U.S. Army Awards Lockheed Martin $492 Million Contract for High Mobility Artillery Rocket System Launchers DALLAS, July 16, 2019 / PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will produce High Mobility Artillery Rocket System ( HIMARS) launchers and associated hardware for the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps, Romania and Poland under a $492 million contract, […]
Defence minister says $18m all-terrain vehicles approved It’s out with the old and in with the new for some of the military’s vehicle fleet. Defence Minister Ron Mark told RNZ that Cabinet had approved $18.6 million to buy a group of light vehicles – probably the Polaris MRZR – a type of all-terrain vehicle. First […]
11 Cool Things We Learned Driving the Tomcar TX 4X4 Born during a top-secret mission in 1967, the Tomcar TX 4×4 pushes the limits to maximum. The Tomcar TX bridges the gap between traditional truck-like 4X4s and lighter-duty ATV-based side-by-sides to deliver a ridiculously capable and fun ride. Tomcar’s line of off-roaders were originally developed […]
Dune Buggy Utilizes Lasers To Take Down Drones – iHLS This post is also available in: עברית (Hebrew) It has already become common knowledge that it doesn’t take much effort to convert an ordinary commercial drone into an airborne threat. To military forces this threat is all too real.
Steel Warriors from 75th FA BDE qualify on M240B while mounted on HIMARS Steel Warriors from 75th FA BDE qualify on M240B while mounted on HIMARS
This could be the Army’s new Infantry Squad Vehicle The Army is in the hunt for lightweight expeditionary all-terrain vehicle that can pack a nine-man squad and associated combat equipment. Dubbed the Infantry Squad Vehicle, or ISV, the Army is seeking to procure nearly 651 of the highly mobile lightweight vehicles spanning fiscal year 2020 […]
BAE delivers first BvS10 vehicles to Austrian Armed Forces BAE Systems is under contract, issued in 2016, to deliver 32 of the Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) variant of the BvS10 to the Austrian Armed Forces. Two handover ceremonies took place on February 21st and 22nd in the Austrian state of Tyrol and city of Salzburg […]
The First JLTVs Have Been Delivered to the U.S. Army and Marines After years of testing, approval, contract awarding, and final construction, the first Joint Light Tactical Vehicle-of the initial 16,900 unit production contract-has finally been delivered by the Oshkosh Corporation to the two branches of the armed forces which will make use of it; […]
Polaris Industries Inc., is showcasing its MRZR X multi-mode vehicle platform internationally at IDEX 2019.
Army Looks to Replace Cold Weather Vehicle Small unit support vehicle Photo: Army Increased activity and competition in the Arctic are prompting the Pentagon to put a renewed focus on the region. The Army is now seeking a replacement for a vehicle that remains a cornerstone for its units in Alaska.
Rafael launches Spike NLOS from Tomcar buggy Rafael Advanced Defense Systems announced on 4 February that it conducted a recent test firing of its Spike Non-Line-Of-Sight (NLOS ) missile from an eight-round launcher carried by a Tomcar light buggy in Israel’s southern desert.
Military Systems Group (MSG) outfitted this Special Forces HMMWV with mounts and swing arms to allow for the arming of the vehicle with an M2 Heavy Machine Gun and medium machine gun.