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US Army Unit Bolsters Abrams Tanks With ‘Reactive’ Armor

GRAFENWOEHR TRAINING AREA, Germany: Tank and maintenance crews from the 1st Battalion, 66th Armor Regiment assigned here are giving their M1A2 Abrams main battle...
M2A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicle

1-68 Armor Regiment brings armor to Estonia

A fleet of M2A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicles and M1A2 Abrams tanks belonging to 1st Battalion, 68th Armor Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade, 4th Infantry Division,...

Safariland Unveils Groundbreaking Armor at SHOT Show

Safariland continues to innovate with armor purpose-built for performance and comfort The Safariland Group ('Safariland') today debuted the all-new Safariland® Armor collection, a complete line...

US Army upgrades body armor, saves money

It is not every day you can get half of the latest and greatest product in any industry, but that is exactly what a...

New Ground X-Vehicle Technology Program Aims to Protect With Less Armor

For the past 100 years of mechanized warfare, protection for ground-based armored fighting vehicles and their occupants has boiled down almost exclusively to a...

US Army continues to expand body armor analysis work to protect Soldiers

Researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, or ARL continue to expand body armor analysis work to protect Soldiers - not only protecting their...

Army’s manufacturing improvements yield lighter body armor

Soldiers facing rugged terrain and extreme temperatures are continually searching for ways to reduce the weight of their gear. In a search for solutions to...

Russian Military to Receive Nano-Armor by 2015 – Report

A Russian company is developing nanotechnology that would allow production of light-weight ceramic armor for the military and police as early as by the...

Savings served up for Bradley armor plates

When a military contractor approached the Army with a proposal for significant savings on armor tiles for the Bradley Fighting Vehicle, the impulse to...

New Anti-RPG Armour System Makes Debut At IDEX 2013

AmSafe Bridport Ltd is displaying Tarian for the first time in the Middle East at IDEX. This revolutionary, lightweight and flexible rocket propelled grenade...