Infantry Systems

Infantry Systems

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The US Army plans to arm close-combat units with Next Generation Squad Weapons. Believing the 5.56-millimeter caliber is slowly growing obsolete, the Army wants...
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Connected smart devices have been gaining momentum in the military and defense spheres. These include sensors, wearable devices, munitions, smart weapons, etc. These devices,...
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The U.S. Army is soliciting bids for high-tech battlefield solutions to create the soldier’s rifle of the future. Smart guns could call in an...
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US Army soldiers will enjoy improved situational awareness, mobility and protection, thanks to the beginning of deliveries of advanced binocular night vision goggle. The...
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A Norwegian defense company has recently developed a new hand grenade system. Developed by Nammo, the Mark 21 Mod 0 grenade system is unique...
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A new smartwatch model showcases features that would be useful for soldiers at the battlefield, serving as a tactical tool for military, as well...
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As warfare becomes increasingly networked, new technologies enhance commanders and soldiers’ interface with Command and Control (C2) applications, with other force members and with...
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Close quarter combat involving physical confrontation is challenging. At night it can involve high risks. A new thermal weapons optic equipped with a red...
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Virtually all combat systems will soon be cyber-reliant. Sensors, weapons and networking technologies will all rely upon secure computing to perform most advanced combat...
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The US Marine soldiers will enjoy better depth perception and improved sight in extremely obscured conditions, thanks to a new binocular-style night-vision device. The Corps...
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How do you translate the powerful consumer technology of smartphones into something that can be useful and secure on the battlefield? Soldiers need something...
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Attend the seventh Conference and Exhibition on Unmanned Systems and Robotics - AUS&R 2019. Register! Representatives from government, leading defense industries, military, security forces and law...
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The SMSS known as Squad Mission Support System is an independent unmanned ground vehicle designed and manufactured by Lockheed Martin. Originally developed as a...
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One of the biggest issues for soldiers operating in a cold environment is the loss of hand function and dexterity. The U.S. Army has...
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A new, web-based modeling app developed by Microsoft will allow soldier equipment officials in the US to see how hanging new pieces of kit...
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Cybersecurity is the name of the game when talking about future weapon systems. The Pentagon is exploring how artificial intelligence can help build more...
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Several Russian troops are getting the latest “soldier of the future” combat outfits. The third generation Ratnik combat outfit is a full body combat...
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Soft robotics currently in testing is getting momentum in the robotics field. The flexible hybrid electronics are miniaturized, ultra-thin electronics printed onto flexible fabric....
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Ukrainian state-owned defense industrial group UkrOboronProm has partnered with Thailand to build a new command version of the BTR-3 8×8 armored fighting vehicle (AFV)....
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The US Army has set a new priority - subterranean warfare. Late last year, the Army launched an accelerated effort that funnels some $572...
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Following three years of development and tests, the Israeli Defense Ministry unveiled three new prototypes for the Carmel advanced armored fighting vehicle (AFV), which...
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When a soldier is wounded in battle, there is only so much time for them to be saved. The hard part of helping an...

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