12 Jul '18, 11pm

The @USArmy has selected Austin, Texas as the site for its new Futures Command.

The @USArmy has selected Austin, Texas as the site for its new Futures Command.

AUSTIN, Texas – The Army has selected the capital of Texas as the site for its new Futures Command headquarters to focus on how to modernize the service and prepare for future wars, according to news reports. The Army’s decision to choose Austin was first reported Thursday afternoon by Bloomberg News. The official announcement from the Army is scheduled for Friday morning at 10 a.m. Austin was selected because it has a favorable business, academic and technology climate that will mesh well with the Army's needs, said the officials who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity to discuss the selection before it was made public. "We're looking at the best of what America has to offer when it comes to technology and industry and education," Army Col. Patrick Seiber, spokesman for the Army Futures Command Task Force, said last month. "That means we need to get to...

Full article: https://www.stripes.com/news/us/report-army-selects-austi...

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