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Rapid Capabilities Office: More funding needed to accelerate efforts

The Rapid Capabilities Office is doing what it was designed to do and has already kicked off major e…

Large-scale land warfare takes center stage in new Army field manual

The Army’s newest capstone doctrine on how it fights in the present will focus on large-scale land w…

Deterring Russia: US Army hones skills to mass equipment, troops in Europe

The U.S. Army is using heel-to-toe rotational deployments of armored brigade combat teams and combat…

Army pleads for industry to halt filing contract award protests on 'autopilot'

High-ranking Army officials pleaded for industry to halt filing protests on a nearly automatic basis…

At Army chief's request, service rapidly crafting network strategy

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley has asked service leaders to produce a strategy on the Army’s n…

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Rapid Capabilities Office: More funding needed to accelerate efforts

The Rapid Capabilities Office is doing what it was designed to do and has already kicked off major e…

Large-scale land warfare takes center stage in new Army field manual

The Army’s newest capstone doctrine on how it fights in the present will focus on large-scale land w…

Deterring Russia: US Army hones skills to mass equipment, troops in Europe

The U.S. Army is using heel-to-toe rotational deployments of armored brigade combat teams and combat…

Army pleads for industry to halt filing contract award protests on 'autopilot'

High-ranking Army officials pleaded for industry to halt filing protests on a nearly automatic basis…

At Army chief's request, service rapidly crafting network strategy

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley has asked service leaders to produce a strategy on the Army’s n…

US Army gets world record-setting 60-kW laser

The U.S. Army is taking delivery of a 60 kilowatt-class laser from Lockheed Martin as the company wr…

Army renames experimental and prototyping exercise, heads to Europe in 2018

The Army’s now annual exercise that examines experimental and prototyping efforts to address complex…

U.S. Army testing ‘Third Arm’ to hold your weapon, boost lethality

The Third Arm can carry a SAW into battle for you.

Rice-based rehydration drink blows Gatorade, IVs out of the water

When you're sweating yourself into oblivion on a ruck march, there are a number of ways to quickly r…

Drone warfare in Mosul shapes US Army training to defeat airborne threats

The U.S. military has been studying the drone threat from the Islamic State group in Iraq for some t…

Plans to extend basic training are on hold as the Army works to add 6,000 more soldiers

A year ago, officials were looking at adding a week to basic training time to bolster soldier readin…

'80s flashback: Boeing soups up old Avenger for short-range air defense gap

Boeing has modernized its 1980s-era Avenger air defense system to answer the Army’s call to fill its…

Unpredictable funding seen as biggest threat to Army

The years of unpredictable funding and the threat of its continuation is the biggest threat to the U…

Ditching pre-positioned 'activity sets,' US Army deploys equipment from CONUS

Gone are the equipment caches known as “activity sets” stored in Europe and South Korea for deployin…

Army considers new MOS descriptions, unit organization for future multi-domain battle

A strategy that integrates air, sea, land, space, cyber and electronic warfare calls for some change…

Pizza MRE, the Holy Grail of downrange eating, gets delayed indefinitely

Bad news for troops hoping to feast on a pizza MRE in 2018.

Army eyes outfitting soldiers with anti-drone guns on the battlefield

To counter the growing unmanned threat, soldiers on the ground are going to wield new toys like lase…

BAE Systems resurrects armed robotic combat vehicle

BAE Systems has resurrected its Armed Robotic Combat Vehicle, originally developed for the now-cance…

10 must-haves for the World War I infantryman – and one piece of junk

Doughboys faced a brutal war zone. This gear helped them to survive.

Raytheon looks to solve US Army's lethality gap

Raytheon is honing its focus on addressing the Army’s lethality gap and has become involved in a var…

It doesn't take a missile to shoot down a drone, so the Army is rethinking battle across domains

After nearly two decades fighting in developing nations like Iraq and Afghanistan, the Army is pivot…

African militaries wonder what ‘America First’ means for them

African top brass, representing nearly half of the countries that make up the continent, came to the…

Army concerned over shrinking munitions stockpile

The Army’s deputy chief of staff for logistics said he is concerned about the service’s shrinking mu…

US military remains dominant in Asia, but China is rising

While the U.S. military remains the dominant force in Asia and the world, China has been moving from…

U.S. Army missile defense battery arrives in South Korea

The long-awaited U.S. Army-owned Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system has started to arrive on…

Defense firm: Former owners, exec to blame for Humvee fraud

A Pennsylvania defense contractor said two brothers who formerly owned the company, and their former…

There's a decades-long modernization lag for Army combat vehicles

A years-long period of reduced modernization budgets has caused a major lag -- potentially up to 30…