The U.S. Army recently selected five defense firms to participate in a design study for mounting a 30mm cannon on a Stryker.
The extended-range artillery cannon could help eliminate threats for ground troops and other military assets, Esper said.
The service is inching closer to the its short-term goal of developing a 155-millimeter cannon that will shoot out to 70kms.
Boeing has been granted a patent for a cannon to enhance the aircraft's ability to take on more close-air support roles.
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Senior U.S. Army maneuver officials recently took part in a firepower demonstration of reconnaissance vehicle prototypes.
The U.S. Army recently took delivery of the first Stryker combat vehicle armed with a 30mm cannon.