Tag Archives: CCDC

Leading the Semi-Autonomous Way

From Armor & Mobility, May/June 2019 Issue

The U.S. Army Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC) is working to upgrade Tactical Wheeled Vehicle (TWV) Leader Follower (L/F) technology poised to supplement manned convoys with unmanned capability, removing personnel from harm’s way while enabling mission completion.

By Bernie Theisen, Ground Vehicle Robotics, GVSC

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Collaborating at the Speed of Relevance

From Armor & Mobility, May/June 2019 Issue

The Army’s ability to operate seamlessly and swiftly across multiple domains is critical. Winning on future battlefields will demand embracing and owning battlefield complexity at speeds inconceivable even a few zeptoseconds ago.

By Dr. Shawn M. Walsh, Combat Capabilities Development Command-Army Research Laboratory

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Sustaining Lethal Relevance

From Armor & Mobility, March/April 2019 Issue

The U.S. Army faces similar challenges in sustaining electronics, communication and support equipment for Army weapon systems that are maintained for decades. Many of these weapon systems are past their original designed life expectancy with no set plans to decommission, which presents the Army with both financial and readiness challenges.

By Alissa T. (Rese) Stevens, Obsolescence Service Lead, U.S. Army Materiel Command

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