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William Lynn: Partnerships With Israeli Firms Help DRS Field Tech Platforms in Support of US Military

William Lynn: Partnerships With Israeli Firms Help DRS Field Tech Platforms in Support of US Military - top government contractors - best government contracting event

William Lynn, chairman and CEO of DRS Technologies, has said partnerships with Israel-based firms have helped DRS facilitate the integration and deployment of Israel-made technology platforms in the U.S. market in support of the U.S. military. Lynn told Defense News bureau chief Barbara Opall-Rome in an interview published Monday that DRS has …

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Scout Warrior: Army Tests Multiple Vehicle-Mounted Active Protections Systems

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

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 …

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Israel Orders $310M of General Dynamics Namer APC Production Kits

Israel Orders $310M of General Dynamics Namer APC Production Kits - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics will provide production kits for the Namer (Leopard) heavy armored personnel carriers to Israel’s defense ministry under a six-year, $310 million contract funded through U.S. military assistance, Defense News reported Tuesday. Barbara Opall-Rome writes that General Dynamics’ land systems business will then assemble and install Namer components and subsystems at a facility in Tel …

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DRS-Rafael Team to Chase Army Chase Tank Protection Program; Mike O'Leary Comments

DRS-Rafael Team to Chase Army Chase Tank Protection Program; Mike O'Leary Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

DRS Technologies and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems will jointly pursue a U.S. Army tank defense contract and offer a Rafael-built Trophy active protection system, DoD Buzz reported Wednesday. Kris Osborn writes the vehicle-mounted Trophy system works to detect and engage enemy fire through the use of a radar, processor and on-board computer. “Trophy will…compute an …

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