Infantry Systems

Infantry Systems

gps-denied

Operating in GPS-denied environments, such as indoors, underground and in areas where GPS may be intentionally denied, has become a serious challenge. A new...
idf portal

A new IDF technological internet portal reflects the fact that, at least from the aspect of innovation and technology, the Israeli army is currently...
hybrid ugv

The Tracked Hybrid Modular Infantry System (THeMIS) is the first hybrid fully modular unmanned ground vehicle in the world, claims Milrem Robotics. The vehicle...
drone attack

The US Army has been leading a Small-UAS Roadmap, which calls for increased interoperability, autonomy and command and control to expand the range and...

After over four years of experimentation, the US Army is beginning to send out the tiny Black Hornet nano-drones to operational units, a move...
camouflage

A new Russian development of a camouflage material could have a dual-use value. Russia’s Defense Ministry is considering the production of clothes made of...
see through smoke

A new system will help the US Marines see through smoke, fog, and concealment better than other devices. The Marine Corps has begun distributing...

A new system makes it possible to promptly receive photo and video data on emergency occurrence sites and battlefields or in areas where information...

The Sig Sauer TANGO6T 1-6x24 Riflescope won a Special Operations Command (SOCOM) contract recently and includes, among others, the following features: A locking illumination...

Frontline soldiers often carry outdated rifles, with no data-sharing capability between field and command. As result, valuable, real-time data is left unused and there...
nano-uas

France is advancing its Operational Pocket Drone (DrOP) program. The French Defense Procurement Agency (DGA) has awarded FLIR Systems with a $89 million contract...
military communications

Communication between commanders and forces on the field has become a crucial aspect of modern warfare. Because of this, the US Army is rolling...

2018 was a pretty good year for military innovation, but it looks like 2019 is going to be even better. The Pentagon and other...

The Chinese People Liberation Army (PLA) develops new super weapons that include smart grenade launchers, a pistol with changing fire trajectory, and a knife-gun....

The design details of the Scorpion, the new multi-mission, ‘back-packable’ unmanned ground vehicle (UGV), was unveiled by Endeavor Robotics last December. The high-mobility UGV...

Among the many gadgets a modern foot soldier carries, their rifle is one of the most important. The...
squad

DARPA, the US agency for defense advanced research projects, has been engaged in an ongoing effort to develop...

Light infantry units are intended to travel fast on missions where heavier units would have trouble getting to...

One of the most widely issued infantry small arms is the QBZ-95-1 assault rifle. The QBZ-95-1 is the...

A new unmanned system for armoured personnel carriers (APCs) is to supply solutions for operational challenges in combat...

Innovative power sources may help soldiers lighten their loads in battle zones. The new capabilities that could contribute to the US Army’s modernization priorities...

A new unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) built especially for infantry, EOD, and CBRN personnel has been revealed. The lightweight, rugged Scorpion is easy to...

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