Personal Gear

Personal Gear

nano-UAV

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A new version of a military nano-UAV has been under development. FLIR's Prox Dynamics unit is in the process of developing a new version...
armor

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  Composite metal foams (CMFs) could drastically improve the strength of armor as well as increase shielding from radiation, heat and high-speed kinetic impacts. CMFs,...
shield

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  A new shield offers multi-hit protection from armor-piercing rifle bullets and is easily carried by a single armed shield operator. The shield is constructed...
injured officer

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First police agency in the US is to use a new technology which many say could be the difference between life and death. The...
grenade trigger pouch

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A new development was introduced into special units around the world as well as some units in the Israeli Defense Forces. The Grenade Trigger Pouch...
power technologies

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As troops find themselves carrying a growing array of sophisticated battery-powered devices, US Army researchers are investigating new portable power technologies that can safely...
armor inspection

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An innovative armor inspection method of rapidly assessing if a soldier’s body armor has suffered damage on the front line was created by a...
wearable sensor

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A wearable sensor that can monitor a person’s skin hydration for use in applications that need to detect dehydration before it poses a health...
bullet proof jacket

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The Indian Air Force will equip Its special forces with bullet-proof jackets. Learning lessons from experience of its Garud commandos during the Pathankot airbase...
law enforcement

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New technologies offer law enforcement officers various personal security solutions. Safariland, a leader in the armor market, has picked Honeywell’s Spectra Shield and Gold...

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FoxFury Lighting Solutions recently announced its new Taker R40 shield light for police, military and security forces. The shield is a powerful lighting tool...

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The Sharjah Police has been displaying some of the most pioneering homeland security technology it has adopted at the UAE Innovation Week recently. According to...

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Athletes have been guessing how much water they need to drink for decades, and getting it wrong, with significant consequences to performance and safety....

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When the DoD launched the acquisition process for the F-35 Lightning II, they invigorated the defense industry world-wide, creating an influx of new technologies,...

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Hamburg has spent £3.9 million equipping its anti terror officers with new protective equipment over fears of jihadi-style attacks. Some 70 officers are to...

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One of the major research and development topics in the body armor market industry around the world today is the survivability component. Body armor is...

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New technologies designated for weapons, helmets, torso protection and night vision systems using each element as a separate weapons platform, were demonstrated by SEA,...

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Russian drone pilots may soon get a revolutionary virtual reality helmet to pilot unmanned aircraft and get an HD view of terrain and enemy...

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The Australian Department of Defence has signed a $233 million contract with maritme giants, L-3 Oceania, to supply equipment for night-time combat scenarios. According...

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Army Soldiers tracking and attacking enemies in fast-moving combat situations will soon be able to shoot targets without bringing their rifle and weapons sights...

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