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More Body Armor Headed to Warfighters On the Battlefield

More Body Armor Headed to Warfighters On the Battlefield

Hard armor inserts are worn inside the fronts, backs, and sides of outer tactical vests and provide advanced torso protection against increased threats on the battlefield. For more than four decades, BAE Systems has partnered with customers worldwide to develop […]


Combat Rescue Helicopter: Air Force Backing Away from Its Bravest Warfighters

Combat Rescue Helicopter: Air Force Backing Away from Its Bravest Warfighters

After a dozen years of continuous combat in Southwest Asia, the term “warfighter” is in danger of being devalued by our political culture. In our eagerness to honor all those who serve, we make it sound like everybody who dons […]


Army showcases energy-efficient technologies for warfighters

Army showcases energy-efficient technologies for warfighters

The Army displayed energy-efficient technologies in the Pentagon courtyard that are used or being developed to make Soldiers more effective on the battlefield. The G-4 Operational Energy team hosted the event Nov. 14, showcasing technologies such as a rigid wall […]


BAE Systems to Deliver Head Mounted Displays to US Army

BAE Systems to Deliver Head Mounted Displays to US Army

BAE Systems has received a $21.7 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity order for Head Mounted Displays from the U.S. Army Program Executive Office Soldier. The Head Mounted Display, also known by its company product name Remote Eyepiece Display Imager, or RED-I, […]


Team accelerates test, delivers B-1B close-air support capability to warfighter

Team accelerates test, delivers B-1B close-air support capability to warfighter

A developmental test team here partnered with an operational test team from Texas to accelerate testing and deliver to the warfighter B-1B Lancers that can find and strike moving targets in close-air support of ground troops even quicker than before. […]


Warfighter Support Needs ‘Fast Lane’

Warfighter Support Needs ‘Fast Lane’

The Defense Department must institute a “fast lane” that is more agile than traditional requirements, acquisition and budgeting, the undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics said here today. Ashton B. Carter told an audience at the Brookings Institution […]


Space team improves GPS capability for warfighters

Space team improves GPS capability for warfighters

Joint force warfighters around the globe will soon be able to assess real-time and future GPS accuracy, both where they are and where they’re going, with a new capability developed by the 2nd Space Operations Squadron’s Global Positioning System User […]


Air Force Researchers Showcase Integrated Training Capabilities

Air Force Researchers Showcase Integrated Training Capabilities

Researchers from the Air Force Research Laboratory’s 711th Human Performance Wing Human Effectiveness directorate’s Warfighter Readiness Research division showcased their integrated training capabilities at the 2010 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference in Orlando, Fla. Their mission is to develop […]


Career change benefits frontline warfighter

Career change benefits frontline warfighter

TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, PA.: When you see [Lake Ariel resident] Michael Verton helping employees conduct Lean events, it’s hard for some to imagine that this cheerful, fun loving and very young-looking “kid” was a full-time warfighter only a short while […]


 
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