The document draws on reports that have estimated soldiers carried an average of 119 pounds apiece in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Researchers are looking to arachnids to engineer new synthetic materials that are stronger than Kevlar.
DoD is investing in weapons, unmanned systems, body armor, training and new technology for close-combat forces.
The U.S. Navy will soon begin the first tests on its newest body armor -- the Naval Security Forces Vest.
Army equipment officials have recognized after a decade at war that women are built differently than men – especially when it...
U.S. Special Operations Command is recalling thousands of body armor plates after discovering a manufacturer’s defect that...
The Army's research and development arm has funded a three-year research program at University of California, San Diego...
Men and women are now equal on the battlefield but that does not mean one size fits all when it comes to gear.
New soldiers at Fort Sill were the first to graduate Army Basic Combat Training wearing the service's new Army Greens.
Air Force 1st Lt. Kenneth "Kage" Allen was killed.
Soldiers offered feedback on the Army's futuristic new IVAS technology.
The Defense Department is predicting flat or declining budgets in future years.
Preparations are underway across the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs to receive doses of a COVID-19 vaccine.