Army Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.army-technology.com web site http://www.army-technology.com/ en-us http://www.army-technology.com/ Army Technology-Updates http://www.army-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Rubb Website to Provide Responsive User Support for the Defence and Aerospace Sector http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field/rubb-building/presswebsite-responsive-user-support-defence-aerospace.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field/rubb-building/presswebsite-responsive-user-support-defence-aerospace.html The amount of people using handheld devices to visit the Rubb Military website is increasing, with almost 30% using a mobile or tablet in recent months. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:38:00 GMT US Army and MDA inaugurate missile defence system data terminal in New York http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-and-mda-inaugurate-missile-defence-system-data-terminal-in-new-york-4959293 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-and-mda-inaugurate-missile-defence-system-data-terminal-in-new-york-4959293 The US Army and Missile Defense Agency (MDA) has inaugurated the in-flight interceptor communications system (IFICS) data terminal at Fort Drum, New York, US. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT A single European army: do we need a joint force? http://www.army-technology.com/features/featurea-single-european-army-do-we-need-a-joint-force-4951031/ http://www.army-technology.com/features/featurea-single-european-army-do-we-need-a-joint-force-4951031/ In the run up to the UK’s ‘Brexit’ referendum, stories began to emerge of secret plans in Brussels for a single European army that were intended only to be made public after the polls had closed on 23rd June. It understandably did not play well amid … Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT CACI wins position on $460m contract for US Cyber Command http://www.army-technology.com/news/newscaci-wins-position-on-460m-contract-for-us-cyber-command-4959716 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newscaci-wins-position-on-460m-contract-for-us-cyber-command-4959716 CACI International has secured a position on a $460m mission support services contract to support the US Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM). Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT US Army conducts live-fire demonstration of weapon systems mounted on two vehicle prototypes http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-conducts-live-fire-demonstration-of-weapon-systems-mounted-on-two-vehicle-prototypes-4959592 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-conducts-live-fire-demonstration-of-weapon-systems-mounted-on-two-vehicle-prototypes-4959592 The US Army has successfully completed a live-fire demonstration of weapon systems at Red Cloud Range on Fort Benning, Georgia. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT NS-VS 1x80 Night Vision Add-on System http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/surveillance/ns-vs-1x80-night-vision-add-on-system/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/surveillance/ns-vs-1x80-night-vision-add-on-system/ NS-VS 1x80 Night Vision Add-on Systems are desiged for use with scopes for sniper rifles without mean of bore sighting. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:32:00 GMT Thales selects Vortex data-sharing platform for sighting systems on UK’s Ajax fleet http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsthales-selects-vortex-data-sharing-platform-for-sighting-systems-on-uks-ajax-fleet-4958669 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsthales-selects-vortex-data-sharing-platform-for-sighting-systems-on-uks-ajax-fleet-4958669 French company Thales has selected PrismTech’s Vortex OpenSplice as the data-sharing platform for the sighting systems implemented on the UK Ministry of  Defence (MoD) Ajax vehicle programme. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Syrian asylum seeker blows himself up and injures 12 people in Germany http://www.army-technology.com/news/newssyrian-asylum-seeker-blows-himself-and-injures-12-people-in-germany-4958745 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newssyrian-asylum-seeker-blows-himself-and-injures-12-people-in-germany-4958745 A failed asylum seeker from Syria reportedly blew himself up and injured 12 people after being denied entry to a music festival in Ansbach, Germany. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT ISIS-claimed suicide bomb blast kills 80 people in Kabul, Afghanistan http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsisis-claimed-suicide-bomb-blast-kills-80-people-in-kabul-afghanistan-4958597 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsisis-claimed-suicide-bomb-blast-kills-80-people-in-kabul-afghanistan-4958597 The United Nations (UN) Security Council has condemned the suicide bombing by ISIS in Kabul, Afghanistan, which killed at least 80 people and injured more than 230. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Hellenic Navy Staff and Command College Visit IDE Premises http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/navigation/intracom/presshellenic-navy-staff-command-college-visit-ide-premises.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/navigation/intracom/presshellenic-navy-staff-command-college-visit-ide-premises.html In the frame of the briefing within primary and significant domestic defence industrial activities and infrastructures, the Hellenic Navy Staff and Command College (HNSCC) visited INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) premises. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:36:00 GMT Rechargable Lithium-Ion Battery for Military Applications http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/electrical/rechargable-lithium-ion-battery/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/electrical/rechargable-lithium-ion-battery/ The Denchi Power Lithium Ion 6T vehicle battery is an entirely new concept in battery design and incorporates the latest in lithium-ion technology. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:22:00 GMT Report: Armoured vehicle market continues to grow in Asia and Middle East http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsreport-armoured-vehicle-market-continues-to-grow-in-asia-and-middle-east-4957402 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsreport-armoured-vehicle-market-continues-to-grow-in-asia-and-middle-east-4957402 The market for armoured vehicles is projected to grow in Asia and Middle East with an increase in spending on 8x8 armoured vehicles, according to a report by Strategic Defence Intelligence (SDI). Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Premier Technology, LGS Innovations, Firan Technology Group http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-premier-technology-lgs-innovations-firan-technology-group-4956451 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-premier-technology-lgs-innovations-firan-technology-group-4956451 Premier Technology has been awarded a contract to validate counter-proliferation technologies developed for the US Defense Threat Reduction Agency. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Elbit to supply observation systems to undisclosed customer in Europe http://www.army-technology.com/news/newselbit-to-supply-observation-systems-to-undisclosed-customer-in-europe-4955697 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newselbit-to-supply-observation-systems-to-undisclosed-customer-in-europe-4955697 Elbit Systems has secured contracts from an undisclosed customer in Europe to supply advanced thermal-imaging observation systems. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT D&D-Fast Response Building-Modular Flat-Pack Buildings, Mobile Shelters and Turn-Key Military Camps http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field/dnd-frb/ http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field/dnd-frb/ D&D-Fast Response Building (D&D-FRB) works closely with its clients to design and provide turn-key military camps and settlements, from concept and construction to full operation. D&D-FRB manufacture... Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT MCR wins technical support services contract from Nato http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsmcr-wins-technical-support-services-contract-from-nato-4956628 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsmcr-wins-technical-support-services-contract-from-nato-4956628 MCR Global has received a contract to provide key programme management and technical support services to Nato's Supreme Allied Command Transformation (ACT) and Allied Command Operations (ACO). Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Excellence in Connectivity Solutions http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/electronic/defence-reliable-high-performance-solutions/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/electronic/defence-reliable-high-performance-solutions/ With extreme environmental changes and load factors up to 10g, electrical and electronic systems for aircraft require cables and connectors of superior quality. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:52:00 GMT Bulletproof Laminates and Protective Solutions http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ballistic_protection/bulletproof-laminates-protective-solutions/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ballistic_protection/bulletproof-laminates-protective-solutions/ Allplast (Netherlands) is a specialist in the production of bulletproof laminates, solutions for personal protection and composites, as well as plastic processing. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:30:00 GMT Global MilSatCom 2016: National MilSatCom Updates http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle-protection/global-milsatcom-2016-national-milsatcom-updates/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle-protection/global-milsatcom-2016-national-milsatcom-updates/ Europe's leading military satellite communications event, described by our audience as 'the best networking event' in their calendar, will bring together more than 450 of the industry's key senior military representatives alongside the world's leadin… Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:30:00 GMT ROWO Coating – Roll to Roll Sputtering http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/electrical/rowo-coating-company-presentation/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/electrical/rowo-coating-company-presentation/ ROWO present their company's coating techniques along with other provided techniques and services. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:25:00 GMT