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US Army Details Buffalo Mine Protected Clearance Vehicle Operations

US Army Details Buffalo Mine Protected Clearance Vehicle Operations

Each day across vast stretches of Iraq and Afghanistan, convoys leave the wire with a vital mission: route clearance. Soldiers assigned to this mission work to assure the mobility and resupply of forces. Riding in highly sophisticated and ultra-protected vehicles, […]


Army Engineers Develop Handheld IT for Battlefield

Army Engineers Develop Handheld IT for Battlefield

WASHINGTON: Engineers at the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command’s Communications-Electronics Center at Fort Monmouth, N.J., are designing handheld solutions that will give troops in the battlefield a strategic edge. “Today’s warfighters are facing an ever-changing, ever-adapting, ever-evolving enemy, […]


Army Asks Industry to Support Warfighter Requirements

Army Asks Industry to Support Warfighter Requirements

BALTIMORE: What Soldiers need to be successful on the battlefield and how the technology should be developed were questions the Army and industry met to talk about during Panel Session One at the Team C4ISR Symposium in Baltimore recently. Technology […]


The U.S. Army Operating Concept

The U.S. Army Operating Concept

What is it? The newly published Army Operating Concept (AOC) is a key document in the Army Concept Framework that details how future Army forces will conduct operations as part of the joint force to deter conflict, prevail in war, […]


Army partners with industry to test futuristic technologies

Army partners with industry to test futuristic technologies

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md.: Employees from the U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center’s Smoke and Target Defeat Branch, in support of the Joint Project Manager Nuclear Biological Chemical Contamination Avoidance Obscuration Team, recently hosted more than 50 interested parties during […]


Army Adjusts Ground Combat Vehicle Program Acquisition Strategy

Army Adjusts Ground Combat Vehicle Program Acquisition Strategy

Following a comprehensive review of its Ground Combat Vehicle program, the Army today announced that it has canceled the original contract solicitation and will issue a revised Request for Proposals (RFP) that will better ensure an achievable, affordable and timely […]


Swiss Press Calls for Clear Army Strategy

Swiss Press Calls for Clear Army Strategy

The government and Defence Minister Ueli Maurer in particular are the target of much criticism in Thursday’s Swiss newspapers over the issue of new fighter planes. It follows a government decision delaying the partial replacement of the army’s aging Tiger […]


US Army Acquires First Next Gen Cargo Vehicles From Oshkosh

US Army Acquires First Next Gen Cargo Vehicles From Oshkosh

Oshkosh WI: Oshkosh Defense, a division of Oshkosh Corporation, has delivered its first next-generation Palletized Load Systems (PLS) to the U.S. Army. The new PLS model, known as the PLS A1, features design improvements creating a more secure and robust […]


Bundeswehr Faces Biggest Shake-Up In Its History

Bundeswehr Faces Biggest Shake-Up In Its History

Defense Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg presented his draft plans for the future of the German army to government ministers on Monday. The model Guttenberg unveiled will see the present 252,000 soldiers cut to 163,500 over the next few years, a […]


 
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