Defense & Security

Defense & Security

Avibras promotes GUARA 4WS light armored vehicle

The Brazilian company Avibras promoted its new GUARA 4WS light armored vehicle for national Defence Forces, Public Security, Police Forces, Special Forces, Law Enforcement, Homeland Security and export. That was reported by planobrazil.com. The Guará 4WS is a 4x4...

Brazil sends troops to Rio de Janeiro to fight organized crime

The president of Brazil sent the Armed Forces to combat the violence of Narco drug traffickers in the City of Rio de Janeiro. That was reported by planobrazil.com. Nearly a hundred members of the security...

Norwegian Police Directorate chooses AW169 as their new law enforcement helicopter

Leonardo welcomes the decision by the Norwegian Police Directorate to choose the AW169 as their new law enforcement helicopter following a tender for their helicopter service modernization programme. The contract, expected to be signed in August 2017, will include three aircraft, with...

China, Belarus launch United Shield-2017 joint anti-terrorism drill

The United Shield-2017 joint anti-terrorism drill, which was jointly held for the first time by the Chinese People's Armed Police Force (APF) and the Internal Troops of the Belarusian Interior Ministry, started in the...

Belarus receives first batch of CS/VN3 armoured vehicles from China

Belarus has received the first batch of CS/VN3 armoured vehicles that were donated by the government of China. That was reported by 42.tut.by. The first wheeled light armored vehicles gifted by the government of China has arrived...

CONTROP reports sale of several helicopter EO/IR payloads for the Israel Police

CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd. is announcing the sale of several iSky-20HD (formerly SHAPO-HD) and iSky-50HD (formerly DSP-HD) EO/IR payloads to the Israeli Police, to be installed on new helicopters and integrated with Churchill Navigation...

National Guard of Ukraine parades new Varta armoured vehicles

The National Guard of Ukraine or NGU publicly displayed its new Varta armoured vehicles for the first time during a parade to mark the third anniversary of the liberation of Mariupol from militants of...

Austria ordered 580 VarioRay laser light module sets for counterterrorism unit

Rheinmetall has racked up fresh successes in the field of advanced infantry and special operations equipment with its VarioRay family of laser light module products. In the first quarter of 2017, Austria’s Federal Ministry...