22 august 2019

When the Army could get new electronic warfare units


The Army could start fielding its new electronic warfare platoons in spring 2020, a top service official said Aug. 21. These platoons are part of major force updates the service is undertaking in order to better compete with nations such as Russia and China. They will reside within military intelligence companies and serve as brigade assets. “We do not have any organic electronic attack capabilities across echelons in the Army,” David May, director of the capability development integration [...]