Weapons

Weapons

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The Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) NEGEV NG7 7.62mm is becoming more and more popular among anti terror units. The NEGEV NG7 is very reliable under...

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The US Special Operations Command is looking for revolutionary new gear assisting troops in exceeding human performance in combat. The idea sounds similar to...

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Israel possesses some 80 nuclear warheads —  fewer compared with prior estimates . This number is included in the 2013 report issued by the ...

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The "David Sling" interceptor will be operational in 2015. This fact was exposed this morning in the opening of the "Aerial threats" conference organized...

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The "Arab Spring" has increased the rockets and missiles threat on Israel. "Some of these weapons are targeting Israeli vital civilian, and military installations" says...

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The smallest man portable missile made by Rafael gives special units capabilities they never had before. "Our Mini Spike missile attracts attention from many...

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One debate about self defense is over. Hollowpoint ammunition in a defensive handgun has much better stopping power than full metal jacket or round-nose...

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The fourth and final X-51A Waverider test missile was launched from a B-52 bomber mothership above the Pacific a few days ago. This time...

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What might happen on the border-line fence in the Golan Heights immediately after the Assad regime will fall is a nightmare scenario. For some now...

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A DHS Intelligence bulletin starkly warns it may not be possible to stop 3D-printed guns from being made – or from getting past security...

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Anti terror units in some countries show great interest in the Simon breaching system developed by RAFAEL. The Simon is a rifle-launched grenade, specially adapted...

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One day after a Be'er Sheva man shot dead four people in a local bank before turning his gun on himself, the Public Security...

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Some weapons won a special place in the hall of fame of firearms. A partial list - the Colt-45 , The Uzi and the...

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For more than fifty years, researchers have been studying exactly how aspirin affects the human body. Despite thousands of publications on the topic, our...

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The German GSG-9 is one of the best anti terror units in the world. This unit uses the DRS 1 as its sniper rifle...

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Fighting modern warfare doesn’t mean you face the most sophisticated weapons or strongest enemies. In fact, combat in asymmetric warfare means facing an illusive...

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Russia has completed the upgrade of the security systems at its intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) bases, especially against the threat from Islamic terrorists.This program...

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The US Army is likely to cancel a plan to replace its M4 assault rifles with a new carbine. The Army prepared for a selection of three finalists of a major evaluation, before committing over $300 millins for new Carbines over the next five years. It is now likely the Army will opt for the modestly improved M4A1.

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The Navy SEALS and many other elite counter-terrorist units around the world – to include the British SAS, Germany’s GSG 9, and Spain’s GEO...

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ATK and Elbit Systems Ltd. had received a contract award through the Defense Acquisition Challenge (DAC) Program to provide a low-cost, light-weight, precision guided...

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New materials promise improvements in the weight of body armor, but are unproven—and an alternative approach to the problem involves looking at whether some...

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Few months ago Texas based Defense Distributed had an idea - to produce accessories for weapons using the new 3D printing technology. It started...

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