Before It Is Too Late!
- The future is now. Luddy, John // Marines;Mar96, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p11
Focuses on amphibious motor vehicles used by the US Marine Corps. LHD and LHA types of amphibious vehicles; Development of the LPD-17 amphibious ship; Collaboration between the Navy and the Marines in fielding the vehicles. INSET: LPD of tomorrow..
- Amphibious Ready Groups. // Marines;Mar96, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p18
Focuses on vehicles included in the Amphibious Ready Groups of the US Marine Corps. Helicopter dock landing amphibious vehicles; Helicopter landing platforms; Dock landing ships; Officials in charge of the vehicles.
- Shaking Mt. Fuji. // Marines;Apr96, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p20
Features a photograph of a US Marines amphibious assault vehicle and its crew taken during the training exercise CABEX 96-2 at Camp Fuji, Japan.
- Marines Pushing Fast Schedule For New Amphib Vehicle. Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily;6/10/2011, Vol. 250 Issue 51, p4
The article reports that the requirements-setting process for a new amphibious combat vehicle has been revamped by the U.S. Marine Corps. The agency expects to complete its analysis in six instead of 18 months. Comments of Lieutenant General George Flynn, commander of Marine Corps Combat...
- New cooling technique enables Marine Corps to use COTS boards in AAAV; other programs may follow. Rhea, John // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Jul2000, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p1
Reports on the United States Marine Corps' use of advanced vapor-cooling techniques to support initial use of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) technology in the Advanced Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAAV). Possible emulation by managers of other weapons platforms; Successful environmental testing...
- Upgrades add new dimension to AAV. Arntz, Thomas // Marines;Oct95, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p11
Reports on the proposed upgrades of the Assault Amphibious Vehicles (AAV) of the US Marine Corps. Integration of the US Army's Bradley Fighting Vehicle suspension onto the AAV as a cost effective solution; Advantages offered by the upgraded system.
- AAAV test rig put through final water testing. Sutton, Kurt // Marines;Feb98, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p8
Discloses that tests have been completed on the water-borne test version of the Advanced Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAAV), the US Marine Corps' replacement for its nearly 30-year-old AAV7A1 technology. Water speeds reached by the AAAV's hydrodynamic test rig; Transom-angle configurations;...
- Industry Still Awaiting ACV Decision Despite 'Vision' Announced by Commandant Last Week. // Defense Daily;2/5/2014, p1
Industry is awaiting a final decision by the Marine Corps regarding its path forward on the Amphibious Combat Vehicle despite comments from the commandant lastÂ…
- Next Amphibious Vehicle Must Meet Cost Threshold, Marine Gen. Says. McCarthy, Mike // Defense Daily;1/18/2012, Vol. 253 Issue 11, p5
The article reports that U.S. Marine Corps Lieutenant General Richard Mills stated that replacement of the Corps' fleet of amphibious assault vehicles (AAV) must create enough cost savings to allow the Corps to pursue its other military vehicle procurement programs. Mills attributed this need to...