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Rheinmetall Provide New Combat Helmets to German Military

December 11, 2020 @ 11:24 AM

Rheinmetall and North-American helmet maker Galvion, have won an order to supply the German Bundeswehr with advanced combat helmets. Awarded in November 2020, the framework contract encompasses the delivery of up to 20,000 helmets, specifically the “Combat Helmet, Special Forces, Heavy

UAE to Procure Binocular Night Vision Devices from L3 Technologies

December 9, 2020 @ 05:44 AM

The United Arab Emirates (U.A

S.Korean Military to get Samsung Smartphone-Based Combat Information Device

December 4, 2020 @ 01:10 PM

Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) said the South Korean military will receive a Samsung smartphone-based device to view real-time battle information without relying on communications networks, by mid-2021. The state arms procurement agency has signed a contract with LIG Nex1 Co

Russian Army Receives 18000 'Ratnik' Combat Outfits

November 20, 2020 @ 05:40 AM

The Russian Army are all-protected by Ratnik infantry gear, thousands of which they received recently, a month ahead of schedule. Manufacturer Central Research Institute for Precision Machine-Building (TsNIITochMash) announced Thursday that they handed over nearly 18,000 Ratnik combat outfits to the military

Exoskeletons for Chinese Soldiers in High Altitude Regions

November 11, 2020 @ 05:14 AM

Chinese military stationed at high altitude regions may soon begin using exoskeletons built to conserve their energy while performing tasks such as patrol, transportation, and logistics support. The Human Function Enhancement Technology Research center, under the state-owned China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp (CASIC), has already delivered a number of these...

Chinese PLA to Buy Drones, Winter Equipment for Border Defense

November 2, 2020 @ 05:00 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) Tibet Military Command is seeking unmanned, intelligent and advanced weapons and equipment including drones, anti-drone guns and warm clothing made of graphene, for plateau warfare and border defense. The military recently invited 22 private arms companies and held a review session over their products

US Army Orders Enhanced Night Vision Goggle-Binocular Systems from Elbit Systems

October 23, 2020 @ 08:08 AM

Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today that its U

Elbit Awarded $50M to Provide Helicopter Systems to the US Army

October 9, 2020 @ 07:15 AM

Elbit Systems of America was awarded an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (ID/IQ) contract with a maximum value of approximately $50 million to produce spare parts in support of the Aviators Night Vision Imaging System Head-Up Display system (“ANVIS HUD”) of the U.S

Rostec Releases Video of Soldier Exoskeleton That Was Tested in Syria

September 29, 2020 @ 07:02 AM

Russias Rostec has released a video of a passive exoskeleton that enables a soldier to run faster and carry heavier loads than those without them. The Exoskeleton EO-1 was tested under combat conditions in Syria

Australian Department of Defence Signs Order for Saab Deployable Health Modules

September 24, 2020 @ 03:46 PM

Saab has signed a contract with the Australian Department of Defence to deliver deployable health modules for the Australian Governments Deployable Health Capability Program, Joint Project 2060. The order value is 337 MAUD (2,150 MSEK) for the years 2020-2027, including 5 years of support

Russia’s Armored Steel-Comparable Ceramic Plate Clears Tests

September 5, 2020 @ 09:32 AM

Rostec subsidiary Tekhnodinamika will soon begin serial production of new high-strength ceramic armor plate that can be used to protect personnel, ground, air and naval equipment. “The armored plates made of corundum ceramics demonstrated high protective properties comparable to armored steel (during tests)

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