October 2012 AUSA News
October 2012 AUSA News
"America’s Army: Service to the Nation, Strength for the Future," ™ the theme of the Association of the United States Army’s 2012 Annual Meeting a
Jamie Gray, wife of U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit shooter Staff Sgt.
As I write this article, we face an all-too-familiar situation in the defense legislative arena.The regular defense authorization and appropriation
The U.S. Senate recently confirmed then Lt. Gen. Frank Grass as the next chief of the National Guard Bureau and then Air Force Maj. Gen.
Senate panel advances defense bill. The Senate Appropriations Committee approved the $604.5 billion fiscal 2013 defense spending bill before headin
The Weapons of Mass Destruction – Civil Support Teams (WMD-CST) conducted assessments as part of Vibrant Response 13.
Each year, thousands of members of the Joint Task Force – Civil Support converge on Camp Atterbury, Ind., participate in the Vibrant Response training exercise
U.S. Army North, U.S. Northern Command’s Joint Force Land Component command hosted exercise Vibrant Response designed to coordinate a rapid disaster response
The National Football League now wants to put into the helmets of its players the same type of sensors used by the Army to evaluate concussive even
The good news is that the 2012 Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exposition is just around the corner.And, despite the fact
Working with role playing civilians from as far away as Michigan and Texas, personnel from U.S.
The unthinkable happened: A (simulated) 3,000 lb.
Responding to a simulated 10-kiloton nuclear detonation, soldiers from the 178th Engineer Company, Fort Polk, La., conducted a rescue mission durin
The exercise confirms the operational readiness and tactical capabilities of military forces tasked with responding to natural and man-made incidents.
In the aftermath of a simulated nuclear explosion, one of the most important tasks to perform is locating survivors, many of whom would be sufferin
The purpose of the exercise was to confirm the capabilities of various elements of the DoD’s chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear, known as CBRN.
AUSA’s Institute of Land Warfare has recently released a new publication."Earned Deferred Compensation" (National Security Watch, August 2012) exam
U.S. Army North conducted the largest confirmation exercise to date for 9,000 members of the DoD’s chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) force.
More than 9,000 soldiers and civilians from numerous local, state and federal agencies participated in Vibrant Response 13, or VR 13, along with th