Courtney McBride

Courtney McBride was the managing editor of Inside the Army until May 2018. She previously worked for Hotline and National Journal. A native of the Philadelphia area, she studied the modern Middle East at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Daily News | April 28, 2017

NASHVILLE, TN -- The Army is working to address dozens of recommendations generated by a broad-based review of its aviation portfolio, the aviation branch chief said April 27.

Daily News | April 28, 2017

NASHVILLE, TN -- While the initial effort on Future Vertical Lift is focused on a medium-lift platform, the Army’s top priority remains an armed reconnaissance aircraft, according to the service's aviation branch chief.

The Insider | April 27, 2017

Former Army Secretary Eric Fanning has joined McKinsey & Co. as a senior adviser.

Daily News | April 27, 2017

NASHVILLE, TN -- Ongoing funding instability is hurting critical modernization efforts for Army aviation, a service official said at an annual gathering here hosted by the Army Aviation Association of America.

Daily News | April 27, 2017

NASHVILLE, TN -- The future success of Army aviation will depend on innovation not only in platforms, but in the service’s approach to warfare, according to a senior leader.

Daily News | April 26, 2017

Collaboration among the Army’s requirements generators, contracting communities and industry is critical to streamlining the acquisition process, according to participants in an April 26 event hosted by the Association of the United States Army.

Daily News | April 26, 2017

This week's gathering of the Army aviation community is expected to include insights from senior service leaders and previews of potential future platforms from industry.

The Insider | April 25, 2017

The member of the Army staff responsible for manpower and personnel has been nominated for promotion to the rank of general and to serve as the service's next vice chief of staff.

Daily News | April 24, 2017

The Army must address the logistics challenges created over the past 15 years in order to prepare for potential future conflicts, according to the head of Army Materiel Command.

Daily News | April 19, 2017

The Army is conducting a "bottom-up review" of the force to determine the appropriate composition and distribution of the intelligence corps, according to the service's deputy chief of staff (G-2).

Daily News | April 18, 2017

The "biggest challenge" the Army faces in its drive toward readiness recovery is the lack of "consistent and predictable funding," according to the director of operations, readiness and mobilization in the office of the deputy chief of staff (G-3/5/7).

Daily News | April 18, 2017

The Army is preparing to test two systems designed to address a growing unmanned aerial system threat in Europe, with a view to employing them as early as this summer, according to the commander of the 2nd Cavalry Regiment.

The Insider | April 17, 2017

Some must-reads from this week's edition of Inside the Army.

The Insider | April 14, 2017

The Army on April 11 published a new field manual to guide its cyberspace electromagnetic activities (CEMA).

Daily News | April 12, 2017

The Army is seeking input from industry and academia on "new and innovative ideas for air, space and missile defense technology," according to a solicitation posted April 6 on Federal Business Opportunities.

Daily News | April 11, 2017

The Army is undertaking a series of related efforts to codify its modernization plans, according to the acting director of the Army Capabilities Integration Center.

The Insider | April 10, 2017

Some must-reads from this week's edition of Inside the Army.

Daily News | April 10, 2017

The Army's "phased approach" to providing electronic-warfare capability for Europe-based forces is proceeding as planned, according to the outgoing director of operations at the Rapid Capabilities Office.

The Insider | April 7, 2017

The White House on April 7 announced the president's intent to nominate Mark Green to serve as Army secretary.

The Insider | April 5, 2017

Maj. Gen. Paul Ostrowski on April 4 assumed the role of military deputy to the Army acquisition executive. The role previously was held by Lt. Gen. Michael Williamson, who is retiring.

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