AFICC acquisitions bolster EOD readiness for FY21, beyond

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (AFNS) – The Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center is acquiring new base support robots for Explosive Ordnance Disposal flights Department of the Air Force-wide. The new T7 Robotic system replaces the 20-year-old Andros Read More …

L3Harris Marks 100 Years in UK with Commitments to Armed Forces Community and Defence and Security Capabilities

Highlights: Celebrates a century of advancing UK defence and security needs globally Signs Armed Forces Covenant to support military community and announces grant for veterans Commits £20,000 to Combat Stress, UK’s leading charity to support mental health of veterans LONDON Read More …

L3Harris Robots to Help Protect US Air Force Bases Around the World

Highlights: Marks company’s first Air Force robotics contract Positions company as premier supplier of large explosive ordnance disposal robots First delivery scheduled in 2022 MELBOURNE, Fla. — The U.S. Air Force has chosen L3Harris Technologies (NYSE: LHX) robots to help Read More …

3DX-Ray wins contract to supply an important UK Police Force with four ThreatScan®-LSC Systems

3DX-Ray has announced a contract to supply one of the UK’s Constabularies leading counter terror units with four ThreatScan®-LSC Portable X-Ray Systems. The contract was awarded after a rigorous selection process. Many competing systems were tested in demanding scenarios, where Read More …

UK: Dstl research and funding priorities

Guidance to industry and academia on priority areas and funding opportunities for science and technology, research and development, and innovation 2021 to 2025. The unprecedented increase in the defence budget will mean around £6.6 billion funding for research and development, Read More …

Łukasiewicz – PIAP Delivers Robots to Indonesia

Łukasiewicz Research Network – Industrial Research Institute for Automation and Measurements PIAP has delivered another batch of EOD robots for the Indonesian military. Notably, Łukasiewicz-PIAP products have been present there since 2014. The contractual work completed this time referred to Read More …

Australian Department of Defence – CASG looks for new Remote Positioning Vehicles, Joint Counter Improvised Explosive Device (JCIED) capability

Australian Department of Defence – CASG has announced on 22 Jul 2021 that is accepting bids for the following project: Project Land 154 Phase 4 Remote Positioning Vehicles. The Joint Counter Improvised Explosive Device (JCIED) capability under Land 154 Ph Read More …

Elgin AFB: Local EOD units test new imaging tech

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla.- Local explosive ordnance disposal units received and were trained on a new upgraded portable imaging X-ray system here last week. The new Vidisco Guardian 12 Digital Radiographic X-ray system enhances EOD’s capabilities by making it Read More …

L3Harris Technologies Delivers Final Explosive Ordnance Disposal Robot to UK Ministry of Defence for Project STARTER

Highlights: Completes delivery of all 122 T7 robots on time Offers mission-critical reliability and haptic control Replaces fleet in service since 1995 LONDON — L3Harris Technologies (NYSE:LHX) has delivered the 122nd explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) robot to the UK Ministry Read More …

Azerbaijan’s Mine Action Agency eyes to purchase new mine clearance equipmentnew mine clearance equipment

The Mine Action Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan plans to purchase new equipment for mechanical demining, an employee of the agency Musa Mammadov told Trend. According to Mammadov, the agency currently has six mechanical demining machines at its disposal. Read More …