FORT MEADE, Md. (Army News Service, Dec. 23, 2015) — Both Soldiers and federal employees will receive a 1.3 percent pay raise beginning in January, funded by a consolidated Appropriations Act passed by Congress and signed by the president, Dec. 18.
Archive for December, 2015
Many of Fort Jackson Soldiers in Training experienced their first instance of “Hurry up and wait” in the wee hours of the morning, lying or standing in line for hours to board buses leaving post and then waiting even longer for their flights home for the holidays.
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Dec. 21, 2015) — Army production and logistics is teaming with Army research and development to better streamline the rapid design and fielding of cutting-edge technologies to the Soldier.
WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Dec. 18, 2015) — This month, Army Medical Command released the first-ever Health of the Force, or HOF report. The report provides a snapshot of the health of active-duty Soldiers on all major U.S.-based installations in 2014.
EDMOND, Okla., (Dec. 18, 2015) — How do you picture a drill sergeant? As a stern, totalitarian figure; barking out orders with an unintelligible loud snarl, ready to pounce on your every misstep?
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Dec. 18, 2015) — U.S. Army science and technology advisors have initiated a project to field a robot capable of assessing chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, explosives, or CBRNE, threats from a safe distance.