Introducing New Strykers to Combat

Day, Thomas L.
September 2007
Soldiers;Sep2007, Vol. 62 Issue 9, p6
The article focuses on the newest edition of Stryker vehicle that was tested by the soldiers of the Fort Lewis, Washington-based 2nd Infantry Division's 4th Batallion 9th Infantry Regiment on the newest edition of the Stryker vehicle in Iraq. Aside from the use of digital targeting to measure wind factors, the new Strykers includes a mounted mobile gun system that allows for unprecedented firing capability. According to soldier John Abronski, the Stryker is considered an infantry-support vehicle.


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