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U.S. Marines Receive New Command Vehicles

Lockheed Martin has delivered the first two of 52 upgraded Command and Control variants of the Light Armored Vehicle (LAV) to the U.S....

InSitu Selected for STUAS UAV Program, Potential Future Orders: Over $0.5...

The U.S. Navy Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) has selected the InSitu Integrator unmanned aircraft for the Small Tactical Unmanned Air System (STUAS)/Tier II system,...

Enhanced APKWS Rockets Enter Production, to arm Marine Corps Gunships

APKWS, the lightweight 2.75" laser guided rocket developed by BAE Systems in partnership with the U.S. government, has been approved for production. The U.S....

Marine Aviation has no Other Option but Wait for JSF

The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps are running out of fighters. Heavy wear and tear over nearly a decade of war in Iraq and...

Unmanned Weight Lifters – UAVs Assume Cargo Delivery Role

The Marine Corps is nearing a decision about the deployment of unmanned air systems to resupply forward units in Afghanistan, replacing some of the...

Armored, Blast Protected Capsule for the HMMWV

In February 2010 Textron Marine & Land Systems and Granite Tactical Vehicles Inc. have won the first order for three modified High Mobility Multipurpose...

Ospreys Join the Fight Supporting Marines in Afghanistan

The U.S. Marine Corps has deployed the first detachment of MV-22B Osprey tilt rotor aircraft to Camp Bastion, in Hellmand province, Afghanistan. The ten...

The U.S. Marines Explore Unmanned Cargo Delivery

The U.S. Marine Corps is seeking new ways to support troops fighting in Afghanistan, and is exploring how unmanned vehicles could be utilized for...

AAI Introduces Aerosonde 4.7 for U.S. Navy/Marines STUAS / TIER II...

AAI Corporation is offering the Aerosonde Mark 4.7 Small UAV as its contender for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps’ joint Small Tactical Unmanned...

New Surge Reflects a Fresh Strategy for Afghanistan

U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Ryan Pettit, left, and Cpl. Matthew Miller, both with 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment (Reinforced), fire their service rifles during...

M-ATVs to Be Fielded By Year’s End

According to the U.S. Marine Corps, the current program has the authority to procure up to 5,244 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All Terrain Vehicles -...

New Combat Engineering Support Vehicles Improve the Mobility of Marine Expeditionary...

The U.S. Army and Marine Corps are fielding new tracked vehicles - the Joint Assault Bridge (JAB) and the Assault Breacher Vehicles (ABV) -...

Bell UH-1Y Joins the Marines

US Marines Keep the Huey's legacy Flying The Marine Corps's newest utility helicopters, the UH-1Y Venom, achieved Initial Operating Capability this month, as Lt. Gen....

Marine Corps Contracts Nammo-Talley to Develop an Improved SMAW

Nammo Talley, Inc., of Mesa Arizona will develop a new version of the Shoulder-launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon (SMAW II), capable of being Fired From...