Sustainment brigades will soon be aligned with divisions to meet the needs of today’s Army. Download this article.
The 21st Theater Sustainment Command used Lean Six Sigma to improve theater-level organizational clothing and individual equipment inventory management. Download this article.
Practical drift can contribute to unexpected events in logistics operations. Logisticians must be aware of this possibility and consciously work to avoid it. Download this article.
While providing logistics support for an aviation task force in Afghanistan, a forward support company trained Afghan airmen on forward arming and refueling point operations. Download this article.
Because of resource management personnel reductions, the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) G–8 determined that its brigade S–8s required fund certification authority to help with the workload. Download this article.
Logisticians use either the Battle Command Sustainment Support System or Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to track logistics. Two training missions provided the opportunity to compare the pros and cons of each method. Download this article.
The Army’s Mexican Expedition in 1916 and 1917, originally called “the Punitive Expedition,” provided lessons about supporting and maintaining a campaign across long distances. Download this article.
The theater movement control element can enable more precise movement control and bridge the gap between doctrine and the ability to integrate that doctrine with other nations’ systems. Download this article.
The 35th CSSB provided sustainment support, conducted a tactical convoy, and faced an enemy guerrilla force during a rotation at the National Training Center. Download this article.
Unmanned aerial systems could provide significant aerial resupply capabilities for the BCTs of the Army of 2025. Download this article.
The Army is transitioning from training Soldiers on outdated machining techniques to training on current industry standard machining technology and equipment. Download this article.
The Operational Test Command is responsible for ensuring that new systems designed to fill operational gaps will meet the Army’s needs. Download this article.
Contractors play a significant role in Army operations. This article provides operational contracting officers with guidance for managing contracting duties. Download this article.
The 2015 Military Culinary Arts Competitive Training Event combined culinary artistry and competition to improve the skills of military chefs. Download this article.