Hensoldt, BAE Systems Collaborate on Striker II Helmet-Mounted Display for Royal Air...

November 30, 2023 @ 10:00 AM

HENSOLDT, in collaboration with BAE Systems, has been awarded a contract by the UK Ministry of Defence to develop the Striker II helmet-mounted display for the Royal Air Forces Typhoon fleet. HENSOLDT South Africa will supply the advanced optic sensors for the helmet and will be responsible for the development of...

MKU Limited Unveils Kavro Doma 360 Helmet at Milipol Paris

November 25, 2023 @ 05:12 AM

MKU Limited from India introduced the Kavro Doma 360, the world's inaugural rifle-rated ballistic helmet, at Milipol Paris recently. This headgear offers protection against AK-47 MSC, M80 NATO BALL, and M193 rifle bullets

UK Trains 30,000 Ukrainian Soldiers Ahead of Winter Deployment

November 22, 2023 @ 11:54 AM

The UK's Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) has

U.S. Air Force Crew Get Eye Protection Against Lasers, Pellets

November 21, 2023 @ 03:55 AM

In a significant move to enhance the safety of aircrew members operating various U.S

Ukraine's Ministry of Defense Wins $11M Judgment Against Shady Foreign Supplier

November 6, 2023 @ 10:31 AM

The Ministry of Defense of Ukraine has successfully won an almost UAH 400 million ($11 million) judgment against a foreign supplier of body armor and helmets. The verdict, rendered by the International Court of Arbitration, compels the foreign supplier to reimburse the Ministry of Defense for defective goods

U.S. Aircrews to get New Body Armor Carrier Systems

September 26, 2023 @ 04:55 AM

The U.S

Russia Develops Fabric to Hide Troops from Thermal Imagers

August 18, 2023 @ 11:51 AM

Researchers at the Military Academy of the Russian Armed Forces Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defense (RCBD) Troops have developed a three-layer fabric that is capable of hiding troops from thermal imagers. As per documents presented at the ongoing ARMY-2023 Forum, the “cloak makes it possible to completely hide the tracks of troops from working thermal imagers and drones equipped with thermal cameras

Russia Using All-terrian Tactical Buggies in Ukraine

July 11, 2023 @ 11:53 AM

Russia is using all-terrain tactical buggies buggies for dismounted soldiers in Ukraine as they offer quick mobility over rough landscape. Recently two ‘Erophey buggies were bought by train to Khabarovsk international airport where a ceremony of delivering the all-terrain tactical buggies to the special military operation zone took place

Kalashnikov Tests All-new Sniper Rifle in Ukraine

June 13, 2023 @ 05:32 PM

An all-new Russian sniper rifle dubbed 'Microwave,' has been tested in Ukraine and has passed state tests.Made by Kalashnikov Concern, the weapon will replace the legendary Draganov sniper rifle that has been in service for the last 30-odd years

Patria’s Senop Oy to Provide Night Vision & Target Acquisition Devices to...

May 9, 2023 @ 06:15 AM

The Finnish Defence Forces Logistics Command has placed orders with Senop Oy for the purchase of image intensifiers, laser sights and next-generation Senop LILLY target acquisition devices, and also for a lifecycle upgrade of the Senop LISA target acquisition devices. The total value of the procurements (excluding VAT) is about €30 million, and they will have a significant employment impact in Finland

Kalashnikov Begins Producing Titanium Armored Helmets

May 6, 2023 @ 04:46 AM

Kalashnikov Groups Research Institute of Steel has begun mass production of Elbrus-T titanium armored helmets. These products are part of a new line of titanium helmets adapted to the Br2 level of the new Russian GOST R 57560-2017

Rostec Starts Production of High-grade Assault Body Armor

April 13, 2023 @ 12:43 PM

Oktava plant, a subsidiary of state-owned Rostec State has launched the production of the Obereg assault vests. The equipment provides reliable protection against fragmentation shells and bullets, does not hinder movement