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Edition: Mon, April 28, 2008
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WHAT THEY'RE SAYING

"It's completely different now to be an American citizen. It's a good feeling. I don't think anyone treated me differently because I wasn't a citizen; but it's a mental thing."

-Spc. Vivek Mishra, a chemical operations specialist born and raised in central India

From life in India to U.S. Army, Soldier sees the world

TODAY'S FOCUS

Next-Generation Wireless Communications for Logistics Applications

What is it?

Next-Generation Wireless Communications is a commercial-off-the-shelf technology integration effort focused on developing and integrating technologies to significantly enhance the visibility of Army and Department of Defense assets in both time and space.

What has the Army done?

The Army fielded the fixed, active radio frequency identification infrastructure in use today, in response to demands for in-the-box visibility. NGWC is the follow-on effort that is exploring the integration of cutting-edge wireless technologies with sensors, to provide significantly enhanced asset visibility, while reducing or eliminating fixed infrastructure and reducing the overall cost associated with asset visibility.

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Information Papers with " 2008 Army Posture Statement"

INFORMATION YOU CAN USE

- 2008 Strategic Communication Guide - Read the 2008 Army Strategic Communication Guide for key messages and updates

- Strategic Communication Coordination Group (SCCG) Workspace

- Army Public Affairs Portal

- Stories of Valor

A CULTURE OF ENGAGEMENT

The Army Community Relations Calendar

Berlin Airlift Project brings U.S., German students together


Stryker Soldiers build relationships to bring security, services to Baghdad neighborhoods

Coalition Forces provide prosthesis to Iraqi soldier

CALENDAR

Saturday, June 14, 2008: The U.S. Army Birthday Ball

SOCIAL NETWORKING

NEWS ABOUT THE ARMY

WAR ON TERROR NEWS

OF INTEREST

WORLD VIEW

WHAT'S BEING SAID IN BLOGS

ARMY SPORTS

Sports recap

U.S. Army racing

Annual paintball tournament held at Casey