TITLE

ARMY TO FIELD IMPROVED BODY ARMOR

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. soldiers deploying to Iraq and Afghanistan will receive the improved Outer Tactical Vest according to Brigadier General R. Mark Brown of the Army's Program Executive Office-Soldier. The integrated throat protector of the vest is more comfortable compared to the current attachable version. Soldiers can take off the IOTV and its attachments with one pull because of a single-stage quick release added to the front of the vest.
ACCESSION #
26265357

 

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