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...

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...

U.S. Marine Corps Order Elbit Night Vision Systems

May 17, 2022 @ 06:10 AM

Elbit Systems of America LLC won $49 million to supply Squad Binocular Night Vision Goggle (SBNVG) systems to the U.S

Asian Country Buys Rafael BNET Ground Communication Radios

February 18, 2022 @ 10:39 AM

Rafael has reported that an Asian country has selected the Rafael Advanced Defense Systems BNET SDR ground communication for installation on the vehicular platforms their army. The contract was signed on January 29th with the deliveries commencing this year

XTEND Introduces Next Generation XTENDER Tactical sUAS System

February 17, 2022 @ 09:33 AM

XTEND has launched its Next Generation XTENDER tactical sUAS system featuring indoor-outdoor navigation capability and drone-teaming technology. The micro-tactical ISR platform, with built-in indoor-outdoor navigation and AI capabilities, enables remote completion of missions

DARPA Trains its Guns on Mosquitoes

February 17, 2022 @ 07:19 AM

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Researchers, under the ReVector program aim to use modulated human skin microbiomes to prevent biting by common disease vector. A report by DARPA stated that ReVector seeks to develop topical formulations that could be applied shortly before a mission with minimal equipment or training, and last for at least two weeks without reapplication, offering improved, sustained protection against disease vectors

France Buys Saab’s Barracuda Camouflage Systems

January 14, 2022 @ 06:13 AM

Saab announced Thursday it signed a framework contract for the supply of its Barracuda multispectral camouflage systems with the French Direction générale de l'armement (DGA). The contract includes the delivery of new camouflage systems as well as a system adaptation phase in cooperation with the defence procurement agency

DARPA Picks Teams to Develop Lightweight, Enhanced Night Vision Goggles

January 13, 2022 @ 05:13 AM

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has selected 10 industry and university research teams for the Enhanced Night Vision in Eyeglass Form (ENVision) program. Current night vision (NV) systems are bulky and heavy, resulting in a significant torque on the wearers neck