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Final Trophy Active Protection Systems Delivered to U.S. Army

TEL AVIV, JANUARY 6, 2020 – Leonardo DRS, Inc. and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. of Israel (Rafael) announced today that they have completed the delivery of Trophy Active Protection Systems (APS) ordered by the U.S. Army for installation on … Continue reading

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US Has Ordered More than 11,000 JLTV Oshkosh

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Army Gets New Individual First Aid Kit, the IFAK II

WWW.Army.mil reported that soldiers will now be issued a new Individual First Aid Kit or IFAK2. The new, enhanced, kit contains the same treatment supplies as the original kit but adds a second tourniquet CAT, a tactical combat casualty card … Continue reading

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If You Thought Beretta’s M9 Was Headed For The Assisted Living Facility, Think Again!

The U.S. Army renewed its commitment to the  Beretta 9mm M9 by awarding Beretta a contract for up to 100,000 M9 pistols. An initial order for 4,600 pistols has already been released. All of the pistols will be manufactured in Beretta’s … Continue reading

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Picatinny Wins 6 Out Of 10 Awards For Best Army Inventions

40mm Infrared Illuminant Cartridge, M992: Soldiers now have capabilities to engage the enemy far more effectively during night operations. The Army’s new infrared illuminating cartridges/projectiles produce infrared light that is invisible to the naked eye, but is clearly visible through … Continue reading

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