Annex A. Science And Technology Objectives (STOs)
Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP 1997)


IV.I.01. Anti-Armor Materials. Demonstrate anti-armor terminal ballistic performance from tungsten material equivalent to that of depleted uranium (DU). FY96, identify the components of the tungsten material that will achieve enhanced ballistic performance. Demonstrate performance of tungsten penetrators by subcaliber ballistic testing in FY97.

Supports: Cannon Caliber Ammo, XM919, KE Tank Ammo, Mounted Battlespace BL.

STO Manager: TSO: TRADOC POC:
K. Willison John Appel Charles Campbell
ARDEC SARD-TT MBS BL
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