Soldiers evaluate Future Combat Systems

Hames, Jacqueline M.
December 2008
Soldiers;Dec2008, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p19
The article reports that the Future Combat System's (FCS) Spin Out 1 Equipment at Fort Bliss, Texas are being tested by the soldiers of the Army Evaluation Task Force (AETF). According to Sergeant 1st Class Joseph Hardy, having the FCS in the field would be like having an extra man in the squad. The AETF is evaluating the systems' Unattended Ground Sensors and the Non-Line-of-Sight Cannon. Hardy stated that the capabilities of these systems will deliver enhanced situational awareness.


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