29 Jun 2018 Army leaders are making the case for modernization and a new Futures Command headquarters to oversee the process. 24 Aug 2018 Esper at the christening of the Army Futures Command in downtown Austin. Montinique Monroe for KUT. The most significant reorganization of Army Futures Command aims to tap into innovative culture in Austin and beyond. By Sean Kimmons, Army News Service - August 20, 2018. WASHINGTON 13 Jul 2018 The Army Futures Command is a new organization committed to coordinating modernization efforts and integrating innovation across the Army. 30 Jul 2018 Earlier this month, the U.S. Army announced that Austin, Texas, will be the location for its new Futures Command headquarters. The command 25 Mar 2018 Army insiders expect Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark Esper to reveal at least some details about the Futures Command this week at the AUSA
20th century warfare was like football, with lines, phases, and pauses, the head of Army Futures Command told us. 21st century conflict is like hockey:
Army Futures Command will be the fourth Army Command and will be tasked with driving the Army into the future to achieve clear overmatch in future conflicts. The Army Commands (ACOMs): Army Forces Command: Force provider of the Army- trains, prepares a combat ready, globally responsive Total Army Force of U.S. Simply Stated, It Could Change Everything. The Army may be celebrating its prized Army Futures Command (AFC) reaching full operational capability, but the organization's leaders still have quite a to-do list in front of them. United States Army Futures Command (AFC), "a small agile command" (growing from 12 people at headquarters as of 2018 to 24,000 in 25 states and 15 countries in 2019) is slated to be the Army's fourth Army command (ACOM). AFC joined the other Army commands FORSCOM, Army Materiel Command (AMC), and TRADOC as four-star commands. The U.S. Army Futures Command is a new headquarters within the U.S. army tasked with modernizing the military and improving the army’s innovation and acquisition processes.
Additional Information. Army Futures Command leads a continuous transformation of Army modernization in order to provide future warfighters with the concepts, capabilities and organizational structures they need to dominate a future battlefield.
19 Jul 2019 Futures Command is tasked with modernizing the Army after it spent nearly the last two decades focused on operations in the Middle East. The
9 Jan 2020 Army Futures Command has grown to include 400 people in Austin, with its budget growing to just under $38 billion in the 2019 fiscal year,
What is Army Futures Command? Simply Stated, It Could Change Everything. The Army may be celebrating its prized Army Futures Command (AFC) reaching full operational capability, but the Army Futures Command is tasked with driving the Army into the future to ensure the Army and its soldiers overmatch their adversaries in future conflicts. Its creation was announced by Army leaders in October of 2017 and it officially began operations in August of 2018. Next-Generation Power for the Next-Generation Combat Vehicles. The Army’s Next Generation Combat Vehicle (NGCV) program has ambitious goals that will require development of new technological capability that ranges from autonomous operations to advanced materials. The Army Futures Command is responsible for leveraging innovation, improving agility, and leaping ahead of emerging threats — a hearty task for the service which has historically faced layers of Second, along with creating a futures command, the Army should fundamentally change the structure, processes, and governance of its modernization enterprise. Third, the Army should develop concepts and capabilities together, as part of an iterative experimentation process. The nascent Futures Command is the keystone in what the Army describes as its most significant reorganization since the Vietnam War. The 500 military and civilian personnel initially assigned to The Army Futures Command was stood up in October at the Association of the U.S. Army’s annual conference in Washington. The plan is to realign the Army’s modernization priorities under a new organization that will implement cross-functional teams that correspond with the service’s top six modernization
Army Futures Command (AFC). April 24, 2018 – September 10, 2018 IN10889. The Issue. The Army's post-Cold War development of major combat systems has
18 Jul 2019 The Army's new modernization-focused Futures Command will announce on July 31 it has reached full operational capability (FOC), the 5 Jun 2019 Command Sgt. Maj. Michael Crosby stands with the new Army Futures Command flag during an activation ceremony for the U.S. Army futures, 6 Dec 2017 Adapting the Army for this environment requires a clear modernization strategy and futures command that focuses the institutional Army and 7 Dec 2018 Army Futures Command will be responsible for making sure the service sees the threats it may face on tomorrow's battlefield. Army Futures Command (AFC). April 24, 2018 – September 10, 2018 IN10889. The Issue. The Army's post-Cold War development of major combat systems has
9 Jan 2020 Army Futures Command has grown to include 400 people in Austin, with its budget growing to just under $38 billion in the 2019 fiscal year, 2 Oct 2019 “The Army must modernize to make it to maintain relevance into the future,” Gen. John Murray, commander of the Army Futures Command, said 19 Jul 2019 Futures Command is tasked with modernizing the Army after it spent nearly the last two decades focused on operations in the Middle East. The The latest Tweets from Army Futures Command (@armyfutures). Official Twitter page of the United States Army Futures Command. (Following, RTs and links 7 Oct 2019 John Cornyn, Army Futures Command Gen. John Murray and Texas A&M System Chancellor John Sharp announced a $65 million, five-year Join U.S. Army Futures Command (AFC) General John Murray and Capital Factory founder Joshua Baer as Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith takes a deep dive