Army Recognition Official Online Daily News Partner IDEX 2019

Vehicle towing and winching wire rope replacement is becoming increasingly important in many vehicle applications due to the significant benefits gained from modern synthetic ropes, offering significant strength, handling and safety improvements over traditional wire products.

Campus Cockerill, CMI Defence’s Training Centre, is now operational and ready to welcome its first trainees. The 100,000 square metre facility is composed of high-tech classrooms, fully equipped training workshops, accommodations for 120 trainees and access to a military firing range. This facility, as well as the Agueris simulators and the digital composer designed and used for the training, are highlighted on CMI Defence booth in IDEX 2019 (Stand 12 B05).

Modern logistic vehicles have to meet a wide range of performance criteria when it comes to robustness, versatility and reliability – no matter how bad the roads or tough the terrain. Increasingly important, too, are flexible and scalable protection solutions for keeping crewmembers safe from a variety of rapidly evolving threats. Made by Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles, the heavy-duty trucks of the TGS, TGM and HX series meet these criteria. Rheinmetall is showcasing a TG militarized and a HX military truck at IDEX 2019.

NIMR Automotive LLC, a military vehicle manufacturer based in Abu Dhabi, UAE and a member of the Emirates Defence Industries Company (EDIC), launches its latest vehicle variant, the AJBAN 447A, during IDEX 2019. The AJBAN 447A Multi-Role Armoured Vehicleis designed for use in a wide range of specialist military roles, offering high levels of survivability, mobility and firepower.

SPYNEL-X and its V-LRF option are showcased at the IDEX or the first time. The recently-launched thermal sensor equipped with a visible channel and a laser range finder will be presented to decision-makers from within the defense industry, alongside key representatives from governments, armed forces and the key military personnel.

WesCom Defence displays a selection of key products on the stand from the current range, showcasing the highest quality of specialist pyrotechnic products for the defence industry and latest developments in pyrotechnic technology. These include, the ManPAD Simulator, MERS Illumination Rocket and the first fragment-free impact simulator, MECoSt Simulator Impact/Thunderflash.

Spectra Group (UK) Ltd is an internationally renowned specialist provider of secure voice, data and satellite communications systems, specifically optimized for use in remote and challenging environments. Following significant interest from the Middle East and Asia, particularly regarding their battle-winning SlingShot tactical communications system, Spectra Group (UK) Ltd will this year be exhibiting at the International Defence Exhibition and Conference, IDEX, for the first time.

Jankel has announced the achievement of ‘production ready’ status for their latest generation Hunter Tactical Intervention Vehicle (TIV) in preparation for the imminent manufacture of another major order from an undisclosed customer in the Asia Pacific region. The vehicles will be built at JLVM, Jankel’s Jordanian facility, a Joint Venture with KADDB. Jankel is exhibiting on stand number 05-C09.

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