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Armor Protection at Eurosatory 2004

Modern armor protection was well represented at Eurosatory. These included advanced add-on elements based on passive - composite armor, advanced reactive armor, soft kill...

SPOTLITE – Electro-Optical Small-Arms Fire Detection System

SPOTLITE is an electro-optical system designed to pinpoint the location and sources of small arms fire.  The system can handle simultaneous, multiple fire sources,...

Remotely Controlled Weapon Stations at the 2006 Eurosatory Exhibition

Remotely controlled sensors and weapon stations form another facet of unmanned systems, enabling soldiers to operate their weapons from a safe distance or behind...

CARPET – New Mine Breaching System Based on Fuel-Air Explosive (FAE)

Israel's weapon development company Rafael is producing a minefield breaching system called “Carpet”. The system is currently in use by the Israeli Army and...

Low Intensity Warfare At the Limelight of RAFAEL’s R&D

In an interview to Defense Update, RAFAEL's VP R&D, Dr. Avi Ginsburg outlined the trends RAFAEL is following in its pursuit for the development...

Israel to Pursue Active Protection for Tanks, Light AFVs

Israel's MOD (IMOD) is pursuing two parallel Active Protection Systems (APS) to satisfy the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) heavy and light armor protection requirements. Both systems,...

Israel Plans Short-Range Ballistic Missile Defense (SRMD)

Raytheon Company and Rafael Armament Development Authority have been selected by the Israel Ministry of Defense' Defense Research and development Directorate (DDRD) to develop...

Thor – High Energy Laser IED Neutralization System

RAFAEL is introducing at Eurosatory a new high-energy laser weapon system, developed in Israel to defeat improvised explosive charges (IEDs), roadside bombs and unexploded...

Protector Unmanned Surface Vehicle

Protector is a remote-controlled Unmanned Surface Vehicle (USV) equipped with a stabilized mini-Typhoon weapon system (MK 49 Mod 0), cameras, radar equipment and electro...

Anti-Ship Missile Defense System & Decoys

RAFAEL Systems The LRCR system is a long range rocket used as a "first line of defense" against missile attack. The rocket creates a ship...

New Equipment for Urban Warfare fielded by the Israeli Army

Start < Page 4 of 9 > Operation Homat Magen provided the first lessons in large-scale operations in Urban-LIC. These lessons were incorporated into the development and adaptation of...

Rotorcraft External Airbag Protection System (REAPS)

Recent tests of the Rotorcraft External Airbag Protection System (REAPS) developed by RAFAEL verified the crash protection capabilities of the system, mitigating crash loads...

Panzerfaust Weapon System

Panzerfaust 3 / 3T / IT600/ (Dynamit Nobel) The Panzerfaust reusable rocket firing device system which can be fitted with different types of rockets designed...

Skylite Miniature Aerial vehicle

The Skylite is designed as an organic imaging intelligence collection system for combat elements, providing real-time, "over the hill" intelligence and force protection coverage...

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