The Army Can Now Stop Enemy Tanks In Their Tracks Without Firing a Shot

Anti-tank test

Anti-tank test

September 26, 2017 | Source: Task & Purpose, taskandpurpose.com, 08 June 2017

U.S. Army personnel have successfully used advanced electronic warfare technology to completely disable enemy armor during a simulated tank assault at the Army National Training Center, Defense Systems reports. Developed by the Army Rapid Capabilities Office (RCO), the combination of wireless communications-jamming and hacker exploits of vehicle systems forces enemy tanks to “stop, dismount, get out of their protection, [and] reduce their mobility,” as one Army observer described the ANTC training exercise at Fort Irwin, California.