Report Highlights Rapid Equipping Force
Quick-reaction capabilities that in 2003 were able to rapidly provide armor protection kits for tactical vehicles in Iraq are now a vital tool to cope with the unpredictable nature of modern warfare, according to a new Torchbearer Campaign report by the Association of the U.S. Army’s Institute of Land Warfare.
Major Speakers Confirmed for AUSA Meeting
Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter, Army Secretary John M. McHugh, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley and Homeland Security Secretary Jeh C. Johnson are confirmed as speakers during the three-day Association of the U.S. Army’s Annual Meeting and Exposition that begins Oct. 12.
AUSA Paper: Guard, Reserve Readiness is Essential
At a time of diminished funding but emerging commitments, the Army must make certain reserve components have predictable readiness levels to contribute to mission requirements, according to a new paper published by the Association of the U.S. Army’s Institute of Land Warfare.