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Stephen W. Miller

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A former US Marine ground combat and aviation officer instrumental in the adoption of wheeled armoured vehicles and manoeuvre warfare. He has extensive hands-on experience in development, acquisition, fielding, support and employment leading land, naval, and air programmes in the US and twenty-four other countries. [email protected]

US Marines’ ACV Achieves Major Milestones

A number of performance milestones recently demonstrated by the US Marines’ Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) have highlighted the new operational capabilities that the system...

CAVS Combat Vehicle Orders Move Forward

The Common Armoured Vehicle System (CAVS) program recently saw a major advances toward the introduction of a single family of protected combat vehicles that...
RCH 155

RCH 155 Boxer Howitzer for German and British Armies

A joint announcement this past week was made by the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Germany’s Chancellor Scholz of the collaboration by...
Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV)

US Marines Contract for ACV-Recovery Vehicle

On April 8, 2024, the US Marines awarded BAE Systems a contract to build its Recovery variant of the Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) family. ...
Mission Master UGV

Japan’s SDF To Evaluate Mission Master Unmanned Ground Vehicles

Japan’s Ground Self Defense Force (JGSDF) has taken a major step in its consideration of the potential roles and contribution of Unmanned Ground Vehicle...

Polaris Enhances Military Over-Snow Mobility

The necessity for military forces to be able to move and operate in cold and snow conditions has received more attention, as evidenced by...
GM Defense’s Infantry Squad Vehicle

General Motors Infantry Squad Vehicle Completes UAE Summer Trials

General Motors Defense in early March announced its Infantry Squad Vehicle (ISV) had successfully completed the rigorous Summer Trials conducted by the United Emirates...
AMPV Nemo

AMPV Turreted Mortar Received by US Army

BAE Systems has provided the prototype of its Armoured Multi-Purpose Vehicle (AMPV) mortar variant integrating the Patria/Kongsberg NEMO 120 mm turreted mortar to the...
Kleszcz Armored Reconnaissance Vehicles.

Poland Contracts for New Armoured Reconnaissance Vehicles

The Polish Army is modernizing its tactical reconnaissance capabilities in its signing of a contract with domestic vehicle developer AMZ-Kutno for the supply of...
T-150

Cargo Drones See Exercise Trials

The increasing difficulty in resupplying of forward deployed forces on the battlefield has prompted militaries to explore various alternative ways to reliably execute this...

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