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09 June 22. Moog Inc. to Exhibit Mission Critical Solutions at Eurosatory 2022. Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today that its Space and Defense segment will highlight mission-critical solutions to an expected audience of 57,000 industry professionals at Eurosatory 2022 at the Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center in Paris, France. Moog will be hosting visitors in Hall 5A at Stand B 755 from June 13-17. On display will be two of Moog’s turreted weapons systems: the Reconfigurable Integrated-weapons Platform (RIwP®) and Flexible Missile Platform (FMP). Also on display, will be Moog’s power and data rotary joint/slip ring and other motion control products.
Moog’s RIwP is a proven, modular, and scalable remote turret providing unmatched capacity to host multi-domain payloads for current and future ground-combat platforms. This weapons platform offers air defense, anti-armor, or multi-mission capabilities via world-class precision medium-caliber and indirect fires. Advanced features on RIwP include high-performance target acquisition technology and unrivaled pointing/stabilization accuracy, ensuring military forces see first, engage first, and achieve mission success.
Moog will also showcase the FMP and the new High-Speed Modular Counter Measure Director (MCD) in the stand. FMP is a high-performance missile and platform agnostic turret which with its stores management technology, allows users flexibility to fire a variety of missiles from any vehicle or trailer. MCD has been developed for Active Protection Systems (APS) based on over 20 years expertise in the now critical application of vehicle protection.
Additionally, Moog will be showcasing its high-performance rotary joint/slip ring and motion control products together, with a gimbal solution that combines the individual components into an integrated, robust assembly. The gimbal is designed to be rugged and compact, while simplifying installation into the customer’s system. Moog gimbals support various payloads.
Eurosatory 2022 is a world Defense and Security global event which takes place every two years. There are over 57,000 visitors expected in attendance with an exhibition space of over 81,300 square meters. Moog will be one of over 1,800 exhibitors at this year’s show. Preview Moog’s stand at bit.ly/Eurosatory22. (Source: BUSINESS WIRE)
09 June 22. Patria showcasing state-of-the-art protected mobility and defence systems at Eurosatory.
Patria attends the global defence and security exhibition Eurosatory on 13-17th June 2022 in Paris and exhibits a wide range of state-of-the-art protected mobility and defence systems. The stand is located at the Hall 6 – G300 and outside A-360.
Wide offering at Eurosatory
New C-sUAS concept – effective against small, unmanned aircraft
Patria’s new Counter-small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (C-sUAS) concept is based on completely new and unique type of effector, which provides its users short-range protection from all types of Class 1 drones. The Patria C-sUAS concept is a high-grade effector, yet simple, scalable, and cost-effective way to provide effective defence against small, unmanned aircraft systems.
Patria AMVXP 8×8 is an extremely modern, modular and robust armoured wheeled vehicle providing superior fire power, protection and mobility. Patria AMVXP has fully digitalized vehicle data and control systems. At Eurosatory Patria exhibits Patria AMVXP with the Cockerill 1030 weapon system at the Hall 6 – G300.
Patria 6×6 is a modular and high-performance, yet at the same time simple, robust and affordable vehicle for peacekeeping and crises management missions and for transporting soldiers. It provides modern protection and extreme mobility. Patria 6×6 is perfect for any combat support roles. Patria 6×6 APC variant (an armoured personnel carrier) is on display outside A-360.
Patria’s fleet management system supports vehicles lifecycle including digital fleet management, training support, maintenance, spare parts and lifecycle management support.
Patria Remote Operating Desk (ROD) is a state-of-the-art user interface containing features, such as augmented reality and haptic feedbacks enabling more authentic remote-driving operations, and the combined stereo camera system.
Patria SONAC DTS is an ASW Sonar system offering both active and passive modes of operation with two separate wet-end sub-systems, VDS and TAS, which can be used simultaneously.
Patria SONAC ACS acoustic mine sweep is specially designed for sweeping influence mines with advanced acoustic triggering. Its compact, lightweight size is designed for use with unmanned craft.
Senop’s latest innovations also on display at Eurosatory
Senop, a part of the Patria Group, provides high-performance night vision devices, intelligent sensor technology-based solutions and demanding system integration services. Senop’s advanced night vision solutions enable situational awareness as well as increased firepower and mobility:
Senop AFCD TI is a new electro-optical advanced fire control system designed for use with the Carl-Gustaf M4/M3 Multi-Role Weapon System. Created through close cooperation between Saab and Senop, the intelligent sight features a thermal imaging system and advanced ballistic computer. The sight is due for release in 2023.
Senop LILLY is a compact target acquisition and observation system offering exceptional situational awareness capabilities with advanced energy management. Senop LILLY Gen2 with a high-performance thermal imager and an extended LRF will improve the performance even further. Gen2 will be available in the end of 2022.
Senop EVA 40 is a lightweight and compact night vision goggle designed to provide a high level of usability and performance.
Senop LUKE Tactical Laser Sight is a high-performance laser sight with a visible laser, an IR laser and an IR illuminator provides maximal operating hours and can be
used in both daytime and night-time operations.
ARTIC FOX Shelter System is a verified and proven multipurpose platform that adapts easily to meet customer-specific needs. ARTIC FOX offers excellent agility for increasingly important mobile operations
09 June 22. Thales at Eurosatory 2022: serving the armed forces now and in the future.
* Thales will be present at Eurosatory 2022 from June 13 to 17 (pavilion C500).
* The Thales pavilion is organized around an immersive experience of an operational mission, from the mission preparation to its post-mission analysis, including its execution on the field.
* Technological innovations will be presented exclusively, such as the Combat Digital Platform, the VisioLoc® feature available on Sophie cameras and the new generation of fire training, Tactical Engagement Analysis.
In a constantly changing world, subject to competition between states and asymmetric threats, Thales meets all the needs of armed forces through a vision based on a global understanding of the threats, the missions to be carried out and the necessary capability challenges. Based on the four main pillars of digital technology – connectivity, big data, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity – Thales supports its customers in their digital transformation, enabling armies to stay one step ahead.
Thanks to its global vision of defense issues in the digital age, Thales has unique capabilities as an integrator and intelligence provider across the entire land domain. From smart sensors and combat systems to soldier equipment and connectivity solutions for the digital battlefield, our systems deliver information superiority and enable deployed forces to stay in charge one step ahead. Most of those solutions are “combat proven” and are engaged on a daily basis in the theater of operations.
In the form of an immersive experience, the Thales pavilion is organized into five major zones that retrace the course of a predominantly air-land operational mission: force readiness, mission preparation, command and control, combat, country and force protection.
At this event, Thales will present technological innovations that will make collaborative combat accessible and a reality today, offering forces a decisive technological advantage:
* The Combat Digital Platform, a cybersecure platform designed to support collaborative engagements by land forces in the battlespace of the future in a unified system that allows them to understand, decide and act faster than the adversary.
* The VisioLoc® function, embedded in Sophie Optima and Sophie Ultima thermal imagers, ushers in a new era of portable soldier optronics for high-intensity collaborative combat. This new function enables land forces to generate precise geolocation coordinates in any environment, even when no satellite signal is available.
* This 2022 edition will be the opportunity to discover and test our Tactical Engagement Analysis solution, a new generation of firearms training that allows you to train very easily, wherever you are and regardless of the weapon you carry.
Registration for press briefings is open, to find out more about these innovations and Thales’ core solutions such as air defense and protection radars, our anti-drone solutions and connectivity challenges.
After recruiting 7,000 people worldwide in 2021, Thales is stepping up its hiring policy and recruiting more than 11,000 employees worldwide, including 6,000 in France (permanent and fixed-term contracts). In addition to these recruitments, 3,500 internships and apprenticeships are being offered, which are key training and hiring opportunities within the Group. Candidates interested in the positions available at Thales can learn more and apply online here.
« By leveraging key technologies of digital transformation, we precisely address the needs of land forces in terms of decision support, robotics, collaborative combat, data processing, intelligence fusion, and protection and resilience. Our solutions are designed to act faster and stay one step ahead, now and in the future. » Marc Darmon, Executive Vice-President, Secure Communications & Information, Thales.
« Eurosatory 2022 is an event that our teams have been waiting for, as they are keen to renew this human contact with our customers. We will be presenting our latest thinking and achievements in the air-land sector, which serve a major ambition: sovereignty, security and stability. » Christophe Salomon, Executive Vice-President, Land and Air Systems, Thales.
09 June 22. Move – Sense – Strike: Rheinmetall presenting products, systems and capabilities at Eurosatory 2022 for the digitized battlefields of the future.
Eurosatory 2022, the most important defence show on the European mainland, takes place this year in Paris from 13 to 17 June. Under the motto “Move – Sense – Strike”, Rheinmetall will be on hand, presenting part of its extensive array of products, systems and activities for the digitized battlefields of the future. With an exhibition area of around 3,000 square metres, this will be Rheinmetall’s biggest-ever presence at Eurosatory. Here are some of the products making their debut at this year’s show:
Future Tanknology – KF51 main battle tank: The KF51 is the newest member of Rheinmetall’s family of tracked armoured fighting vehicles. Delivering dual-capability dominance, the platform sets new standards in every category – lethality, survivability, mobility, networkability and reconnaissance. Its 130mm main armament and other effectors endow the KF51 with superior firepower. The vehicle will be presented at a ceremony on 13 June at 14:00 hrs.
Rheinmetall Technology Cube: Now more than ever, defence technology systems are developed in close coordination with their future users. The Rheinmetall Technology Cube exploits cutting-edge technology, including augmented reality, to conduct a dialogue with users and procurement officials when developing next-generation combat vehicles. The aim is to rethink the future together – by integrating new kinds of drives, sensors, and subsystems into fully digitized, scalable vehicle platform concepts.
Airborne vehicle family: In cooperation with Mercedes-Benz and ACS Armoured Car Systems, Rheinmetall now offers a versatile, high mobility 4×4 vehicle family specially designed for light airmobile and special operations units. The vehicle system family will debut at Eurosatory.
Natter remote-controlled weapon station: Rheinmetall has developed a new family of remote-controlled weapon stations. Thanks to its high-performance sensors, modularity and independent stabilization, the Natter (“adder”) features excellent reconnaissance and engagement capabilities. Various versions of the Natter make it possible to arm tracked and wheeled armoured vehicles with a wide spectrum of effectors ranging from light machineguns to medium calibre cannon.
Unmanned systems and robotics: For the first time, Rheinmetall will be presenting the newly developed LUNA NG (Next Generation) unmanned aerial vehicle, designed for unmanned aerial reconnaissance, classification, and recognition of objects in real time. Rheinmetall will also be showing how various integrated, unmanned air-supported reconnaissance systems can reinforce the sensors of ground platforms and improve overall situational awareness. The Robotics-L walking robot and Mission Master models SP and XT demonstrate how robotics is already changing the modern battlefield. Robotics-L can carry out reconnaissance missions. The Mission Master SP vehicle is configured for a transporting cargo, while the XT is a designed for a fire support role with a launcher for loitering munitions.
Loitering munitions: These air-supported precision munitions combine the characteristics of drones and guided missiles. They enhance the ability of even small units to reconnoitre target zones from above, coupled with standoff, high-precision engagement of targets. Rheinmetall and its partner UVision have entered a cooperation agreement to market UV’s Hero family of loitering munitions in Europe. At Eurosatory, the two companies will be highlighting possibilities for integrating Hero LM systems into manned and unmanned vehicles.
In addition to these debuts, Rheinmetall will also be presenting various other products and projects. These include:
HX3 vehicle family: Rheinmetall’s new HX3 vehicle generation features improved protection, even better mobility, greater driving comfort and digital interface architecture, assuring heightened operational flexibility and abundant scope for future performance upgrades. At Eurosatory 2022, Rheinmetall’s wheeled self-propelled howitzer will be on display, mounted on a high mobility HX 10×10 chassis. The HX3 can also serve as the transport component for the Skynex air defence system.
Air defence: Mobile, modular, and scalable, ground-based air defence systems are gaining new importance now that NATO armed forces are focusing once again on defending national and allied territory and airspace. At Eurosatory, Rheinmetall is displaying a Boxer 8×8 wheeled armoured vehicle configured for an air defence role, topped with the Sykranger 30 turret and an integrated surface-to-air missile launcher. Also on show will be the Skynex air defence system, consisting of a 35mm Mk3 Revolver Gun, Multi Sensor Unit with AESA radar, and a Control Node 1 command centre, with a high-energy laser functioning as a future effector.
Force protection: Rheinmetall’s comprehensive expertise in the field of force protection ranges from individual passive ballistic solutions to advanced stand-off active protection systems for combat vehicles. Visitors to Eurosatory 2022 can inspect Rheinmetall’s StrikeShield, an integrated hybrid module for vehicles that combines active and passive protection technology.
Digitized battlefield: As a leading systems integrator, Rheinmetall possesses all the knowledge necessary for networking various entities on the digital battlefield of the future. At Eurosatory 2022, Rheinmetall will show how the interplay of sensors, effectors and human-machine interfaces can lift the “fog of war”. Rheinmetall will also be showcasing the current configuration of its Gladius 2.0 soldier system and how it can be networked with manned and unmanned vehicles and subsystems.
At Eurosatory 2022, furthermore Rheinmetall will be presenting its comprehensive expertise in practically every other capability category. These include weapons and ammunition for threat-commensurate, scalable application of force as well as innovative, networkable sensor systems for applications on land, at sea and in the air, in addition to high-performance simulation technology for top-of-the-line training. We look forward to welcoming you to Eurosatory 2022 at Stand F241-240 in the outdoor area behind Hall 6.
07 June 22. BAE Systems to showcase combat vehicles and advanced defense technologies during Eurosatory.
BAE Systems will display a broad range of capabilities during the Eurosatory defense and security tradeshow in Paris June 13-17; including combat vehicles, artillery systems, and technologies for precision strike and situational awareness.
The full size vehicles on display at outdoor stand C371 in area Pe6a are the CV90MkIV infantry fighting vehicle which was recently selected by the Slovakia Ministry of Defence as its preferred system for the procurement of Infantry Fighting Vehicles (IFVs) for the Slovak Army, the ARCHER 155mm mobile howitzer, and the BvS10 all-terrain vehicle, along with advanced guided weapon systems and situational awareness technologies.
CV90: The CV90 is combat proven and trusted and exists in more than a dozen variants for different mission sets. It is in use with seven countries and is interoperable with NATO forces. The CV90MkIV is the latest version of the tracked IFV with advanced digitized solutions for situational awareness and targeting, integrated anti-tank guided missiles, and Active Protection System for increased survivability.
BvS10: BvS10 is an armored all-terrain vehicle ideal for operations in Arctic and cold weather environments. It can traverse ice, steep mountains, and rocks, and its amphibious capability allows it to swim while operating in some of the most remote areas the planet has to offer. Its modular design allows it to be reconfigured for varying missions. The Swedish Army recently ordered 127 BvS10s and it is also under consideration for the European joint acquisition program for the Cold Weather All-Terrain Vehicle (CATV) program. Its sister vehicle, the unarmored Beowulf, is under consideration for the U.S. Army’s CATV program.
ARCHER: ARCHER is a wheeled mobile 155mm howitzer capable of initiating fire within 30 seconds of receiving an order and can depart its position in the same amount of time, giving it superior “shoot and scoot” capability by minimizing the enemy’s ability to effectively return fire. Its automated ammunition magazine stows 21 rounds, and which can be fired in less than three minutes. With guided munitions it can reach targets in excess of 50km.
360 MVP Sensor™: The 360 MVP Sensor™ system improves ground vehicles’ situational awareness, reduces crew cognitive load, and integrates easily with other vehicle protection system features – all to enhance crew response time, survivability, and mission success. It is comprised of high-definition, extended-view sensors built with BAE Systems’ 1920×1200 longwave infrared camera cores, the 360 MVP Sensor™ system delivers low-latency imagery during the day, at night, in adverse weather, and in challenging natural and manmade battlefield conditions.
Check6™: The Check-6™ rear-vision system is a camera system for ground vehicles that provides high-quality situational awareness to ground forces. The plug and play system utilizes a qualified, uncooled, infrared camera core that is embedded into U.S. Department of Defense taillights. With a universal fit for all U.S. ground vehicles, Check-6 does not require a custom mount or armor holes. This innovative solution provides a streamlined path for vehicle installation that can be accomplished as a field-upgrade kit, allowing for minimal vehicle downtime.
APKWS® laser-guidance kit: The APKWS guidance kit transforms an unguided 2.75-inch (70 millimeter) rocket into a precision-guided rocket that gives military aircraft and ground vehicles a low-cost surgical strike capability. In combat, the APKWS system has achieved over a 93 percent success rate when fired from rotary- and fixed-wing platforms. APKWS laser-guidance kits are used by four branches of the U.S. military, and are available to allied nations for ongoing combat operations via Foreign Military Sales (FMS). (Source: BUSINESS WIRE)
Founded in 1987, Exensor Technology is a world leading supplier of Networked Unattended Ground Sensor (UGS) Systems providing tailored sensor solutions to customers all over the world. From our Headquarters in Lund Sweden, our centre of expertise in Network Communications at Communications Research Lab in Kalmar Sweden and our Production site outside of Basingstoke UK, we design, develop and produce latest state of the art rugged UGS solutions at the highest quality to meet the most stringent demands of our customers. Our systems are in operation and used in a wide number of Military as well as Homeland Security applications worldwide. The modular nature of the system ensures any external sensor can be integrated, providing the user with a fully meshed “silent” network capable of self-healing. Exensor Technology will continue to lead the field in UGS technology, provide our customers with excellent customer service and a bespoke package able to meet every need. A CNIM Group Company