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 FAUN Trackway to Showcase HGMS at MSPO http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/air_support/faun-trackway/pressfaun-trackway-hgms-mspo.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/air_support/faun-trackway/pressfaun-trackway-hgms-mspo.html FAUN Trackway will be at the MSPO exhibition in Kielce, Poland from 1-4 September with its flagship product, the heavy ground mobility system (HGMS). Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:34:00 GMT Automated Border Control Solution for Airlines and Airports http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/software/automated-border-control/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/software/automated-border-control/ Secunet offers automated border control (ABC) solutions that cater to the needs of security personnel and passengers. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:31:00 GMT See Oxley Lighting Products at DSEI 2015 http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/armoured/oxley-group/pressoxley-dsei-2015.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/armoured/oxley-group/pressoxley-dsei-2015.html Oxley is a leading designer and manufacturer of LED lighting, night-vision products, EMI filters and electronic components. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:43:00 GMT US Army awards IR technology development support contract to CACI http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-awards-ir-technology-development-support-contract-to-caci-4658104 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-awards-ir-technology-development-support-contract-to-caci-4658104 CACI International has received a task order contract from the US Army to provide support for the research and development of night-vision and infrared (IR) technologies. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT UK requests $3bn AH-64E Apache helicopters sale from US http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsuk-requests-3bn-ah-64e-apache-helicopters-sale-from-us-4658114 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsuk-requests-3bn-ah-64e-apache-helicopters-sale-from-us-4658114 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of AH-64E Apache Guardian attack helicopters and associated equipment to the UK. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Polaris begins MRZR off road vehicles delivery to USSOCOM http://www.army-technology.com/news/newspolaris-begins-mrzr-off-road-vehicles-delivery-to-ussocom-4658107 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newspolaris-begins-mrzr-off-road-vehicles-delivery-to-ussocom-4658107 Polaris Defense has started delivering the MRZR off-road vehicle platforms to the US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Data Replication Case Study: US Navy http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/data_management/case-study-us-navy/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/data_management/case-study-us-navy/ iOra's Geo-Replicator technology provides the bandwidth optimisation that makes the updating of the 'Distance Support' portal possible across the entire fleet via satellite, enabling the navy to run an up-todate portal on all of its ships and substan… Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:33:00 GMT US Army test fires AIM-9X Block II missile from multi-mission launcher http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-test-fires-aim-9x-block-ii-missile-from-multi-mission-launcher-4657144 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsus-army-test-fires-aim-9x-block-ii-missile-from-multi-mission-launcher-4657144 The US Army has successfully test-fired the Raytheon-built AIM-9X Block II Sidewinder missile from its ground-based indirect fire protection capability increment 2-I (IFPC 2-I) Block 1 multi-mission launcher (MML). Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Canadian Armed Forces award simulator support contract to Meggitt http://www.army-technology.com/news/newscanadian-armed-forces-award-simulator-support-contract-to-meggitt-4657110 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newscanadian-armed-forces-award-simulator-support-contract-to-meggitt-4657110 Meggitt Training Systems has secured a contract to provide in-service support for the Canadian Armed Forces' small arms trainer (SAT) and indirect fire trainer (IFT). Wed, 26 Aug 2015 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. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT AeroVironment wins RQ-11B Raven and RQ-20A Puma AE sustainment contract http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsaerovironment-wins-rq-11b-raven-and-rq-20a-puma-ae-sustainment-contract-4657130 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsaerovironment-wins-rq-11b-raven-and-rq-20a-puma-ae-sustainment-contract-4657130 AeroVironment has received a series of contracts from the US Army for sustainment of RQ-11B Raven and RQ-20A Puma all environment (AE) unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Peacekeeper Protected Response Vehicle (PRV) http://www.army-technology.com/projects/peacekeeper-protected-response-vehicle/ http://www.army-technology.com/projects/peacekeeper-protected-response-vehicle/ The Peacekeeper Protected Response Vehicle (PRV) is a 6x6 armoured vehicle jointly developed by the Army and the Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA). Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:13:00 GMT Introducing the ICE-LBG-SR Super Rotation Load Ring for Military Applications http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/vehicles/rud-chains/pressice-lbg-sr-super-rotation-load-ring.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/vehicles/rud-chains/pressice-lbg-sr-super-rotation-load-ring.html RUD is proud to be the first manufacturer and supplier of offer this truly innovative lifting point solution. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:12:00 GMT Specialised Fans, Motors and Blowers for Military Applications http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/hvac/specialised-fans-motors-and-blowers/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/hvac/specialised-fans-motors-and-blowers/ LMB supplies fans, motors, blowers and specialised rotating machines for specific purposes. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:13:00 GMT See CST's Camera and Surveillance Solutions at DSEI 2015 http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/surveillance/copenhagen-sensor/presscst-surveillance-dsei.html http://www.army-technology.com/contractors/surveillance/copenhagen-sensor/presscst-surveillance-dsei.html CST will be exhibiting at DSEI, which is being held at ExCeL London on 15 - 18 September. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:02:00 GMT A new weapon in the fight against RCIEDs http://www.army-technology.com/features/featurea-new-weapon-in-the-fight-against-rcieds-4647155/ http://www.army-technology.com/features/featurea-new-weapon-in-the-fight-against-rcieds-4647155/ To date the best method for de-mobilising IEDs has been to jam the signals used to set them off – isolating that signal has, however, proved to be a needle in a haystack kind of challenge. A new multirole jammer built by Airbus could change all that,… Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Oshkosh wins $6.7bn US Army joint light tactical vehicle production contract http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsoshkosh-wins-67bn-us-army-joint-light-tactical-vehicle-production-contract-4656273 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsoshkosh-wins-67bn-us-army-joint-light-tactical-vehicle-production-contract-4656273 Oshkosh Defense has received a $6.7bn contract from the US Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) Life Cycle Management Command (LCMC) to manufacture the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV). Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT John Saunders explains the technology behind CBRN Response Training http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/nbc/john-saunders-cbrn-response-training/ http://www.army-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/nbc/john-saunders-cbrn-response-training/ Methods of training for CBRN response until recently depended heavily upon such unsophisticated methods as responding to hand-written signs that quoted the level of 'radiation' present at a given location. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT HRW urges Macedonia to stop police violence against migrants http://www.army-technology.com/news/newshrw-urges-macedonia-to-stop-police-violence-against-migrants-4656217 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newshrw-urges-macedonia-to-stop-police-violence-against-migrants-4656217 The Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged Macedonian authorities to ensure an immediate end to the police violence against migrants at the country's southern border with Greece. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT UK MoD orders additional Giraffe AMB radar systems from Saab http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsuk-mod-orders-additional-giraffe-amb-radar-systems-from-saab-4656264 http://www.army-technology.com/news/newsuk-mod-orders-additional-giraffe-amb-radar-systems-from-saab-4656264 Saab has secured a contract to supply additional Giraffe agile multi-beam (AMB) radar systems and associated equipment to the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD). Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT