Free Newsletter
Register for our Free Newsletters
Newsletter
Zones
Airport, Border and Port Safety and Security
Left Nav Sep
Bioterrorism
Left Nav Sep
Civil Aircraft
Left Nav Sep
Civil Airlines, Airports and Services
Left Nav Sep
Communications and Navigation
Left Nav Sep
Education, Training and Professional Services
Left Nav Sep
Manufacturing and Materials
Left Nav Sep
Military and Defence Facilities
Left Nav Sep
Military Aviation
Left Nav Sep
Military Vehicles
Left Nav Sep
Naval Systems
Left Nav Sep
Personal Equipment
Left Nav Sep
Software and IT Services
Left Nav Sep
Space and Satellite
Left Nav Sep
Weapons, Ammunition and Explosives
Left Nav Sep
View All
Other Carouselweb publications
Carousel Web
Defense File Logo
New Material Logo
Pro Health Service Zone
Pro Manufacturing Zone
Prosecurity Zone
Web Lec Logo
Pro Engineering Zone
 
 
 
Military Vehicles
1000th MRAP all terrain vehicle handed over to US Armed Forces
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 03 December, 2009
Oshkosh has delivered the 1000th ATV to the US armed forces marking the start of a production run of 1000 MRAP vehicles per month until April
 
Successful energy efficiency study leads to further EDA contracts for BMT
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 02 December, 2009
The European Defence Agency has rewarded BMT’s earlier success with further research contracts on electric armour and unmanned vehicles
 
Warthogs to be fitted out in new Welsh facility
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 26 November, 2009
Investment by Thales in facility for fitting out the Warthog all-terrain tracked armoured vehicles is welcomed by the Welsh First Minister
 
US army places order for 14.5 tonne armoured vehicles
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 25 November, 2009
Ten variants of the LAV II light armoured vehicle to be supplied by General Dynamics to the US Army beginning April 2011 in $2.2 billion contract
 
Warthogs arrive in the UK for integration work
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 25 November, 2009
The first of the mighty Warthog Armoured Vehicles ordered for troop support in Afghanistan has arrived in the UK for fitting out work and integration
 
Minister opens Welsh facility for armoured vehicles
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 24 November, 2009
Thales armoured vehicle integration facility in Camarthenshire has been opened by the Minister for Wales
 
General Dynamics to produce Stryker vehicles for U.S. Army
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 12 October, 2009
The U.S. Army TACOM Lifecycle Management Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems a $647 million contract for 352 Stryker vehicles.
 
Elbit Systems ETC Mark IV Rugged Tactical Vehicle Computer
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 06 October, 2009
Elbit Systems has unveiled its newest tactical computer, the ETC Mark IV, designed to deliver a powerful computer capabilities within cramped vehicle conditions.
 
SAIC to help improve mobility, reliability, and safety of weaponized vehicles
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 01 October, 2009
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a task order by the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) - Crane Division to provide engineering, technical, and management support to the Wheeled Tactical Vehicle (WTV) Support Shelter and Vehicle Automated Diagnostic System (VADS) program initiatives.
 
Delivery of combat-ready Warthog for British Army on schedule Singapore
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 28 September, 2009
British soldiers in Afghanistan will be receiving better protection against mines, increased operational mobility, and higher payload when the Warthog All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) enter service.
 
L-3 WESCAM to support U.S. Army?s Iraqi Air Force reconstruction program
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 23 September, 2009
L-3 WESCAM has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract to provide more than 50 MX-15D electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) imaging turrets with designating capability to the U.S. Army. The contract is in support of the Army’s Iraqi Air Force Reconstruction Program.
 
Abrams tank computer upgrade
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 22 September, 2009
GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms has secured an order from General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) of Sterling Heights, MI for 3U VPX single board computers, graphics processors, disk subsystems and switches in support of GDLS’s work on the Abrams Evolutionary Design (AED) program for the M1A2 tank.
 
New crew display system from Rockwell Collins
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 11 September, 2009
Rockwell Collins has introduced a Integrated Crew Display System (ICDS) for military vehicles. The system provides enhanced situational awareness resulting in increased crew safety and mission effectiveness.
 
Integrated Crew Display System to enhance situational awareness for the warfighter
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 09 September, 2009
To provide enhanced situational awareness, Rockwell Collins has introduced the Integrated Crew Display System (ICDS) for military vehicles.
 
L-3 WESCAM to exhibit new MX-10 EO/IR imaging turret at Helitech Duxford
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 03 September, 2009
L-3 WESCAM, a wholly owned subsidiary of L-3 Communications, announced today that its MX-10 EO/IR turret will be on display at Chalet 10 at the Helitech Duxford tradeshow in Cambridge, U.K., 22-24 September, 2009. In addition, L-3 will offer live demonstrations of the newly released turret.
 
Elbit Systems and G-NIUS contract for development of next-generation UGV
Unmanned Vehicles : 03 September, 2009
New unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) will offer improved operational flexibility and performance and will provide combat support
 
GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms - $645,000 Order From General Dynamics Land Systems
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 25 August, 2009
GBX410 Gigabit Ethernet switch to be deployed in Abrams tank
 
U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center
Unmanned Vehicles : 16 August, 2009
Simulated reconnaissance demonstration will highlight robots and military vehicles
 
Curtiss-Wright awarded contract for unmanned ground vehicle demonstrator
Unmanned Vehicles : 30 July, 2009
Curtiss-Wright Controls, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mission critical systems for defense and aerospace applications, has received a contract from the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) to supply advanced rugged computer processing modules for use in an advanced, large Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) demonstrator being developed for the Robotic Vehicle Control Architecture (RVCA) for a Future Force Army Technology Objective (ATO). The Curtiss-Wright Controls processor modules will be used to host the battle command software for the UGV.
 
General Dynamics - $45 contract for Egyptian tank program
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 27 July, 2009
The U.S. TACOM Lifecycle Management Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics , a $45 million contract for the Egyptian tank co-production program.
 
AAR - distribution agreement with Robusta B.V.
Engines, Transmission, Wheels, Tracks : 23 July, 2009
AAR has entered into an exclusive U.S. commercial and military aftermarket distribution agreement with Robusta B.V. to distribute Robusta’s vehicle mobility products, including Bogstrips. Bogstrips are reinforced mats designed to provide temporary traction to heavy duty vehicles and machinery. Robusta’s Bogstrips product line has been successfully used by the British and Australian Special Forces for almost two decades to recover trucks as large as 24 tons from bogged situations.
 
General Dynamics awarded $55 million to reset Stryker vehicles
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 22 July, 2009
General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Command (TACOM) to reset 330 Stryker infantry combat vehicles. The contract has a maximum potential value of $55.2 million.
 
General Dynamics - Canadian LAV III upgrade program
Spare Parts, Components, Repair, Maintenance, Tools : 09 July, 2009
Government of Canada names General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada as prime contractor for LAV III upgrade program
 
Creation UK at DVD 09
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 01 July, 2009
British design engineering group delivers solutions and positions for global defence sector debut
 
TenCate receives Dutch army order for composite armour panels for Patria vehicles
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 29 June, 2009
TenCate Advanced Armour has been awarded a contract by the Dutch Ministry of Defence for the delivery of TenCate Ceratego& composite armour panels for the Dutch Patria XA-188 vehicles that currently are deployed in Afghanistan. The TenCate Ceratego& engineered product is a lightweight composite vehicle armour, minimizing the added weight to the vehicle.
 
Supacat?s new `Coyote` Tactical Support Vehicle (Light) launched at DVD
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 26 June, 2009
The new `Coyote` Tactical Support Vehicle (Light), due to enter service later this year in support of operations in Afghanistan, received its official launch today by Quentin Davies, Minister, Defence Equipment and Services, at DVD, the annual event showcasing land equipment for the UK’s Armed Forces. Designed by Supacat, over 70 of the new Coyote vehicles are being manufactured by Babcock alongside the existing Jackal 2 production line.
 
Marshall supply tail lift vehicles for logistics fleet
Construction and special purpose vehicles : 26 June, 2009
28 Vehicles to be Fitted with 750kg Capability Lifts
 
Marshall - New prime mover at DVD 2009
Construction and special purpose vehicles : 22 June, 2009
A new equipment prime mover (EPM) is launched today by Marshall Vehicle Engineering, part of Cambridge based Marshall Land Systems, on stand SP6 at DVD taking place at the Millbrook Proving Ground, Bedford on 24th and 25th June 2009.
 
L3-WESCAM - 1000th MX-Series - UK MoD
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 19 June, 2009
L-3 WESCAM Celebrates 1,000th Delivery Milestone with United Kingdom Ministry of Defence LE BOURGET, PARIS, June 18, 2009 - L-3 WESCAM, a wholly owned subsidiary of L-3 Communications, has delivered its 1,000th MX-Series& electrooptic/ infrared (EO/IR) imaging turret to the Defence Equipment Support at the United Kingdom Ministry of Defence (U.K. MoD).
 
L-3 WESCAM launches the MX-10 EO/IR Imaging Turret
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 16 June, 2009
L-3 WESCAM, a wholly owned subsidiary of L-3 Communications, announced today the launch of its MX-10 EO/IR turret.
 
Marshall - New vehicles at DVD 2009
Construction and special purpose vehicles : 11 June, 2009
Marshall Land Systems is using DVD, the defence exhibition focused on equipment and support for the UK’s Armed Forces, to display two new support solutions for the first time together with its range of capabilities in protected logistics, protected workspaces and capability management.
 
Lockheed Martin begins providing supply chain management of all U.S. military automotive parts
Spare Parts, Components, Repair, Maintenance, Tools : 10 June, 2009
Lockheed Martin has formally began full operations as the supply chain manager for the U.S. military's global automotive parts needs.
 
Hobson Industries exhibit two recuperated green machines at DVD 2009
Cars, Vans, Trucks : 10 June, 2009
At DVD 2008 Hobson Industries showed, for the first time, ′The Green Machine,’ an Asset Managed Land Rover Truck Utility Medium General Service (TUM GS) Hardtop 12/24v 300TDI 110 Vehicle; M/Y 1992 at DVD.
 
UK MoD - New tougher vehicles in use in Afghanistan
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 10 June, 2009
Tougher vehicles to deal with the harsh Afghanistan terrain have been put to work on frontline operations.
 
New range of products at this year's DVD
Engines, Transmission, Wheels, Tracks : 09 June, 2009
The product range now covers Diff lockers for Land Rover, Santana PS10, IVECO, Toyota and Suzuki. KAM are OEM to Santana / IVECO for diff locker systems and have successfully completed a fleet conversion of over 5000 diff lockers and HD shafts to the Spanish Army.
 
Blast-Guard? ? Interior blast protection systems
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 06 June, 2009
Ballista-Tek& the specialist interior blast protection division of Exmoor Trim Limited has developed Blast Attenuating Vehicle Seating and Floor Matting designed to increase survivability and reduce injury to Troops in Armoured and Light vehicles.
 
Bright Minds on display at Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition
Cars, Vans, Trucks : 01 June, 2009
Some of the worlds’ brightest young minds in the robotics field will converge on Oakland University for the 17th Annual Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition (IGVC) June 5-8, 2009.
 
Pickergill-Kaye launches high risk vehicle lock range
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 29 May, 2009
Leeds based Pickersgill-Kaye Ltd, has developed a range of specialist locks for military and civilian armoured vehicles. The special purpose locks which took twelve months to design and build are aimed at occupants of armoured personnel carriers.
 
BAE Systems - contract for Bradley fighting vehicles
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 28 May, 2009
The U.S. Army has awarded BAE Systems a contract for $601 million to refurbish some of its heavy infantry vehicles.
 
General Dynamics - Reactive armor for Stryker vehicles
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 27 May, 2009
General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada has awarded General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products a contract valued at more than $150 million to qualify and produce reactive armor tile sets for the Stryker family of vehicles.
 
Efficient drive technology - For a future-orientated energy budget
Engines, Transmission, Wheels, Tracks : 20 May, 2009
Much has been documented recently regarding the draft regulations that could see mandatory minimum efficiency standards for industrial electric motors being phased in from 2011-2017, which is great news for the industry and our planet.
 
Order to Integrate U.S. Army 'Prophet Enhanced' system into military vehicles
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 20 May, 2009
Technology upgrades enable soldiers to better 'see,' 'hear' and 'respond' to intelligence, reconnaissance and surveillance (ISR) information throughout the networked battlespace
 
UK MoD - Panther on the prowl in Afghanistan
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 12 May, 2009
The first batch of a fleet of versatile, protected vehicles has been delivered to troops on operations, complete with the latest battle-ready upgrades.
 
$37 Million order for Bradley Fighting Vehicle reactive armor
Vehicle Mounted Equipment and Vision Systems : 09 May, 2009
The U.S. Army Contracting Command in Picatinny Arsenal, N.J., has awarded General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products an order of approximately $37 million to produce reactive armor tile sets for the Bradley Fighting Vehicle. Deliveries are expected to begin in December 2009.
 
BAE Systems - contract for two versions of M-ATV
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 02 May, 2009
BAE Systems has been awarded contracts to provide the military with two versions of a new armored all-terrain vehicle, designed specifically for use by U.S. forces in the rugged terrain of Afghanistan. Under this award, the company will produce three more test vehicles of each version to undergo additional survivability and mobility testing.
 
UK MoD - 200 armoured vehicles ordered
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 22 April, 2009
A fleet of nearly 200 new armoured vehicles has been ordered by the Ministry of Defence to support frontline troops on operations.
 
Land Rover launches versatile new Discovery Armoured 4x4 vehicle
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 20 April, 2009
The new Discovery Armoured combines Land Rover’s legendary all-terrain capability with discreet, state-of-the-art protection, whilst providing highly versatile and comfortable transportation for five people and a generous 500kg payload.
 
Husky under starter's orders
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 17 April, 2009
DVD 2009, Defence Equipment & Support’s (DE&S) key stakeholder event, will showcase the new ′go anywhere’ Husky protected support vehicle, which is set to improve the protection of British troops on the front line. Husky will be one of a breed of new vehicles that will be displayed during the two-day DVD event, which will take place on 24/25 June, at Millbrook, Bedfordshire.
 
TARDEC?s National Automotive Center restructures to meet road ahead
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 17 April, 2009
The National Automotive Center (NAC) is restructuring to reinforce its mission as the U.S. Army’s focal point for the development of dual-use automotive technologies and their application to military ground vehicles.
 
DVD 2009 - New Mastiff vehicle to be displayed
Armoured and tracked vehicles : 16 April, 2009
A new breed of Mastiff vehicle, designed to give troops increased protection as they support missions in high threat areas, is bound for DVD 2009, Defence Equipment & Support’s (DE&S) key stakeholder event. Wolfhound, is just one of the MoD’s newly-purchased protected support vehicles that will be on show over the two-day event, taking place on the 24/25 June at Millbrook, Bedfordshire.
 
First | Prev  | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10  | Next  | Last
 
Home I Editor's Blog I News by Zone I News by Date I News by Category I Special Reports I Directory I Events I Advertise I Submit Your News I About Us I Guides
 
   © 2012 DefenseFile.com
Netgains Logo