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M3A3 at XCTC

An M3A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicle with Company D, 1st Battalion, 155th Infantry Regiment moves into position to support an assault while participating in an Exportable Combat Training Capability exercise at Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center, near Hattiesburg, Miss., on July 29. The XCTC gives Soldiers and units the opportunity to strengthen their individual and combat readiness. The event will test the 155th Armored Brigade Combat Team’s ability to perform platoon movements, company attacks, response to ambushes, and more. (Mississippi National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Scott Tynes, 102nd Public Affairs Detachment/Released)

An M3A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicle with Company D, 1st Battalion, 155th Infantry Regiment moves into position to support an assault while participating in an Exportable Combat Training Capability exercise at Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center, near Hattiesburg, Miss.

Amphibious bridging across the river Elbe

U.S. Army Soldiers, assigned to 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, and German soldiers move M2A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicles during combined river crossing operations at the river Elbe using German army M3 amphibious bridging vehicles during Exercise Heidesturm Shock near Storkau, Germany, June 6, 2015.
 
U.S. Army photo by Visual Information Specialist Markus Rauchenberger

U.S. Army Soldiers, assigned to 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, and German soldiers move M2A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicles during combined river crossing operations at the river Elbe using German army M3 amphibious bridging vehicles during Exercise Heidesturm Shock near Storkau, Germany, June 6, 2015.

AT4s to Iraq

AT4 in Iraq

U.S. Sending Iraq Antitank Weapons to Thwart Militants’ Bombings The U.S. is sending Iraq’s military 1,000 antitank weapons to defend against armored vehicles jury-rigged by Islamic State into otherwise unstoppable suicide bombs like those it used to capture Ramadi. The weapons, due for delivery by mid-June under plans that already were under way, will give […]

Armored John Deer 200LC Filling Barriers

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HELMAND PROVINCE, Afghanistan (Jan. 25, 2009) Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 7 place dirt into Hescoe protective barriers utilizing an up-armored excavator at a forward operating base. NMCB-7 is deployed to Afghanistan to provide contingency construction support to Alliance forces supporting NATO International Security Assistance Forces. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Michael B. Lavender/Released)

More Double-V Hull Strykers

Dar Barker, a General Dynamics Land Systems retrofit chief from Puyallup, Wa., directs an armored combat vehicle outside the Stryker battle damage repair facility at Camp As Sayliyah, Qatar, Oct. 5. The Stryker infantry carrier vehicle had been restored after deterioration during enemy engagement in Iraq. It's the first vehicle to adopt a new desert tan color in Southwest Asia, in preparation for a planned phase out of the Stryker's current deep green color. Photo by Dustin Senger

US Plans Radical Upgrade of Stryker Brigades If the US Army can manage to keep its future budgets in line with current projections, the service will transform all nine of its Stryker brigades into the heavily armored “double V-hull” (DVH) configuration. The Army already fields two DVH brigades while a third is in the works […]