Forgot your password?


Your first download is FREE.

Combat Vehicles

January 31, 2018 | Daily News

A new breech is included in the plans for a future incremental upgrade to the Army's M109A7 self-propelled howitzer, as well as a new gun -- potentially meaning a complete replacement of the vehicle's upper half, program officials told Inside the Army.

January 30, 2018 | Daily News

The Army is revising the Abrams technical manuals after accuracy problems with the tank's main gun were found to be caused by worn gun tubes combined with more lethal ammunition, according to program officials.

January 29, 2018 | Daily News

The Army's current upgrade of the Bradley fighting vehicle has yet to meet its reliability requirement, according to program officials.

January 24, 2018 | Daily News

The Army's effort to "install and characterize" non-developmental active protection systems on its combat vehicles has come with delays and limited successes, according to a new report.

January 22, 2018 | Daily News

The Marine Corps plans to kick off in the third quarter of fiscal year 2021 a new competition to replace its aging Light Armored Vehicle fleet.

January 17, 2018 | Daily News

Any future war will be fought with "highly complex, urban battles," says Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley. And for Milley, an urban battlefield also means an intelligent one.

January 08, 2018 | Daily News

BAE Systems will use its own funding to manufacture the next-generation amphibious vehicle before the Marine Corps issues a contract award in June, while competitor Science Applications International Corp. is now in the midst of production planning.

December 22, 2017 | Daily News

The Army on Dec. 21 announced a pair of upcoming deployments from Ft. Carson, CO to Afghanistan.

December 22, 2017 | Daily News

The Office of Naval Research is embarking on a science and technology effort focused on a fifth-generation Light Armored Vehicle replacement for the Marine Corps and intends to hold an industry day next month.

December 21, 2017 | Daily News

The Army has begun seeking information on "performance capabilities, technical data, and maturity" of protection technologies for its ground combat and tactical wheeled vehicles.

December 21, 2017 | Daily News

The Army has awarded the third and final contract with BAE Systems for low-rate initial production of the Paladin Integrated Management system's M109A7 self-propelled howitzer and M992A3 ammunition carrier vehicles, with the option to purchase full-rate production vehicles beginning in fiscal year 2018.

December 14, 2017 | Daily News

As the Army exhibits a more visible presence in Europe, it has realized the barriers it faces on the ground, and is forming strategies to better move around the continent.

December 13, 2017 | Daily News

The Marine Corps sent the Amphibious Combat Vehicle downselect request for proposals last week to BAE Systems and Science Applications International Corp.

December 05, 2017 | Daily News

The Army aims to determine whether industry can produce a vehicle-mounted short-range air defense system to counter unmanned aerial system threats in the near term.

November 22, 2017 | Daily News

The Army has finalized its requirements for a new vehicle to bolster its infantry brigade combat teams, issuing a long-awaited request for proposals for the Mobile Protected Firepower program.

November 17, 2017 | Daily News

The Army -- which has fumbled for two decades with acquisition projects to modernize its ground combat vehicle fleet -- is required under the final version of the fiscal year 2018 defense policy bill to deliver a plan to Congress for building a prototype for a new ground combat vehicle.

October 30, 2017 | Daily News

Industry is crafting solutions for the Army's Mobile Protected Firepower program, intended to add mobility and lethality to infantry brigade combat teams, ahead of a final request for proposals due for release in the coming weeks.

October 30, 2017 | Daily News

The Army has achieved initial operational capability for the first eight cross-functional teams tasked with pursuing senior leaders' top modernization priorities, Inside the Army has learned.

October 24, 2017 | Daily News

A pair of recent exercises enabled the 2nd Cavalry Regiment to train on "a very realistic objective" to test "real integration" with foreign partners, according to the regimental commander.

October 23, 2017 | Daily News

The Army is working to refine its common standards for ground vehicles and integrated components, according to the program executive officer for ground combat systems.