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Exclusive: the IDEB 2018 international defence exhibition

The international defence exhibition IDEB Bratislava is an important showcase of defence and security technologies in Central Europe with a strong international participation of exhibitors and professional visitors. With selected audience since its first...

100 YEARS AGO: The U.S. Marines in The Great War

One of the more famous episodes in the history of the USMC occurred with the various Machine Gun Battalions that were deployed to the Great War. They had trained with 1917 Lewis Machine Guns...

Factory Tour: Meprolight Factory Tour

ABOVE: Complete thermal and night vision product line including monocular, binocular, clip-ons and dedicated magnified optics. Whenever I see recent photos of Israeli soldiers, they are almost always equipped with an optic on their...

NDIA Small Arms Group Awards 2018

Colonel George M. Chinn Award Recipient Richard D. Jones Colonel George M. Chinn Award Richard D. Jones The Chinn Award is perhaps the most prominent award ever presented in the small arms community. It...

US Army to order Bonus rounds

The US Army is about to order 500 BAE Systems Bofors Bonus 155 mm sensor-fuzed munitions as part of a larger order for the anti-tank rounds. Peter Burke, deputy project manager for combat ammunition...

IDF using Elbit Spear mortars

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has used Elbit’s Spear vehicle-mounted mortar system during border security incidents in recent months, a senior company official said. Colonel (res) Boaz Cohen, vice-president of land systems at Elbit...

New CEO for Milrem LCM

Finland’s Patria has announced the appointment of a new chief executive to lead Milrem LCM; the Estonian military land systems maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) venture in which it acquired a majority stake in...

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