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Army Looks to Blend Cyber, Electronic Warfare Capabilities On the Battlefield

Army Looks to Blend Cyber, Electronic Warfare Capabilities On the Battlefield

As new technologies emerge and new cyber and electronic warfare threats plague Soldiers in the field, U.S. Army scientists and engineers continue to define next-generation protocols and system architectures to help develop technology capabilities to combat these threats in an […]


Improvements to Army’s new 5.56mm production lines

Improvements to Army’s new 5.56mm production lines

The Program Executive Office for Ammunition’s Enhanced Performance Round program shaved off more than $20 million dollars in a value engineering project aimed at renovating the bullet production lines and improving the program’s purchasing strategies. The M855A1 Enhanced Performance Round, […]


Army seeking in-depth engagements in Asia-Pacific theater

Army seeking in-depth engagements in Asia-Pacific theater

Countries throughout the Asia-Pacific region are “excited by our increased participation here,” said the Army component commander for that area. “We intend to put into motion a pathway of activity (for the Army) into multiple countries for extended periods of […]


Field Artillery completes joint exercise in United Arab Emirates

Field Artillery completes joint exercise in United Arab Emirates

Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 14th Field Artillery, held a 10-day exercise, Sept. 22 through Oct. 1, with the host nation’s 97th Heavy Artillery Regiment, in the United Arab Emirates. The live-fire exercise tested joint capabilities for the first time between […]


‘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 […]


 
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