Armor & Mobility

FEB 2017

Military magazines in the United States and Canada, covering Armor and Mobility, focuses on tactical vehicles, C4ISR, Special Operations Forces, latest soldier equipment, shelters, and key DoD programs

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FEBRUARY 2017 ARMOR & MOBILITY ENSURING MISSION RELIABILITY Recent performance testing amid tropical climates is proving new Stryker reliability in the harshest of environments. By Mark Schauer 3 Features COMMANDER REVIEW 13 Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II Interview with Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II, Commander, Air Force Sustainment Center, addresses multi-domain logistics command and control and challenges to U.S. air and space supremacy DIRECTOR'S CORNER 6 Lt. Gen. Andrew E. Busch Interview with Lt. Gen. Andrew E. Busch, Director, Defense Logistics Agency, on supporting CoCom diplomatic and operational partnerships and initiatives focus for 2017 Cover: A High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle with 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion idles in the Combat Center training area during a Marine Corps Combat Readiness Evaluation Exercise (MCCREE). 3rd LAR conducted a five-day MCCREE to evaluate the combat readiness of Company B. (Official Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Levi Schultz/Released) PG 5 Avoiding a Jam Extensive Army laboratory testing of Global Positioning System (GPS) Anti-Jam antenna capabilities is helping ensure communications continuity. By Caitlin O'Neill PG 10 Virtually Marketing DoD The online auctioning of unused and retired DoD assets is gaining momentum. By Jeff Holmes PG 12 Wait There's More, and Green to Boot Auctions of excess usable military property are good for taxpayers because DLA Disposition Services puts the revenue into a revolving fund to help offset the overall cost of logistics. By Tina Aldrich PG 16 Owning the Night U.S. Special Operations Command's Forward Area Refueling Point (FARP) program, under the management of the 1st Special Operations Logistics Readiness Squadron, ensures mission air support. By Andrea Posey PG 19 Hybrid Warfare and Expeditionary Basing The Joint Standardization Board (JSB) for Tactical Shelters and Expeditionary Basing Systems initiated a study on Hybrid Warfare (HW) to determine threat impact to expeditionary basing. By Frank Kostka PG 22 Enabling Network Readiness Army Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM) is updating its Central Technical Support Facility (CTSF) in support of software certification efficiency. By Kenneth Pope, and Justin Zadnichek Departments 2 24 Insights Ad Index/ Calendar of Events Armor & Mobility | February 2017 | 1

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