Army officer died of natural causes during August training exercise at Fort Gordon

...searched for him after he didn't arrive at a designated location that afternoon.After enlisting as a satellite communication systems operator, Scardino deployed to Iraq in 2006 and to Afghanistan in 2009. He received a direct commission to second...

Fort Gordon identifies soldier found dead

...Leader ship Course.Scardino enlisted in the Mississippi Army National Guard on May 26, 2003, as a satellite communication systems operator-maintainer, achieving the rank of staff sergeant during more than 10 years of enlisted service. He...

Fort Rucker team takes lead in Army officer's death investigation at Fort Gordon

...had three deployments ? two to Iraq in 2006 and one to Afghanistan in 2009 ? after enlisting as a satellite communication systems operator. He received a direct commission to second lieutenant on Nov. 30, as a Signal officer.Scardino was...

Missing plane plunged into Indian Ocean, official says

...brief signal - a "ping" - every hour to a satellite belonging to Inmarsat, a British company, even after other communication systems on the jetliner shut down. The pings did not include any location information, but an initial analysis showed...

Columbia County insurance rating improves

...inspectors review the operations and capabilities of Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue, water availability and emergency communication systems, according to Pam Tucker, county Emergency and Operations Division director.The county earned a Class4/9...

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Emergency systems incompatible

...exchange information when counties have different communication systems. Mike Smith, the director of the Covington-Newton...interoperability," or the ability of different communication systems to exchange information, has become a leading...

Too little good is reported in Iraq

...positive results of our interaction with the people of Iraq - schools rebuilt, provision of water, electricity, communication systems, etc. It is no wonder the president's rating on this critical national issue continues to drop, when only...

Emergency responders to get disaster training

...overwhelms local resources, said Army public information officer Lt. Col. Jan Northstar."We have different communication systems, different chains of command and different ways of coordinating," Northstar said. "This helps us better determine...

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...completed EER Systems, a Seabrook, Md., company, recently completed a $1 million upgrade to computer and communication systems at Fort Gordon's Army Signal Center and School, project manager Bruce Brickel said. The upgrade makes the...

Professor wins world's single largest prize for invention

...me that I was a candidate." Mead's innovations also include a standard amplifying device used in microwave communication systems, which people use every day when making telephone calls or dialing into the Internet, and a hearing aid powered...

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