In this interview, Dr. Reed Young, Program Manager – Robotics and Autonomy, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory discusses current requirements in unmanned solutions for ground combat systems, opportunities are there for unmanned capabilities, short and long term goals concerning unmanned solutions, and progression of unmanned solutions within the next 5-10 years.
Colonel James “Jim” Schirmer, Program Manager, Armored Fighting Vehicles (AFV), U.S. Army. is interviewed exclusively by Robert “Rocky” Kmiecik, Former Director of the Mounted Requirements Division. Colonel Schirmer gives his perspective on the AFV program as well as what's hoped to be accomplished in the Future Fighting Vehicle (FFV) program.
Ahead of this years Armored Vehicles USA event we sat down with Lieutenant General John Murray for an exclusive report on vehicle modernization. Challenges to modernizing the Army in order to remain a strategically responsive and decisive force, how the Army is addressing the challenges of modernization, how G-8 foresees combat vehicle modernization programs unfolding.