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  • Army Unveils Three Armored Vehicle Protection System Dev't Programs - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Army Unveils Three Armored Vehicle Protection System Dev't Programs

    The U.S. Army plans to deploy by 2022 three new protection systems for its combat vehicles, Breaking Defense reported Friday. Those systems are the advanced reactive armor tiles that work to neutralize warheads; a signature management platform designed to protect an armored vehicle from detection by reducing the vehicle's noise, radar and heat signature; and […] More

  • Artis to Install, Evaluate Active Protection System on Army Fighting Vehicle - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Artis to Install, Evaluate Active Protection System on Army Fighting Vehicle

    Artis has secured a potential $32 million contract to integrate and characterize a  company-built active protection system onto a fighting vehicle of the U.S. Army. The company said Wednesday it aims to demonstrate the performance of the Iron Curtain APS in multiple scenarios under the first phase of the contract. The Army can also request for additional testing and low-risk development efforts based […] More

  • Artis Obtains DoD Approval to Test Active Protection System With Israeli Radars - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Artis Obtains DoD Approval to Test Active Protection System With Israeli Radars

    Artis has received the Defense Department‘s approval to test and evaluate Israel-based Rada Electronic Industries‘ radars with an Artis-built active protection system, Defense News reported Tuesday. Barbara Opall-Rome writes Rada said it would provide its Compact Hemispheric Radar-based RPS-10 system to aid Artis’ Iron Curtain APS in operations against rocket-propelled grenades and shoulder-launched threats. “We have received approval from […] More

  • Scout Warrior: Army Tests Multiple Vehicle-Mounted Active Protections Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Scout Warrior: Army Tests Multiple Vehicle-Mounted Active Protections Systems

    The U.S. Army is testing a range of vehicle-mounted systems that feature radar, computer processing, fire control technology and interceptors to detect and destroy enemy fire, Scout Warrior reported Tuesday. Kris Osborn writes the Army is looking at both domestically produced and allied international technologies to take part in the Modular Active Protection Systems program. The service branch wants […] More

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