17 octombrie 2019

Robotanks, attack helicopters at AUSA ; Subway tech may ease wargaming; Leonardo’s next acquisition? And more.

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The shift to great power competition was alive and well in the exhibit halls at the annual Association of the U.S. Army convention. But this year, it was more than forest-green paint on the tanks and trucks. There were new, heavier weapons mounted on many vehicles, from the new Joint Light Tactical Vehicle to the Humvee it is replacing. There were robotic vehicles, more than I’ve noticed before, armed with anti-tank missiles and other types of firepower. My colleague Patrick Tucker gets more [...]