Soldiers assemble a Secure Internet Protocol Router/Non-secure Internet Protocol (SIPR/NIPR) Access Point (SNAP) satellite terminal in an enduring site in Afghanistan in March 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Marc Crudo, PM WIN-T)

Army satellite communications connect enduring forces, evolve for the future

As the U.S. operational footprint in Afghanistan diminishes, the Army's portfolio of ground satellite terminals will continue to support operations -- enabling enduring forces to communicate in the region for as long as the mission requires....READ MORE

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MISSION

Mission Statement:
Provide our Soldiers a decisive advantage in any mission by developing, acquiring, fielding, and sustaining the world's best equipment and services and leveraging technologies and capabilities to meet current and future Army needs.

Vision Statement:
Highly efficient, effective, agile organization responsible for acquiring, developing, delivering, supporting and sustaining the most capable affordable systems and services for our Soldiers. Enabling our Soldiers to dominate the battlespace, safely and securely. Enabling our Soldiers to achieve first look, first strike advantage with unprecedented speed and accuracy.

LEADERS

"The Army of today is developing many of the most technically advanced systems and technologies in human history. There is no cookie-cutter approach to acquisition. While we focus on some of its inherent challengescost, performance and schedule risks as well as funding instabilityit is worthwhile to note that we continue to succeed in fielding the best-equipped Army in the world. However, moving the world's largest land force forward requires an ongoing commitment to learning and innovation."

Army Acquisition Executive & Assistant Secretary, Acquisition, Logistics and Technology - Hon. Heidi Shyu

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