Home / Tag Archives: Gen. Mark Milley

Tag Archives: Gen. Mark Milley

Trump Picks Milley For Joint Chiefs Chairman: A Bold Reformer — But Will They Clash? « Breaking Defense

Gen. Mark Milley WASHINGTON: President Trump has one thing in common with his pick for Joint Chiefs chairman, the current Army Chief of Staff, Gen. Mark Milley: When they speak, they get your attention. The Army doesn’t tolerate racism, extremism, or hatred in our ranks. It’s against our Values and everything …

Read More »

Army Leaders Seek Budget Input From Beyond The Pentagon « Breaking Defense

ASSOCIATION OF THE US ARMY HQ: Army leaders are working hard to build consensus for painful cuts to free up funding for their Big Six modernization priorities by reaching out beyond the Pentagon’s walls. “When I was here before,” said Lt. Gen. James Pasquarette, who returned to the Pentagon last week …

Read More »

Army Futures Command: $100M, 500 Staff, & Access To Top Leaders « Breaking Defense

Mark Esper reviews troops at his formal welcome as Army Secretary. WASHINGTON: Army Futures Command just officially stood up Friday, but the service has big plans for its new HQ, created to unify rival modernization bureaucracies. Not only will the command ultimately grow to roughly 500 staff and an annual …

Read More »

How McCain & Milley Created Army Futures Command: It Almost Didn’t Happen « Breaking Defense

Gen. Mark Murray (left) formally receives the colors of the newly created Army Futures Command from the Chief of Staff, Gen. Mark Milley (left) As freshly promoted General John “Mike” Murray became the first chief of the newly created Army Futures Command at a ceremony in Austin today, he revealed …

Read More »

Inside Army Futures Command: CFT Chiefs Take Charge « Breaking Defense

Then-Colonel Walter Rugen, who took over the newly created Future Vertical Lift Cross Functional Team in October and was promoted to brigadier general in January. REDSTONE ARSENAL, HUNTSVILLE, ALA.: It took a minor miracle of scheduling for me to catch up with Wally Rugen in his half-furnished office here. The …

Read More »

Army Wrestles With SIGINT vs. EW « Breaking Defense

Inside an Army electronic warfare testing facility at White Sands. CAPITOL HILL: Can the Army unite its rival tribes to retake the high-tech high ground of modern warfare, the electromagnetic spectrum? Those are the stakes in the service’s ongoing internal struggles over doctrine, organization, and an obscure but critical program …

Read More »