What is it?
Army equipment modernization reflects the chief of staff of the Army’s top priorities, enabling current readiness and providing the investment strategies to ensure the Army has technologically superior equipment.
What has the Army done?
The Army is developing new concepts, force structure, operational and institutional models to address the changing character of war.
What continued efforts are planned for the future?
The Army is pursuing a balanced approach to equipment modernization for today and the future. Specifically, Army equipment modernization must support a force that:
Delivers the needed combat capabilities, responsiveness, versatility, depth, and endurance required; Projects into a contested theater and rapidly transitions to offensive operations.
Operates in and projects power into the air, land, maritime, space, and cyber domains
Fights in complex, urban terrain.
Why is this important to the Army?
The Army is aware that the character of warfare is changing and requires modernized equipment to maintain the technological edge and the opportunity to win decisively.
Deputy Chief of Staff, G-8