Strategic and Tactical Systems (S&TS)

Land Warfare & Munitions (LW&M)

  • Serves as the primary point-of-contact in the Office of the Secretary of Defense for matters dealing with land warfare and munitions
  • Responsible for acquisition oversight and technology advancement of tactical land warfare and conventional munitions programs in the following areas:
    • Army/Marine Corps/Air Force rotary-wing and tilt-rotor aviation
    • Combat and tactical vehicles (tracked and wheeled)
    • Conventional munitions
    • Force protection and physical security
    • Focused and precision munitions
    • Munitions safety and demilitarization
    • Non-lethal weapons
    • Robotics and unmanned ground vehicles
    • Radars
    • Radios and ground networks
    • Soldier Systems
  • Supports related program acquisition and life-cycle consideration
  • Manages the DoD Joint Ground Robotics Program
  • Manages joint DoD/DOE program integration in the areas of munitions, energetic and modeling and simulation
  • Manages Insensitive Munitions and Fuze Science and Technology Programs