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  1. S

    “highly classified” Long Range Effect (LRE) ?

    “highly classified” Long Range Effect (LRE) ? US Army has taken a few - but not all - of the wraps off a “highly classified” Long Range Effect (LRE) during #Edge21 demo at Dugway Proving Ground, which I’m attending. No pictures released sadly, but a video showed to me here shows a large, winged...
  2. Grey Havoc

    Cohort Program (United States Army Applications Laboratory)

  3. Grey Havoc

    M590 exo-assault rifle (Space: Above and Beyond)

  4. VTOLicious

    US Army Future Tactical UAS (FTUAS)

    In the spring of 2019, the Army awarded a contract to four industry partners to provide non-developmental tactical systems, also known as "off the shelf" technology. The Army will provide the tactical UAS to units so Soldiers in U.S. Army Forces Command can evaluate the system under field...
  5. Grey Havoc

    P-GEM (Princeton Ground Effect Machine)

  6. Grey Havoc

    Project Pele

  7. Grey Havoc

    FMTV (21st Century)

  8. Grey Havoc

    DARPA ReSource

  9. Grey Havoc

    MIAG (Mechanized Infantry Assault Gun) - MICV-70 derived assault gun proposal

    An excerpt: Note: Given the date and lack of dismounts among other things, I suspect that this was the early incarnation of the MIAG proposal. EDIT: Ack, blundered on the title! I put down MIVC-70 instead of MICV-70 and only noticed it now!
  10. eshelon

    Multipurpose Chaparral.

    Chaparral 2000/Roadrunner/Advanced Chaparral/Chaparral Chassis Service Life Extension Program (CCSLEP)/LAV MPLS (MultiPurpose Launcher System)/Chapfire /1/ 1999 report by "Forecast International" Chaparral III?. Loral, along with other companies, was trying to interest the US Army and other...
  11. eshelon

    Ground X-Vehicle Technology (GXV-T) Program

  12. bobbymike

    Army Wants 'Air Droppable' Light Tank & Ultra-Light Vehicles

    Army Still Wants Mobile Protected Firepower From An Air-Droppable Tank Army officials gathered at Ft. Benning, GA, last week to discuss the future of the service's maneuver forces and consistently brought up a lingering capability gap for mobile protected firepower they say must be...
  13. S

    Raytheon delivers electronic jamming capability for Gray Eagle UAS

    Raytheon delivers electronic jamming capability for Gray Eagle UAS Effort will mark first time Army has capability on unmanned vehicle MARLBOROUGH, Mass., May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has delivered two electronic attack payloads in support of the U.S. Army's...
  14. Michel Van

    US prototype tank "the hunter"

    i found this on the internet only info on picture was "US prototype" from design, it look like a Tank destroyer
  15. C

    Rarefaction Wave Gun (RAVEN)

    Rarefaction Wave Gun (RAVEN) Whatever happened to this project? Seems like a fancy recoilless gun. http://www.dtic.mil/ndia/2007gun_missile/GMTueAM2/MinerPresentation.pdf
  16. Pirate Pete

    US Navy FDL Project

    I came across the following article from an old Janes Fighting Ships (1969 edition I believe) If these vessels had been realised, what effect would they have had? No doubt there would have been an impact on the later LHA prgramme. Fast Deployment Logistic Ship (FDL): 40,500 tons (FL) 855 x 104...
  17. Triton

    US Navy Jupiter SSBN

    During the mid-1950s, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Admiral Arleigh Burke sponsored a high-priority program to develop a naval intermediate range ballistic missile. On November 8, 1955, the Secretary of Defense established a joint Army and Navy intermediate range ballistic missile (IRBM)...
  18. Abraham Gubler

    Standard Manufacturing Co. Excalibur

    I stumbled across this ultimate ATV gun-buggy while looking for pictures of the Excalibur PGM for work. It’s the Standard Manufacturing Co. Excalibur/Vulcan gun system that was demonstrated to the US Army’s logistics exposition PROLOG '85. It would appear to be a large Supercat style ATV fitted...
  19. F

    NDRC Division 12 Report

    I found an interesting document while ago: http://stinet.dtic.mil/cgi-bin/GetTRDoc?AD=0200798&Location=U2&doc=GetTRDoc.pdf It describes some of the vehicle projects of National Defense Research Committee Division 12, Transportation during the world war II. Quality is not best but there are...
  20. RyanCrierie

    US Army's 1990s AMS Program (FIFV, Block III Tank, Crusader)

    Scanned this in from an old Army Magazine; this has the clearest, most detailed layout of the specs of the Army's AMS program, which included Crusader, Block III Tank, FIFV, etc. -------- ARMY May 1991 Armor's Future: From One, Many By Eric C, Ludvigsen Associate Editor Convinced of the...