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JIEDDO Holds Competition for New Counter-IED Systems

JIEDDO Holds Competition for New Counter-IED Systems

This week at Fort Benning, Georgia, defense contractors are competing to provide the latest technologies to defeat IEDs. The Joint IED Defeat Organization partnered with the Army Research Lab and the Maneuver Battle Lab, at the Maneuver Center of Excellence […]


82nd Airborne Division’s fall JOAX includes counter-IED scenarios

82nd Airborne Division’s fall JOAX includes counter-IED scenarios

The U.S. Army Forces Command Counter-IED Integration Cell recently developed and implemented training packages to complement the upcoming Joint Operational Access Exercise held here, Sept. 14-20. Counter-IED, referred to as C-IED, training is a command priority, and is included in […]


EOD supports Afghan Army’s counter-IED training

EOD supports Afghan Army’s counter-IED training

Soldiers with 2nd Platoon, 49th Explosive Ordinance Disposal Company, attached to the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), supported the Afghan National Army’s EOD team from the 4th Kandak, 1st Brigade, 203rd Corps, with running a counter […]


Diehl Presents Defence Expertise at IDEX 2013

Diehl Presents Defence Expertise at IDEX 2013

Diehl Defence is displaying a cross-section of advanced equipment for armies, air forces and navies at its 210 square meter exhibition stand at the IDEX from February 17 to 21, 2013 in Abu Dhabi. The product portfolio not only includes […]


Counter IED Lab Saves Lives in Afghanistan

Counter IED Lab Saves Lives in Afghanistan

Of all the weapons deployed by terrorists the improvised explosive device (IED) is the most effective, causing more combat casualties than any other method of attack in Afghanistan. NATO Exploitation Level Two for C-IED requires intermediate processing of information in […]


Threat of Terrorist IED’s Growing, Expanding, General Says

Threat of Terrorist IED’s Growing, Expanding, General Says

The threat posed by crude homemade bombs known as improvised explosive devices is growing and spreading across the globe, and will be the terrorists’ weapon of choice for decades, the commander of the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization said […]


Counter-IED software to support warfighters in Afghanistan

Counter-IED software to support warfighters in Afghanistan

Three cadets spent part of their summer secluded in a locked research lab with its windows blackened inside Mahan Hall. Their contribution to a research project yielded results which, given its classified status, they can’t really talk much about. Suffice […]


K-9 teams help IED fight in Afghanistan

K-9 teams help IED fight in Afghanistan

Everyone is familiar with the tools Soldiers use on today’s modern battlefield. People often think of rifles, hand grenades and up-armored vehicles — but what about dogs? Soldiers deployed to Afghanistan with the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry […]


Division West Soldiers test new technology to defeat IEDs

Division West Soldiers test new technology to defeat IEDs

Military combat engineers and civilian technical experts gathered here recently to conduct a series of experiments aimed at providing Soldiers with new technology in the counter-improvised explosive device fight. A diverse group of scientists, trainers and Soldiers from across the […]


 
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