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    Bonus program for spec ops pilots ends Sept. 30

    A retention incentive program featuring annual bonuses of up to $25,000 for warrant officer pilots assigned to special operations units is set to expire Sept. 30, the end of fiscal 2014.

    • Sep. 26, 2014
  2. October sergeant, staff sergeant promotions announced

    The Army announced on Thursday the sergeant and staff sergeant list for October. Congratulations to those getting promoted!

    • Sep. 25, 2014
  3. Army names senior NCOs to move up in October

    These senior NCOs have been selected for promotion in October, the Army announced Wednesday.

    • Sep. 24, 2014
  4. The military services are developing specialized recruiting and training policies for the Defense Department's nascent cyber force, a new Pentagon report says. Tech. Sgt. Cecilio M. Ricardo Jr./Air Force

    As cyber force grows, manpower details emerge

    The military will need to expand its force of cyber warriors beyond plans for 6,200 personnel, and the individual services are hammering out the manpower-related details of precisely how to build that force from the ground up, according to a new Pentagon

    • Sep. 23, 2014
  5. Gen. Daniel Allyn, the Army's new vice chief, is warning soldiers that sequestration seems likely to return. Dave Chace / Army

    New Army vice chief expects worse manpower conditions

    The Army's new vice chief expects in 2016 that sequestration will once again rear its ugly head, and that means thousands more force-cuts in the service.

    • Sep. 22, 2014
  6. New assignments announced for five generals

    Five generals are going to new assignments, four of them with medical commands, the Army chief of staff, Gen. Ray Odierno, announced Wednesday. They are:

    • Sep. 17, 2014
  7. October officer promotions announced for active duty

    October promotions have been authorized for the following active component officers:

    • Sep. 16, 2014
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    White House Fellowships are one of several fellowship and scholarship opportunities accepting applications from interested soldiers. Karen Bleier / AFP

    Scholarships, fellowships open to officers, NCOs

    It's that time of year when the Army announces application rules, deadlines and other information about several prestigious scholarship and fellowship programs for officers, warrant officers and noncommissioned officers.

    • Sep. 15, 2014
  8. Senior noncommissioned officer boards in fiscal 2015 will take place in a different order than previous years.

    2015 board shuffles NCO schedule; separation reviews planned

    The board schedule has been revised for fiscal 2015, which begins Oct. 1, re-ordering NCO boards and scheduling retention screenings for staff sergeants and above.

    • Sep. 14, 2014
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    Officer appointments for Reserve: The list is out

    These enlisted service members, former officers and civilians have been approved for direct officer appointments and reappointments in the Army Reserve by a board that met in June.

    • Sep. 10, 2014
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    Army activates its first cyber protection brigade

    The Army on Sept. 5 activated a new Cyber Protection Brigade the first of its kind in the Army at Fort Gordon, Georgia.

    • Sep. 9, 2014
  11. New list of names for CSM and SGM key billets announced

    The Army has issued a revised version of the fiscal 2015 nominative command sergeant major and sergeant major key billet selection list that was retracted in early August because of administrative problems.

    • Sep. 4, 2014
  12. Special-branch officers named to go to senior service college

    Here are the names of active component colonels and lieutenant colonels of the Army Medical Department, Judge Advocate General's Corps and Chaplaincy selected for resident senior service college attendance in school year 2015-16:

    • Sep. 4, 2014
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    As the active Army transitions away from the Kiowa helicopter, replacing the fleet with the National Guard's Apaches, the service is encouraging soldiers in a number of Kiowa MOSs to reclassify. Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod/Army

    Advice for Kiowa soldiers: Reclass now

    Reclassification opportunities are available to certain aviation systems and aircraft maintenance enlisted soldiers affected by the Army's phased elimination of the OH-58D Kiowa Warrior from its inventory of helicopters.

    • Aug. 29, 2014
  13. Army names officers selected for promotion to colonel

    The Army announced Thursday the names, branches, functional areas and sequence numbers of the lieutenant colonels recommended for promotion.

    • Aug. 28, 2014
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    Colonel promotion list to post this week

    Selection lists containing the names of officers recommended for promotion by the annual Army Competitive Category colonel board that met in May will be released Thursday.

    • Aug. 26, 2014
  15. First lieutenants can try for branch transfers to jobs in special operations. Army

    1st lieutenants wanted for spec ops jobs

    Regular Army first lieutenants with a yen to serve in special operations will be considered for possible branch transfers to Special Forces, Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations by a board that meets April 20-24.

    • Aug. 25, 2014
  16. September sergeant, staff sergeant names announced

    The Army announced on Friday the sergeant and staff sergeant list for September.

    • Aug. 22, 2014
  17. September senior NCO promotions announced

    Congratulations to the Regular Army senior noncommissioned officers who will be promoted to sergeant major, master sergeant and sergeant first class in September.

    • Aug. 22, 2014
  18. September officer promotions announced

    Congratulations to the active component officers being promoted to the ranks of chief warrant officer 3 through colonel in September:

    • Aug. 19, 2014
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    Army gets the most service switchers

    Switching services has slowed to a trickle since the height of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, when hundreds of sailors and airmen were jumping the Navy and Air Force.

    • Aug. 15, 2014
  19. N.Y. Guard gets new senior soldier

    The New York Army National Guard is getting a new senior soldier who serves as the top enlisted person in the organization.

    • Aug. 15, 2014
  20. Army pulls list of names for CSM, SGM key billets

    The nominative command sergeant major and sergeant major key billet selection list that was released Aug.

    • Aug. 13, 2014
  21. The Army is partnering with General Motors and Raytheon to help soldiers go from active-duty mechanics to work for GM. Sgt. Margaret Taylor / Army

    New apprenticeship for GM jobs

    The Army has launched a new apprenticeship program aimed at helping transitioning vets score solid jobs at General Motors dealerships.

    • Aug. 11, 2014
  22. School of Advanced Military Studies grads earn the title 'Jedi Knight.'  Lucasfilm Ltd.

    Applications open for School of Advanced Military Studies

    Applications are being accepted for the School of Advanced Military Studies course that begins in June 2015.

    • Aug. 10, 2014
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