New Article information at Army Technology New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Army Technology PARS 8x8 Wheeled Armoured Vehicle The PARS III 8x8 range of wheeled armoured combat vehicles is being produced by FNSS Savunma Sistemleri to meet the modern military operational requirements. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 77 In this issue: South Korea’s defence strategy, NATO’s cyber security upgrades, the future of Scotland’s military bases, stealth solutions for refuelling tankers, new research into supercavitating torpedoes and more. Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:33:00 GMT Rak 120mm Self-Propelled Mortar System The Rak 120mm self-propelled mortar system is currently being produced by Huta Stalowa Wola (HSW) to meet the requirements of the Polish Land Forces. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT RBS 70 Short-Range Anti-Aircraft Missile The RBS 70 short-range anti-aircraft missile is operational with the Swedish Armed Forces and has also been exported to Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT REM-KL Repair and Recovery Vehicle The REM-KL repair-and-recovery vehicle is designed and manufactured by Proekt-Technika, a company based in Russia. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Reducing musculoskeletal injuries in the armed forces Britain’s armed forces routinely battle a largely unseen enemy which, despite being responsible for significant loss of both operational readiness and ultimately even personnel from active service, nevertheless remains essentially unknown and often u… Sun, 09 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT The borders have shifted: understanding NATO’s response to cyber warfare “Most crises and conflicts today have a cyber dimension,” NATO’s Secretary General warned in 2016, as he declared the internet an official war zone. With our critical systems now under attack, as was acutely demonstrate in the WannaCry attack on the … Sun, 02 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Medium Extended Air Defence System (MEADS) The medium extended air defence system (MEADS) was developed to replace Hawk and Patriot systems worldwide. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Using autonomy to supply the ‘last mile’ The UK Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin has challenged industry and academia to design autonomous systems to resupply frontline troops. As part of the MoD’s innovation initiative, £3m has been invested in the next stage of the Innova… Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Patria AMV28A Wheeled Armoured Vehicle Patria AMV28A is a new member of the AMV series of wheeled armoured vehicles produced by Patria, a company based in Finland. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT NH90 Tactical Transport Helicopter The NH90 Tactical Transport Helicopter (TTH) is a multi-role military transport helicopter manufactured by NHIndustries, a consortium owned by AgustaWestland (32%), Airbus Helicopters (62.5%), and Stork Fokker (5.5%). Fri, 16 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT Modernising Scotland’s military bases In February the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) approved £1.7bn to upgrade Scotland’s military bases. The work is part of a wider programme that will bring sweeping changes to the MoD’s Defence Estate around the UK. Claire Apthorp found out where the mo… Mon, 12 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT T-72B3M Main Battle Tank T-72B3M, also referred to as T-72B4, is an upgraded variant of the T-72B3 main battle tank (MBT) developed by Uralvagonzavod Research and Production Corporation. Wed, 07 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 76 In this issue: The UK’s new virtual training capability, how small businesses can secure MoD contracts, benefits of networking radios for dismounted combat, contenders for the US Marine Corps’ Amphibious Combat Vehicle, improving MRO availability wit… Wed, 07 Jun 2017 11:36:00 GMT May’s top stories: US-Saudi Arabia sign $110bn deal, Manchester Arena attack US President Donald J. Trump and King Salman bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia signed a $110bn arms deal, a suicide bomb blast at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester killed 22 people and the US THAAD advanced missile defence system became opera… Tue, 06 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT The race for space robots: public vs private sector A DARPA project to develop a robot for satellite servicing in space has come under fire over claims that it violates national space policy guidelines that discourage public competition with commercial space activities. Lawmakers in the US have asked … Sun, 04 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT J8 Atlas Xtreme Terrain Robot (XTR) The J8 Atlas Xtreme Terrain Robot (XTR) is a new unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) developed by ARGO’s Space, Robotics and Defence Division, a part of Ontario Drive & Gear (ODG). Thu, 01 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Cayman Armoured Vehicle Cayman is a new 4x4 armoured reconnaissance vehicle developed by JSC '140 repair plant' for the Armed Forces of Belarus. The vehicle was displayed at the MILEX 2017 defence show held in May. Wed, 31 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Sizing up South Korea’s defence strategy South Korea’s proximity to both its belligerent northern neighbour North Korea and China has made it a strategic lynchpin for the US and other allies. It’s no surprise then that the country is projected to become a major export hub and buyer for new … Mon, 29 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Breaking in: UK MoD procurement and SMEs Mention “military procurement” and in the main it tends to be multi-million pound acquisition programmes and major international defence contractors that spring instantly to mind, rather than the openings that exist within all of that for smaller com… Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT