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M4 Carbine Replacement: New Army Rifle and Squad Automatic ...

The U.S. Army will buy new automatic infantry weapons starting in 2022, replacing the existing M4 carbine and M249 squad automatic weapon. The weapons will include new …

China's Xi calls for new progress in military equipment ...

China's President Xi Jinping called for efforts to "break new ground" in military equipment and weapons development for the People's Liberation Army, China's armed forces, according to a report ...

New York tech firm sold Chinese equipment to U.S. military ...

A New York tech company made millions by selling Chinese-made equipment to the U.S. military that it falsely claimed were built in the U.S., the Justice Department charged Thursday.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awards contract for military ...

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a $33.1 million contract for a Jacksonville Construction company to transform the fairgrounds into a storage and maintenance facility. Thousands of square feet will be developed for storage and maintenance for things like trucks, generators, and other military equipment.

The US military arsenal now available to the Taliban - New ...

The US military arsenal now available to the Taliban. The Taliban may now be the only militant group in the world in possession of an air force. KABUL, AFGHANISTAN -- AUGUST 31, 2021: Taliban fighters take control and secure the Hamid Karzai International Airport, along with all the equipment and weapons left behind after the full U.S. military ...

Here's all the US military equipment that likely ended up ...

According to a 2017 Government Accountability Office report, the U.S. military transferred roughly 75,898 vehicles, 599,690 weapons systems, and 208 aircraft to the ANDSF between fiscal years 2003 ...

US military trashes unwanted gear in Afghanistan, sells as ...

So far about 1,300 pieces of equipment have been destroyed, said a U.S. military statement. There will be more before the final deadline for departure on Sept. 11, said one U.S…

A New Equipping Strategy: Modernizing the U.S. Army of …

cy demonstrated by the Army in Operations Desert Shield/Desert Storm. But then, during the 1990s, the Army endured a "procurement holiday" during which the nation underfunded military investment accounts by approxi-mately $100 billion. Equipment aged to—and sometimes beyond—its life expectancy; few replacements were available.

Taliban throws victory parade with US military equipment

The Taliban are now brazenly showing off the US military equipment — including Black Hawk helicopters, dozens of armored vehicles and weapons — abandoned by US …

U.S. Delivers Military Equipment to the Armed Forces of ...

The equipment delivery is part of a series of transfers that will enhance the capabilities of the AFP. U.S. and Philippine service members unload and inventory military equipment at Clark Air Base on May 11, 2019. As part of a series of deliveries, the May 11 transfer included Unmanned Ariel Systems and other military equipment.

PH gets ₱1.4 billion worth of US military equipment

The Philippines has received some ₱1.4 billion worth of military equipment from the US, both countries announced during Acting US Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller's visit to Manila for ...

61 incredibly futuristic weapons and modern fighting vehicles

A while back Microsoft won a multi-year contract to supply the US Army with Hololens like devices. Since then the company has collected 80,000 hours of user data from soldiers.

Military Equipment | RAND

Cost growth in the development and fielding of technologically advanced military equipment has become a major economic burden for many nations and is expected to be an enduring and prevalent problem. RAND research has provided cost analyses and recommendations to help policymakers and military leaders develop improved cost-estimating tools and formulate policies that …

Here's the list of billions in military equipment the US ...

The Times of London reports that the US simply abandoned a truly astounding arsenal of military equipment and weapons. This reportedly includes up to 22,174 Humvee vehicles, nearly 1,000 armored vehicles, 64,363 machine guns, and 42,000 pick-up trucks and SUVs.

US Army Confronts 'Worrisome Erosion in Overmatch' with ...

The US Army is looking to reclaim its decisive edge in close combat through modernization efforts including new high-tech gear and a more powerful squad rifle for frontline troops. In a presentation for the 2020 Virtual Maneuver Warfighter Conference, several army officers outlined recent technological innovations designed to give close-combat ...

Military Acquisition and Procurement | RAND

Maintaining a military that is prepared to face uncertain future security challenges often requires the acquisition and procurement of new and technologically advanced equipment, which is a major expense for any nation. For decades, RAND has researched and evaluated military acquisition and procurement activities, providing essential recommendations to allow military decisionmakers to …

New military equipment to see in 2020 - Reserve & National ...

Army Combat Fitness Test Equipment Tank-automotive and Armaments Command is delivering more than 36,000 lanes of new Army Combat Fitness Test equipment to one million active-duty, Reserve and National Guard soldiers at more than 1,000 U.S. Army …

The Taliban's new armoury of US-made equipment includes ...

Retired US Army General Joseph Votel, who oversaw US military operations in Afghanistan as head of US Central Command from 2016 to 2019, said most of the high-end hardware captured by the Taliban ...

8 Amazing New Military Technologies | Kiplinger

In light of increasing tensions in global hot spots, U.S. military R&D is gaining more urgency. The U.S. will spend nearly $80 billion this year to create new …

Report: U.S.-Funded Afghan Military Equipment Spotted in Iran

2:53. U.S. government-funded military equipment given to the Afghan Army during America's two-decade occupation of Afghanistan has allegedly been spotted in Iran in recent days according to unverified social media photos, Al Arabiya reported Thursday. "Several US military armored vehicles, which allegedly belonged to the Afghan army before ...

Getting Rid of 'Excess': New Army Sites Prepare Units To ...

The new effort reached full operating capability in April this year and has begun removing legacy equipment from units at 14 Army posts across the country. According to Mohan, ASC has 85,000 pieces of equipment to receive from soldiers, down from 130,000 during its initial year of operation.

US transfers new military equipment to Ain al-Asad - Mehr ...

An Iraqi security source informed of new military equipment that has arrived at the Ain al-Asad base in western Iraq by US occupying forces. "This is in line with the precautionary measures taken by US forces to support the Ain al-Asad base against rocket and drone strikes," the unknown source said, Al-Ahed reported.

Soldiers, Airmen, Marines test new chemical agent ...

2 June 2, 2021 New Army pay, personnel mobile app May 12, 2021 Army announces divestiture of the Stryker Mobile Gun System January 7, 2021 Army announces release of …

NMCP Installs New, Safer Dental Equipment | News ...

As the U.S. Navy's oldest, continuously-operating military hospital since 1830, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth proudly serves past and present military members and their families. The nationally-acclaimed, state-of-the-art medical center, along with the area's 10 branch health and TRICARE Prime Clinics, provide care for the Hampton Roads area.

A New Equipping Strategy: Modernizing the U.S. Army of 2020

cy demonstrated by the Army in Operations Desert Shield/Desert Storm. But then, during the 1990s, the Army endured a "procurement holiday" during which the nation underfunded military investment accounts by approxi-mately $100 billion. Equipment aged to—and sometimes beyond—its life expectancy; few replacements were available.

List of equipment of the United States Armed Forces ...

51 Vehicle weapons M61 Vulcan: Six-barrelled Gatling gun: 20×102mm: Army, Air Force, Marine …