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.

Archived Articles
Daily News | July 9, 2021

The House Appropriations defense subcommittee is recommending further budget cuts to the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle and Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle in its draft of the fiscal year 2022 appropriations bill.

The Insider | July 9, 2021

BAE Systems has received a $600 million contract to maintain the Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle and the M113 armored personnel carrier over the next five years, the Army announced July 7.

The Insider | July 7, 2021

AeroVironment today announced the release of a new ground control system, Crysalis, that will provide a standardized user experience across a range of the company's small drones, including the Puma, Raven and Wasp.

The Insider | July 7, 2021

The Army has asked to more than double its fiscal year 2020 spending on humvee recapitalization, partially at the expense of Joint Light Tactical Vehicle funding, according to an omnibus reprogramming request the Pentagon sent to Congress last month.

The Insider | July 6, 2021

Oshkosh Defense has received a $152 million order for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle from the U.S. military and the militaries of four European countries, according to a June 30 Defense Department announcement.

The Insider | June 30, 2021

House appropriators would increase Army aircraft procurement funding for fiscal year 2022 by $409 million beyond the Biden administration's budget request under legislation that passed a subcommittee today.

Daily News | June 30, 2021

The House Appropriations defense subcommittee is supporting funding for a number of the Army's top modernization priorities, according to its draft mark of the fiscal year 2022 spending bill.

Daily News | June 29, 2021

The House Appropriations defense subcommittee has proposed funding Army National Guard humvee modernization in fiscal year 2022, despite the Army not requesting money for the program, according to a summary of the panel's draft mark released today.

The Insider | June 25, 2021

Retired Gen. Robert Brown, former commander of U.S. Army Pacific, will take over as the next president of the Association of the United States Army, the organization announced June 22.

Daily News | June 25, 2021

The military might have to constantly modify its data architectures as technology advances, rather than developing a standard that remains the same for an extended period, the leader of Army Futures Command said June 23.

The Insider | June 24, 2021

Bell's V-280 Valor, its offering for the Army's Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft, has completed a three-year flight-test program, and the company is preparing for the expected release of a request for proposals this summer, Bell announced June 24.

Daily News | June 24, 2021

The Army expects that Congress will not pass an appropriations bill before the start of the new fiscal year on Oct. 1, and that there will instead be a continuing resolution, the director of the Army budget said June 24.

The Insider | June 23, 2021

The Army National Guard will have to cancel or postpone training this summer if Congress does not pass a supplemental appropriation to cover the $450 million the service spent defending the Capitol, Army Secretary Christine Wormuth said Tuesday.

Daily News | June 23, 2021

The Joint Light Tactical Vehicle is an enduring capability within the Army's ground vehicle fleet, rather than a modernization priority or a legacy system, Army Chief of Staff Gen. James McConville told the Senate Appropriations defense subcommittee June 22.

The Insider | June 22, 2021

The Army is asking Congress for permission to enter into a multiyear contract to purchase the AH-64E Apache helicopter, a move the service claims could reduce procurement costs by 10%.

The Insider | June 21, 2021

One of the two competing designs for the Mobile Protected Firepower, the Army's new light tank, might be light enough to be airdropped, the leader of Army Futures Command told a Senate subcommittee June 15.

Daily News | June 17, 2021

The Biden administration's fiscal year 2022 budget request included $5 million for the Army to begin developing an extended-range version of the Precision Strike Missile with a range of at least 1,000 kilometers.

Daily News | June 16, 2021

The Army held a live-fire demonstration of the Autonomous Multi-Domain Launcher, a robotic version of the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System that is in the early phases of development, today at Ft. Sill, OK.

Daily News | June 15, 2021

The Army is developing a common robotic controller software that should make it easier for soldiers to operate a bevy of robots on the future battlefield, according to officials from the Ground Vehicle Systems Center.

Daily News | June 10, 2021

Ten companies demonstrated their electric or hybrid-electric vehicle capabilities at an Army soldier touch point May 10-14 at Ft. Benning, GA, to help the service develop a plan for the electric Light Reconnaissance Vehicle, its first electric tactical vehicle.

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