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 Eaton to support modernisation of US Army's temperature test facility http://www.army-technology.com/news/newseaton-to-support-modernisation-of-us-armys-temperature-test-facility-4500442 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newseaton-to-support-modernisation-of-us-armys-temperature-test-facility-4500442 Eaton has been awarded a contract for the modernisation of the electrical infrastructure of the US Army's temperature test facility, located at the White Sands Missile Range (WSMR) in New Mexico, US. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT X2 Biosystems secures US Army contract to support USAARL http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsx2-biosystems-secures-us-army-contract-to-support-usaarl-4500473 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsx2-biosystems-secures-us-army-contract-to-support-usaarl-4500473 X2 Biosystems has signed a contract to support the US Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory's (USAARL) testing of its concussion and traumatic brain injury (TBI) detection and management system. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT US Army negotiating new AH-64 Apache agreement with Boeing http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-negotiating-new-ah-64-apache-agreement-with-boeing-4500436 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-negotiating-new-ah-64-apache-agreement-with-boeing-4500436 The US Army is reportedly in talks with Boeing regarding a new multi-year agreement for the acquisition of an additional 240 AH-64 Apache attack helicopters from 2017 to 2021. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT DREHTAINER to Showcase Latest Military Camp Products at IDEX 2015 http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field/drehtainer/pressdrehtainer-to-showcase-latest-military-camp-products-at-idex-2015.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/field/drehtainer/pressdrehtainer-to-showcase-latest-military-camp-products-at-idex-2015.html DREHTAINER is pleased to announce that it will be presenting its latest military camp products at International Defence Exhibition & Conference (INDEX) 2015. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:52:00 GMT Legacy Building Solutions Offers Webinar on Building for High-Corrosive Environments http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/shelters/legacy-building-solutions-structures/presslegacy-building-solutions-offers-webinar-on-building-for-high-corrosive-environments.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/shelters/legacy-building-solutions-structures/presslegacy-building-solutions-offers-webinar-on-building-for-high-corrosive-environments.html Legacy Building Solutions has announced it is offering a complimentary webinar focusing on building for high-corrosive environments. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:21:00 GMT Hezbollah attack kills two Israeli soldiers near Lebanon border http://www.army-technology.com/news/newshezbollah-attack-kills-two-israeli-soldiers-near-lebanon-border-4499277 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newshezbollah-attack-kills-two-israeli-soldiers-near-lebanon-border-4499277 Two Israeli soldiers have been killed after Hezbollah fighters struck their military vehicle convoy with five Kornet anti-tank missiles in the Shebaa Farms near the Lebanese border. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT AirTronic partners with Chemring to develop US-manufactured RPG-7 rockets http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsairtronic-partners-with-chemring-to-develop-us-manufactured-rpg-7-rockets-4499268 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsairtronic-partners-with-chemring-to-develop-us-manufactured-rpg-7-rockets-4499268 AirTronic USA has signed a new teaming agreement with Chemring Ordnance to develop different versions of US-manufactured RPG-7 anti-tank grenade launchers. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT US Air National Guard orders vehicle communication systems from Harris http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-air-national-guard-orders-vehicle-communication-systems-from-harris-4499257 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-air-national-guard-orders-vehicle-communication-systems-from-harris-4499257 Harris has been awarded a contract to supply integrated tactical and land mobile radio communication systems to the US Air National Guard (ANG). Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Techaya Wins Tender to Provide a Unique Compact Military Grade http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/navigation/techaya/presstechaya-wins-tender-to-provide-a-unique-compact-military-grade.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/navigation/techaya/presstechaya-wins-tender-to-provide-a-unique-compact-military-grade.html Techaya, a leading provider of military-grade Ethernet connectivity solutions, today announced the winning of a tender to provide a leading Ministry of Defense (MoD) with MILTECH 910PoE. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:32:00 GMT South Sudan armed groups to release nearly 3,000 child soldiers, Unicef says http://www.army-technology.com/news/newssouth-sudan-armed-groups-to-release-nearly-3000-child-soldiers-unicef-says-4498060 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newssouth-sudan-armed-groups-to-release-nearly-3000-child-soldiers-unicef-says-4498060 Unicef has secured the release of nearly 3,000 South Sudanese children who have been used as soldiers by armed forces and groups during the conflict in the country. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Amnesty urges UN to impose targeted sanctions against Libyan militia groups http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsamnesty-urges-un-to-impose-targeted-sanctions-against-libyan-militia-groups-4498073 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsamnesty-urges-un-to-impose-targeted-sanctions-against-libyan-militia-groups-4498073 Amnesty International has urged the UN Security Council to impose targeted sanctions against rival Libyan militia groups to help end human rights abuses in the city of Benghazi. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Australia requests M88A2 Hercules vehicles from US http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-requests-m88a2-hercules-vehicles-from-us-4498040 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-requests-m88a2-hercules-vehicles-from-us-4498040 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of M88A2 heavy equipment recovery combat utility lift and evacuation systems (Hercules), improved recovery vehicles and associated equi… Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT The Safariland Group Showcases New Products at 2015 SHOT Show® http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/navigation/tci/presssafariland-group-2015-shot-show.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/navigation/tci/presssafariland-group-2015-shot-show.html The Safariland Group showcased hundreds of its latest products at the 2015 SHOT Show® last week. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:29:00 GMT Tactical Throwing Sensor & Forward Sensor System http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/tactical-throwing-sensor-system/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/tactical-throwing-sensor-system/ The tactical throwing sensor (TTS) and forward sensor system (FSS) are mobile reconnaissance robots specially designed to provide real-time video of environment before military and homeland security personnel are sent in. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:47:00 GMT SuperneT™ Vehicular Integrated Communication System ST6800: Overview http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/supernet-vehicular-integrated-overview/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/supernet-vehicular-integrated-overview/ SuperneT™ Vehicular Integrated Communication System ST6800 is an advanced IP-based integrated voice and data communication system that facilitates workgroup communication. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:42:00 GMT CETRON Mobile Command & Communication Vehicle (MCCV) http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/cetron/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/cetron/ In times of major crisis or natural disasters, rapid deployment of command centres to mobilise resources and coordinate multi-agencies rescue efforts are critical to saving lives and property. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:36:00 GMT Synergistic Warfare Communication Solutions http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/synergistic-warfare-communication-solutions/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/synergistic-warfare-communication-solutions/ The success of any military or security operation depends critically on the availability of accurate and timely information. Domination of information across the battlespace is a key component of the network-centric C4 (Command, Control, Communicatio… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:28:00 GMT Vehicular Integrated Communication System ST6800 http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/vehicular-integrated-communication-system-st6800/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/vehicular-integrated-communication-system-st6800/ The SuperneT™ vehicular integrated communication system (VICS) ST6800 is a versatile, ruggedised, and reliable communication and network solution for military and para-military applications in harsh tactical and mobile environments. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:14:00 GMT CETEON MIL-SPEC Vehicular Computers and Multi-Functional Displays http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/ceteon-mil-spec-vehicular-computers/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/navigation/ceteon-mil-spec-vehicular-computers/ The CETEON family of MIL-SPEC rugged products comprises the vehicular computers 530/530G and 515, panel computers, multi-functional displays, and TXF1500. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:07:00 GMT Australian Defence Force's EC135 T2+ helicopter completes first test flight http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-defence-forces-ec135-t2-helicopter-completes-first-test-flight-4497002 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-defence-forces-ec135-t2-helicopter-completes-first-test-flight-4497002 The Australian Defence Force's (ADF) first EC135 T2+ helicopter has successfully completed its first test flight at Airbus Helicopters' facility in Donauworth, Germany. 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