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US Marines’ ACV Achieves Major Milestones

A number of performance milestones recently demonstrated by the US Marines’ Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) have highlighted the new operational capabilities that the system...

Marines Receive Amphibious Combat Vehicle with 30mm Cannon

According to BAE Systems, the US Marines have received its first production Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) equipped with the Mk44 30mm automatic cannon in...
MRIC Tamir

US Marines Re-establish Mid-Range Air Defence

On 12 January 2024, the US Marines showcased its Medium Range Intercept Capability (MRIC). MRIC is designed to defend expeditionary fixed locations against air...
BAE/Mallory T-650

Ukraine’s Unmanned Robotic Battlefield Casualty Evacuation

A recent article in The Economist reported that Ukraine’s military has been utilizing unmanned cargo carrying aerial vehicles to evacuate critically wounded soldiers from...
Ultra-Light Tactical Vehicle (ULTV).

Polaris MRZR Becoming Light Force Tactical Vehicle of Choice

The United States Marine Corps’ Systems Command (MCSC) announced on 7 June 2023 that it will begin fielding the Ultra-Light Tactical Vehicle (ULTV) to...
General Autonomics MQ-9 Reaper Drone

US Marines Receive Reaper Drone

The US Marine Corps has taken delivery of its first General Autonomics MQ-9 Reaper Drone supplied under a US Air Force contract. This is...
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US Army Down-Selects Shadow Replacement Candidates

The US Army has selected five potential candidates to replace its RQ-7B Shadow under its Future Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (FTUAS) Increment 2 program....

US Marines commence next rotational deployment to Australia

US Marine Corps (USMC) forces have commenced the Corps’ latest forward deployment to Darwin, in Australia’s Northern Territory, it was announced on 22 March. Up...
The Sig Sauer XM-5

Shoulder Fired Arms – Requirement and Technologies

Shoulder fired weapons are not only the mainstay of the infantryman but also a vital complement for other combat and support personnel. Shoulder fired weapons...
Saab MSHORAD

Air Defence Warning – RED

NATO’s ground based air defence (GBAD) has made important strides in catching up its rivals lead in countering the forward battlefield air threat. In June...

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