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12 Moments Of Truth For Army Modernization In 2019

WASHINGTON: At least a dozen major Army weapons programs face big decisions in 2019. The service will launch a competition for new armored vehicles; award development contracts for scout aircraft and helicopter engines; conduct...

Algeria confirms acquisition of Chinese SM4 self-propelled mortars

Algerian Ministry of National Defense has released photographs that confirmed the acquisition of Chinese SM4 self-propelled mortar system. Several recently received SM4 self-propelled mortars were seen in video footage and photographs released on 7...

Localizing the Threat

For all of our many-splendored modern accomplishments man has really not advanced much farther than his primitive forebears when it comes to rending the very life from his enemies. Where our cave-dwelling precursors might...

SWATS: A QinetiQ Technology Triumph

Gunshot localization systems have been in use for several decades by both the military and law enforcement. Their purpose is to detect the origin of hostile gunshots and instantaneously provide a vector (directional line...

SWATS: A QinetiQ Technology Triumph

Gunshot localization systems have been in use for several decades by both the military and law enforcement. Their purpose is to detect the origin of hostile gunshots and instantaneously provide a vector (directional line...

Leonardo DRS awarded second contract for Trophy APS

The US Program Executive Office Ground Combat Systems (PEO GCS) has awarded Leonardo DRS a second contract to equip an unspecified number of US Army M1A2 Sep v2 and US Marine Corps (USMC) M1A1...

Russia’s Lotos SPH to enter state trials in 2019

The Lotos (Lotus) self-propelled howitzer (SPH) being developed by Russia’s TsNIITochMash design bureau, a subsidiary of Rostec, for the Russian Airborne Forces (VDV) will enter its state trials this year, an industry source told...

Despot 4×4 APC unveiled in Bosnia-Herzegovina

The Despot 4×4 armoured personnel carrier (APC) was unveiled during the parade in Banja Luka, marking the national day of Republika Srpska (RS), Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH), on 9 January. It is the first such vehicle...

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