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US Army Upgrades Pre-Positioned Stocks in South Korea

US Army Upgrades Pre-Positioned Stocks in South Korea

GWANGYANG, South Korea: Demonstrating the ability to rapidly equip forces for any crisis or conflict, the U.S. Army is off-loading and upgrading pre-positioned stocks from USNS Watson (T-AKR 310) at this commercial seaport on South Korea’s scenic southern coast. Together […]


KMW Begins Deliveries of Puma IFV to German Army

KMW Begins Deliveries of Puma IFV to German Army

KASSEL, Germany: Rheinmetall and Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) handed over on December 6th in time the first two PUMA infantry fighting vehicles to the Federal Office of Defense Technology and Procurement (BWB) in Kassel for verification tests. This marks the start […]


Phalanx Weapon System Completes Live-Fire Demonstration

Phalanx Weapon System Completes Live-Fire Demonstration

Raytheon and Oshkosh, partnering with the U.S. Army and Navy, proved the maneuverability, integration and performance of the Mobile Land-Based Phalanx Weapon System during a recent live-fire demonstration. The MLPWS integrates the combat-proven Centurion Land-Based Phalanx Weapon System on a […]


Chinese army must deal with cyberwarfare

Chinese army must deal with cyberwarfare

Beijing: China’s army should seriously consider how to deal with cyberwarfare amid severe threats to online and information security, state media said Thursday, days after authorities detained hundreds of hackers. “The spread of information is developing at an unprecedented rate… […]


Robot ‘thinks’ its way through obstacle course at Army Science Conference

Robot ‘thinks’ its way through obstacle course at Army Science Conference

Smarter, smaller and more mobile robots the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) helped fund captured attendees’ attention at the 27th annual Army Science Conference held in Orlando, Fla., Nov. 29 to Dec. 2. The University of Pennsylvania’s flying robotic platform the […]


Army medical simulation scientists developing tools to give realistic training

Army medical simulation scientists developing tools to give realistic training

Medical simulation technologies are being developed to give medics and combat lifesavers more realistic training that could result in lives saved on the battlefield. The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command’s (RDEC) Simulation and Training Technology Center (STTC) showcased […]


Study of brain hot topic at Army Science Conference

Study of brain hot topic at Army Science Conference

ORLANDO, Fla.: Hundreds of Army medical, science and technology experts gathered to discuss neuroscience and its role in training and materiel development on the third day of the 27th Army Science Conference Dec. 1. “Soldiers are human beings for whom […]


Army explores PTSD treatments

Army explores PTSD treatments

ORLANDO, Fla.: Science and technology is leading the approach for treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and those treatments were discussed by medical experts at a topical panel at the 27th Army Science Conference Nov 30. The treatments discussed ranged from […]


Army issues RFP for Ground Combat Vehicle

Army issues RFP for Ground Combat Vehicle

WASHINGTON: Force protection against a classified list of threats, a nine-Soldier capacity, full-spectrum-operations capability and on-time delivery within seven years are among the “big four” imperatives the Army has spelled out for those hoping to be selected to build the […]


 
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