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IAG armored SUVs & combat vehicles save lives thanks of experience in vehicle armouring solutions
 
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International Armored Group (IAG) is a premium vehicle armoring company experienced in the fields of engineering, prototyping and manufacturing of armored cars, armored trucks and other armored commercial and tactical vehicles.
 

Rheinmetall’s Vingmate MR500 showcased at AUSA 2015
 
Rheinmetall’s Vingmate MR500 showcased at AUSA 2015 Rheinmetall has showcased at AUSA 2015 its latest offer to the US Army for the Grenadier Sighting System program, the Vingmate MR500 fire control system. It is the newest member in the company’s family of fire control devices, complementing the Vingmate 4500 for automatic grenade launchers, the MR800 for grenade launchers and the SL for shoulder-launched weapons, already fielded around the world.
 

Control Solutions offers its Light Weight Gun Turret on Polaris Dagor 4x4 all-terrain vehicle
 
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At AUSA 2015, American Company Control Solutions presents its Light Weight Gun Turret fiited on all-terrain vehicle Polaris Dagor. The Lightweight Motorized Gun Turret (LMGT) provides a new one-piece system that can be easily mounted on almost any vehicle. Reducing the vehicle weight will continue to be a key requirement of military and police forces worldwide.
 

At AUSA 2015 Polaris showcases a new version of its Dagor 4x4 all-terrain vehicle with 6 seats
 
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At AUSA 2015, U.S. army annual meeting and exposition, Polaris Defenses showcases a new updated version of its Dagor 4x4 all-terrain high mobility vehicle. The Dagors was developed by Polaris to fill a mobility gap for light infantry, expeditionary and special operations forces. The new variant of the Dagor is fitted with two additional seats located at the rear of the vehicle protected by a tubular frame.
 

AUSA 2015: U.S. Army Acquires 7 Additional AN/TPQ-53 Counterfire Target Acquisition Radars
 
Lockheed Martin ANTPQ-53 counterfire target acquisition radar AUSA 2015
Army Recognition learned during AUSA 2015 that the U.S. Army has ordered seven more AN/TPQ-53 counterfire target acquisition radar from Lockheed Martin. The AN/TPQ-53 is a new generation of counterfire sensor with the flexibility to adapt to uncooperative adversaries and changing missions. Designed with unconventional battlefields and irregular warfare in mind, the radar can quickly locate and neutralize mortar and rocket threats.
 

AUSA 2015: 7 Allied Nations to Acquire AeroVironment RQ-11B Raven Unmanned Aircraft Systems
 
AeroVironment RQ-11B Raven Unmanned Aircraft System AUSA 2015 news
AeroVironment, Inc. announced during AUSA 2015 it has been awarded a firm-fixed-price contract from the United States Army totaling $18,485,495 to supply initial RQ-11B Raven® unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), spare parts and contractor logistics services to seven allied nations through the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program. The AeroVironment Raven is the most widely used unmanned aircraft system in the world today. It is designed for...
 

AUSA 2015: Orbital ATK Awarded $105 Million in Contracts for Medium & Large Caliber Ammunition
 
ATK Orbital MBT 120mm ammo AUSA 2015 news
Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, announced during AUSA 2015 that the company has received domestic and international contracts for medium- and large-caliber ammunition valued at $105 million. These new orders span a range of 20, 25 and 30mm tactical and target practice ammunition for multiple U.S. and allied services for use with air, sea and land weapons platforms, as well as 120mm tactical and training ammunition for the Abrams Main Battle Tank...
 

 HDT Global presents its micro-utility vehicle robot in direct fire support variant at AUSA 2015
 
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The HDT Global Micro-Utility Vehicle robot is a utility vehicle for dismounted infantry. It carries 500 kg of logistics 100 km on internal fuel. Less than a three 1 m wide, the robot goes wherever infantry goes, climbing 45° slopes, fording streams, and navigating narrow trails. Like the Jeep and HMMWV before it, the robot is simple, tough, inexpensive and adaptable. A wide variety of mission kits already exist for it.
 

  RT Unveils a Unique Integrated Communication Solution for any Terrain at AUSA 2015
 
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RT LTA Systems Ltd. – a world-class designer, developer, and manufacturer of aerostats for use in intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, and communications applications – unveils its communications solution for its SkyStar 100 at AUSA 2015.
 

CTI Latest High-End COTS Rugged Computing Technologies for the Tactical Battlefield Arena
 
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Computech International (CTI) is a technology service provider delivering high quality solutions including unique ruggedized computing and communication solutions for a variety of military, first responder, and industrial environments. At AUSA 2015, the company showcases its latest high-end rugged computing technologies for the infantry soldier, as well as its solutions for tactical platforms.
 

Video Inform Demonstrates Unmatched Detection and Profiling of Targets Software at AUSA 2015  
 
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Video Inform – a leading developer of cutting-edge cognitive vision technologies and solutions – will showcase at the upcoming AUSA event the latest version of the 'Visual Profiler' – its breakthrough software in the area of operational Geospatial Intelligence and airborne ISR mission applications. The software is designed for target detection and acquisition on aerial/satellite imagery.
 

  Oshkosh Defense winning JLTV Joint Light Tactical Vehicle for US Army and Marines at AUSA 2015
 
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Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, is featuring the winning Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) at AUSA in Washington, D.C. October 12-14, 2015. Oshkosh's JLTV is the next-generation light military vehicle delivering an exceptional combination of troop protection, transportability, off-road mobility, speed, power and life-cycle value.
 

Latest MaxxPro MRAP with blast protection and Electronic Stability Control of Navistar Defense  
 
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Navistar Defense, LLC is displaying, for the first time, its latest MaxxPro® MRAP. A Reset vehicle coming straight from the Reset line in West Point, Miss., this vehicle has an enhanced level of blast protection and features the Electronic Stability Control (ESC).
 

AUSA 2015: U.S. Army Acquires BAE Systems’ Laser-Guided Rockets for Immediate Deployment
 
BAE Systems APKWS AUSA 2015 news
BAE Systems announced at AUSA 2015 that the U.S. Army has procured an initial quantity of the Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) laser-guided rockets for use in ongoing operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. This deployment marks the first time U.S. Army personnel will be able to benefit from the laser-guided rocket, which has proven highly successful for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps.
 

Sikorsky Showcasing the S-97 RAIDER Helicopter for the First Time to the Public at AUSA 2015
 
Sikorsky S-97 RAIDER AUSA 2015 news
At this year’s Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting (AUSA 2015), Sikorsky is showcasing the new S-97 RAIDER Helicopter for the first time to the public. The helicopter on display is aircraft #2. The S-97 RAIDER is a rigid coaxial rotor helicopter designed to demonstrate a game-changing combination of maneuverability, hover ability, range, speed, endurance and survivability. The first flight was conducted on May 22nd this year.
 

Safran Companies Showcase Innovations for U.S. Armed Forces at AUSA 2015
 
SAFRAN Stand MOSKITO AUSA 2015 news
Multiple Safran companies are participating together to the first time as the Association of the U.S. Army (AUSA) Annual Conference in Washington , D.C. from October 12-14,2015. Vectronix Inc., Optics 1, Sagem Avionics, MorphoTrak, and Morpho Detection are all exhibiting at the Vectronix Inc. booth (#2625) under the Safran brand.
 

FAUN Trackway Showcasing the HGMS-IV Heavy Ground Mobility System at AUSA 2015
 
FAUN Trackway USA HGMS-IV AUSA 2015 news
FAUN Trackway USA is at the Association of United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. (12-14) October to showcase the newest additions to its product portfolio. The company is focusing on its recently launched Heavy Ground Mobility System - Independent Variant (HGMS-IV), a specially designed hybrid of FAUN Trackway's flagship Heavy Ground Mobility System (HGMS) that has been customised to include a stand-alone power supply.
 

General Dynamics presents its full range of Flyer Lightweight Tactical Vehicles at AUSA 2015
 
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The Flyer Lightweight, Tactical Vehicles is a family of highly mobile, fully modular, Internal and External Air Transport (IAT) compliant, military grade, mission-ready vehicles. General Dynamics is providing its Flyer advanced light strike vehicle as the GMV 1.1. General Dynamics developed the Flyer to fill operational gaps in air-transportable lightweight vehicle, which can be reconfigured rapidly for a variety of missions.
 

  Northrop Grumman releases its Hellhound light reconnaissance vehicle at AUSA 2015
 
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The US-based defense giant Northrop Grumman unveiled on October 12 at AUSA 2015 its brand new Hellhound reconnaissance truck prototype. Developed to fulfill US Army's Light Reconnaissance Vehicle acquisition programme, the Hellhound has been designed to be used by light infantry, border police, National Guard or even first responders.
 

 General Dynamics Stryker DVH Engineering Change Proposal (ECP) at AUSA 2015 
 
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At AUSA 2015, General Dynamics displays the Stryker DVH Engineering Change Proposal (ECP) Vehicle, showcasing four major upgrades across power generation, featuring smart displays and a new digital backbone and an optimized driveline to increase mobility.
 

  AUSA 2015: FNH USA unveils a brand new set of advanced firearms
 
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At AUSA 2015 in Washington DC, the leading firearms manufacturer FNH USA, part of the Belgian Herstal Group, is disclosing for the first time a whole set of brand new firearms: the FN CSR-20, FN Ballista, MK46/48 MOD I, FN 15 DMR and FNS Compact-9 and -40.
 

BAE Systems presents the project of Expeditionary Light Tank able to be airdropped by C-130
 
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BAE Systems presents a full range of technologies and solutions at the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting and Exposition in Washington, D.C., October 12-14, 2015, including the project of Expeditionary Light Tank that could be airdropped.
 

Harris Corp improves warfighters' communications network with the Embeddable Modular Radio  
 
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The Embeddable Modular Radio (EMR) from Harris Corporation enabled warfighters to expand their communications network during the U.S. Marine Corps’ recent Talon Reach VI combat training exercise. The multi-day event incorporated leading-edge technologies, such as the Harris EMR, into a variety of simulated missions.
 

 Elbit Systems showcases its new Firefly modular radio communications power amplifiers 
 
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Army Aviators will discover that they can get clearer communications at greater ranges when Elbit Systems of America, LLC, showcases its new family of lightweight modular radio communications power amplifiers, FIREFLY, at the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) in Washington, D.C., October 12-14.
 

Israeli Trophy LV active protection system against RPG threats on Oshkosh M-ATV at AUSA 2015
 
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At AUSA 2015, Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd., developer and manufacturer of TROPHY APS, the world's only operational and combat-proven active protection system for armored vehicles, displays its lighter, TROPHY LV (light vehicle) on an Oshkosh Defense M-ATV Base (SXB) 4X4 Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle at AUSA, Washington DC.
 

FLIR Releases Griffin 844 Desktop Trace Detector for Enhanced Security Screening at AUSA 2015
 
FLIR Griffin 844 Trace Detector AUSA 2015 News
FLIR System today announced the release of the FLIR Griffin 844, the latest addition to its leading-edge Griffin 800-series desktop chemical trace detector product line used by security officials to screen personal belongings, parcels, cargo, skin, vehicles, and other surfaces for explosives and narcotics threats. The Griffin 844 delivers a significantly lower false alarm rate than other offerings, offers expandability to address future threats...
 

Lockheed Martin Unveils ICARUS: A Solution to Respond to Threats from Unmanned Aerial Systems
 
Lockheed Martin ICARUS counter UAS AUSA 2015 news
At this year’s Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting (AUSA 2015), Lockheed Martin unveiled a new capability that will allow users to detect and counter emerging threats from Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). The solution, ICARUS™, was designed to operate defensively in various threat environments.
 

Elbit Systems of America Demonstrates at AUSA Advanced Cockpit Capabilities For Army Pilots
 
Elbit Systems Helicopter Cockpit AUSA 2015 news
Elbit Systems of America demonstrates its cockpit advancements at the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) in Washington, D.C., October 12-14.  These highly technical solutions give Army Aviators clarity during bad weather and poor conditions to improve their mission effectiveness.
 

  Raytheon Showcasing its Pike 40 mm Precision-Guided Munition for the First Time at AUSA 2015
 
Raytheon Pike AUSA 2015 news
At AUSA 2015, Raytheon is showcasing for the first time the Pike 40mm precision guided munition. Raytheon's Pike weapon measures 40 mm in diameter, only a half-inch larger than the 25 mm rounds fired by some military machine guns like those in the F-35 fighter jet and the M2 Bradley Fighting Vehicle. Soldiers can fire the two-pound, 16.8-inch long Pike munition from a rifle-mounted grenade launcher.
 

  General Dynamics Land Systems displays M1A2 SEPV3 most advanced digital main battle tank
 
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General Dynamics Land Systems displays the most technologically advanced digital main battle tank at AUSA 2015, the M1A2 SEP V3, which includes upgrades to power generation, increased survivability, fuel savings and network improvements.
 

Oshkosh Defense unveils its new M-ATV 6x6 technology demonstrator at AUSA 2015  
 
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Oshkosh Defense LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation Company unveils the Oshkosh(R) MRAP All-Terrain Vehicle (M-ATV) 6x6 Technology Demonstrator, at AUSA in Washington, D.C. October 12 14, 2015. The M-ATV 6x6 Technology Demonstrator builds upon the protection and off-road mobility performance of the battle-proven M-ATVs, while providing more interior volume for up to 15 soldiers, as well as greater payload capacity and all-wheel steer for exceptional maneuverability.