Army & Land Forces News

‘Iron Man’-style suit in early stages of development

‘Iron Man’-style suit in early stages of development

U.S. Special Operations Command wants its operators to be protected with what it informally calls an Iron Man suit, named after the fictional superhero. In September, U.S. Special Operations Command, known as SOCOM, made a Broad Agency Announcement for proposals […]


Army announces Cybersecurity Collaborative Research Alliance to explore underlying cyber science

Army announces Cybersecurity Collaborative Research Alliance to explore underlying cyber science

Cybersecurity is critical to protecting Army systems from sophisticated attacks on military networks in the face of ever increasing importance of cyber systems. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has established a Collaborative Research Alliance, or CRA, which will include an […]


Army seeks to overcome depression stigma

Army seeks to overcome depression stigma

October is National Depression Awareness Month, with the theme “The courage to seek help.” The Army is calling on commanders and leaders to inform Soldiers, dependents and civilian personnel that depression is treatable, and help decrease the stigma associated with […]


US Army: Shaping the Future of Sustainment

US Army: Shaping the Future of Sustainment

Through nearly 12 years of continuous combat operations, valuable lessons have been learned. Our sustainment formations have evolved in order to support operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, and elsewhere around the world. This evolution produced sustainers and sustainment organizations that are […]


First Army, Guard add UAS capability to pre-deployment training

First Army, Guard add UAS capability to pre-deployment training

Getting a clearer picture of the enemy helps Soldiers more effectively accomplish their mission, and Army National Guard Soldiers deploying through the Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center here, have a new intelligence tool to help get that picture. Dubbed […]


Air Force, Army work together during exercise

Air Force, Army work together during exercise

YUKON TRAINING AREA, Alaska (The 5th Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, recently conducted a large-scale, joint training event at the Yukon Training Area, Alaska. More than 450 Troopers and support Soldiers deployed to […]


UVZ Displays New Vehicles At Russia Arms Expo 2013

UVZ Displays New Vehicles At Russia Arms Expo 2013

UVZ Corporation presented 8 new products in its extensive line of special equipment at the 9th International Exhibition of Arms, Military Equipment and Ammunition “Russia Arms Expo 2013” that opened in Nizhny Tagil. Being the general coordinator of the salon, […]


First ARCHER Systems Delivered In Sweden

First ARCHER Systems Delivered In Sweden

BAE Systems delivered the first four ARCHER artillery systems to the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, FMV, during a handover ceremony at the company’s Karlskoga, Sweden facility Sept. 23. BAE Systems employees and representatives from FMV and the Norwegian Defence Logistics […]


Raytheon’s Precision Extended Range Munition Completes First Guide to Hit Test Series

Raytheon’s Precision Extended Range Munition Completes First Guide to Hit Test Series

Raytheon Company successfully completed its first two Guide to Hit (GTH) test series of the Precision Extended Range Munition (PERM) program for the United States Marine Corps. This GTH tested the structural integrity and the kinematic capability of the round […]


 
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