Australia: “Land 112” Program for Light Armored Vehicles will enter Phase IV

In early June, the Australian government gave the second and final pass approval for the upgrade of the Australian Light Armored Vehicle (ASLAV), opening “Phase IV” of the “Land 112” program. A considerable part of the upgrading procedure has been contracted to General Dynamics Land Systems-Australia, which has previously produced both ASLAVs and M1A1 tanks … Read more Australia: “Land 112” Program for Light Armored Vehicles will enter Phase IV

UAVs: Technology at War

The recently signed contract between the United States Air Force Research Laboratories and TriQuint Semiconduct (NASDAQ: TQNT) is just an example of the positive trend of technological improvements in the field of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), aircraft that fly with no onboard crew. Even though UAVs are an expanding sector, much of the general public … Read more UAVs: Technology at War

Defence: New Organic Motion Platform at ITEC 2010

Several important new products conceived for military training have been presented this week at London’s ITEC 2010, the largest Defence Training and Simulation Exhibition in Europe. Among them, one of the most innovative is the “STAGE Military Tracking System”, presented by Organic Motion, a New York-based company. As Organic Motion’s CEO Andrew Tschesnok explained, “STAGE … Read more Defence: New Organic Motion Platform at ITEC 2010