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The Etienne Lacroix group took advantage of this 26th edition to exhibit, through its new trading subsidiary Unitive, some additional equipment for the equipment of the French forces. Unitive is a young company created at the end of 2016, specializing in the distribution of products and services (supply of equipment, training, logistics) for the benefit of the armed forces, police and gendarmerie, etc.

MBDA, an International developer and manufacturer of missiles with headquarter in France continues the development of Enforcer, a new one-man portable shoulder-launched on-shot guided weapon system. The Enforcer will be offered to the German army, where it could complement the Wirkmittel 90 infantry weapon which has an effective range of 1,200 meters, offering an additional munition for the system.

General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS) presents its new mechanized bridge layer system mounted on the chassis of the Mowag Piranha IIIC wheeled armoured vehicle during Eurosatory 2018, the International Land and Airland Defence & Security Exhibition in Paris, France. The Piranha IIIC is fitted with the Variable Folding Bridge (VFB) designed and manufactured by the British Company Pearson Engineering.

Arnold Defense, the American-based international defense manufacturer and supplier of 2.75-inch rocket launchers, is announcing successful test firing results of their “FLETCHER” land-based, 2.75-inch/70mm Weapon System during an interview with Army Recognition Defense and Security Web TV News channel at Eurosatory 2018 defense exhibition in Paris, France.

ExAct Titan Lite is a compact and clever fire protection system for small military vehicles. Only three components (two flame detectors and an extinguishing cylinder) are enough to protect the crew and the vehicle against fires. The components operate autonomously; a separate control unit is not required. The system was presented for the first time at Eurosatory 2018.

For nearly 30 years, Getac has been a leading global manufacturer of rugged NoteBooks, notepads and solutions for the use of tactical information and tactical field management systems. GETAC masters the design of its products and meets the most stringent use criteria (readability in full sun, optimal processor power, reduced heat dissipation, high battery life, etc.). The company has a great knowledge of the constraints related to operating in difficult military environments. Hardened GETAC products are covered by an accidental breakage and damage warranty of three to seven years with removal and return on site included.

Train as you mean to fight! Rheinmetall’s innovative and versatile Legatus live simulation technology doesn’t just enable realistic training of entire units and formations using original equipment, even in urban environments. It also makes highly detailed control and evaluation of exercises possible, an indispensable prerequisite for tactical leaders eager to discover and address possible weak points. At Eurosatory 2018 Rheinmetall is showcasing its Legatus Live Simulation technology especially dedicated for urban operations (UO) training.

Azur Drones has launched its Drones'Guard offer, a range of innovative solutions dedicated to law enforcement, military forces and security teams. Supported by a large French industrial family, the group has been developing these solutions for three years thanks to a R & D team of 35 people spread over the Bordeaux and Sophia Antipolis sites.

EODH from Greece showcased its wide range of products during the Eurosatory 2018 exhibition. The company produces armour and protection packages for vehicle platforms, as well as anti-mine/blast seats, based on its extensive know-how from the participation in international and national projects, including the manufacturing of the Hellenic Army Leopard 2A6 HEL.

Rheinmetall continues to widen its lead as the world’s foremost supplier of advanced soldier systems. Besides the world premiere of the Argus New Generation, at Eurostory 2018 in Paris, the Düsseldorf-based specialist for security and mobility was showcasing the Future Soldier – Extended System (IdZ-ES) used by the German Bundeswehr, along with the advanced Gladius 2.0.

At Eurosatory 2018, the International Defense Exhibition in Paris, Serbian State Defense Company Yugoimport SDPR presents its latest technologies and innovations about electronic warfare systems, small arms, weapon stations, ammunition, ground radar, individual equipment and unmanned aerial/ground drones. Today Yugoimport has a successful several decades long history of trading in armaments, defense equipment and technology transfers.

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.

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