India Gets First Foreign Ballistic Testing Facility

April 13, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

U.S based engineering conglomerate DuPont unveiled its first-ever Asia pacific integrated ballistic centre in Hyderabad on 12, April that will solely focus on developing solutions using local ammunition specific to Indian security requirements

New ‘Leaf’ For Russian Paratroopers

January 27, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Russian paratroopers will begin receiving highly maneuverable D-12 parachute system called ‘Leaf’, with an increased load capacity in 2013, a spokesperson for the Airborne Troops said on Monday, Russian media reported. The D-12 is designed for performing jumps from military transport aircrafts and helicopters with a full set of...

Armoured underwear for British Frontline Troops

December 20, 2010 @ 12:00 AM

Pelvic protection for troops in Afghanistan has been introduced to help mitigate the effects of IED blasts, the U.K

BAE Systems and Anjani form new relationship and submit bid for $35

February 11, 2010 @ 12:00 AM

BAE Systems and Anjani Technoplast Ltd are joining forces to bring the latest, lightest and most cost-effective survivability products and personnel protection materials to India. As part of the relationship, Anjani would manufacture protective equipment using Tensylon™— a versatile, high performance polyethylene ballistic material exclusively developed by BAE...

Point Blank wins $38.5 million contract from U.S. Army for IOTVs

October 1, 2009 @ 12:00 AM

Point Blank Solutions, Inc., a leader in the field of protective body armor, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Point Blank Body Armor has been awarded a $38

U.S. Army has awarded $10.7 million contract to BAE Systems for all-weather...

September 10, 2009 @ 12:00 AM

BAE Systems will produce a system of infrared sensors that provides 24-hour all-weather visibility to operators of U.S

BAE Systems wins $43 million contract from US DoD for production of...

July 28, 2009 @ 12:00 AM

BAE Systems has received $43 million in orders from the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) for production of Modular Lightweight Load Carrying Equipment (MOLLE) Core Rifleman sets, Ruck sets and components. MOLLE is the primary field equipment system developed by and for the U

BAE Systems has been awarded $216 million contract for transparent armor gun

July 23, 2009 @ 12:00 AM

BAE Systems Land & Armaments is being awarded a $216,526,924 contract for the purchase of Marine Corps Transparent Armor Gun Shield kits for multiple vehicular platforms to provide crew protection from blast, fragmentation, and small arms fire while in the turret. Work will be performed in Santa Clara, Calif

FN Herstal to display integrated weapon systems at Paris Air Show 2009

June 8, 2009 @ 12:00 AM

A global leader in the manufacture of small caliber weapons, ammunition and weapon systems FN Herstal will attend the Paris Air Show from 15 through 21 June 2009. FN Herstal designs, develops, manufactures and supports a broad range of integrated weapon systems for military use

Nammo Lapua Oy to deliver various ammunition products to Finish Army

April 27, 2009 @ 12:00 AM

The contract between Nammo Lapua Oy and The Finnish Army Materiel Command was signed on April, 23rd. The contract covers deliveries of various ammunition products to the Land Forces in 2009-2012

Colt to rebuild 25000 Dutch assault rifles

March 30, 2009 @ 12:00 AM

The defence ministry signed a contract with the Canadian firm Colt to rebuild Dutch assault rifles. "From end-2009, all Diemacos will among other things have a rapid focus device, a front grip with bipod and an adjustable butt