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Sillinger displays 470 SRD SUB for the first time during the SOFINS Special Forces Operations Equipment exhibition that was held in France from 29 June to 1 July 2021. Since 1962, the Sillinger boatyard, named after its founder Tibor Sillinger, has specialized in folding and semi-rigid inflatable boats for military and professional use.
The French company TECHNAMM, a designer of military vehicles unveils a new concept of tactical vehicle named Land Tech 3.5 at SOFINS 2021, the Special Operations Forces Innovation Network Seminar and Exhibition. The new vehicle is based on the new pickup LandTrek manufactured by the French company Peugeot.
NemoSens is a micro-AUV, the latest in the RTSys range, completing the offer by offering a very light, small, lower-cost underwater drone while benefiting from the mature features of the Comet-300 range: navigation, communication and positioning acoustic.
The idea of the K9 Vision System comes from an operational need of the special forces. New training techniques implemented to operational dogs like laser guiding and remote control open new fields of use no longer limited by the visual range of the guide. Hence the decision of starting a new technological mission: to create a system enabling to see what the dog discovers in real-time and give it orders when they are out of visual range.
According to information obtained during the SOFINS 2021, Special Operations Forces Network Seminar and Exhibition, from the French company UNAC, the Rapid Intervention Droppable Equipment for Raiders (RIDER) will enter in service with airborne troops of the French Army.
The French firm SEAir displays the Eflyco, a semi-rigid motorized boat equipped with retractable lifting foils during Sofins 2021. Established in Lorient (Morbihan), SEAir is a design office dedicated to the flight function of sailing and motorboats of today and the future.
Since 2008, Inpixial has been a supplier of on-board and real-time image processing solutions for the defense and security markets: design of video processing algorithms, compact low-consumption electronic cards, optronic systems for drones, robots or air, land or sea vehicles, mission software.
Centigon France, a sister company of Centigon Security Group, a world leading provider of civil and military armoured vehicles, displays Fortress 200 Intervention during the SOFINS Special Forces Operations Equipment exhibition that was held in France from 29 June to 1 July 2021.
Airbus has developed a wide range of rotorcraft tailored for special operations including the H145M, the H225M, and the NH90. Already in service, the H145M and the H225M have proven their worth, while the NH90 is evolving to adapt to the specific needs of the special forces with the upcoming Standard 2.
The 2021 edition of SOFINS is the opportunity for the Arquus Hornet Business Unit to present its range of Hornet teleoperated weapon stations, already chosen by the French Army to equip its new generation of combat vehicles: the Griffon, Jaguar and Serval.
Merio is an equipment supplier for the various types of carriers: drones, gyros, planes, helicopters, aerostats, land vehicles, boats, etc. Specialized in the design of payloads, the company offers a range of high performance gyrostabilized turrets weighing less than 10 kg, as well as a full picture operator chain. During Sofins 2021, Merio displays Temis M25.
French Company Soframe presents the Outfielder, a new generation of Special Forces vehicle at SOFINS 2021, the Special Operations Forces Network Seminar that takes place in the military camp of Souge near Bordeaux, France.
At SOFINS 2021, the French company Nexter Systems presents a solution of fire support vehicle for Special Forces using its ARX-20 20mm cannon mounted on a Masstech T6 6x6 light tactical vehicle.
The Verney-Carron company is one of the oldest firearms manufacturers in the world. Founded in 1820 in Saint-Etienne, the French armory capital city, Verney-Carron is a family business based on several strategic activities: the production of security weapons with Flash-Ball launchers, 40 * 46mm grenade launchers and the Vertac range of rifles, and the production of defense weapons composed of the VCD 15, VCD 10, and VCD 9.
Wildsteer is a French manufacturer of tactical knives, located in Saint Etienne. Each of the company's products is designed directly with the operational units: GIGN, RAID, all the French Special Forces, Air, Sea, Land and certain army corps, ALAT, FELIN. Survive, fight, defend, get out of a dangerous situation, be in tactical support.
French Company ECA Group integrates Controp EO/IR camera on its IT180 UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) to provide reconnaissance capabilities day and night.
Coupling between the Metravib Pilar V and the Nodadem NX70 micro-drone: Novadem presents a new operational concept, resulting from the pooling of two cutting-edge technologies, more precisely the interoperability between the acoustic gunshot detection system Pilar V and the NX70 intelligence micro-drone.
A Lyon-based SME specializing in the design and manufacture of latest generation CBRN protection and decontamination systems, Ouvry develops its products in partnership with end users to meet their operational needs. These innovative products are intended for all types of operators: soldiers, Special Forces, pilots, deminers, law enforcement, firefighters, first responders, Civil Security, critical infrastructure and transport services. The French company showcases CBRN protection equipments during the Special Forces Exhibition, SOFINS.
Argo vehicles are successfully deployed with NATO and other forces around the world. The amphibious capabilities coupled with the high mobility and polyvalence of the MIL XT-LF make it a vehicle easily suitable for a large range of support missions, off-road and under harsh conditions. Ontario Drive & Gear Ltd, the parent company of Argo, is an ISO-certified organization with more than 50 years of experience in the engineering and manufacturing of vehicles adapted to extreme climates.
Novadem specializes in aerial robotics. For 15 years, the Aixoise company has been designing and marketing drones intended for the civil and military markets with industrial expertise. Its solutions are now used around the world and are among the few combat-proven micro-drones.
Founded in 1993, the French company PGM Précision specializes in the design, manufacture, and sale of high precision rifles. PGM Precision equips French forces and elite units. It also exports to 45 countries. Thanks to its expertise, PGM offers a whole range of high-quality accessories. At SOFINS 2021, the entire range of rifles and accessories from PGM can be seen and many innovations are present, like the Hécate II sniper rifle.
The European leading robotics and autonomous systems developer and system integrator Milrem Robotics demonstrates its THeMIS Combat Support tracked unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) with partners Glenair and FN Herstal at the SOFINS Special Operations Forces Network Seminar and Exhibition that takes place near Bordeaux, France, from June 29 until July 1st.
On SOFINS 2021, Unitive presents new models of equipment, including several references of ballistic protection helmets from the Austrian manufacturer Zenturio C1300 H and Hoplitjump, First Responder and Rifle Helmet. Ulbrichts Protection titanium helmets protect almost the entire surface.
According to information released during SOFINS 2021, Special Operations Forces Network Seminar and Exhibition, Airbus will place a dedicated UHF (Ultra High Frequency) military communications hosted payload onboard the EUTELSAT 36D telecommunications satellite. As the leading provider of military satellite communications (milsatcom) services in Europe, Airbus will be able to offer a new UHF communications service to the armed forces, particularly those of European countries and NATO allies.
At the SOFINS 2021 Special Forces Framework Seminar and Exhibition, Safran Electronics & Defense is introducing the new Geonyx M inertial navigation and pointing system. It joins the Geonyx range for land vehicles, as well as the Argonyx line for large surface ships and Black-Onyx for submarines.