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NEWS | March 7, 2024

AL&T Feature - Agile Acquisition for … Hardware?

By Joseph Novick, JPEO-CBRND

The interior of the Negatively Pressurized CONEX at the Center for Sustainment of Trauma and Readiness Skills in Omaha, Nebraska, in June 2023. The NPC was developed using methods typical of agile software development. (U.S. Air Force Photo)

Read the full article about the JPM CBRN Protection's Negatively Pressurized Conex (NPC), which keeps infectious patients from contaminating others on the aircraft transporting them. This capability was delivered at lightning speeds by using a hybrid approach to acquisition - AGILE ACQUISITION FOR … HARDWARE? - USAASC (


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