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

September 26, 2023 @ 04:55 AM

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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...

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...

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

Nigeria Commissions 700 Ashok LeyLand Troops Carrying Trucks

March 4, 2023 @ 03:06 PM

The Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari commissioned 700 Ashok LeyLand troop carrying trucks for the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) in Lagos Friday.The trucks are imported from India and assembled by Stallion Motors, a multi-brand deaership of cars and trucks

Rheinmetall Delivers Military Clothing, New Combat Helmets to Bundeswehr

December 14, 2022 @ 07:17 AM

German defence minister Christine Lambrecht took official delivery of the first items of military clothing, combat helmets and personal equipment ordered by the Bundeswehr on December 6. The equipment were ordered “in response to the abruptly changed security situation in Europe,” Rheinmetall said

Thales Announces Team-up with Epic Games to Develop Simulators

November 30, 2022 @ 04:13 AM

Thales has entered into a long-term agreement with Epic Games, creator of Unreal Engine advanced 3D creation tool, to develop simulators. In the simulation and training market, a major trend is the increasing crossover of immersive gaming technologies to the professional environment, including progress in graphics and reduction in the development time and cost of hardware

U.S. Army Orders Elbit Night Vision Systems for $107M

October 13, 2022 @ 06:40 AM

Elbit Systems of America has won nearly $107 million to supply Enhanced Night Vision Goggle – Binocular (ENVG-B) systems, spare parts, logistics support, and test equipment, to the U.S

U.S.A.F. Security Forces to Get NextGen 2.0 Helmets

September 27, 2022 @ 04:19 AM

The Department of the Air Force (DAF) security forces are set to don the Security Forces NextGen Helmet 2.0 later this year