Integrated Head Protection System

Lighter but Tougher Combat Vests and Helmets

Published in the Modern Soldier Compendium 2019/2020 - Body armour and helmet designs are advancing to give today’s soldiers lighter and better protection. Soldier survivability...
Jiangkai II frigate Linyi

China’s Jiangkai frigate roll-out delivers global reach

Dr. Lee Willett - Like any navy seeking global presence, China’s People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) will use its surface forces to project influence. A...
Moroccan-F-16

North African Air Power

Following the turmoil of the Arab Spring, the cohesion and strengths of North African Air Forces varies significantly. The Arab Spring The Arab Spring, a series...
HMS-Queen-Elizabeth

Managing the Biggest Aviation Challenge in the Royal Navy

Rear Admiral Connell spoke to Armada International about the responsibility and challenges of developing the Royal Navy’s Carrier Strike capability. “As Rear Admiral Fleet Air...
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...
HIMARS

Beyond Artillery’s Reach

The ranges and complexity of ground launched missiles has grown, and with no limiting treaty, looks set to go ballistic. Tactical missiles extend the depth...
Airborne-Division

The Art of Packing More Into Less

As military tactical communication needs evolve, Software Defined Radios (SDR) that form the core of the capability are packing more communications bands into smaller...
F-15C/E

Winds of change in the Fighter market

Andrew Hunter - Very little stirs the blood in defence quite like a good fighter competition. Fighters are glamorous, eye-catching, and expensive. They are...
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...

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