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Time and Place: Army S&T provides integrated PNT

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — Soldiers may still huddle around acetate maps or exchange radio communications for mission planning, but they ultimately rely on Global Positioning Systems, or GPS, for positioning, navigation and timing, or PNT, capabilities.

With the Army’s goal of achieving a lighter, more agile force, PNT’s cross-cutting capabilities are critical to nearly every warfighting system available, … Read More

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Army holds showcase of infrared technology advancements

FORT BELVOIR, Va. — The Army held a showcase of infrared technology advancements resulting from a five-year collaborative program between industry and the Department of Defense, here, April 12-13.

The Vital Infrared Sensor Technology Acceleration, or VISTA, program was a Tri-Service program established by the Office of the Secretary of Defense to regain the U.S. lead in advanced infrared sensor capabilities, which are the … Read More

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