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Liebherr-Werk Ehingen GmbH, the world’s leading maker of mobile cranes, and Rheinmetall, were presenting the new G-LTM 1090-4.2 protected crane at Eurosatory 2018 for the first time. Like the G-BKF protected recovery crane which debuted in Paris in 2016, it forms part of the Bundeswehr’s new generation of crane systems. In both cases, Rheinmetall supplies the protected driver’s cabs and crane cabs.

The Pandur Evolution (Evo) has been engineered by a team having more than three decades of experience of design, development, production, testing and logistic support of about 2,000 tracked vehicles. Therefore, the Pandur shares a lot of design loads and boundary conditions for the concept design, dimensioning and selection of mechanical and electrical/ electronical components and subsystems with the tracked vehicle families (ASCOD / ULAN). So far, 34 Pandur 6x6 have already been ordered by the Austrian army (Bundesheer), the first of which was delivered on 4 June. The program cost turns around EUR 105 million (USD 123 million).

Undoubtedly, Krauss-Maffei Wegmann’s concept demonstrator of tracked amphibious vehicle drew a strong attention from the visitors, namely because this amphibious APC has been designed to drive in one way and navigate the other one, each side having been designed to best operate in its environment – land or water.

At Eurosatory 2018, Nurjana exhibited its Multi Sensor Central Control System (MSCCS) based on the Software suite Mission Management Platform (MMP) to provide a complete suite of applications for a wide spectrum of planning, management and post-mission activities in the aerospace field.

It is to meet the operational efficiency requirements of the land defense optronic market in terms of observation range, mobility and intense use constraints, that iXblue, a global leader in the design and manufacturing of innovative navigation and positioning solutions, has developed Leos, a highly reliable and accurate gyrostabilized pan & tilt platform dedicated to armored vehicle panoramic sights and on-the-move observation systems.

At Eurosatory 2018 defense exhibition in Paris (France), the Serbian State Defense Company YugoImport showcases its full range of artillery systems including the NORA-B52 a 155mm 52-caliber wheeled self-propelled howitzer, the Aleksander the latest generation of fully automatic 155mm wheeled self-propelled howitzer and the Shumadia, a multi-caliber MLRS (Multiple Launcher Rocket System).

Nexter, a company of KNDS, leader in Artillery systems, was presenting several products at Eurosatory, proof of its exceptional know-how. In the field of artillery, Nexter is one of the few companies with full control over the arms-ammunition pairing. This allows Nexter to offer complete solutions, from turnkey battalion systems including maintenance, to all the essential components such as shells, calculators and the systems themselves.

Epsilor-Electric Fuel Ltd., a globally recognized manufacturer of batteries and chargers for defense applications, together with Kissling Service, an industry leading integrator of vehicle mounted defense systems, showcases Epsilor's 6T NATO battery (ELI-52526) on a Mercedes-Benz command vehicle at Eurosatory 2018, which took place in Paris on June 11-15, 2018.

The new functions include 3D visualisation and will improve situational awareness, safety, and usability, among other benefits Systematic has developed a number of innovative new features for the latest iterations of its SitaWare suite of leading command-and-control software. A wide range of evolutionary improvements have also been introduced.

System solutions for secure communications from Rohde & Schwarz allow customers to attain information superiority in deployment and digital sovereignty. The comprehensive communications architecture developed by the independent company is built around advanced software defined radios (SDR) combined with the R&S HDR family of network-capable, high data rate waveforms. At Eurosatory in Paris, Rohde & Schwarz is presenting the latest addition to the portfolio: the R&S SDAR next generation airborne radio.

IEE, manufacturer of enhanced displays for military applications, is exhibiting at EUROSATORY, the international land and airland Defence and Security exhibition, June 11-15th. In addition to a wide variety of smart and flat panel displays, IEE showcases a new 10.1-inch Widescreen Ultra Extended Graphics Array (WUXGA) multi-function display (MFD), designed for fixed and rotary wing applications with state of the art digital video capabilities.

Abaco confirmed during Eurosatory 2018 that it had won orders from a leading defense company delivering a range of solutions for electronic warfare, ISR, C4I, avionics, unmanned vehicles and cyber warfare. Abaco’s 3U VPX rugged SBC314 single board computer will be deployed on board a fleet of state of the art medium altitude unmanned vehicles, where it will be at the heart of the craft’s flight control and mission systems. The UAV is scheduled to go into service in 2019.

Senso-Optics a hi-tech company, specializing in the fields of advanced electro-optic, thermal imaging and target acquisition systems for all-weather conditions and 24/7 vision solutions primarily for defense, HLS, search & rescue and other commercial markets. The company presents its X-SEE FusIR, a hand-held or helmet-mounted miniature monoscope with VIS-FIR Fusion, at EUROSATORY 2018.

ACTIA Telecom, a company expert on high added value equipment’s & systems design for Telecom business is at EUROSATORY 2018. ACTIA Telecom is the Telecom division of ACTIA Group (Turnover of 436 M€, 3450 people, 22 subsidiaries in 16 countries over the world), with a great expertise in Satcom but also in Railway, Energy, Telecom Network Infrastructure...

Rheinmetall is presenting its new Variable Tactical Aiming Laser (VTAL) laser module at this year’s Eurosatory defence show. Extremely robust and compact, the system is specially designed for today’s shorter assault rifles. An European special operations unit recently selected the VTAL to serve as standard equipment.

ASC International FZE, based in the United Arab Emirates, displayed its Toyota Land Cruiser-based special operations vehicle (SOV) named Hornet. Lorne Stoddart, its designer and the man in charge of the company’s business development, worked several years for Jankel, whose Fox has been bought by the Belgian army for its special forces. So, he knew what criteria are relevant for a somehow light vehicle dedicated to special forces.

At Eurosatory 2018, the International Land and Airland Defense & Security Exhibition in Paris (France), International Armored Group (IAG), one of the largest privately owned armored vehicle manufacturers in the world presents its Jaws 4x4 light protected vehicle and the Guardian Xtreme 4x4 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) Vehicle.

Joint Terminal Attack Controllers (JTACs), Forward Air Controllers (FACs) and Forward Observers (FOs) are all of crucial importance for the success of efficient military operations as they bring highly valued and essential coordination with ground forces during direct offensive air operations and fire onto a precise target, iXblue announced during Eurosatory 2018.

Fischer Connectors, the global connectivity solution provider of high-performance circular connector and cable assemblies, continues to push the boundaries of technological innovation in rugged miniaturization, high-speed data transmission, sealing, and wearability. Committed to making its customers’ lives easier, on 11th June 2018 Fischer Connectors is launching a breakthrough plug & use connectivity technology with its new product line: the Fischer Freedom Series and its first product: the Fischer LP360.

SOLAR Industries, India's largest manufacturer of explosives and initiating systems, and EURENCO, the European leader in energetic materials, announced during the EUROSATORY 2018 exhibition in Paris, Villepinte (June 11-15), a strategic partnership agreement related to the supply of Explosives, Propellants, Transfer of Technology projects and to a common offer for the Bi-Modular Charge System (BMCS) project in India. 

WEW, a THIELMANN company, has signed a $27.5 million contract to supply new Hippo water container systems to the US Army, the company announced at Eurosatory 2018.  The company will supply 241 units under the contract, with delivery to begin within three months. All units will be delivered within 12 months of the contract signing. At full rate production the WEW Weitefeld facility will produce one unit per day.

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