U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command Pamphlet 525-3-6: The U.S.
The Army is creating a new research institute solely focused on small-unit performance.
The Soldier Squad Performance Research Institute to be built at the Natick Soldier Systems Center, Mass., will be known as S2PRINT, and is part of a larger Army effort focused on the tools and training required to improve the fighting power of small units. It is expected to open in 2023.
Soldiers love to reminisce about the glory days they spent in great units, and lament the times they were stuck in bad ones.
Figuring out how to make autonomous unmanned aircraft systems increasingly available to small platoon- and squad-level tactical units could provide useful and potentially decisive combat advantages, according to a recent report.