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DoD agencies recently visited 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, to gather information to help shape future Army deployments Stryker combat vehicles from 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, get the Armys newest tactical communications network. FORSCOM in the news Public Affairs units in action 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment Spc. Daniel Huntley Army Network Campaign PlanThe Army Network Campaign Plan (ANCP) supports mission readiness by providing the vision and direction that set conditions for and lays a path to the network of 2020 and beyond. A senior leader from FORSCOM was recognized for outstanding performance during the 10th annual Stars and Stripes recognition dinner. Leaders from the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade took part in the Falcon Leadership Stakes at several different locations on Fort Stewart, Ga. last month. Veterans were honored at a ceremony held in the U.S. Army Reserve Command headquarters, marking the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam war. FRONTLINEU.S. Army Forces CommandFebruary 13, 2015 | Volume V, Issue 6 As we mark National African American History Month, we celebrate giants of the civil rights movement and countless other men and women whose names are etched in the hearts of their loved ones and the cornerstones of the country they helped to change. President of the United States Jan. 30, 2015, Washington Obama recognizes giantsEnabling, empowering leadersReady and Resilient enables and empowers commands and unit leaders to take care of Soldiers, Army civilians and their families. Commands and Army leaders must be able to identify risks and support the overall personal and professional growth of those in their organizations. They must foster an environment based on Army values where individuals treat themselves and others with dignity and respect, build trust, encourage help-seeking behaviors and enable their teams to recognize warning signs and become interveners instead of bystanders. A Ready and Resilient force is optimized and able to thrive in uncertain and complex environments. WASHINGTON (Feb. 4, 2015) -The 1st Stryk er Brigade Combat Team, from Fort Wainwright, Alaska, received a bonus when they deployed to the NTC last month: four extra training days. The usual rotation is 14 days, said Maj. Rob Ensslin, spokesman for NTCs Operations Group. The team instead received a total of 18 days in the training environment, as part of a pilot effort to determine cost savings and training advantages. Should changes come, NTC expects to have nine brigade rotations a year, rather than the cur rent 10, to allow for the extended stay, Ensslin said. Cost was one of the main factors for doing the pilot, Ensslin said, explaining that it costs a lot to move Soldiers and their equipment to NTC from home station and then back again. As part of the pilot effort, the number of mock ing more training scenarios for 1st Stryker Soldiers. Also, over the last two years, NTC has become volved earlier in training when they arrive and at minimizing set-up time. Finally, there is a move to include more deci sive action scenarios in training, as well as more counterinsurgency-type scenarios. Lt. Col. Mick Braun, deputy commanding of noticed the change to more force-on-force train ing. The last time he attended training at NTC, Braun said his brigade was preparing to deploy to Afghanistan. Then, there had been a heavy emphasis on living out of a forward operating base, protecting a forward operating base and interacting with locals and learning their customs and culture. Now, Braun said, theres a greater emphasis on decisive action. NTC pilot rotation seeks savings; extends training window


TOP SHOTSHere are the best photos from FORSCOM Public Affairs professionals world-wide. For more photos and information, click these photos or visit archives FRONTLINEThis weeks FORSCOM PA Summary (CAC required) Headquarters, U.S. Army Forces Command 4700 Knox St., Fort Bragg, NC 28310-5000 The U.S. Army Forces Command Frontline is a weekly authorized newsletter highlighting FORSCOM-related news from Above Left Right challenge stations along the Left Above