Tag Archives: US Army

Advancing Squad-Level Mobility

From Armor & Mobility, May/June 2018 Issue

U.S. Army Program Executive Office Combat Systems and Combat Service Support (PEO CS&CSS) is leveraging Other Transactional Authority (OTA), technical demonstrations, and Soldier feedback to speed acquisition of the Army’s new Squad Multipurpose Equipment Transport (SMET) robotic ‘mule.’

By Program Executive Office Combat Support & Combat Service Support


Preparing for the Plausible Threat

From Security & Border and CST & CBRNE, Fall 2017

CST & CBRNE spoke recently with Capt. Michael Krant, Chief, Technical Training Department, Directorate of Training and Leader Development (DOT&LD), and Mr. Eric R. Hanson, Director, Edwin R. Bradley Radiological Laboratory, U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School (USACBRNS), Ft. Leonard Wood, MO, regarding the installation’s radiological and nuclear threat training regimen and the critical role the facility plays in the preparation of CBRN Soldiers for real-world engagement.


Contracting is a Team Sport

From Armor & Mobility October 2017 Issue

By MG James E. Simpson, Commanding General, U.S. Army Contracting Command,
Gene Duncan and Ed Worley


Taming the Drop Zone

From Armor & Mobility/August 2017 Issue

A U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground study could lead to faster, more precise mass parachute drops.

By Mark Schauer, YPG Public Affairs


Modernizing Command and Control


The U.S. Army’s vision for its Mission Command Network is at the core of Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) efforts to prepare the Army for future operational success.

By Jeffrey Witsken, MC CoE, Ft. Leavenworth, KS


Teaming For Fleet Revitalization


The U.S. Army at Red River Army Depot in Texarkana, TX is beginning its fourth year of a Public-Private Partnership with vehicle manufacturer AM General, Inc. to recapitalize the nation’s fleet of High Mobility Multi-Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWVs) or “Humvees” for Active Service National Guard application.

By Kevin Hunter, A&M Editor