2. Relationship to Operational Capabilities
To meet the varied challenges of the 21st century, Army Aviation envisions the family of Systems/Systems Upgrades and Advanced Concepts (S/SU/ACs) listed in Table III-D-1. This table presents the correlation between the S/SU/ACs and relevant TRADOC Battlefield Dynamics. This large, diverse group of dynamics illustrates aviation's ability to support a wide range of combat operations. Army Aviation is an integral part of all Battlefield Dynamics. Table III-D-1 also shows the projected S/SU/ACs capabilities for the aviation functional missions.
Table III-D-1. Aviation System Capabilities
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Army Aviation will continue to be versatile and deployable. It will combine speed, mobility, and fire power in the attack/reconnaissance and assault forces, while moving and sustaining combat power at decisive points on the battlefield in its cargo/utility helicopters. With the evolution of Combined Arms Operations, Army Aviation will be even more important in the faster paced battles of the future.