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Transportation Corps looks to technology, Soldiers to move Army forward

Transportation Corps looks to technology, Soldiers to move Army forward

Planning for future operations is a big part of the Chief of Transportation’s job, and it’s a role that Brig. Gen. Stephen E. Farmen relishes. Keeping the Transportation Corps workforce, which numbers well over 70,000 today, and its capabilities stronger […]


Finland Requests Army Tactical Missile Systems M57 T2K Unitary

Finland Requests Army Tactical Missile Systems M57 T2K Unitary

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress July 5 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Finland for 70 M57 Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) T2K Unitary Missiles and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for […]


Lockheed Wins US Army Contract for Guided MLRS rockets

Lockheed Wins US Army Contract for Guided MLRS rockets

Lockheed Martin has received a $353.2 million U.S. Army follow-on contract for the seventh production lot of Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) Unitary rockets. Designed for destroying targets at ranges up to 70 kilometers, GMLRS is an all-weather, rapidly […]


Madagascar mutiny under control, says army

Madagascar mutiny under control, says army

Madagascar’s army said Sunday it had put down a mutiny in a military camp Sunday, after clashes in which at least three people were killed. “Mopping up operations are continuing,” said Rarasoa Ralailomady, the army’s chief spokesman. “A night operation […]


Raytheon to develop cyber maneuver technology for US Army

Raytheon to develop cyber maneuver technology for US Army

Raytheon has received a $3.1 million contract to develop technology for Morphing Network Assets to Restrict Adversarial Reconnaissance (MORPHINATOR), a program that uses cyber maneuvering techniques to thwart potential attackers in high-threat environments. Cyber maneuver is the technique of dynamically […]


Stryker BCTs in Afghanistan Now Equipped with Precision Mortars

Stryker BCTs in Afghanistan Now Equipped with Precision Mortars

The first-ever Accelerated Precision Mortar Initiative, or APMI, round fired from a Stryker vehicle in Afghanistan accomplished what few conventional 120mm high-explosive mortars can achieve: a direct hit on a target with the first round fired. But when firing the […]


OPS/Intel convergence produces full-spectrum situational awareness

OPS/Intel convergence produces full-spectrum situational awareness

When the Army unleashed its goal to fuse real-time intelligence with combat operational data, it had one overall objective: to ensure the commander possessed a comprehensive picture of the battlefield. Termed Prototype-Operations/Intelligence Convergence, or P-OIC, or OPS/Intel convergence, this initiative […]


Network Integration Evaluation speeds fielding of Army encryption capability

Network Integration Evaluation speeds fielding of Army encryption capability

The Army’s 75th Ranger Regiment is already reaping the benefits of advanced encryption tools for their Rifleman Radios in Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan, as a direct result of successful participation in the Network Integration Evaluation 12.1. This Network Integration […]


North Korea army chief removed from all posts

North Korea army chief removed from all posts

North Korea’s army chief has been relieved of all his posts due to illness, state media said on Monday, in a surprise development that removes one of new leader Kim Jong-Un’s inner circle. Ri Yong-Ho is regarded as one of […]


 
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