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Russia Develops World’s First Man-Dog Parachute System

November 25, 2021 @ 09:05 AM

Russias Technodinamika, a subsidiary of state-owned Rostec said it has completed development of the worlds first man-dog parachute system. Trials of this system are scheduled to get over this year

a4ESSOR Wins European ESSOR New Capabilities Contract

November 9, 2021 @ 06:03 AM

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Chinese Soldiers in Tibet Get New Tactical Vests

November 5, 2021 @ 07:58 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) Xinjiang Military Command who carried out training on the snow-capped plateau at the elevation of 5,300m have recently received the new type of tactical vests. The command is stationed close to the border with India

Elbit Systems Adds Multi-Channel and Full-Duplex Capabilities to E-LynX Software Defined Radios

October 14, 2021 @ 06:45 AM

Elbit Systems has added multi-channel and full duplex technologies to its E-LynX family of Software Defined Radios (SDR). When using Radio systems with single or dual radio frequency channels, the ability of tactical users to transmit and receive information is dependent on channel availability, which limits the reach and network presence...

Israel’s Rafael Unveils Palm-Sized BNET NANO Software Defined Radio

October 5, 2021 @ 12:09 PM

Israeli firm Rafael has introduced BNET NANO software defined radio and will showcase the same in the upcomig AUSA 2021 in Washington from 11-13 October. "Our solution, encapsulated in a box the size of a soldier's palm is a breakthrough that can address many tactical programs that have previously run into...

Russian Company Develops New Binoculars for the Navy

September 25, 2021 @ 07:24 AM

Shvabe Holding, a subsidiary of Russian state-owned Rostec, presented prototypes of binoculars being developed for the Navy. The Zagorsk Optical and Mechanical Plant (ZOMZ) of the Shvabe holding unveiled two new products - high magnification binoculars with image stabilization BSF 20x50 and small-sized binoculars BPF 8x20, Rostec said in a release

U.S. Army Orders Elbit Systems’ Enhanced Night Vision Goggles

September 23, 2021 @ 08:35 AM

Elbit Systems of America won a second production order valued $54 million to supply Enhanced Night Vision Goggle – Binocular (ENVG-B) systems to the U.S

Saab to Deliver Combat Training Solutions to Polish Army

September 7, 2021 @ 02:41 PM

Saab has signed a 1 billion SEK ($116.5 million) contract for the delivery of several live training systems and services to the Polish Armed Forces

China Uses Latest Bullet Train as Troop Transport to Tibet

August 5, 2021 @ 04:39 AM

PLA utilized the newly opened Lhasa-Nyingchi Railway in Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region to transport troops into the region. Soldiers at a combined arms brigade affiliated with the PLA Tibet Military Command recently took a Fuxing bullet train on the railway to an exercise field at an elevation of 4,500 meters

Rheinmetall to Supply 130,000 Laser Light Modules to German Army

July 21, 2021 @ 08:31 AM

The German Bundeswehr has signed a contract with Rheinmetall to supply 130,000 laser light modules worth a potential €178 million. The devices can be mounted via a standard inferface onto all assault rifles, submachine guns, machine guns and sniper rifles currently in the Bundeswehr inventory

Russia’s Tekhnodinamika Testing Parachute System for Dogs

July 6, 2021 @ 04:01 PM

Russian firm Tekhnodinamika is in the final stage of testing a parachute system for military dogs. The parachute harness is designed both for single jumps of a parachutist with a dog and for tandem jumps where the dog and its instructor jump separately

Saab to Provide Combat Training Solutions to the Netherlands

June 21, 2021 @ 02:03 PM

Saab has signed a contract for the delivery of live training systems and services to the Dutch armed forces. The order comprises the supply of new equipment and functionality at 727 MSEK, with a 10-year support contract with an annual value of 66

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