Combat Vehicles Conference

20 - 22 September 2005

Shepherdsville, KY

DTIC Citations

Wednesday, September 21, 2005

Session I - Requirements and Warfighting
Keynote Address:

  • Balanced Modernization, LTG Mark Curran, USA, Deputy Commanding General, Futures and Director, Futures Center, US Army Training and Doctrine Command

War Panel: Operation Iraqi Freedom
Moderator: MG J. B. Burns, USA (Ret)

  • Key Points, COL James B. Hickey, USA, Director, JAWP APO
  • Fighting the Guerilla in Iraq: Tactical Insights from the 4th Infantry Division, LTC Steven D. Russell, USA, Chief of Tactics, USAIS
  • Assault Amphibian Vehicles (AAVs) in 1st Marine Division for Operation Iraqi Freedom, Col Robert S. Abbott, USMC, Chief National Plans Branch (PLN), Plans Polices and Operations, HQMC
  • Operation Al Fajr - The Battle for Fallujah, Col Mike Shupp, USMC, Commanding Officer of the 1st Marine Regiment 1st Marine Division (Rein), FMF Camp Pendleton

Ogden Ops-Sequence .mpeg (Video)

Session II: U.S. Marine Corps Session
USMC Agenda

Maintaining the Corps Today While Preparing for Tomorrow

Today's Combat Vehicles

Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle (EFV)

  • Col Mike Brogan, USMC, DRPM Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle, Worth Avenue Technology Center

EFV OPM .wmv (Video)


Thursday, September 22, 2005

Session III: Future to Current
Combat Systems - Where We Are … Where We're Going … and Like a Rock .wmv (Video)

Stryker "Move" .wmv (Video)

Shoot MGS .wmv (Video)

Communicate .wmv (Video)

Army Racing .wmv (Video)

Panel: Future Combat System/Unit of Action Panel Update

Moderator: COL Charles Coutteau, USA, Program Manager Manned Ground Vehicle (MGV)

  • Mr. Tom Hartigan, Program Manager, US - Reliability
  • Mr. Dan Holtz and Mr. Dick Williams, Boeing
  • Mr. Dean Vanderstelt, General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS)
  • Mr. Mike Zoltoski, TARDEC
  • Mr. Peter DeMasi, Program Manager, US/Lethality Systems

Thank You! .wmv (Video)

DTIC Citations
AD1017558 (Vol 1, Wednesday),
AD1017560 (Vol 2, Thursday Presentation & Videos)
AD1017564 (Vol 3, Thursday Videos)
AD1017587 (Vol 4, Thursday Videos)
AD1017602 (Vol 5, Thursday Videos)