Journalists Go to War School
- School for Survival. Rubin, Elizabeth // New Yorker;08/23/99-08/30/99, Vol. 75 Issue 24, p124
Provides information on the war environment training course, being offered by the Centurion Risk Assessment Services in Hampshire, England. Role of Chris Cramer, president of Cable News Network International in the course; Information on the reporters killed in during the war in Yugoslavia in...
- Uncle Sam enlists the press. // Editor & Publisher;11/11/2002, Vol. 135 Issue 41, p8
Reports on the program at the Pentagon in Virginia to train journalists in combat readiness. Reason for conducting the training program for journalists; Schedule of the training program for journalists.
- PENTAGON PREPARES WAR TRAINING COURSE. // Quill;Dec2002, Vol. 90 Issue 9, p33
Reports on the plan of the U.S. Department of Defense to offer training for journalists, who will cover the possible U.S. war with Iraq, in military combat basics. Topics to be included in the training; Reason for giving the training.
- Menu change for air-dropped meals. Kiernan, Vincent // New Scientist;10/16/93, Vol. 140 Issue 1895, p10
Focuses on the humanitarian daily rations (HDR) developed by the Pentagon food experts as an emergency stopgap measure for the malnourished. Portability; Religious and cultural considerations; Cost; Projected use.
- ARMY ATIRCM COST AND QUANTITIES DOWN. // Journal of Electronic Defense;May2008, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p24
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) has released its latest batch of Selective Acquisition Reports (SAR). The SAR reveals that the cost for the Army's Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasure/Common Missile Warning System (ATIRCM/CMWS) program decreased $851 million from...
- A PROBLEMATIC TREND. Knowles, John // Journal of Electronic Defense;Aug2010, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p6
The author examines the repercussions of the trend toward increasing bid protests as of August 2010. He mentions a bid protest filed for the third time against a 2009 U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) contract for electronic warfare (EW) equipment vital for combat survivability, which has yet to...
- EIGHT BATTLE-TESTED SURVIVAL TACTICS for the New, Entry-Level DoD Program Manager. Schultz, Brian E. // Defense AT&L;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p37
The article discusses the survival tactics for program mangers (PM) of the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). It cites some of the PM soft skills which include leadership, teamwork, and communication. It explores some of the survival tactics learned by the author during his career as a former...
- CBRN Survivability Is Your Program Ready? Hernandez, Jorge; Kotzian, Mike; Mallicoat, Duane // Defense AT&L;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p4
The article focuses on the survivability of chemical, biological radiological and nuclear (CBRN) weapons in the U.S. It states that the CBRN Survivability Policy ensures that the Major Defense Acquisition Program (MDAP) officers address CBRN defense necessities in weapon system's acquisition...
- Rolling Toward Better Buying Power 2.0. Pierson, Daniel // Defense AT&L;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p34
The article offers information on the focus of the acquisition community to achieve greater productivity and efficiency in defense spending in the U.S. which requires decision makers to come together to make the most of the shrinking resources to produce improved results for warfighter. The...