Lt. Gen. N. Ross Thompson III quote
By Lt. Gen. N. Ross Thompson III
April 15, 2008 1 / 1 Lt. Gen. N. Ross Thompson III, military deputy to the acting assistant secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics And Technology, to the House Armed Services Committee subcommittee on air and land forces VIEW ORIGINAL
The Army has tested all of the body armor and all of the body armor that is issued to the Soldiers today has passed the rigorous test and it is the best body armor that is available in the world today; and I can say that without qualification. Of all high-priority programs, force protection is our number one priority.
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