Thursday, February 22, 2018
What is it?
The Next Generation of Combat Vehicles allows the Army to achieve combat vehicle overmatch in close combat against the pacing threat. It delivers decisive lethality with manned and unmanned teaming as part of a combined arms team in the future operating environment.
What is the Army doing/has done?
The Army established the Next Generation Combat Vehicle Cross-Functional Team at Fort Benning, Georgia, in November of 2017.
What continued efforts does the Army have planned for the future?
To develop the next generation of combat vehicles, the Army is exploring development of key enabling technologies in the following areas:
Why is this important to the Army?
Soldiers must have a next generation combat vehicle that provides increased survivability, mobility and lethality at a reduced weight, to close with and destroy peer threats through maneuver, firepower, and shock-effect.
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