DOD News

March 30, 2015
Carter Outlines Future Force's Needs at Fort Drum
During a troop talk at Fort Drum, New York, Defense Secretary Ash Carter thanked the soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division and shared his vision for building what he calls "the force of the future."
March 30, 2015
DARPA Uses Open Systems, 'Plug and Fly' to Boost Air Power
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is unveiling a new program to boost U.S. air superiority by separating payloads such as weapons and sensors from the main air platform, and using open-system architectures to seamlessly integrate plug-and-fly modules into any kind of platform.

Army News

March 27, 2015
Laser-based aircraft countermeasure provides 'unlimited rounds' against MANPADS
The Army expects later this year to reach a Milestone B decision with its laser-based Common Infrared Countermeasures defense system program.
March 26, 2015
Horoho warns of damage to MEDCOM under sequester
Another sequestration could mean the loss of more than 6,000 medical personnel from the Army, Lt. Gen. Patricia D. Horoho, Army surgeon general told senators, March 25.

Navy News

March 27, 2015
U.S. Pacific Fleet Announces 2014 Sea, Shore Sailors of the Year
Rear Adm. Robert Girrier, deputy commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, announced Logistics Specialist 1st Class Blanca Sanchez as the 2014 Sea Sailor of the Year (SOY) and Steelworker 1st Class Brenton Heisserer as the 2014 Shore SOY.
March 27, 2015
Experts Convene to Discuss Maritime Power, International Security
Maritime security leaders gathered at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island, March 25—26, to focus global military attention on seapower during the EMC Chair Symposium "Maritime Power and International Security."

101st Airborne News

February 16, 2015
TAAC-E celebrates 3rd CR achievements, Rakkasans begin new chapter
Train, Advise, Assist Command - East held a casing and uncasing ceremony for the outgoing 3rd Cavalry Regiment "Brave Rifles" and incoming 3rd Brigade Combat Team "Rakkasans," 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) at Tactical Base Gamberi Feb. 15, 2015.
February 13, 2015
BOSS program teaches vehicle maintenance
The Fort Campbell Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers was one of two BOSS programs selected by the Department of the Army for the BOSS Life Skills Training pilot program which began Monday.

KY National Guard News

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