Army News 2018 (issues 489 - 498)

Army News 498  November/December 2018

News: Soldier of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, 5/7 RNZIR Battalion (Army Reservists) win shooting competition, Maximising our warfighting capabilities  People: Kiwi fire fighters compete in Sacramento – Combat Challenge, Farewell MAJGEN Tim Gall, Supporting the SAS, MHOV community gathers, What does a career as a Special Forces officer look like, When a passion turns to gold  Operations: Antarctica, Te Auraki  Exercises: Aeromedical evacuation, Exercise Whakatipu, Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) training, Exercise Sari Bair  Commemorations: The guns fall quiet, Armistice 100th in the capital, Mono 75th marked  Sport: Cycling, Triathlon, Invictus Games (40 pages). Army News - Issue 498
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Army News 497  October 2018

News: Chief of Army's Vision for the Future, Christmas cheer for troops, Iris (our detector dog) sniffs out first place, Iraq medical ward named after LCPL Jacinda Baker (fallen NZ soldier), NZ Head of International Association of Peacekeeping Training Center (IAPTC)  People: Becoming financially fit, A career as an SF officer  Training: Soldiers tested in Exercise Sari Bair, Cassino, Santici, Waterhouse Trophy, Saracen, Ramshead South, Combat School Sport: Golden oldies, Football (28 pages). Army News - Issue 497
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Army News 496  September 2018

News: Change of Command, Te Auraki (The Return), Toque d’Or, Ex Lightning Kiwi, Ex Cassino  Operations: Army Firefighters help in the US  People: Courage and negotiation skills to the fore, Keeping Tekapo pristine, TRADOC command in place, Wellness Expo  Sport: Invictus Games, Volleyball, Rugby (28 pages). Army News - Issue 496
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Army News 495  August 2018

News: Soldiers run for Staff McGregor, Firefighters Deploy to combat US blazes  People: Our nursing officers framed, Sowing the Seeds for Change: The Services Corrective Establishment, Paying respects in Belgium, “Fixing guns”– WO1 Hansen, LANPAC symposium – BRIG Boswell  Missions: Training Afghan officers, South Sudan  Exercises: Black Diamond, Young Lion, EMCARE, Suman Warrior, Blackbird  Sport: Rugby (28 pages). Army News - Issue 495
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Army News 494  July 2018

News: Insurance extras, The NZSAS Female Engagement Team deploys, Employers of the Year  Training: Exercise Basse Ville, Exercise Tebaga Gap, Exercise Delta Patrol, Exercise Tropic Major, Exercise Black Tempest  People: Reservist internships, QAMR changes at the top, Protect your hearing  Sport: Burnham mountain, bike challenge (28 pages). Army News - Issue 494
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Army News 493  June 2018

News: Queen’s Birthday Honour, New CDF appointed  People: MARS-L: new weapon (one year on), Chief of Army Seminar, Students get a glimpse of military life  Exercise: Exercise Tropic Major (Part One), Army Reservists work with Civil Defence, Military Police, Infantry Support Dogs, Tropic Twilight, The NZCTC (Collective Training Centre), 16 Field - First Aid (28 pages). Army News - Issue 493
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Army News 492  May 2018

News: Commitment, comradeship, and Neilroy McGregor, CDF award to NEA director  People: Chief of Army: What service really means, Repatriation under way, Anzac Day throughout the world, 1(NZ) Brigade open day, Sky Tower challenge, Fireys fight to the top  Exercise: Tropic Major  Sport: Powerlifting, Godzone Chapter 7, Netball (24 pages). Army News - Issue 492
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Army News 491  April 2018

News: Poppy Day Appeal, Explosive Detection Dog Chuck at Commonwealth Games, A Kiwi in key United Nations role in Mali  Deployment: Antarctica, Iraq  Training: Army Chefs win Roy Smith Competition, New Zealand Special Air Service (NZSAS) and Commando Assessment, 2/1 RNZIR win Skill at Arms competition  People: Central District Field Days, Relay for Life, Staying at the top of your game, Joint Officer Induction Course (JOIC) trainees’ health  Sport: League, Netball (28 pages). Army News - Issue 491
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Army News 490  March 2018

News: Cyclone Gita, Female Engagement Team trains with NZSAS  Training: Joint Medics, Whaitiri, Demolitions, Reperio  People: War animals remembered, Camp Legacy, Army Leave Centres (Tariff Changes)  Sport: Cricket, Softball Inter-Services Championship (28 pages). Army News - Issue 490
PDF, 4.50MB


Army News 489  February 2018

News: Head of Legal Service promoted  People: Profile: Ron Mark Minister of Defence, Officer cadets graduate, Health therapists help Hutt locals, The story behind a great idea, Norma Parekura  Capability Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems update  Training: Bailey bridge build-off, Joint Terminal Attack Controller (JTAC), Bold Quest  Missions: Operation Antarctica (28 pages). Army News - Issue 489
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