Inside the Army highlights

By Sebastian Sprenger / March 7, 2016 at 12:41 PM

Highlights from the front page of this week's Inside the Army.

1. The Army needs to modify its metric for determining procurement quantities for the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical Increment 2 to reflect changes in the service's force structure, according to the Defense Department inspector general.

Full Story: Auditors: Army erred in calculating $9.1 billion WIN-T procurement

2. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley is remaking the Army Requirements Oversight Council into a key forum for growing his influence in acquisition matters, according to a report sent to Congress.

Full Story: Influential Army requirements panel is in for a facelift under Milley

3. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley has rejected a recommendation by an expert panel to trade active-duty infantry forces for aviation capabilities and other purposes.

Full Story: Army chief rejects expert panel's proposal to give up infantry forces