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DAVENPORT, Iowa & NEW YORK -- Alcoa announced today that the U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command (LCMC) has selected the company's North American Rolled Products business to supply a need for aluminum armor plate to support the new MRAP armored vehicle program. MRAP vehicles are designed to survive IED (improvised explosive devise) and ambush attacks. Shipments of the aluminum plate... Read More
Designed for user protection, HG Series features view port that spans entire shield width to optimize visibility and aiming accuracy. Contoured sides permit straighter arm positions during shooting, and ergonomic handle promotes comfort during extended use. Available in 19 x 34, 22 x 36, and 22 x 48 in. sizes, shield weighs 17 lb (22 x 36 in.) and has button-activated LED and halogen lighting... Read More
Offers range of value-added services to navies, shipbuilders, combat systems integrators CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA September 11th, 2007 Responding to the growing requirement from customers in the military and aerospace markets for sophisticated support capabilities, GE Fanuc Embedded Systems today announced the creation of its Naval Systems Engineering group, with a brief to deliver a range of... Read More
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Designed for those who perform occasional aluminum welding, Spoolmate 100 Series plugs directly into MillermaticÂ® 140, Millermatic 140 with Auto-Set(TM), or Millermatic 180 MIG welder without requiring separate control box. Recessed contact tip and clear spool cover help reduce number of burnbacks, while dual V-knurled drive rolls ensure consistent feeding of aluminum. Unit comes with 12 ft... Read More
With ability to minimize collateral damage, DAGR(TM) is designed to defeat targets close to civilian assets and friendly forces. Semi-active system provides rockets with lock-on-after-launch and lock-on-before-launch capability, target handoff, built-in test, and laser coding from cockpit. Off-axis capability increases engagement envelope, providing additional field of view for angle of attack,... Read More
Fabricated without door, 24 x 24 x 24 in. bomb containment device weighs 60 lb and permits robotic operation/transport. Materials are radiolucent to x-rays, and structure has been tested to mitigate detonation of C4 and hand grenade blasts. Potential uses span government security applications, military, munitions transport, civilian protection, mass transportation, and airlines/airports. In the... Read More
Including AIM-9X, SL-AMRAAM-ER, and AMRAAM missiles, SL-AMRAAM is international surface launched, advanced medium-range air-to-air missile system that provides fully integrated air defense solution. It features combat-proven capability to protect critical assets in maneuver warfare or homeland defense missions. Adaptable air defense system is interoperable with PATRIOT and other air defense... Read More