New EFV prototype tests at Camp Pendleton

MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif: Approaching a black dot on the GPS system, a squawk of radio static is followed by "this is...

DRS Technologies to Produce Battlefield Digitization Systems for the US Army

DRS Technologies, PARSIPPANY, N.J.(DefenceTalk): DRS Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has received a $52 million contract to provide rugged Applique Computer Systems and...

Lockheed Martin Developing One Shot System For Snipers

Lockheed Martin, AKRON, Ohio: Lockheed Martin received a $2 million contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop the One Shot...

Unique Air Gun for Shotgunners and Rifle Enthusiasts Alike

, FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla.(DefenceTalk): GAMO USA, introduces a truly unique air gun -- the Viper Express sets a new standard as the producing the...

Australia’s Chinook Mission In Afghanistan Complete

Rotary Wing Group – Eight (RWG-8), the Australian Army Aviation Detachment, has completed its mission in Afghanistan. RWG-8 marked the End of Mission during a...

Guided Mortar Munition Goes Three-for-Three in a Series of Guided Flight Tests

Alliant Techsystems, MINNEAPOLIS: Alliant Techsystems went three-for-three in a series of guided flight tests of its Precision Guided Mortar Munition (PGMM). The flight tests...

US planes deliver French troops to Mali

The U.S. Air Force began transporting French soldiers and military equipment Jan. 21 from Istres, France to Bamako, Mali, in support of French military...

Iraqi Army continues training on M1A1 tanks

BAGHDAD: By 8:30 a.m., it is 98 degrees Fahrenheit under the tarpaulin. A group of eager Iraqi Army soldiers huddle around Sgt. Jasen Sumner...

Handbook applies lessons learned in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON: A recently published Army handbook addresses the unique set of topographical, cultural and operational challenges facing troops in Afghanistan. "What you will find in...

NATO, Afghan troops kill 52 Taliban

, NATO-led and Afghan troops have killed 52 insurgents in an operation in southern Afghanistan, according to the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF). Twenty rebels...