U.S. Special Operations Command (Socom) is looking for “the next big thing,” the “game-changer” weapons system, which like the UAV today will become the indispensable tool of military victory tomorrow, according to a leading Pentagon official. “Somebody out there has got that one thing, and we need to figure out what that one thing is, and get it to the right application,” said Michael Lumpkin, assistant secretary of defense for special operations/low-intensity conflict (SO/LIC), who ...

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