Ethan Sterenfeld

Ethan Sterenfeld is an associate editor for Inside the Army. He previously worked as a local reporter for newspapers in Pennsylvania and Wyoming. He is a 2020 graduate of Princeton University, where he was president of the University Press Club.

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Daily News | January 18, 2022

Dismounted infantry is the foundation of the Stryker brigade's fighting power, and that will not change as modernization programs make Stryker vehicles more lethal, according to the Army official responsible for coordinating the brigades' doctrine, training, personnel and materiel requirements.

The Insider | January 18, 2022

QinetiQ has hired Shawn Purvis as the CEO of its U.S. operations, the company announced Jan. 17.

The Insider | January 13, 2022

Rheinmetall has entered a joint venture with a U.S. company to supply an important part of electric vehicle systems, the German company announced Jan. 11.

The Insider | January 13, 2022

The Army's second battery set of hypersonic missiles would be delayed by a year if Congress does not pass a new budget and funds all of fiscal year 2022 through continuing resolutions, the vice chief of staff of the Army told a congressional committee Jan. 12.

Daily News | January 12, 2022

The military has forward-deployed a high-powered microwave from the Air Force in the past year to defend fixed sites against drone swarms, an Army official said today.

Daily News | January 12, 2022

The Army will assemble a prototype of its Long-Range Cannon and move it to Yuma Proving Ground, AZ, this year, according to the director of the service's long-range precision fires cross-functional team.

The Insider | January 10, 2022

The Army released a pair of requests for information Jan. 7 to assess industry capabilities to prototype a possible wheeled 155 mm self-propelled howitzer.

The Insider | January 10, 2022

BAE Systems has received a $97 million modification to its contract to build the Army's self-propelled howitzers, according to a Jan. 7 Pentagon announcement.

The Insider | January 7, 2022

Northrop Grumman has successfully completed a static test of the rocket motor for the Army's Precision Strike Missile in extreme cold conditions, the company announced this week.

The Insider | January 7, 2022

A cannon with a range of greater than 1,000 miles that the Army could test in fiscal years 2024 and 2025 is the Strategic Long-Range Cannon, although a different name was used in a recently posted environmental notice, according to an Army spokesman.

Daily News | January 6, 2022

The Army plans to shoot artillery rounds 1,180 miles over the Pacific Ocean in fiscal years 2024 and 2025 to test a next-generation cannon, according to a recently filed environmental notice.

The Insider | January 6, 2022

The Army released a market survey Jan. 5 to determine whether any companies besides the planned vendor can supply the specialized supercharge and stub charges that will be required for the Extended Range Cannon Artillery to reach its full range.

The Insider | January 5, 2022

The Army's Combat Capabilities Development Command recently hired its first permanent chief technology officer, according to a Jan. 3 announcement.

Daily News | December 28, 2021

The Army used modified M1 Abrams tanks as platforms for next-generation technology at this fall's Project Convergence 21 experiment, helping to flesh out the service's concepts for the future battlefield, Army officials told Inside Defense in an interview earlier this month.

The Insider | December 22, 2021

BAE Systems will deliver prototypes of the most recent upgrade to the Army's armored recovery vehicle in 2022, after the company received a $79 million modification Nov. 23 to its existing other transaction agreement for the vehicle, the company announced Dec. 21.

The Insider | December 22, 2021

General Dynamics European Land Systems has won a contract to upgrade a bridging system for Stryker and some airborne infantry brigades for use in Arctic conditions, according to a Dec. 17 Army announcement.

Daily News | December 21, 2021

The Army and Marine Corps will need to submit reports to Congress about measures they are taking to prevent accidents during ground vehicle training under a provision in the fiscal year 2022 defense authorization bill.

The Insider | December 17, 2021

The Army approved the newest upgrade to the Bradley Fighting Vehicle for a conditional materiel release on Dec. 13, an Army spokeswoman told Inside Defense this week.

The Insider | December 16, 2021

The Army announced today upcoming rotations of three brigades to South Korea, Europe and the Middle East.

The Insider | December 14, 2021

The brigade that conducts operational testing next year on the Army's new armored personnel carrier will be the first to have the most recent versions of all of the service's ground combat vehicles.

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