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GOLDEN, Colo., May 8, 2017 - CoorsTek, the world's leading engineered ceramics manufacturer, today announced that it has received one of the world's most prestigious international awards for innovation and... Read More
LaserMax's New CenterFire with GripSense will Make it's First Consumer Appearance at NRA Show in AtlantaApr 28, 2017
(Rochester, NY) April 19th, 2017 - LaserMax debuted it's new GripSense activation technology at the 2017 Shot Show and is now only a few short weeks away from shipping product to the market. LaserMax will have CenterFire with GripSense Light and Laser combinations outfitted on Ruger LC9 and S&W MP Shield in booth #3342 for the attendees and industry to examine prior to production models... Read More
Rochester, NY - January 31, 2017 - In the most recent issue of ON TARGET magazine LaserMax has been awarded with the Editors' Choice Award for LaserMax's Spartan™ Light & Laser which debut last August of 2016.
"LaserMax is thrilled to receive this award from ON TARGET magazine," said Chris Tinkle Chief Sales Officer at LaserMax. "The LaserMax team as a whole put many months of... Read More
Case in point: Check out this video featuring the Triumph Infor Rocket Streamliner preparing for greatness just moments before it clinched the land speed record for the world's fastest-ever Triumph motorcycle on Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats, reaching a speed of 274.4 mph. The maintenance dolly that supports this aerodynamic powerhouse is rolling on none other than "you guessed it"... Read More
ABERDEEN, Washington, Jan. 5, 2017 - Hesco is a leader in the design and manufacturing of American-made, thinner, lighter and concealable ballistic resistant body armor and at SHOT Show 2017, Las Vegas, Hesco will launch the next stage in the armor evolution.
Working alongside manufacturers and national distributors, engineers at Hesco are able to better serve federal, state and local... Read More
Safariland Uses Honeywell Spectra Shield® in New Protective Vests for Female Law Enforcement OfficersJan 05, 2017
Breakthrough design complements new male and neutral vest offerings that optimize lightweight comfort
MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., Jan. 4, 2017 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Safariland, a recognized leader in the armor market, has selected Honeywell's Spectra Shield® and Gold Shield® ballistic composite materials to create some of the industry's thinnest, lightest and... Read More
Undisclosed nation deepens investment in combat-proven technology
ANDOVER, Mass., Nov. 28, 2016 - An undisclosed member of the 13-nation group that owns the combat-proven Patriot Integrated Air and Missile Defense System has awarded Raytheon Company [NYSE: RTN] a $225 million direct commercial sales contract for additional capability. The contract was awarded on Oct 19.
"Our... Read More
Leading Mortar Weapon Systems provider, Elbit Systems of America, committed to providing the U.S Army with precision technologies for enhanced mission effectiveness
FORT WORTH, Texas, November 23, 2016 - Elbit Systems of America announced today that it was awarded an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity ("ID/IQ") contract for the production of 60mm, 81mm, and 120mm Mortar Weapon... Read More
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Company was awarded an initial $148.9M contract for full rate production of Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 2 SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) continues to make technological advances in its electronic warfare portfolio that will keep the warfighter a step ahead. The U.S. Navy awarded the company an initial $148.9M contract for full rate production of... Read More
Elbit Systems of America Receives Contract for U.S. Army Bradley Fighting Vehicle Gunner's Hand StationOct 07, 2016
U.S. Army Gunners receive new hand stations for improved firepower. FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., announced today that it received a $7.3 million contract to supply the Bradley Fighting Vehicle Gunner's Hand Station to the United States Army. The Defense Logistics Agency sole-source contract will be performed during a... Read More
Elbit Systems of America Provides Solutions for Warfighters Facing Multi-Domain Battlefield and Complex EngagementsOct 05, 2016
At AUSA, Elbit Systems of America will showcase precision targeting and autonomous operations solutions, combat vehicle modernization, and force and border protection. FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, the U.S. subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., will showcase its advanced technologies at the Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. on October 3-5.... Read More
New TACMS production line in Arkansas marks major milestone DALLAS - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has manufactured and delivered the first modernized Tactical Missile System (TACMS) missile to the U.S. Army from its Camden, Arkansas, production facility. As part of the U.S. Army's TACMS Service Life Extension Program inventory refurbishment effort, the modernized missile includes updated... Read More
Lockheed Martin's Sniper® Advanced Targeting Pod Continues Platform Expansion with Eurofighter TyphoonSep 30, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a direct commercial sale contract for the integration of Sniper Advanced Targeting Pods (ATP) onto the Eurofighter Typhoon swing-role fighter. The contract, signed with Eurofighter partner company Leonardo Aircraft, includes 18 pods, integration and logistics support for the Kuwait Air Force's Eurofighter Typhoon. The Eurofighter... Read More
Network Centric Communications Pod Enhances Long-Range Communications MODERN DAY MARINE, QUANTICO, Va. – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced that its Network Centric Communications Pod (NCCP) successfully demonstrated the ability to... Read More
U.S. Air Force Awards Lockheed Martin $87 Million Contract for Paveway(TM) II Plus Laser Guided BombsSep 21, 2016
ARCHBALD, Pa. - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received an $87.6 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for follow-on production of Paveway II Plus Laser Guided Bomb (LGB) kits. The contract represents the majority share of fiscal year 2016 funding and the 8th consecutive majority win for Lockheed Martin in the annual Air Force competition. Deliveries include the guidance and tail assemblies for... Read More
DALLAS - The first Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) Alternative Warhead rocket has rolled off the production line at Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Camden, Arkansas, manufacturing facility. The GMLRS Alternative Warhead was designed to engage the same target set and achieve the same area-effects requirement as the old MLRS submunition warheads, but without the lingering danger of... Read More
Elbit Systems of America Showcases Innovative Solutions and Aircraft Modernization for National Guard Combat-ReadinessSep 09, 2016
Visit the Elbit Systems of America booth #308 at the National Guard Association of the United States 138th General Conference and Exhibition on September 10-12. FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, has a rich legacy of providing advanced solutions for warfighters across all military branches. On September 10-12, Elbit Systems of America will showcase its innovative technologies for... Read More
TEWKSBURY, Mass. - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $37,723,774 firm-fixed-price, fixed-price-incentive, cost and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the procurement of MK 54 lightweight torpedo common parts kits; MK 54 Mod 0 lightweight torpedo kits; and MK 54 exercise fuel tanks, spares, production support material, engineering support, and hardware repair support. This contract... Read More
New surface-to-surface missile will give ground troops superior capability against long-range targets TUCSON, Ariz. - The U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $5.7 million risk-mitigation contract for the Long Range Precision Fires program.Â The new missile will replace the Army's aging inventory of long range, surface-to-surface missiles. Fired from mobile launchers, LRPF... Read More
Production will occur at Raytheon's Louisville, Kentucky facility LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received an initial contract to produce Naval Strike Missile (NSM) launchers at its production facility here. The deal ushers in U.S. manufacturing of the Norwegian-developed weapon system. Kongsberg Defence Systems awarded the initial contract for qualification units. The... Read More