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Innovation key for USMC future

7th December 2016 - 10:39 GMT | by Scott Gourley in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Innovation can provide some key capability enhancements and the US Marine Corp needs to look at how it approaches this.

According to LtGen Michael Dana, USMC Deputy Commandant, Installations and Logistics, there are potential applications of innovation to supply and maintenance operations.

Speaking at the 2016 DoD Maintenance Symposium in Albuquerque, New Mexico, he said: ‘The American way of war is a legacy of mass,’ he asserted, identifying an environment in which forces have gotten ‘heavier, more complex and tougher to support.’

He pointed to a comparison between the CH-46 and today’s MV-22: ‘No offense to the MV-22 - It’s

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