GEN Casey visits NTC in Ft. Irwin

By D. Myles CullenJanuary 24, 2011

Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. reviews notes by flashlight while visiting the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide  realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
1 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. reviews notes by flashlight while visiting the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. is briefed by Cpl. Sean Connell during a training exercise at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
2 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. is briefed by Cpl. Sean Connell during a training exercise at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Sean Connell during a training launches a  Raven while providing a demo to Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
3 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Sean Connell during a training launches a Raven while providing a demo to Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Lieutenant Andrew Corbett and Cpt. Jared Sunsdahl brief the Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. about their unit's training exercise at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
4 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Lieutenant Andrew Corbett and Cpt. Jared Sunsdahl brief the Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. about their unit's training exercise at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Brig. Gen. Robert "Abe" Abrams leads the Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. during his visit at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide  realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
5 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Brig. Gen. Robert "Abe" Abrams leads the Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. during his visit at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. has a meeting with Commanders participating in training exercises  at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide  realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
6 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. has a meeting with Commanders participating in training exercises at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Soldier walks to his unit's command center during a training exercise at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
7 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Soldier walks to his unit's command center during a training exercise at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
COL Richard C. Kim Brigade 3rd Brigade Combat Team Commander briefs Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide  realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
8 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – COL Richard C. Kim Brigade 3rd Brigade Combat Team Commander briefs Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. greets Soldiers with 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide  realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
9 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. greets Soldiers with 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A combat outpost being occupied by Soldiers with 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011.  The mission of the NTC is to provide  realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets.
10 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A combat outpost being occupied by Soldiers with 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, at the National Training Center (NTC) in Ft. Irwin, CA, on Jan. 22, 2011. The mission of the NTC is to provide realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary operating environment to assist Commanders and Soldiers by presenting current problem sets. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL