Temporary Promotions for Army Noncommissioned Officers to End in June

U. S. Army paratroopers assigned to Castle Company, 54th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade, move toward an objective during team blank-fire and tactical movement training at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia.

The Army said Thursday it is suspending its controversial program that promotes noncommissioned officers before they attend an academy. The service will suspend the temporary promotions starting in June in one of the most significant changes to its promotion system in recent years, it said in an announcement. The Army will also realign required noncommissioned […]