Vibrotactile Feedback Belt (VFB)

The vibrotactile Feedback belt, (VFB) developed at AnthroTronix provides an interface that can be used by the dismounted warfighter to provide feedback from a remote, indicating directional or situational information by silent, non visual sensory stimulus. The belt uses multiple waterproof vibrating motors spaced evenly around the inside of the VFB, providing an alternative haptic form of feedback to...

Nivisys Industries

Nivisys Industries provides high quality components and accessories for multi-spectral electro-optical systems – thermal, night vision, laser, and tactical illumination products for the dismounted operator.

Gates: Pentagon to Implement Tougher Business Rules

Under the new policy companies will be required to provide more predictable cost estimations and meet those costs down the road. When costs increase happen, contractors will be required to share the burden. Prime contractors are likely to be most exposed to this new risk, but subcontractors could also find themselves vulnerable when required to take responsibility on delays they cause...

BAE Systems Ordered to Pay $400 Million Criminal Fine in the U.S.

March 1, 2010: U.K. based BAE Systems plc (BAES) pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court in the District of Columbia to charges of violating the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) compliance program, the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) and International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). The company was sentenced to pay a $400 million criminal fine, one...

U.S. Department of Defense Fears the Budget Axe

The Department of Defense (DOD) budget is facing mounting pressure from both sides of the aisle as lawmakers struggle to rein in trillion-dollar deficits - a market analysis from Forecast International's latest analysis determines. “The extent of the damage remains to be seen, however, as there is a fundamental disagreement over whether the Pentagon’s coffers should be subject to the...

Axis Aerospace

Axis Aerospace a leading aerospace and defense company in India, provides system integration services for aerospace, defense and engineering companies. Axis Aerospace has strong infrastructure and domain expertise in the areas of aviation infrastructure, aerospace engineering, avionics and embedded systems, aviation training and lifecycle support.

EADS

EADS is a global leader in aerospace, defence and related services. The Group – comprising Airbus, Astrium, Cassidian and Eurocopter is the largest European aerospace consortium. In 2009 the group employed a workforce of 119,000 personnel generating turnover of € 42.8 billion. Airbus, the manufacturer of the Airbus line of transport aircraft. Its defense oriented products include military derivatives...

Obama Administration Scrutinies Defense Spending Bonanza

Does Obama means an end to Defense Sector's prosperity? The election of Democrat Barack Obama as the next American president has left onlookers questioning the future of U.S. defense spending. The Pentagon under the Bush administration witnessed unprecedented budget growth as a result of towering base budgets combined with hundreds of billions of dollars in supplemental wartime funding. Given the...

Armytec

ARMYTEC assists military technology entrepreneurs and inventors beginning at the seed phase of their development. Armytec assists in adjusting products to meet user requirements and needs, meet field use specifications. Supporting product development from the definition of requirements and operational ideas, through field tests, to the final report, Armytec contributes to rapid product maturity and success.

Vietnam International Defense Expo Reflects Hanoi’s Military Prowess

The Vietnam Defense Exhibition, held at a Hanoi airbase, attracted 174 exhibitors from 30 countries. Vietnam is considering adopting a "Make in Vietnam" policy similar to India's to strengthen the capabilities of its local defense industry and support significant defense procurement programs. The exhibition provided local companies with an opportunity to showcase their capabilities and find potential foreign partners.

CPC

CPC offers design and manufacture turnkey services for complete electronic solutions. The company maintains the necessary knowhow, experience and technical skills to support its clients from concept to finished product; modify and update an existing design or accept finished design and take it to production. CPC has extensive experience in both the engineering, design and manufacture of custom...

Greenkote

Offering an innovative metal parts coating technology. Applications for military and small weaponry equipment offer cost-effective solutions for intricately designed parts. The coating meets manufacturer qualifications for gun barrels and weaponry internal parts. A proprietary thermo-diffusion coating process, Greenkote that modifies and improves the basic surface characteristics of metals. It is applicable to many types of metals, alloys, sintered...

Pointer

Pointer Security Systems offers a wide range of vehicle security systems. Beyond the conventional means for vehicle security, Pointer also provides the driver a wireless distress signal, vehicle tracking services and more.

IRIS Netted Video Surveillance

IRIS Video from EADS can observe, detect and identify vehicles and individuals operating in restricted or sensitive zones. IRIS can be linked by multiple VHF video links to the optronic sensor units positioned at distances of up to 500 meters, and record four simultaneous channels. Each sensor unit links to a pyrometer detector, daylight camera and a night vision...