TITLE

AMC Technologies

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Tesia; Clemons, Beth
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Oct2007, Vol. 62 Issue 10, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Product Review
ABSTRACT
The article features several military supplies developed by the U.S. Army Materiel Command, including the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle, the Semi-Automatic Sniper System and Remote Explosive Detector.
ACCESSION #
27072200

 

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