armored vehicles

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What history is there of attacks with small arms and explosives on non-military commercial armored vehicles? DSIAC Basic Center of Operations (BCO) staff contacted...
December 4, 2017 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 29 September 2017, Yasmin Tadjdeh
The Abrams has for decades been considered the world’s premier tank. However, experts say that the T-14 Armata, a next-generation platform that the Russians are developing, could...
November 20, 2017 | Source: Business Insider; businessinsider.com, 29 October 2017, Daniel Brown
Dozens of defense contractors showed off their latest gear and technology at the annual International Police Chief Association conference and exhibition this past week in...
October 23, 2017 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 26 August 2017, Stew Magnuson
Mention the words “Future Combat Systems” around Army officials, lawmakers or think tank types and their gut reaction will inevitably be a groan. In fact, it’s probably not a good...
July 31, 2017 | Source: Defense News, defensenews.com, 6 April 2017, Jen Judson
The Army is speeding up development work on its future Modular Active Protection System for combat vehicles. As the service works on expediting interim solutions for combat...
June 22, 2017 | Source: Military.com, 21 June 2017, Matthew Cox
After years of combat in the Middle East, the U.S. Army still clings to its desert-colored M1 Abrams tanks and combat vehicles. This became a challenge for Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges,...
June 19, 2017 | Source: DefenseTech, defensetech.org, 17 March 2017, Matt Cox
U.S. Army leaders and industry experts on Wednesday discussed what a next-generation armored vehicle might look like and protection was not a top priority. It’s been three years...
December 5, 2016 | Source: Defense Talk, defensetalk.com
Power, observation, mobility, ergonomics, firing accuracy, communication, and, of course, best survivability: these are the basic requirements that have led to the development and...
June 8, 2016 | Source: Barbara Opall-Rome, Defense News
HAIFA, Israel — Elbit Systems, the Israeli firm whose Helmet Mounted System (HMS) is used on helicopters and fighters worldwide, including the new F-35, is debuting a similar...