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ATLAS: Killer Robot? No. Virtual Crewman? Yes.

Alarming headlines to the contrary, the US Army isn’t building robotic “killing machines.” What they really want artificial intelligence to do in combat is much more interesting. …read more Read more here:: Breaking Defense...

FN Herstal secures significant deal in Portugal

The Portuguese Army is to receive a comprehensive number of small arms between 2019 and 2022, a source within Army Headquarters told Jane’s on 28 February. A multi-year contract was recently awarded by the...

K-8 jet trainer seen with Angolan Air Force markings

A photograph circulating on the Chinese blogging site Weibo has indicated that Angola is in the process of acquiring Hongdu K-8 jet trainer aircraft. The photograph showed Luo Ronghuai, president of the Aviation Industry...

U.S. Marine Corps officially accept its first JLTV

The U.S. Marine Corps officially accepted its first Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) after years of testing, approval and final construction. In a series of posts on Twitter on 28 February said the first...

U.S. Army snipers conduct field test of upgraded rifle

U.S. Operational Test Command has announced a field test of the upgraded sniper rifle in the shadows of the fabled Rocky Mountains. According to a statement, Eight Ivy Division snipers with the 2nd Infantry...

GD Receives $2.7 Billion For Stryker Support Work

The Army has awarded General Dynamics [GD] Land System two contracts totaling $2.7 billion for Stryker support work, including retrofitting vehicles and providing logistics services, the Pentagon said Thursday. Both deals are five-year contracts...

GD Receives $2.7 Billion For Stryker Support Work

The Army has awarded General Dynamics [GD] Land System two contracts totaling $2.7 billion for Stryker support work, including retrofitting vehicles and providing logistics services, the Pentagon said Thursday. Both deals are five-year contracts...

China army uses mock-up of T-90 tank for combat training

A mock-up of a Russian-made T-90 main battle tank, based on wheeled platform, was spotted at Chinese Army proving ground. The photograph was shared online triggering an avalanche of comments, from the suggestion that...

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