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Uncle Sam is taking baby steps compared to full-scale automakers.

The Army's four-unit convoy will operate on I-69 and use short-range communications to transmit data between vehicles and a series of road-side sensors.

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Its manufacturer can swap in parts its customers need.

So, how many steps are we from Skynet now?

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The 2.5-ton Light Medium Tactical Vehicle was conducting convoy training at Fort Hood, TX.

Base commanders were in the process of closing all of the base's low-water crossings when heavy floodwaters on "a normal dirt road" overturned the truck.

Yes, replacements for the venerable HMMWV are rolling into the armed forces, but the Humvee is still one of America's primary military vehicles.

Remember when the parachutes failed on those US Army Humvees being paradropped during an exercise? No? OK, you gotta watch this.

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Legislation has cleared Congress and awaits President's signature.

After losing the right to inurn ashes at Arlington National Cemetery, a bill has cleared Congress to restore privileges for the Women Airforce Service Pilots.

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The US Marine Corps and Army are getting serious about protecting their tanks from missile attacks.

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The only casualties were the vehicles (and the egos of some parachute riggers).

The only casualties were the vehicles (and the egos of some parachute riggers).

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Army, Marines push back initial operational capability for JLTV due to Lockheed Martin protest.

Oshkosh Defense was forced to idle its work on the JLTV, the vehicle replacing the Humvee, creating a domino effect that's now impacting troops.

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Russia wants to sell Iran Sukhoi Su-30 fighters and T-90 tanks, but the United States says such an agreement requires the approval of the UN Security Council.

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It sounds like something from Call of Duty, but the US Army could soon be bringing tiny, pocket-sized drones to a real-world battlefield.

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Spending on big aircraft carriers and missile subs is hurting America's fighting abilities in today's conflict, a prominent Marine Corps general argues.

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Federal court decision marks latest JLTV win for supplier Oshkosh.

Oshkosh can get back to work on the JLTV after a Court of Federal Claims judge dismissed Lockheed's request for a preliminary injunction.

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US Military Could Pursue Exemption

The Paris COP21 deal could force the US military to reveal just how much carbon it emits each year, painting a better picture of America's overall emissions.

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Three accidents in less than two weeks has forced the Army to issue a four-day grounding of its US-based Apache and Black Hawk helicopters.

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General Motors is working with the US Army Tank Automotive Research, Development & Engineering Center on a hydrogen fuel cell Chevrolet Colorado that will enter Army service.

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Images from a French satellite seem to show that China is working on a nearly 900-foot aircraft carrier, its first homegrown flattop and second carrier.

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AM General Takes The High Road

Lockheed Martin will protest Uncle Sam's decision to choose the Oshkosh entry to the JLTV competition, which is kind of exactly what we expected.

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One retired Air Force official is arguing once again that a single-service "executive agent" should be managing the DoD's drone operations.

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Oshkosh Defense has officially been awarded the contract for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle, the US military's replacement for the venerable Humvee.

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It's only Thursday, but the US military has suffered three separate, non-fatal, aviation-related incidents. A total of ten injuries have been reported.

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