Chapter I Strategy and Overview
Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP 1997)


Chapter I Strategy and Overview
Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP 1997)


Chapter I

Strategy and Overview

Today's soldiers benefit from past commitments to a robust S&T program. Tomorrow's soldiers deserve no less.

"We are not the only nation with competence in defense science and technology. To sustain the lead which brought us victory during Desert Storm...recognizing that over time other nations will develop comparable capabilities, we must...invest in the next generation of defense technologies."

William J. Perry, Secretary of Defense