February 11, 2013

army-vehicles

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Army photograph by David Vergun

The Army is partnering with the automotive industry and others in an effort to jump-start the development of more energy-saving and high-performance vehicles, said Katherine Hammack, assistant secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment, during a visit to the 2013 Washington Auto Show in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Feb. 5, 2013. Hammack also visited industry innovators and exhibits at the auto show, which featured “green car” technology from a number of U.S. and foreign auto makers. Here, Lt. Col. Shannon Jackson, from Rapid Equipping Force, discusses the features of an Army tactical motorcycle and the lightweight tactical all-terrain vehicle behind it.




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