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  • Digital Battlespace

    PREMIUM: US Army falls short on PF-D rollout

    20th November 2020

    PF-D is in Block 2 development, which means that the software is still being written

  • Land Warfare

    PREMIUM: First ISVs set for imminent delivery

    20th October 2020

    ​GM Defense is to hand over the first vehicles, four months after receiving a contract award

  • Unmanned Vehicles

    US Army selects S-MET provided

    6th November 2019

    The US Army announced at the end of last month that it has selected General Dynamics Land Systems to produce the Small Multipurpose Equipment Transport, ...

  • Unmanned Vehicles

    US Army adjusts SMET robot concept

    24th June 2019

    A tiny name change – from ‘squad’ to ‘small’ – reflects a huge lesson learned in the US Army’s newly named Small Multipurpose Equipment Transport (SMET) programme. ...

  • Digital Battlespace

    AUSA Global: Army gleaning lessons learned from networking upgrades

    28th March 2018

    Soldiers within an 82nd Airborne Division Infantry Brigade Combat Team (IBCT) are testing out a series of short-term fixes for network and communications capabilities before ...

  • Land Warfare

    BAE submits proposal for MPF programme

    7th March 2018

    BAE Systems has submitted its proposal for the US Army’s Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF) programme, the company announced 1 March. The MPF vehicle will be ...

  • Land Warfare

    US Army releases much-anticipated fighting vehicle request

    23rd November 2017

    The US Army has released its formal request for proposals (RFP) for a new Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF) system. The MPF is ‘a new combat vehicle ...

  • Land Warfare

    AUSA 2017: MPF moves forward with draft RFP

    10th October 2017

    The US Army has released a draft Request for Proposals (RFP) for its Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF) requirement, with industry likely to respond with feedback this week.  ...

  • Land Warfare

    US Mobile Protected Firepower surges forward

    17th March 2017

    The US Army's MPF (Mobile Protected Firepower) programme has been confirmed and will be introduced into the Infantry Brigade Combat Teams (IBCT).

  • Land Warfare

    New look for US Army assessments

    24th October 2016

    With the US Army's milestone Army Warfighting Assessment (AWA) 17.1 now underway at Ft. Bliss, Texas, participants and planners are preparing for a continuing evolution ...

  • Land Warfare

    AUSA 2016: GMV influence continues

    29th September 2016

    One major theme from recent AUSA annual meetings that is likely to be repeated in 2016 is the presence on extremely lightweight vehicle platforms.  The ...

  • Land Warfare

    AUSA 2016: Mobile firepower plans emerge

    27th September 2016

    The Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF) programme is one of the few new ground combat vehicle acquisitions being currently pursued by the US Army.   MPF ...

  • Land Warfare

    US Army IBCTs need tactical mobility

    4th April 2016

    In order to meet the goals of the US Army’s combat vehicle modernization strategy some changes will be taking place. This is in order to ...

  • Land Warfare

    Challenge for US combat vehicles

    4th April 2016

    Modernising the US Army’s combat vehicles when significant reductions in numbers and budgets are taking place present certain challenges. ‘There was a time when 46 ...

  • Land Warfare

    AUSA 2014: Ultra-light vehicles to take centre stage

    10th October 2014

    Light vehicles will be one of the highlights at the AUSA Annual exhibition as the army starts to focus its attention of air deployable forces. ...

Results from Shephard Plus

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators

    German Army Aviation School

    CAE is prime contractor for the German Army’s Night-Time Low-Level Flight Training Facility, commonly known as the German Army Aviation School, at Bückeburg. This facility ...

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators


    L3Harris Technologies is prime contractor for the US Army’s Aviation Combined Arms Tactical Trainer (AVCATT) Post Deployment Software Support (PDSS) programme. L3Harris Technologies is responsible ...

  • Land: mission management systems

    Comm@nder Army

    Comm@nder Army is an integrated C4I system suitable for use in command post operational environments (infrastructure, shelter-based), providing specialised application services from the HQ of ...

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators

    British Army Apache Training Facilities

    Aviation Training International (ATIL) – a Leonardo Helicopters/Boeing joint venture formed in 1998 - was selected to provide the attack helicopter training service to the ...

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators

    ROC Army UH-60M OFT

    L3 Link (now L3Harris Technologies) gained ready-for-training certification in 2015 on two UH-60M OFT delivered to the Taiwan Army. These training devices are similar to ...

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators

    Australian Army S-70 Training System

    The Australian Army S-70A-9 Black Hawk is a turnkey programme including a full flight and mission simulator (FF&MS;), building, facilities and maintenance support. This CAE-built ...

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators

    German Army CH-53 Simulator Upgrades

    In 2011, CAE completed major upgrades on two CAE-built CH-53 full mission simulators operated at the German Army Aviation School at Bückeburg. Airbus Helicopters has ...

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators

    US Army Flight School XXI OFT/RCTD

    L3Harris Technologies is a major subcontractor to CSC on the US Army’s Flight School XXI (FSXXI) programme. L3Harris Technologies has built or is under contract ...

  • Major networking projects

    Army BCT Modernisation Program Increment 1

    The US Army brigade combat team (BCT) modernisation strategy will build a mix of mobile, networked BCTs that can gain leverage from mobility, protection, information ...

  • Air: helicopter flight simulators

    ROK Army AH-1 and S-70 Training Devices

    CAE designed two training devices for the Republic of Korea Army (ROKA) – an AH-1 Cobra WST and an S-70 Black Hawk OF). The WST ...

  • Land: software-defined radios and modems


    The SideHat is a radio that attaches to existing US Army SINCGARS radio installations, providing interoperable wideband network communications for early IBCT deployments and other ...

  • Trucks and utility vehicles - 4x4

    Infantry Squad Vehicle

    The General Motors (GM) Defense Infantry Squad Vehicle (ISV) is a fully-integrated military platform based on the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 mid-sized truck chassis with Roll ...

  • APCs/IFVs - 8x8


    In 2000, the US Army selected a variant of the GDLS-Canada 8x8 LAV III to meet its requirement for a Medium Interim Armored Vehicle to ...

  • Land: Electronic Attack - Jamming


    The R-330Zh, (also referred to as Zhitel) is a jamming communication station that has been designed for detection, analysis, direction finding and jamming of satellite ...

  • Light machine guns


    After testing with the RPK-16 light machine gun uncovered several issues with the design, Kalashnikov initiated development of the new RPL-20 light machine gun to ...