Personal Gear

Personal Gear

Exoskeletons (external skeletons) are designed to help soldiers with heavy loads and give their limbs extra movement, strength and endurance. But soldiers often face...
future forces

A U.S. Army video shows its concept of the soldier of the future. At first glance, it looks like it will only be a...
night vision

Next generation night vision capabilities will soon be provided to US soldiers. Microsoft will build mixed-reality (virtual and augmented reality) headsets for the US...

Locating combatants in the field in a GPS-denied environment can be challenging, especially if they are under threat and every second count. A new...
soldier training

The live training environment will be replaced with virtuals. The U.S. Army wants to trade the decades-old Multiple Integrated Laser Engagement System, or MILES,...

A series of shoulder-fired recoilless grenade launchers will be developed for the US market by General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (GD-OTS) and Germany-based...
nano drones

Details of a previously unknown drone project unveiled in a Pentagon document suggest that US Special Forces are acquiring small drones equipped with electronic...

The final delivery of the Sig Sauer’s prototypes of Next Generation Squad Weapons systems, or NGSW, has been delivered to the U. S. Army....

Camouflage can protect military personnel and equipment from observation by enemy forces. A material that can change color on demand could lead to an entirely...
camouflage

While Israel’s adversaries have improved their ability to spot IDF soldiers using advanced cameras, including thermal cameras and night-vision equipment, until now there has...
personal protection gear

A new personal protection gear designed for US soldiers has failed to meet ballistic protection requirements. The US Army’s new Soldier Protection System (SPS)...

The longitudinal and shear energy waves produced by earthquakes travel through the ground and can destroy buildings miles from the epicenter. Preventing that damage...

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in the US has announced a new program that seeks to develop lightweight and compact night-vision goggle...

In recent years, warfighters have been using augmented reality (AR) displays in various operations. But while these displays work well indoors, the icons disappear...

Infantry weapons create an incredible amount of noise on the battlefield, but adding suppressors helps muffle their audible and visual signature, making it more...

A technological breakthrough will improve the Israeli ground forces’ ability to engage enemy targets through artificial intelligence and Automatic Target Recognition (ATR). Unveiled by Rafael...

Russia may soon create a contingent of 300,000 ‘Iron Man’ soldiers for future wars. Some 300,000 exoskeleton suits were delivered to the country’s military...

Gun violence in the US has spiked in recent years. According to Pew Research, 44% of Americans say they personally know someone who has...
IVAS goggles

Advanced military fighting goggles have been evaluated by US soldiers. The third Capability Set of the Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) was tested by...

China has been looking to enhance its border security capabilities through the testing of advanced unmanned technology. Private Chinese arms firms are providing the...
INNOTECH

How did COVID-19 transform the world of cyber and HLS? What are the challenges faced by cities and states, and how will the latest...
night vision

Advanced night vision systems will be supplied to the U.S Army by Elbit Systems’ US subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America. The company was awarded...