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Next Gen Combat Vehicles

Next Generation Combat Vehicles: Better Tactical Networking and Massive Onboard Power

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Army Vehicle Modernization

The Army is Modernizing Electro-Optical and Infrared Systems with Mounted and Dismounted Sensor Innovations

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Modernizing EO/IR

Vehicle Modernization: Priorities for Next-Generation Ground Vehicle Capabilities

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Industry Experts on Tech Advancements


Mounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS) II Part 1

Al Mosher for the Land Electronics business unit, explains why MFoCS II continues to be the program of record choice for hosting Situational Awareness, Command and Control, maneuverability, and logistics on a range of platforms and weapons systems across the joint services.

Mounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS) II Part 2

Al Mosher for the Land Electronics business unit, explains why MFoCS II continues to be the choice for international programs around the globe.

Quantum Cascade Laser (QCL) Aircraft Protection

Hear from Eric Takeuchi, Vice President of Business Development for the Daylight Solutions business unit, about best-in-class, mid-infrared, quantum cascade laser sources for aircraft protection and a range of future uses in the defense industry.

Trophy Active and Vehicle Protection Systems (APS/VPS)

Michael O’Leary for the Land Systems business unit, discusses advanced active and defensive protection systems and how they can dramatically increase platform survivability, creating a new paradigm of networked threat awareness for maneuver forces on the battlefield.

The Integrator Value to Military Use of COMSATCOM

Integrators bring a valuable all-inclusive view and expertise to the use of COMSATCOM in global military networks. The value additions include technical and management approaches best positioning the military users for use anywhere, anytime, rapid response capabilities at a competitive cost. The ICT Ecosystem with integrators will be the foundation that provides such capabilities to war fighters.

Hexablu Thermal Camera Core

Brett Breazeale, Vice President of Programs for Electro-Optical & Infrared Systems business unit, discusses how the company has changed the face of cooled thermal imaging with the introduction of HexaBlu™ cryo-cooled thermal camera modules, the smallest and most powerful cooled thermal core available.