Infantry Systems

Infantry Systems

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...
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...
arms industry

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Turkey's state-owned Machines and Chemical Industries Board (MKEK) delivered the first 500 serially-produced MPT-76 battle rifles to the Turkish Land Forces Command (TLFC). These units...
assault rifle

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The German armed forces are replacing their assault rifles. Two companies, Rheinmetall and Steyr Mannlicher, have joined forces to manufacture and market the RS556...
biodegradable ammunition

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  The US Army has sought proposals for biodegradable ammunition to be used for training purposes, in order to eliminate environmental hazards. Currently, the US Army...
robotic capabilities

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Russia is upgrading its weapon systems with robotic capabilities. Advanced robotic systems would be installed on unmanned aerial vehicles to be used by Russia's...

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The US has proposed joint development and production of futuristic military helicopters as well as infantry combat vehicles in the first such large-scale programmes...

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The Procurement Directorate for land purchasing in the Israeli Defense Ministry will acquire ammunition from IMI Systems. According to the agreement, supplied to IMI...

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Israeli supplier IMI Systems was chosen by BAE Hagglunds from Sweden and by the Dutch Armed Forces to supply them with its Active Protection...

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New UAV-focused projects designed to enhance the warfighter’s situational awareness were presented at the US Naval Air Systems Command’s innovation challenge. According to mil-embedded.com, two...

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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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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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Rosomak S.A. company, which is a part of the Polish Armaments Group, has developed a number of specialized variants of the Rosomak APC. According...

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After blocking India from achieving a membership of Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) and declaration of chief Moulana Masood Azhar as terrorist by the United...

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Tonbo Imaging, a startup based in Bengaluru, India has won a $100 million contract to manufacture and export ‘night-vision sights’ for guns to be...

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The Swedish defence and security firm Saab is currently looking out for Indian partners to co-develop and co-produce its next-generation Carl-Gustaf M4 (CGM4) in...

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Rafael - Advanced Defense Systems unveiled its new development, the IMPACK, an “indifferent” explosive device designated for use during engineering, infantry and explosion missions....

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An advanced combat helmet-mounted Integrated Digital Vision System (IDVS) for warfighters was introduced by Rockwell Collins. This display system combines real-time mission data with multispectral...

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