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End of an era: Air Force, Team Dover say goodbye to last TF-39 engine

Story by SSgt Aaron Jenne on 02/20/2018 Members of the 436th Maintenance Squadron gathered together at the Jet Engine Intermediate Level Maintenance shop Feb. 16, 2018, to bid farewell to the very last General Electric TF-39 turbofan engine. For 45 years, Team Dover's JEIM shop maintained and rebuilt these engines.
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Raider' Brigade takes on NTC

Story by CPT terez little on 02/13/2018 FORT IRWIN, Calif. A chilly Mojave Desert greeted more than 4,000 Soldiers as they prepared to aggressively face a world-class opposing force during a grueling month long exercise at the National Training Center (NTC). Soldiers with the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th
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Investing in Army laboratory innovation

You need good labs and smart people to turn out good science and technology. If the Army wants innovative solutions backed by solid R&D, it needs to pay for them. by Dr. Matt Willis Army laboratories work diligently and collaboratively to deliver technology-enabled solutions for current conflicts and to develo
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Army Medicine's Central Region names Best Warriors

Story by Gloria Montgomery on 02/07/2018 After four days of grueling physical and mental challenges testing the grit and soul of the warrior ethos, the Army Regional Medical Command-Central (RMC-C) has named its top Soldiers in the annual Best Warrior competition, held April 10-14 at Fort Hood, Texas. Earning Non-Commissioned
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Army wins 2018 Armed Forces Cross Country title

Story by COL Sean Ryan on 02/06/2018 Army Spec. Leonard Korir of Fort Carson, Colo. defended his title at the Armed Forces Cross Country 10k Championship on 3 Feb. and led the Army team to its sixth consecutive title. The race was held in conjunction with the USA Track and
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MXG honors former chief with room dedication

Story by A1C Christian Conrad on 02/05/2018 TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. The life of late Chief Master Sgt. George R. Tucker is a storied one. Born on April 22, 1937, Tucker was the 14th child born of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Tucker's 15 children. From the outset of hi
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DSCC Child Development Center reopens as in-sourced DoD entity

Story by Craig Rader on 02/05/2018 COLUMBUS, Ohio -- After more than 10 months of preparation, the Child Development Center on Defense Supply Center Columbus reopened Feb. 27 as a fully in-sourced Department of Defense operation. Defense Logistics Agency's Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Program will now manage the
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Spanky Roberts: W.Va.'s First African-American Aviation Legend

Story by A1C Caleb Vance on 02/02/2018 If you search West Virginia military heritage on the internet, a long list of heroic names come up. Individuals such as Chuck Yeager, Woody Williams, and Jessica Lynch usually are the first to pop up, but one name you really have to dig
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Remembrance and Gratitude: 143d ESC honors soldiers, families, fallen heroes during Maj. Gen. Francisco A. Espaillat Victory Ball

Story by SGT John Carkeet IV on 02/02/2018 ORLANDO, Fla. Hundreds of service members and veterans accompanied by their friends and loved ones gathered at the Rosen Shingle Creek resort in Orlando Dec. 16, 2017, to celebrate the 143d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary)'s inaugural Maj. Gen. Francisco A. Espaillat Victory Ball.
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Programs aims to increase AIT platoon sergeant readiness

Story by Terrance Bell on 01/31/2018 FORT LEE, Va. (Jan. 31, 2018) -- The 244th Quartermaster Battalion recently graduated the first class of enlisted leaders from its Guardian AIT Platoon Sergeant/Drill Sergeant Certification Program. Seven platoon sergeants earned completion certificates for the two-day event designed as a primer to hel
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Civilian training alive and well in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Story by Dr. Michael Izard-Carroll on 01/31/2018 While the general public may be able to name a few military installations where military training is held for any or all of the five branches, fewer individuals could probably name a base or post that hosts a civilian training center. The Army
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