Tag: Iron Curtain

Army Hits Setbacks In Search For Active Protection System To Go On Its Strykers

The U.S. Army has still not settled on an active protection system, or APS, for its Stryker wheeled armored vehicles, despite having evaluated four different options in the last two and a half years. The service is now eying additional tests of two of those systems, a medium-weight variant of Israeli firm Rafael’s combat-proven Trophy and the Active Defense System from Germany’s Rheinmetall.