July 19-22, 2017
The U.S. military is preparing to analyze three new prototype armored suits for military personnel, according to Admiral Bill McRaven. McRaven, Commander of U.S. Special Operations Command, said that the best-case scenario would see an “Iron Man” suit in combat simulations by August 2018. Despite some skepticism, McRaven stated that he had seen “astounding results” in the prototype programs.
Read more of Admiral McRaven’s comments in Foreign Policy here.