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

Indian Start-up Begins Local Production of Extreme Cold Weather Clothing System for...

July 8, 2022 @ 07:33 AM

AROO has produced the Extreme Cold Weather Clothing System (ECWCS) for the first time in India for the Indian Army. Munish Hinduja, Co-founder, AROO says, “The manufacturing lines at our OEMs facility combined with our quality standards and rigorous raw material testing conducted at our OEM's in-house testing facility, provide us with real-time product performance, with an eye on the CLO value (warmth level) and waterproofness of the garment our production supply outperform foreign specifications by 20% to 75% on key performance parameters

Stating with F-15E, New Helmet for U.S.A.F. Fixed-Wing Aircraft Crew from 2024...

June 23, 2022 @ 09:09 AM

LIFT Airborne Technologies has been chosen by the U.S

Argentina Orders 54 Mercedes Benz Atego 4x4 Militarized Trucks

June 17, 2022 @ 03:28 PM

Argentina has placed an order for 54 Mercedes Benz Atego 1726 4×4 heavy-duty trucks worth 1,073 million pesos for its Army. Ministry of Defense, headed by Jorge Taiana, said that the Argentine Army Stockpile Directorate today received 10 4x4 trucks, purchased with contributions from the National Defense Fund (FONDEF)

Thales Unveils Geolocalisation System for Soldiers Engaged in High-Intensity Combat

June 13, 2022 @ 11:00 AM

Thales announced today it is introducing VisioLoc, a system designed to enable land forces to generate precise geolocation coordinates in any environment, even when no satellite signal is available. The new function is used with the Sophie Optima and Sophie Ultima hand-held thermal imagers to provide tactical and special forces units with a unique combat capability in hostile environments while optimising the size of the equipment used and reducing the weight burden on the soldier