Contracting Award

    Feb 5, 2016

    The Aurora Veterans Affairs Hospital Replacement Alpha Contract Team was named the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' 2015 Procurement Team of the Year in the Excellence in Contracting Awards Program.

  • Commission on the Future of the Army presents recommendations to CGSC students

    Feb 5, 2016

    The National Commission on the Future of the Army presented its recommendations to the President and Congress in late January and briefed the Command and General Staff Officers Course Class of 2016 on their findings and recommendations on Feb. 4. "It's your responsibility to look at the recommendations and figure out solutions," Lt. Gen. (Retired) Jack Stultz, former Chief of the Army Reserve and one of eight commissioners told the students who are predominately Army captains and majors preparing for future assignments as field grade officers.

  • WTB program plenty busy after drawdown

    Feb 5, 2016

    Despite decreased numbers of service members in battle and fewer suffering combat injuries, the Warrior Transition Battalion at Joint Base Lewis-McChord is still busy with a diverse adaptive sports program beneficial to all injured and ill service members.

  • Female mechanics support Allied Spirit IV

    Feb 4, 2016

    A lot more female faces are among the engine hoists, forklifts and wreckers these days at maintenance shops of the U.S. Army's Joint Multinational Readiness Center, here.

  • Western Accord 2016 planning event lays foundation for May exercise

    Feb 4, 2016

    Representatives from the U.S. Army and the Burkina Faso Defense Forces, in conjunction with eight African partner nations, came together here for Western Accord 2016 initial planning event Jan. 25-29. Exercise WA 16, scheduled later in the year, assist in the development of capacity of the stand-by force, its member nations and allied rapid deployment capability to plan and deploy, employ, sustain and redeploy forces in support of African Union and European Union mandated peace operations in a regional crisis.

  • USANATO Soldiers talk policy with HRC Senior Enlisted Advisor

    Feb 4, 2016

    SEMBACH, Germany - United States Army NATO Brigade Soldiers hosted Command Sgt. Maj. Wardell Jefferson, the Human Resources Command senior enlisted advisor, for a wide-ranging Army policy discussion here Feb. 3.

  • Finance Soldiers enable readiness for 2nd Cavalry Regiment

    Feb 4, 2016

    Finance Soldiers, of Alpha Detachment, 106th Financial Management Support Unit, 16th Special Troops Battalion, demonstrated their ability to deploy financial management support teams and provide first-rate support to the 2nd Cavalry Regiment during an exercise held at Rose Barracks in Vilseck, Germany, Jan. 28.

  • ATEC hosts fifth annual FIRST Lego League competition

    Feb 4, 2016

    The U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command (ATEC) hosted its fifth annual FIRST Lego League (FLL) robotics competition at ATEC headquarters on Aberdeen Proving Ground Jan. 30.

  • TRADOC CG stresses 'knowing what you're for' at LPD session

    Feb 4, 2016

    U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command's commanding general told Fort Leonard Wood military and civilian leaders that it is a "unique responsibility" to know what an organization is for and how it fits into the overall Army structure.

  • TACOM commander visits 2CR Soldiers during Stryker Maintenance Course

    Feb 4, 2016

    Maj. Gen. Gwendolyn Bingham, the commander of U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command, visited 2nd Cavalry Soldiers taking the Stryker Common Chassis Sustainment Course, Feb. 3, 2016, in Vilseck, Germany.

  • Advances in IT open doors to software sustainment

    Feb 4, 2016

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- A partnership between Tobyhanna Army Depot and the Software Engineering Center (SEC) is helping shape the future of software sustainment for the military's communications-electronics systems. The SEC is part of the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command.

  • Riggin' awesome: 5th QM Soldiers coach Norwegian troops on cost-effective aerial delivery ops

    Feb 4, 2016

    Royal Norwegian Forces learned low-cost but "high-speed" aerial delivery ops from the best, as parachute riggers from the 5th Quartermaster Theater Aerial Delivery Company, part of the 21st Theater Sustainment Command's 16th Sustainment Brigade, taught Norwegian allies the nuances of cost-effective techniques Jan. 11-14 near Oslo.

  • New CMH director visits Lee museums, discusses way ahead

    Feb 4, 2016

    Charles R. Bowery Jr., the new executive director of the Center of Military History, toured the Combined Arms Support Command's museums as part of an orientation tour Jan. 28. The Transportation, Quartermaster and Women's Museum along with the Ordnance Heritage Center's displays were the first location he visited to kick off Bowery's tour of all history offices and museum facilities across the Army to learn how they operate.

  • Picatinny creates videos for howitzer training

    Feb 4, 2016

    Picatinny engineers are creating M777A2 howitzer maintenance training videos to enhance the ability of Soldiers and Marines to conduct maintenance tasks in all operational environments.

  • Bandsman bakes cake, eats it too

    Feb 4, 2016

    Spc. Jonathan Grasso, a 77th Army Band member at Fort Sill, baking interests furthers his artistic talents.

  • Warfighter weapon maintenance made easier with new lubricant

    Feb 4, 2016

    Although weapon maintenance may seem tedious to the unencumbered civilian, Picatinny Arsenal engineers know a clean weapon could save the warfighter's life.

  • Army researchers uses 3-D scanning capabilities to capture high-fidelity images

    Feb 4, 2016

    The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center incorporates 3-D scanning systems to rapidly capture the shapes of objects for reverse engineering and quality control.

  • Army chef serves up dirt and worms

    Feb 4, 2016

    The 2015 Armed Forces Master Chef of the Year and a member of the Network Enterprise Technology Command, visited a kindergarten class for a short time to talk with students and have a little fun.

  • Dailey reiterates importance of readiness, image during Fort Drum visit

    Feb 4, 2016

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey addressed Soldiers, Families and others about the importance of overall Army readiness: Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley's number one priority, and individual Soldier readiness during a time with end-strength reductions.

  • Pig prototype makes its debut at Allied Spirit IV

    Feb 3, 2016

    A life-like farm animal is being used for simulated chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear or explosive (CBRN-E) training at a multinational exercise.

  • Chaplains collaborate, share values during exercise

    Feb 3, 2016

    Chaplains, from the United States and South Africa, got the chance to meet and collaborate during Exercise Allied Spirit IV, which is taking place until Feb. 5 at the U.S. Army's Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany.

  • 16 Years and 7 commanders later ... logistics modernization finally hits Arsenal production floors

    Feb 3, 2016

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- Many years ago, when the Army began to implement a logistics modernization program the Arsenal workforce was told that "change would not happen overnight," but to prepare themselves for a revolutionary change in how they would conduct future business. Nearly 16 years and seven commanders later, that revolutionary change will finally hit the Arsenal's production floors this spring.

  • Yongsan Medics Conduct Live Surgery Exercise

    Feb 3, 2016

    For the Soldiers and medical personnel assigned to the 121st Combat Support Hospital (CSH) Yongsan, South Korea, being able to transition to their wartime mission, in the event of potential hostilities, means an abundance of training. On January 28, 2016 the 121st CSH conducted a Live Surgery Exercise within the confines of its Critical Care Corridor.

  • Carter previews FY2017 defense budget request

    Feb 3, 2016

    Addressing diverse global challenges requires new thinking, new postures in some regions and new and enhanced capabilities, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said this morning during a preview of the Pentagon's fiscal year 2017 budget request.

  • General delivers praise, talks munitions readiness

    Feb 3, 2016

    McALESTER, Okla. -- During his first visit to the ammunition plant here, the Army leader who provides munitions readiness to the nation's warfighters thanked the workforce for living up to the Joint Munitions Command motto -- Ready, Reliable and Lethal.

  • RDECOM awarded for Syrian chemical-weapons destruction mission

    Feb 3, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Feb. 3, 2016) -- The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command has received an Army Superior Unit Award for destroying the Syrian chemical-weapons stockpile in 2013 and 2014.

  • International partnerships: Ukrainian surgeons visit Army Medicine in Europe

    Feb 3, 2016

    Four Ukrainian military surgeons, the first group of physicians to do such a rotation in several years, recently visited Army Medicine in Europe for a firsthand look at U.S. wounded warrior care.

  • New MICC Academy underpins command transformation

    Feb 3, 2016

    Contracting officials here are creating a new one-stop virtual portal to assist Mission and Installation Contracting Command employees with career leadership development and training as part of the command's 2025 transformation.

  • 21st TSC enlisted leaders launch path-breaking 'NIMS' campaign

    Feb 2, 2016

    KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany -- Around 60 participants from across the 21st Theater Sustainment Command and top Army junior leadership authorities broke new ground in the "Not in my Squad" campaign during an "empowerment" event held Jan. 27-29 at the Vogelweh Military Complex.

  • Vollrath award ceremony recognized top human resources personnel throughout U.S. Army Europe

    Feb 2, 2016

    Four Soldiers and one Department of the Army civilian were recognized at U.S. Army Europe Headquarters, Jan. 28, for their excellence in human resources at Army Europe's 6th Annual Frederick E. Vollrath Awards ceremony.

  • Logisticians Celebrate Black History Month

    Feb 2, 2016

    This month, Army Logistics will honor the contributions of several African-Americans who served in the Army.

  • Service members support NFL Pro Bowl 2016

    Feb 2, 2016

    During the 2016 NFL Pro Bowl, 8th Theater Sustainment Command Soldiers volunteered their time to assist the Aloha Stadium staff with pregame preparations here Jan. 31.

  • 210th BSB Calls for Fire

    Feb 2, 2016

    Key leaders assigned to 210th Brigade Support Battalion "Providers," 2nd Brigade Combat Team "Commandos," learn the basics or refresh their call for fire skills during a four day course held Feb. 02-5 on Fort Drum.

  • The future of wearable tech

    Feb 2, 2016

    Working Soldiers to failure is a costly mistake, and until recently it's been anybody's guess at what temperature and exertion rate a given Soldier would max out. But now, wearable, chest-based sensors (far more accurate and informative than current wrist-worn models) can tell when a Soldier is nearing cardiac and temperature limits--protecting Soldiers, preventing heat casualties and generating data to help predict how Soldiers will perform under new environmental conditions. This article was originally published in the January - March 2016 Army AL&T Magazine.

  • OASS: On the right track to train the total force

    Feb 2, 2016

    Senior leaders from across the Army gathered at U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command headquarters Jan. 28 to determine the way ahead for how and where the Army will train Soldiers throughout active, Guard and Reserve components.

  • Army reveals plan to fully integrate women into all MOSs, combat units

    Feb 2, 2016

    Acting Army Secretary Patrick Murphy and Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley told lawmakers the Army is opening the door to every job a Soldier can hold regardless of gender.

  • Sky Soldiers, Dragoons train as one on lightweight water purification system

    Feb 2, 2016

    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany --The average person can survive without shelter and water for up to three hours in the most harsh of environments and up to three days without water. Soldiers are trained and molded to be able to adapt to any environment, but what happens when you run out of clean water?

  • Carter announces 12 weeks paid military maternity leave, other benefits

    Feb 1, 2016

    The Defense Department is increasing military maternity leave and instituting other changes in an effort to support military families, improve retention and strengthen the force of the future, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said.

  • 19th Human Resources Company: U.S. Soldier's Gateway to Korea

    Jan 29, 2016

    DAEGU, South Korea -- Every single United States Soldier and U.S. mail package entering the Korean Peninsula passes through the gateway of 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command's 19th Human Resources Company.

  • Montenegro's NATO Goal Gets Boost From Marshall Center Seminar and Alumni

    Jan 29, 2016

    A two-day tailored seminar on Next Steps toward NATO for Senior Officials from Montenegro was held Jan. 26 and 27 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

  • Cobra Battery, 2CR conduct EDRE

    Jan 29, 2016

    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- Soldiers assigned to Cobra Battery, Field Artillery Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment arrive to their unit before dawn Jan 27, 2016 after they received an alert to prepare for their movement to Lithuania for training. The Battery is conducting an Emergency Deployment Readiness Exercise prior to their roll out to demonstrate their ability to rapidly deploy on a moment's notice. The exercise, called Dragoon Shock, is a realistic operation; testing all aspects of a unit's readiness which will showcase the capability and interoperability of USAREUR organizations.

  • Army researchers collaborate with University of Central Florida

    Jan 29, 2016

    U.S. Army researchers hosted a visit from a University of Central Florida assistant professor, Jan. 19, 2016.

  • 80th TC Family Readiness Program trains support assistants

    Jan 29, 2016

  • AMC announces summer hire opportunities

    Jan 29, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The U.S. Army Materiel Command is looking for a few good students to join the headquarters this summer.

  • Good to the last drop

    Jan 29, 2016

    The water purification specialists of 603rd Aviation Support Battalion, 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade created potable water from a pond on Hunter Army Airfield Jan. 27.

  • Via: Army Contracting Command 'moving in right direction'

    Jan 29, 2016

    Army Contracting Command is "moving in the right direction," Army Materiel Command's commanding general said.

  • Zika Virus: What you need to know and do

    Jan 29, 2016

    The Zika virus was first discovered in Uganda in 1947. It spread to Brazil in early 2015 and by Jan 27 was in 22 countries in the Americas. People who contracted Zika infection overseas have been found in Texas, Arkansas, Hawaii, and Virginia, but there has been no transmission in the US. Bites from certain types of mosquitos found in the southeastern United States transmit the virus. Fortunately, dropping temperatures decrease virus transmission and freezing temperatures kill the mosquitos.

  • New DoD program streamlines childcare accessibility, but alters waitlist priorities

    Jan 29, 2016

    Service members and Department of Defense civilian employees will soon find accessing information about military child care options and wait lists as close as their laptops and mobile devices.

  • Natick scientists collaborating to create 'second-skin' protection

    Jan 28, 2016

    NATICK, Mass. (Jan. 28, 2016) -- Collaboration has long been second nature for researchers at the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, and now a partnership is being applied to developing "second-skin," chemical-biological protection.

  • USAG Japan prepares community for natural disasters

    Jan 28, 2016

    CAMP ZAMA, Japan (Jan. 28, 2016) -- The U.S. Army Garrison Japan hosted the "It Takes a Community" forum Jan. 22 at the Camp Zama Community Club.

  • Even small, incremental improvements in the Army's Industrial Base have huge returns

    Jan 28, 2016

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- How is it that the person who typically gets noticed in a crowd is the one who quietly stands still, while others are shouting and jumping up and down trying to get the attention? The same analogy may be applied to machinery at the Army's manufacturing plant at Watervliet, N.Y., said an Arsenal general foreman.

  • New training program designed to help Soldiers safeguard finances at unit level

    Jan 28, 2016

    A pilot, experimental program crafted to help noncommissioned officers better understand the financial dynamics of their Soldiers and Family members is now available on Fort Leonard Wood.

  • Rise of the Robots

    Jan 28, 2016

    The Fort Jackson Patriots FIRST LEGO League Team 22589 received the Judges Award at the 2015 -- 2016 FIRST LEGO League "TRASH TREK" Challenge Jan. 16 at Doby's Mill Elementary School in Lugoff, South Carolina.

  • Active, Guard, Reserve leaders sign landmark charter

    Jan 28, 2016

    As a part of the Army Total Force Policy implementation, representatives from Reserve and National Guard units throughout the region gathered Jan. 22 at Fort Drum to sign a landmark charter during the Northeast Regional Partnership meeting.

  • The Army Nurse Corps: Celebrating Over 115 Years

    Jan 28, 2016

    Kenner Army Health Clinic will join the Army to celebrate more than a century of the Army Nurse Corps service, dating back to 1901. It is the Nurse Corps motto "Embrace the Past -- Engage the Present -- Envision the Future' that keeps the Nurse Corps dedicated to serve America's sons and daughters and their families.

  • Free program leads to dental career

    Jan 28, 2016

    Military ID card holders will have an opportunity to participate in an orientation aimed at earning credentials as a dental assistant through the American Red Cross and U.S. Army Dental Activity-Fort Bliss, Feb. 3.

  • 16th SB leadership illuminates European sustainment operations for policymakers

    Jan 28, 2016

    Senior leaders from 16th Sustainment Brigade spent the week of Jan. 19-22 in Washington meeting with Congress, Department of Defense officials and leading think tanks to discuss current operations in Europe, focusing on sustainment and logistics and leader development within the theater.

  • Guard should retain Apaches, force must stand at 980K, commission says

    Jan 28, 2016

    The National Commission on the Future of the Army, or NCFA, made its recommendations public today at the Hall of States in Washington, D.C. Chief among those recommendations, one of 63 in total, is that the Army National Guard should retain some of the AH-64 Apache helicopters it currently has.

  • Appropriations staffer tours ANAD

    Jan 28, 2016

    Allison Deters, staff assistant for the House Appropriations Committee, Defense Subcommittee, toured Anniston Army Depot Jan. 20.

  • 7th ID Soldiers receive Stryker training at ANAD

    Jan 28, 2016

    Eight Soldiers with the 7th Infantry Division from Fort Lewis, Wash., are training at Anniston Army Depot for two weeks this month.

  • Madigan opens substance abuse facility

    Jan 28, 2016

    Madigan Army Medical Center opened a new substance abuse residential treatment facility here on January 21.

  • Useful tools are available to access Army medicine from anywhere

    Jan 28, 2016

    The Army medical system offers some easy to use tools to help manage your health care needs from home or while on the go. "The Military Health System has developed several programs over the last few years that can assist you and your family obtain the medical care they need," said Army Maj. Renee Zmijski, chief of the Clinical Operations Division at Brooke Army Medical Center.

  • 7 changes to Army NCO professional development

    Jan 28, 2016

    With the new year came a number of changes in Army noncommissioned officer professional development, and NCOs can expect more changes coming soon, said Command Sgt. Maj. David S. Davenport Sr., U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command's senior enlisted adviser.

  • Ground breaks at Fort Hood for largest renewable energy project in Army

    Jan 28, 2016

    Fort Hood, federal and local officials broke ground here during a ceremony for a massive energy project for the installation, Jan. 28.

  • International forum focuses on advancements in armored vehicles

    Jan 27, 2016

    Military and defense industry representatives, from more than 20 countries and six continents, converged on Twickenham Stadium in London to discuss the state of armored vehicles during the International Armoured Vehicles Forum, Jan. 26.

  • Financial management is key to mission accomplishment

    Jan 27, 2016

    ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. - First Army held a Sustainment and Financial Management Conference Jan. 20-22, with a focus that fiscal responsibility helps lead to mission success.

  • 1st TSC Finance Soldiers deploy to Middle East

    Jan 27, 2016

    Soldiers and family members gathered at Dahl Physical Fitness Center to bid farewell to the 18th Financial Management Support Center, 1st Sustainment Command (Theater) during a deployment ceremony Jan. 19.

  • ASC names EEO Champion of the Year

    Jan 27, 2016

    The U.S. Army Sustainment Command honored a member of its Senior Executive Service during a ceremony at Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois, Jan. 26.

  • Special Delivery: RRAD completes National Guard fire truck

    Jan 27, 2016

    A two-year vehicle rebuild project has finally come to an end for Red River Army Depot.

  • 1st AML Receives Army Superior Unit Award

    Jan 27, 2016

    The 1st Area Medical Laboratory will receive the Army Superior Unit Streamer Award for Operation United Assistance at 1030 here on Jan. 29.

  • Goodwill epidemic strikes Tobyhanna

    Jan 27, 2016

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. (Dec. 22, 2015) -- "Reports are flooding in from all over. Goodwill efforts at Tobyhanna have reached epidemic proportions. Is there no end in sight? Let's hope not."

  • "Victory Medics" Prepare for MEDSHOCK Exercise

    Jan 27, 2016

    SEMBACH, Gemany -- A "no-notice" alert put medical support leaders and Soldiers to the test as elements of the 30th Medical Brigade mobilized Jan. 23- 26 for "MEDSHOCK," an exercise designed to test readiness capabilities and medical interoperability with Bundeswehr Airborne Role 1 and Bundeswehr Sanit├Ąt (medical branch) Role 2 medical assets.

  • Arsenal commander challenges American Legion to tell its story

    Jan 26, 2016

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- In his nearly three years in command, the Watervliet Arsenal commander has always found audiences to loudly proclaim their support for the nation's military and its Veterans. But saying it does not necessarily translates into action of actually doing it. That wasn't the case on January 24 when Col. Lee H. Schiller Jr. addressed hundreds of American Legion leadership from throughout New York State as they converged on the state's Capital District January 22-24 for their Mid-Winter Conference.

  • Sustainer Grill evaluated for the 'Super Bowl' of Food Service

    Jan 26, 2016

    DAEGU, SOUTH KOREA-- The 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command's Sustainer Grill competed for the Department of the Army's premier culinary specialist award, the Philip A. Connelly Award, Jan 20.

  • Deputy commanding general visits MK Air Base, Romania

    Jan 26, 2016

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Maj. Gen. William Gayler, deputy commanding general, U.S. Army Europe, visited the Mihail Kogalniceanu Forward Operating Site, or MK Air Base, in Romania, close to the Black Sea coast Jan. 25.

  • Advanced 120mm round gives tank crews more versatility

    Jan 25, 2016

    After awarding two development contracts in July 2015, Picatinny Arsenal's Program Executive of Ammunition Office starts its new year by preparing to improve the Advanced Multi-Purpose (AMP) 120mm round.

  • Senior enlisted gathering builds stronger 'Team 21'

    Jan 25, 2016

    KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany -- Around 30 senior enlisted leaders from across the 21st Theater Sustainment Command shared ideas, discussed challenges and engaged in a lively professional dialogue designed to improve systems and build more cohesive teams during a seminar held Jan. 20-21 at the Vogelweh Military Complex.

  • 173rd Sky Soldiers airdrop shark, train for contingencies

    Jan 25, 2016

    Paratroopers from the 173rd Airborne Brigade airdropped a 'Shark' mobile communications Humvee from a C-130 Hercules aircraft onto Frida IV Drop Zone near Dandalo, Italy, January 21.

  • Green to Gold; Earn a Degree while Becoming an Officer

    Jan 24, 2016

    Each year, the US Army awards deserving Soldiers the opportunity to transition from the enlisted ranks into the officer corps while earning a bachelor's degree thorough the Green to Gold Program

  • Forward deployed LARS provide extensive reach-back capability

    Jan 23, 2016

    "Have you talked to the LAR?" are often the first words spoken when Soldiers are confronted by a seemingly irresolvable maintenance issue.

  • NY American Legion Commander says the Arsenal is not like the movies

    Jan 22, 2016

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- A former General Electric machinist obtained a place at the table on January 21 with senior leaders at the oldest, continuously operating manufacturing center in New York's Capital District -- the Army's Watervliet Arsenal.

  • 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command's Chaplain Assistant recognized as best on Korean Peninsula

    Jan 22, 2016

    DAEGU, South Korea-- United States Eighth Army recognized Staff Sgt. Canteen of the 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command as the Chaplain Assistant, Non-Commissioned Officer at Camp Hovey, 14 Jan.

  • USACE assists Benelux with consolidation, transformation

    Jan 22, 2016

    European Infrastructure Consolidation, a process announced by the Department of Defense last January to save the U.S. government approximately $500 million annually, is transforming and consolidating installations throughout Europe, including U.S. Army Garrison Benelux, by 2022.

  • Perkins on SHARP: Keystone of Army Profession is trust

    Jan 22, 2016

    General David G. Perkins, commanding general of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, visited with students of the U.S. Army Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention, or SHARP Academy at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., Thursday, Jan. 14.

  • First African American mayor of Selma, Team Redstone celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King

    Jan 22, 2016

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The first African American mayor of Selma reflects on the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during a Team Redstone observance at the Bob Jones Auditorium here, Jan. 20.