Polaris-Dagor

Moving Fast – Mobility Matters

Light troops need speed of manouvre to reach their objectives - and carry their support equipment with them. A principle advantage of light infantry is...
IWI-Tavor

Advanced Lethality

The push to enhance the lethality of the infantry at squad level and the rifleman in particular has extended beyond just the weapon itself....
SOF-Infantry-Soldier

Modern Soldier by Design

The light infantryman has been receiving significant attention by many armed forces across the world. In the United States there has been wide focus...
Polaris-MRZR-D

GSA Awards 7-Year Light Tactical Vehicle Contract to Polaris

Special Operations Forces have a new light tactical vehicle: the Polaris MRZR Alpha. Following a competitive bid process, General Services Administration (GSA) awarded a...
AR-visors

Building a Synthetic Warfighting World

Many young soldiers have grown up with electronic gaming, but how can a military employ it across the spectrum of its fighting force with...
Lead-SOF-parachute

Unannounced Arrival

When conducting operations the challenge to special forces, ideally, is to arrive and leave an area of operations with as much stealth as possible....
Exercise-Saber-Junction-1

SOF Countercommunications Denial

As the operating environment for special operations forces (SOF) increasingly incorporates missions in anti-access/area denied (A2AD) and command and control denied or degraded environments...
Syn-ISR

SOF Seek Simulation to Optimise Training

Preferring to ‘train as they fight’, special operations forces (SOF) are infamous for replicating real-world environments to prepare for the execution of the full...
SOTACS

Special Forces Keep ‘Eyes On’ New Technology

Capable of conducting an extensive spread of mission sets across a complicated operating environment, special operations forces (SOF) demand the highest levels in technical...
F-Pano

Keeping Constant Cohesion and Awareness

SOF small units must be fed real-time and accurate situation awareness, particularly when operating in anti-access area denied (A2AD) environments. Describing how command and control...

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