The lab is taking new approaches to polymer-based defensive equipment that will better protect soldiers in decades to come.
The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency recently awarded a three month extension to a contract for a new hosted desktop management pilot due to changes in time tables.
Lab awards additional funding for research into wide field-of-view image seekers for increased targeting ability in cluttered environments.
Communications equipment is being outfitted on tactical vehicles in preparation for the Network Integration Evaluation 15.2 this spring.
Phase I of the program will lay the groundwork for adding autonomy to manned aircraft without modifying the craft.
Tool suite allow units to make changes on the go, rather than waiting for a 'set in stone' disc.
The command's multi-component approach also includes teams from the Reserves and National Guard.
The tethers are off and teams from seven countries are ready to throw down in the highly anticipated competition.