Army rapid development office gets new focus

March 25, 2019 at 12:21 PM
The Army's former Rapid Capabilities Office, now called the Rapid Capabilities and Critical Technologies Office, will be heading up new projects in line with the service's modernization priorities, including hypersonic weapons, directed energy and space. The office's acting director, Col. John Eggert, told Inside Defense in an interview March 21 the office is "designed to work on the most strategic, highest-priority projects." Eggert said since the office was created in August 2016, it has been "geared toward fulfillment of combatant...

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