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Armour, helmets and combat apparel
Glide modulation provides parachute users with unprecedented control
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 14 October, 2016
The Hi-5 parachute from Airborne Systems enables jumpers to have high accuracy and manoeuvrability even close to landing
 
Ergonomically designed bouyant rifle plates
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 16 February, 2015
New range of lightweight rifle plates with ergonomic design and buoyant properties provides protection against 7.62mm rifle ammunition
 
Buoyant rifle plate provides ballistic protection at under 1kg
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 30 January, 2015
Polyethylene hybrid composite material technology has made lightweight buoyant protection a capability with Morgan's new rifle plate
 
Tactical communication headsets on show at SHOT
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 17 January, 2014
Safariland is attending the SHOT event in Las Vegas this week with a range of tactical communications headsets for the defence industry
 
Future battlefield systems on show in India
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 14 January, 2014
Elbit Systems is attending Defexpo India with its range of products and systems representing the future battlefield
 
Military parachute systems exhibited at AUSA
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 18 October, 2013
Airborne systems has been demonstrating its range of military parachute and aerial drop systems at the AUSA 2013 event
 
Military parachute systems on display at DSEI
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 10 September, 2013
Airborne Systems is attending DSEI with its range of parachute systems for armed forces personnel and heavy equipment drops
 
Saab enters multispectral camouflage partnership
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 11 April, 2013
Forca Delta joins with Saab Barracuda in the production of multispectral camouglage for the south American market
 
Light Body Armour Component Order From Marines
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 03 November, 2010
ATK has responded to an order form the Marine Corps for Scalable Plate Carrier components with soft armour ballistic protection
 
Research Institute Develops Smart Material For High Impact Energy Dissipation
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 30 July, 2010
IMRE from Singapore develops cornstarch based composite material for lightweight protection against high impact loads such as shrapnel and blunt impact
 
Helmet Mounted Energy Sensors Assist In Injury Analysis
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 08 July, 2010
BAE Systems is supplying the Headborne Energy Analysis and Diagnostic System for use in conflict zones to determine extent of battle inflicted head injuries to assist in diagnosis and treatment
 
Reduced IR Signature Using Special Poncho for Snipers
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 06 July, 2010
The Spectro Sniper Suit from Aero Sekur provides improved protection from detection by reducing the IR signature of the wearer by as much as 95%
 
Paris Military Show To See New Kevlar and Nomex Ranges
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 02 June, 2010
Vehicle and body armour enhancements to be displayed by DuPont at Eurosatory in Paris with the company’s new range of Kevlar and Nomex materials
 
US Marines Take Light Weight Helmets
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 01 April, 2010
BAE Systems Land and Armaments Division will supply 120,000 lightweight helmets weighing less than 1.8kg to the US Marine Corps
 
T-11 Troop Parachute System Delivery to US Army
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 18 March, 2010
The US Army has received its first delivery of full capacity production output of T-11 advanced parachute systems for tactical troop usage from Airborne Systems
 
Protective ;INSERT body armour order from US Army
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 13 January, 2010
Ceradyne will supply a Foreign Military Sales order for Small Arms Protective Inserts body armour
 
Battlefield helmet design includes cooling device activated by impact
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 14 December, 2009
ThermaCap helmet designed to reduce the likelihood of long term injuries after head impacts by creating a mild hypothermic condition for the brain
 
BCB International launches breakthrough anti-piracy system at DSEi 2009.
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 07 September, 2009
BCB International will be unveiling the Buccaneer Ship-Borne Shore Launcher (SBSL) on Stand 447 at DSEi, 8-11 Sept 2009 at the ExCel Centre in London. This system has been developed to provide a ship’s master with a flexible reaction system to incidents at sea, ranging from a man overboard to attack by pirates.
 
BCB at DSEi 2009
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 05 September, 2009
As a leading designer and manufacturer of personal military equipment, we will again be showcasing an extensive range of our innovative high quality products at DSEi 09 from 8 to 11 September 2009 on stand 447; North Hall.
 
Point Blank Solutions - Improved Outer Tactical Vest ('IOTV') contract From the U.S. Army
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 19 August, 2009
Point Blank Solutions, Inc. ('PBSI', Pink Sheets: PBSO), a leader in the field of protective body armor, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Point Blank Body Armor, Inc. has been selected as a chosen supplier to produce the Improved Outer Tactical Vest for the US Army ('IOTV Main Buy' - Solicitation W91CRB-07-0079).
 
ATK - $20 million to deliver load-bearing vests for the U.S. Marine Corps
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 17 August, 2009
Alliant Techsystems has received a $20 million order from the U.S. Marine Corps to produce Scalable Plate Carriers& and components.
 
VSI awarded JHMCS contracts valued at more than $120 million
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 02 May, 2009
Vision Systems International, a leader in advanced Helmet Mounted Display (HMD) technology, has received several new contracts with a total value of more than $120 million
 
BAE Systems - $35m contract for outer tactical vests
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 11 April, 2009
BAE Systems has received a $35.3 million award to produce and deliver 75,000 Outer Tactical Vests (OTVs) from the Defense Logistics Agency. Contract requirements will be carried out at BAE Systems facilities in Jefferson City and Grainger County, Tennessee.
 
Lockheed Martin - advanced robotic exoskeleton debuted
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 28 February, 2009
Lockheed Martin has debuted an advanced robotic exoskeleton designed to augment Soldiers' strength and endurance and prevent their premature fatigue.
 
QinetiQ - Soldier-Wearable Sniper Detectors for US Army
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 16 December, 2008
US Army Places $9.95 Million Order for QinetiQ North America's Next Generation of Soldier-Wearable Sniper Detectors
 
BAE Systems - Advanced Combat Helmet Contract for US Forces
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 26 November, 2008
BAE Systems has received a $6.6 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency for approximately 30,000 Advanced Combat Helmets (ACH). The ACH is the most advanced ballistic helmet being worn by U.S. forces today.
 
Take Over of Body Armour Company
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 25 November, 2008
Amicus Capital Partners Limited acquires Global Armour a leading manufacturer of body armour and personal protection products
 
University of Leicester-Northamptonshire Police research has military application
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 17 September, 2008
University of Leicester experts have held discussions with military personnel in Afghanistan following the discovery of new technology to identify fingerprints on metal.
 
BAE Systems - Ceasing operations at Individual Equipment Facilities in Alamaba
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 13 September, 2008
BAE Systems announced today that it will close its Individual Equipment (IE) manufacturing and warehouse facilities in Geneva, Alabama on 26 September 2008.
 
BTTG - New comfort testing equipment for defence clothing
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 23 August, 2008
BTTG High Performance Materials (BTTG-HPM), one of the world's leading textile testing laboratories, has added highly-specialised 'comfort testing' equipment to its portfolio.
 
BAE Systems - Contract for Molle Systems and Components
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 22 June, 2008
BAE Systems has been awarded a $128.6 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency for production of the Modular Lightweight Load Carrying Equipment (MOLLE) system. The new contract includes two one-year options, bringing the potential contract award to $374 million
 
Ceramic Body Armor for U.S. Army
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 13 May, 2008
Ceradyne has received a ceramic body armor delivery order for $41.1 million from the U.S. Army, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland. The order is for Enhanced Side Ballistic Inserts (ESBI) which will be delivered from June 2008 through September 2008. This new delivery order will be shipped against an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract announced in July 2006 which covers a five-year delivery period.
 
BLACKHAWK!?s Integrated Tourniquet System
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 11 May, 2008
BLACKHAWK! Products Group, known worldwide throughout the law enforcement and military community as a tactical gear company dedicated to developing and manufacturing the best gear "as if someone’s life depended upon it’, proved it again in the fall of ’07 with the release of the Integrated Tourniquet System (I.T.S.) pants. Now, BLACKHAWK! completes the outer layer of clothing with the addition of the I.T.S. shirt complete with four integrated tourniquets.
 
BLACKHAWK! Armor Redesigned for Increased Protection
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 11 May, 2008
In 2007, BLACKHAWK! introduced Body Armor and Armor-related products to the military and law enforcement communities.
 
BLACKHAWK Dynamic Entry
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 11 May, 2008
Within the Tactical Community for both Law Enforcement and the Military, the needs of breaching professionals change as rapidly as the environment. BLACKHAWK has met the challenge with three new Dynamic Entry tools for 2008.
 
BLACKHAWK hasIntroduced the New SERPA Duty Holster for the TASER X-26
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 11 May, 2008
BLACKHAWK!revolutionized the law enforcement holster market with the SERPA Active Retention system for holster retention and does it again with the SERPA duty holster for the TASER X-26.
 
Body Armor for Iraq
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 25 April, 2008
Point Blank Solutions a leader in the field of protective body armor, has announced that it received a new, $13.5 million contract from the U.S. Department of the Army, Joint Contracting Command-Iraq.
 
Eurotech - Italian Civil Defence Unit Helmet
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 26 January, 2008
A fireproof uniform with integrated physiological sensors, a helmet fitted with day/night-vision video cameras and a rugged wrist computer that can withstand extreme conditions.
 
GKN Aerospace - Transparent Armor Technologies
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 07 October, 2007
GKN Aerospace will exhibit at AUSA this month - displaying its industry-leading transparent armor technologies, which provide high levels of ballistic and artillery fragment protection.
 
Global Armour - Body Armour for Middle East Customer
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 04 October, 2007
Global Armour has announced an order of 5000 sets of helmets, vest's and ceramic plates for an unspecified Middle East customer for use in Iraq. The order worth USD 948,060 confirms Global Armour's position as one of the fastest growing body armour manufacturers in the world.
 
GKN Aerospace - Latest Transparent Armour Technologies
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 11 September, 2007
GKN Aerospace will exhibit at DSEI for the first time this month - promoting its latest transparent armour technologies which provide the highest levels of ballistic and artillery fragment protection.
 
QinetiQ - UK MoD PECOC Contract
Armour, helmets and combat apparel : 08 May, 2007
QinetiQ has competed and won a 16-month contract, valued at over £3.5m, for the Ministry of Defence's PECOC (Personal Equipment and Common Operational Clothing) Assessment Phase. QinetiQ and a team from the MOD will look to gain a better understanding of possible future requirements, looking at the complete range of fit-for-purpose clothing, load carriage and protective equipment, including helmets and body armour, across the armed services.
 
 
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