SPACECOM basing in limbo as heated HASC hearing resolves nothing

Building 1 at Peterson Space Force Base, Colo. is the provisional headquarters of U.S. Space Command. USSPACECOM conducts operations in, from, and to space to deter conflict, and if necessary, defeat aggression, deliver space combat power for the joint and combined force, and defend U.S. vital interests. (Space Command/Christopher DeWitt) WASHINGTON —  The years-long dispute […]

Pentagon to Launch Innovative Labs in European, Indo-Pacific Commands

The US Department of Defense has announced the construction of new BRAVO AI Battle Labs for the US European Command (EUCOM) and the US Indo-Pacific Command (INDOPACOM). The facilities will conduct different research & development activities, also called “hackathons,” to produce innovative prototypes addressing military challenges based on DoD data. “BRAVO Hackathons represent an opportunity […]

MediWound to Continue Developing Burn Treatment for US Army

Biopharmaceutical firm MediWound has received a $6.5-million contract to extend the development of a non-surgical burn injury solution for the US Army. The project supports the advancement of NexoBrid, a topically applied formula incorporating a concentrate of enzymes that break down protein. The drug serves as a field-care treatment to mitigate severe burns warfighters suffer […]

American Abrams tanks have arrived in Ukraine. Will they shift the balance?

US Army Soldiers assigned to 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, sit on an M1 Abrams main battle tank preparing for qualifications at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany (US Army) BELFAST — At first glance the Monday announcement from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy that the first US M1 Abrams […]

US Army to Replace Military Working Dog Complex in Germany

The US Army Garrison Bavaria has conducted a ground-breaking ceremony to start the construction of a military canine complex in Grafenwöhr, Germany. The $4.6-million project aims to establish a permanent, standard-design working dog center to replace the current military kennel built over 100 years ago, the service wrote. “This kennel is long overdue,” US Army […]