ARMY Magazine October 2006 


Listed below are selected articles and features of our October 2006 - Vol. 56, No. 10 issue. To read all the articles in ARMY Magazine's Green Book, join AUSA and you'll receive a subscription to ARMY Magazine as part of your membership.

Introduction
Used by military, government and industry experts as a reference tool, the Green Book is unparalleled in putting into a single issue the Army's vision and the challenges it faces. This comprehensive issue is published to coincide with the AUSA Annual Meeting, the largest gathering of landpower experts and industry leaders in the United States.

 Selected Status Reports

Relevant and Ready: AUSA Supports Soldiers and Families
The President of AUSA reviews the Association's support for the soldier and urges the nation to provide the financial support required to guarantee that the U.S. Army remains the best in the world.

Building for the Future While Serving Our Nation
The Secretary of the Army reports on the Army's transformation and modernization while fighting the global war on terrorism.

'Bitter Lessons of Unpreparedness'
The Army Chief of Staff examines the Army's past and future and warns that the cycle of unpreparedness in American history must stop.

Transforming Our Army-- A Soldier's Perspective
The Sergeant Major of the Army explains how Army transformation benefits the soldier and the nation as well.

Army Reserve: 'Integral Component of the World's Best Army'
The Chief of the Army Reserve explains the Reserve's operational status in supporting today's Army at war.

The Army National Guard's Accomplishments and Initiatives
The Director of the National Guard reviews the Guard's accomplishments this year--from Hurricane Katrina to the war on terror--while keeping up its end strength.

United Commitment: Iltizam Mushtarak
The commander of the Multi-National Force-Iraq explains that Iraq is on a path to national unity, improved security and increasing prosperity that benefits all its citizens.

 Army Weapons and Equipment