TITLE

Message Center

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Mar2007, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers updates of interest to U.S. soldiers. A grant was awarded by the U.S. Army Tank and Automotive Command to ArmorWorks to develop a high-performance, lightweight fastening system to attach blast-protection kits to vehicles. TRICARE is offering hearing aids and services for active-duty family members diagnosed with profound hearing loss. The Fifth Annual Suicide Prevention Conference of the U.S. Department of Defense will take place in Hollywood, Florida on March 5-8, 2007.
ACCESSION #
24958365

 

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