Inside the Army - March 5, 2018

Iron Fist, Iron Curtain time lines adjusted from FY-19 request

Ashley Tressel   | March 02, 2018
Following delays in "characterization" of the non-developmental active protection systems for Bradley and Stryker, the effort would receive $42.3 million in fiscal year 2019 research, development, test and evaluation funding that was not planned for last year. No RDT&E money was projected for the APS project in last year's request, which expected characterization, or the assessment of the function of the installed system, for both Iron Fist on the Bradley and Iron Curtain on the Stryker to wrap up in...

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