New Article information at Army Technology New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Army Technology AJBAN 440A Protected Patrol Vehicle AJBAN 440A is a multi-purpose protected patrol variant of the AJBAN-class of 4x4 tactical vehicles designed and developed by NIMR Automotive, a military vehicles manufacturer based in the UAE. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT The EU’s new non-combatant army Sixty-six years almost to the day after the idea of a European army was first floated, the EU passed a controversial resolution to establish a European Defence Union, which might finally pave the way for comprehensive and complete military integratio… Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Milosh Multi-Purpose Armoured Vehicle Milosh multi-purpose armoured vehicle manufactured by Serbian state-owned defence company, Yugoimport SDPR, was launched at the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, in February. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT NIMR Rapid Intervention Vehicle (RIV) Emirates Defense Industries Company (EDIC) subsidiary NIMR Automotive unveiled its latest special forces vehicle, Rapid Intervention Vehicle (RIV), at the International Defence Exhibition (IDEX) held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, in February. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Under the skin of a made-for-military microgrid Powering remote military structures and installations in hostile areas far away from reliable diesel fuel convoys is a critical capability and one that is drawing significant funding and innovation. Claire Apthorp speaks to lithium battery manufactur… Mon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 73 In this issue: The UK’s laser weapons project, US defence under Trump, industry trends for the year ahead, the challenges of maintaining effective land forces, new energy ideas for operating bases, a lesson in air readiness with NATO, and more. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:35:00 GMT GCS-200 Unmanned Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Platform The GCS-200 is a new unmanned explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) platform developed by Global Clearance Solutions (GCS). Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT February's top stories: MBDA and PGZ sign missile cooperation agreement, DLA awards JETS contract MBDA and PGZ sign missile cooperation agreement, and DLA awards $6bn JETS support contract to Leidos. wraps up the key headlines from February 2017. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Trends in protected mobility: insights from the International Armoured Vehicles conference As the changing nature of conflicts creates new challenges for land forces, armoured vehicle designs have to adapt to bridge conflicting demands of protection, mobility and firepower. At this year’s International Armoured Vehicles conference in Londo… Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Phantom Tactical Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) Phantom remotely operated mini tactical unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) is developed by SpetsTechnoExport, Ukraine’s state-owned enterprise engaged in armament export / import. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT CFB Edmonton CFB (Canadian Forces Base) Edmonton is located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The base includes a group of major instal Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Lazar 3 Multi-Role Armoured Fighting Vehicle Lazar 3 is the latest addition to the Lazar family of 8x8 multi-purpose armoured fighting vehicles designed and manufactured by Serbian state-owned defence company Yugoimport SDPR. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT US defence under Trump: what can we expect? America’s 2016 presidential election will be remembered for many things, but perhaps none more bizarre than for propelling ‘post-truth’ into the general lexicon and firmly anointing it as the word of the year. The campaign circus is now all behind us… Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT The critical importance of NATO communications NATO’s Polycom technology provides command and control capability for meetings, international communication and operational mission collaboration across NATO’s highly protected restricted network. Claire Apthorp sat down with the head of the NATO Com… Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT MMP (Missile Moyenne Portée- Medium Range Missile) MMP (Missile Moyenne Portée - Medium-Range Missile) is a new generation surface attack missile system designed for the French Army. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:20:00 GMT Komatsu Next-Generation 8x8 Armoured Personnel Carrier The Japan Ground Self-Defence Force (JGSDF) received a prototype of the next-generation 8x8 armoured personnel carrier (APC) in January. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 72 In this issue: New capabilities in air-to-air refuelling, a look at NATO’s new comms system, trends in protected mobility for armoured vehicles, the world’s first explosives sniffer drone, the future of UAVs in maritime ISR, closing capability gaps i… Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:06:00 GMT January’s top stories: Indonesia-Australia relations, US troops in Poland Indonesia reportedly suspended military cooperation with Australia over 'insulting' training materials and US troops arrived in Poland to enhance the security of the European country. wraps up key headlines from January. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Explosives detection: the world’s first sniffer drone The world's first drone-based explosive detection system, SpectroDrone, has been unveiled by Laser Detect Systems in Tel Aviv, Israel. With a flight range of 3km and its ability to identify explosives and other hazardous materials at distance, the in… Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Repair and protect: damage detection for soldier safety Plextek has created a detection system to immediately identify any damage to a soldier’s armour while still on the battlefield. The system can even identify hairline fractures, which often go undetected but can seriously compromise reliability. Clair… Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT