L-3 To Upgrade Night Vision Optics

March 5, 2015 @ 02:20 PM

L-3 Warrior Systems has won a $9.9 million US Navy contract to upgrade the AN/PVS-15 series of night-vision goggles and AN/PVS-18 series of night-vision monoculars, Military Aerospace reported Thursday

AMREL Offers New Rugged Night Vision Computing Solutions

February 13, 2015 @ 08:52 AM

AMREL now offers turn-key night vision solutions, fully compliant with MIL-STD 3009 and CECOM (CSLP) standards. "AMREL's rugged laptops, tablets, and handhelds are the perfect platforms for night vision solutions," said Kalvin Chen, AMREL's VP of Operations

Poorly Equipped Chinese Soldiers Wear Underwear With Strings: Claims Newspaper Article

December 10, 2014 @ 01:47 PM

Chinese soldiers are so poorly equipped that they wear underwear with strings rather than elastic bands and their full equipment may not exceeds the price of two iPhones, according to the Guangzhou based Southern Weekly. The article published on December 4 says that Chinese soldiers wear World War II type...

Software Defined Radios For Russian Armed Forces

October 20, 2014 @ 09:39 AM

The Russian Armed Forces will be equipped with software defined radio communication systems, Maj. Gen

Saab Presents Next Gen Carl Gustaf M4 At AUSA 2014

October 14, 2014 @ 09:52 AM

Saab will present the newly-developed next generation Carl Gustaf M4 at the 2014 Association of the U.S

TAR-Ideal To Showcase TL5 Personal Marker For Protection From Friendly Fire At...

October 6, 2014 @ 11:46 AM

TAR-Ideal Concepts will introduce the TL5 Pro, a personal marker with adjustable visibility range for the protection of soldiers from friendly fire, at the upcoming AUSA 2014, the company said in a press release. The marker, which is already in use by the Israel Defence Forces (IDF), is invisible to the naked eye in infrared mode

Russia To Field Test New Combat Gear In December

October 1, 2014 @ 11:00 AM

Russian soldiers will begin field tests of cutting-edge combat gear in December, Russian Land Force commander-in-chief Col. Gen

EU Sanctions Against Rostec Could Delay Several Defence Projects

September 16, 2014 @ 02:50 PM

The European Unions decision to impose sanctions against Russias Rostec will likely impact the number of projects its currently involved in with European defense firms. On-going projects include a venture with French company Turbomeca, which is part of the Safran group, for delivery of Ardiden 3G engines

US Army Awards Gen 3 Night Vision Equipment Contract

September 15, 2014 @ 09:10 AM

Exelis has won $8 million contract to provide the US Army with Generation 3 night vision equipment. The award is under the U

Rockwell, Elbit Delivers F-35 Gen 3 Helmet Mounted Display System To Lockheed

July 16, 2014 @ 12:10 PM

Rockwell Collins delivered Gen III Helmet Mounted Display System (HMDS) to Lockheed Martin for software integration into the F-35 Lightning II aircraft. The Gen III HMDS will be integrated into Low Rate Initial Production 7 for the F-35 program

MKU Inaugurates Technical Research Centre

November 18, 2013 @ 09:00 AM

MKU Private Limited inaugurated a Technical Research Centre for research and development for new, innovative and versatile solutions in the field of ballistic protection. MKU spends approximately 4

Declining Defence Budgets And Technology Upgrade Shaping Night Vision Market

November 12, 2013 @ 11:54 AM

As defence budgets take a beating due to the downturn of the war in Afghanistan, the market for night vision devices (NVDs) is being shaped by an upgrade of technology from Generation II to Generation III. A decade ago, a major chunk of the night vision market supported war efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan