The Defense Department's civilian leadership wants the Army to consider using money from the canceled Crusader artillery system to fund a number of additional programs in fiscal year 2004, including the AH-64D Apache Longbow helicopter and the Mobile Tactical High Energy Laser (MTHEL) programs. These programs are being considered as part of the overall plan to address the Army's fire-support capabilities, and would be added to a set of programs already set to receive extra fiscal year ...


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