Command Profile: USASOC

Projecting Multi-Force Readiness

From Armor & Mobility May/June 2017 Issue


U.S. Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) provides the nation’s premier Special Operations Forces, delivering appropriate and effective capabilities to joint force commanders and interagency leaders across the entire spectrum of conflict and under any operating conditions. USASOC invests in new ideas and capabilities to anticipate changing environments and new demands in order to maintain a competitive edge over U.S. adversaries.

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Modernizing Energy Infrastructure

From Armor & Mobility May/June 2017 Issue

U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Energy recently awarded the Air Force’s largest energy savings performance contract for the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. Contract work will modernize 60 buildings and help reduce energy usage at the complex by 35 percent, simultaneously supporting the Air Force’s new Energy Flight Plan, a long-term vision to enhance mission assurance through energy assurance.

By Elizabeth Stoeckmann, DLA Energy Public Affairs

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Next-Gen Vehicle Power

From Armor & Mobility May/June 2017 Issue

The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) is testing Silicon Carbide and Gallium-Nitride powered electronics for tactical vehicles, developing an open, modular, scalable, and smart power system to meet the needs of future and modernized ground combat.

By Kevin Hunter, A&M Editor

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Facilitating Seamless Operations

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From Armor & Mobility May/June 2017 Issue

United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) J4 (Director of Logistics) Headquarters, USSOCOM, MacDill AFB, Tampa, FL, handles major USSOCOM-led or -assisted logistics initiatives in support of global SOF operations.

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