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This week’s issue of Army Times has the first look at how the service plans to create physical standards that could drastically change how soldiers are assigned to jobs.
Get your copy starting Monday at your local exchange or commissary.
Other top stories inside:
■Company-grade officers with combat experience can enhance their career prospects by serving at combat training centers and branch service schools.
■Older troops are largely dubious about retirement reform plans, but younger troops are less resistant.
■We compare seven diets — and separate what’s trendy from what really works for soldiers.
■Air and missile defense soldiers are ramping up across the Middle East even as the service scales back in Afghanistan.
You’ll find these stories and more on newsstands this week.