• Creator
  • Department of Defense. American Forces Information Service. Defense Visual Information Center. 1994-
  • Created Date
  • 2002-05-23
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Mr. Dutch DeGay, Project Engineer for the Objective Force Warrior Program, explains the helmet design and operation for the Armys prototype combat uniform, during a press briefing conducted inside the Pentagon in Washington, District of Columbia (DC). The prototypes helmet incorporates infrared thermal, day/night video cameras, chemical-biological sensors, a globa... more
    The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Mr. Dutch DeGay, Project Engineer for the Objective Force Warrior Program, explains the helmet design and operation for the Armys prototype combat uniform, during a press briefing conducted inside the Pentagon in Washington, District of Columbia (DC). The prototypes helmet incorporates infrared thermal, day/night video cameras, chemical-biological sensors, a global positioning system, broadcast heads-up display and ballistic protection. The torso garment incorporates body armor and has physiological status monitors that allows the individual soldier, as well as the medics on the battlefield, to know exactly what the individual soldiers physical condition is at any given time. The uniform is suitable for all climate conditions, having the capability of being heated or cooled. The combat uniform is being researched and developed at the US Army (USA) Soldier Systems Center, located at Natick, Massachusetts. Base: Pentagon State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: R. D. Ward, CIV Release Status: Released to Public. less
  • Format
  • Magnetic Disk
    Magnetic Disk: Hard Drive
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted