Future Road

U.S. Army 1st Lt. Quentin Cummings and local contractors discuss building a road across the district border of Nejrab and Koh band, east of Durnama village, Kapisa province, Afghanistan, July 22, 2010. Cummings is assigned to the Provincial Reconstruction Team Kapisa. The team's mission is to stabilize the region by enabling local governments to care for, educate, employ and protect their people through the construction of basic infrastructure. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joe Laws

Army Solicits Proposals For New Combat Vehicle

The operational mobility of the Stryker, pictured here, is one of the capabilities the Army desires in the new ground combat vehicle. The Army released a request for proposal, Feb. 25, for the GCV. According to the Brigade Combat Team Modernization Plan, released Feb. 19, the new vehicle must include, among other things, full-spectrum capability, net-readiness, and mobility. Photo credit Staff Sgt. Tony White

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