Future Operational Capabilities

Holmes, Charles
July 1999
Army Logistician;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p44
Discusses the use of requirements determination process, which brings together the combat developer and the materiel developer, in determining the future operational capabilities of the United States Army. Warfighting concept defined in the Army Training and Doctrine Command; Evolution of the future operational capability developmental process.


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