New-start counter-drone budget proposed for FY-25 to align with Army strategic priorities

By Jason Sherman / March 30, 2023 at 2:03 PM
HUNTSVILLE, AL -- Army leaders drafting the service's fiscal year 2025 budget proposal are considering establishing a dedicated program element for counter-drone technology, a move that if adopted would stake out a consolidated place in long-term spending plans for projects currently dispersed across multiple air defense research and development funding lines. A service official said the office of the assistant secretary of the Army for acquisition, logistics and technology (ASAALT) is advocating for a new counter-uncrewed aerial system (UAS) budget...

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