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Army's "Data Fabric" Program Speeds Up Attacks
The need to identify targets, communicate the details and “attack” or destroy could be described as a somewhat “timeless” reality of war, yet current technology is now bringing this process to new, breakthrough levels of speed and efficiency.
Pentagon Revs Up Small Business Innovation to Counter China, Russia
The Pentagon is taking a number of ambitious steps to include reforming the traditional acquisition process to “fast-track” promising technologies into operational status, providing large R&D budgets for continued basic and near term research.
UH-60 Black Hawk Helicopter Achieves Pilotless Flight
The Black Hawk performed a 30-min mission including pedal turns, maneuvers and various autonomous adaptations to specific mission environments.
The Marine Corps new Advanced Reconnaissance Vehicle to Likely Launch Attack Drones, Fire Lasers & Hunt Enemies From Ship-to-Shore
The service is now evaluating two industry ARV prototypes from Textron and General Dynamics Land Systems
Army Buys New Highly Lethal, Fast, air deployable “Light Tank”
A faster, lighter, yet highly lethal armored “Light Tank” able to air deploy and keep pace with fast-moving dismounted infantry is precisely the kind of vehicle which will be needed in future wars.
Army Research Lab Aims for Breakthrough AI Technologies
Industry and military developers are looking at ways AI-enabled machines can perceive and understand intuition, personality, temperament and other factors informing human decision making.
Assistant Sec. of Army Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Talks Cybersecurity
Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology, Mr. Douglas Bush discusses the latest in cybersecurity with Warrior Maven's, Kris Osborn
Assistant Secretary of Army Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Talks Hypersonic Weapons
Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology discusses the latest in hypersonic weapons with Warrior Maven's, Kris Osborn
Army Says New Mobile Protected Firepower Vehicle is NOT a "Light Tank"
The new MPF is more than 30-tons lighter than an Abrams tank, much much faster than an Abrams and, perhaps most of all, air deployable aboard a C-17.
US Army Looks to Increase Tank Firepower with AI-Enabled Drones
The US Army is working on technology that launches AI-enabled autonomous drones to find…and help destroy… fast approaching enemy forces.
How Cutting Edge AI is Shaping Future Warfare Strategies
The Pentagon and the military services are fast pursuing an integrated approach combining human faculties with advanced AI-enabled computer algorithms.
US to Aggressively Test Hypersonic Weapons as Russia & China Compete for Power
"There's a series of test events coming up that are going to tell us exactly where we are, in terms of hitting that 2023 goal, to make sure we get the first actual weapon capability fielded in a real Army unit."
Tank Battles: Rheinmetall's New KF51 Panther Tank vs. US Army Abrams Tanks
The newly unveiled Rheinmetall KF51 Panther tank is reported to be built with a 130mm Future Gun System, a weapon larger than the standard 120mm weapon used on the Abrams.
Futuristic, Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicles (OMFV) Taking Shape
Early concepts of the OMFV include advanced levels of autonomy, including an ability to operate drones. Mr. Douglas Bush, Assistant Secretary of the Army, Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, shares additional insights.
Army’s Top Acquisition Executive Focused on "Hardening” Network From Intrusion & Jamming
It could be said Army experiments such as Project Convergence represent the ultimate culmination of the services’ long standing networking goals
Army Refines Technical Framework for Weapons Development
The Army’s open architecture strategy is being applied to its Future Vertical Lift aircraft, Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle and Mobile Protected Firepower platform
Synchronized Army Entities Advance Combined Arms Maneuver Warfare Strategies
Army Futures Command and the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army - Acquisition, Logistics and Technology are working together to navigate future conflict.
US Army to Continue Deploying Abrams Tank While Developing Next-Gen Armored Platforms
Army futurists look to pursue a dual pronged path involving efforts to upgrade and evolve the Abrams tank and explore building lighter weight and faster armored platforms.
Questions Surround the Future of the Abrams Main Battle Tank
Will there be a replacement for the Army’s upgraded Abrams main battle tank and should there be?
The Next-Generation Drone Launching, German KF51 “Panther” Tank
German armored vehicle-maker Rheinmetall has unveiled a new, next-generation tank reportedly able to fire a larger, more capable 130mm cannon and launch drones
The Future of Tanks | The KF51 “Panther” Tank & Abrams M1A2 SEP v3 and v4 Tanks
Many are likely to immediately compare the modern Panther with the most current variants of the Abrams tank such as the M1A2 SEP v3 and v4. Is there a margin of difference between the Abrams and the Panther?
Army Research Lab Develops AI-Enabled Drones that Land on Tanks
A group of committed ARL scientists are working on advanced, AI-enabled computer algorithms designed to support real-time manned-unmanned “machine learning”