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Arizona adjutant general to lead National Guard Association

The Associated Press

PHOENIX — Arizona’s top National Guard officer is now the senior leader of a national group representing National Guard officers.

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New officer job assignment system will fight nepotism, Army leaders say

Kyle Rempfer

The Army already factored in the possibility of nepotism before it rolled out its new job assignment system for officers, three of the service’s generals overseeing personnel matters said Thursday.

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US Army developing process for using 3D printing at depots and in the field

Jen Judson

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army has an overarching concept for how it wants to use 3D printing and subtractive manufacturing, but now it must develop a process for using the capabilities across the service from arsenals, depots and plants, and then down to the tactical level, said Gen. Gus Perna, the head of Army Materiel Command.

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Destroyer damaged in deadly 2017 accident returns to sea

David B. Larter

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Navy’s guided-missile destroyer Fitzgerald, which was badly damaged in a 2017 collision off Japan that claimed the lives of seven sailors, is underway in the Gulf of Mexico for its first significant at-sea time since arriving at Ingalls Shipbuilding two years ago.

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3 Army soldiers injured during ‘hard landing’ at Georgia airfield

The Associated Press

SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Army says three soldiers were taken to a hospital with minor injuries Wednesday when their plane had a landing mishap at a Georgia airfield.

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War with robots: how battle bots will define the future of ground combat

Todd South

Hunkered down behind a thick stone wall, the squad leader hears the rumble of tank treads ahead as a robot breacher plows through city street obstacles followed by its control vehicle a few blocks behind.

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Are heavy ground combat units better than light forces and airstrikes?

Todd South

In recent years, the Army has stationed more troops in Europe to balance against Russia and also increased temporary Pacific rotations, while the Marine Corps is throwing much of its weight into highly mobile, distributed units to counter China.

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Three Fort Drum soldiers plead guilty in multiple gun store burglaries

Todd South

Three Fort Drum, New York, soldiers have pleaded guilty to charges in connection with two gun store burglaries and now face up to 10 years in prison for the crimes.

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Soldier dies at Bagram in non-combat incident

Kyle Rempfer

The Pentagon has identified a soldier who died at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, on Wednesday.

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