US Army To Keep MRAP, Speed Up Development Of JLTV QuotulatiousnessAs you can see, the MRAP isn’t a dainty sort of vehicle (this one … While the troops appreciated the MRAPs, some of the generals saw serious problems in the future.
But now, thousands of those MRAPs will stay in service after the war in Afghanistan has ended.
The hummer will continue to be used outside of the combat zone, where most troops spend most of their time. Nomination packets must be submitted by July 1, 2011. Winners will be selected by fellow warfighters based on the invention’s impact on Army capabilities (breadth of use and magnitude of improvement over existing systems), inventiveness and potential benefit outside the Army. This program’s unique nomination and selection process reflects the voice of the warfighter and insight into the future of Army equipment. Technology nomination criteria for each award are available through the U. S. Nomination packages must be submitted by email to: AGI-Awards@conus. army. mil by July 1, 2011.