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Reserves

April 26, 2017 |

The Army National Guard plans to use the higher end strength authorized by Congress to improve the readiness of its "urgent units," according to its director, Lt. Gen. Timothy Kadavy.

April 12, 2017 |

The Coast Guard needs to accelerate the delivery of its heavy icebreakers, commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft said, noting that while there is the required fiscal year 2017 funding to achieve these goals, the existing continuing resolution could impact these efforts.

March 10, 2017 | Inside the Army

The Army will use the results of the defense secretary's national security review to inform its assessment of the risk levels associated with different end-strength numbers, according to its vice chief of staff.

February 24, 2017 | Inside the Army

As the Army prepares to grow across all three components, the service is taking steps to ensure the availability of a broader pool of potential soldiers to support the force in the event of a contingency.

January 16, 2017 |

A new budget blueprint drawn up by Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (R-AZ) would fund a massive military buildup by seeking an additional $430 billion in defense spending above what the Obama administration had planned for the next five years, Inside Defense has learned.

December 13, 2016 |

The Defense Department inspector general has found that some Army National Guard unit commanders did not design training programs that are sufficient to achieve the service's mission goals.

December 12, 2016 |

Army leadership is working to determine the appropriate balance of training for reserve component units, and has “taken some fairly aggressive first steps,” according to the chief of the Army Reserve.

December 09, 2016 | Inside the Army

The Army is "more and more reliant" on its reserve components to address global demands, and consequently is taking steps to ensure that they are appropriately trained and resourced, according to a service official.

November 21, 2016 |

The Pentagon's Reserve Forces Policy Board recently compiled a report and a list of recommendations for President-elect Donald Trump's transition team.

November 03, 2016 | Inside the Air Force

The Air Force last week announced it would take a phased approach to launching the MQ-9 Reaper's "Hydra Vision" program, a sensor-based identification technology developed by the Air Force Research Laboratory. The Oct. 21 notice of contract action said the service intends to evaluate, select, procure, modify, integrate, install and test Hydra Vision into the Reaper, its ground control stations and squadron operations centers.

August 18, 2016 | Inside the Air Force

The Air National Guard and Air Combat Command are working to develop a plan to boost the Guard's F-16 training capacity and meet a requirement to provide at least one Mission Training Center at each of the Guard's 13 F-16 wings.

July 20, 2016 | Inside the Pentagon

The Army National Guard has laid out activation plans for all 10 of its Cyber Protection Teams, which will happen in three tranches over the next three years.

July 14, 2016 | Inside the Air Force

The Air Force Reserve is analyzing the possibility of increasing the number of remotely piloted aircraft squadrons it manages, but the outgoing command chief noted this week that any decision to grow RPA capacity in the Reserve must be accompanied by a boost in manpower.

June 16, 2016 | Inside the Air Force

The Air National Guard is discussing allowing enlisted pilots to perform missions carried out by Predator and Reaper unmanned air systems, the director of the Guard told Inside the Air Force.

May 20, 2016 | Inside the Army

The Army Reserve continues to face high demands, amid reliance on the reserve component "to meet mission requirements" for the service, according to its outgoing chief.

February 12, 2016 | Inside the Army

Two lawmakers on the House Armed Services Committee last week proposed legislation that would stop Army end-strength reductions at 475,000 troops, an idea that had service officials questioning where the requisite funding would come from.

December 14, 2015 |

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley has raised the possibility of splitting up the service's reserve components into some formations that are maintained at a higher state of combat readiness than others.

December 11, 2015 | Inside the Army

A group of Defense Department advisers is readying another push to enshrine a definition of the term "operational reserve" in the military lexicon, following an unsuccessful attempt almost three years ago.

November 18, 2015 |

The Army National Guard in early December will offer recommendations to Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley for improving the combat readiness of its formations, according to the Guard's director.

November 13, 2015 | Inside the Army

Pennsylvania lawmakers are hoping a new state resolution can help them hold on to Army National Guard attack helicopters and soldiers within the commonwealth until the National Commission on the Future of the Army issues a recommendation in February.

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