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The Army awarded a contract Tuesday for a helmet that weighs an average of 22 percent less than the one currently in use and...

The standard-issue combat boot that most soldiers wear today -- the one most commonly worn in Iraq and Afghanistan -- is great for sandy...

Israel's army is searching for hundreds of weapons and tens of thousands of munitions -- from its own former soldiers.It turns out that many...

The Army's been focused on lightening the load carried by Soldiers for some time now, in both equipment and protective gear. The effort has...

It's hot. Humidity is near 100 percent, and you're in full combat gear -- including chemical-biological protection. Between your helmet and mask, your entire...

A Soldier treks through treacherous terrain in a dangerous combat zone with a rucksack filled with meals ready-to-eat, first-aid gear, weapons, ammunition, radios and...

Despite the nation's budget woes, efforts to develop and distribute gear that will enable Soldiers to be more lethal and resilient in any environment...

Russia is holding talks with France on the purchase of Felin advanced "future soldier" equipment, which includes new combat clothing with body armor and...

WASHINGTON: Soldiers deploying to Afghanistan will be issued the new "MultiCam" fire-resistant Army Combat Uniform complete with new Mountain Combat Boots and MultiCam-patterned Modular...

FORT BELVOIR, Va: The Army is poised to introduce a plate-carrier vest to provide Soldiers more lightweight gear in the challenging operational environments of...