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  • 2018

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  • Imagine that your job involves potentially being exposed to contaminated materials. You must wear protective masks, gloves and outerwear while conducting your duties. And those duties include advancing, running, fighting, loading, shooting, maneuvering, scaling, repelling and climbing.

    Imagine that your job involves potentially being exposed to contaminated materials. You must wear protective masks, gloves and outerwear while conducting your duties. And those duties include advancing, running, fighting, loading, shooting, maneuvering, scaling, repelling and climbing.

     
  • Going Underwater with the Double Eagle PVDS

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    Underwater mine reconnaissance can be dangerous to both vessels and crews. Here’s how Saab’s Double Eagle PVDS (Propelled Variable Depth Sonar) keeps crews safe.

    Underwater mine reconnaissance can be dangerous to both vessels and crews. Here's how Saab's Double Eagle PVDS (Propelled Variable Depth Sonar) keeps crews safe.

     
  • The Sea Giraffe AMB radar system will soon be on five classes of U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships. Here's the story behind how it happened.

    The Sea Giraffe AMB radar system will soon be on five classes of U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships. Here's the story behind how it happened.

     
  • 2017

  • 4

  • When you're a subsea operator, you use underwater vehicles to explore potentially hazardous objects, such as an offshore oil platform or a wrecked ship. To fully explore every nook and cranny, you may need to employ two vehicles: a larger one to act as the mothership and a smaller, unmanned one to act as a fly-out.

    Saab Seaeye's Falcon acting as a mothership, while Stinger Technology's VideoRay and Stinger Nano act as fly-outs

    Saab Seaeye's Falcon ROV acting as a mothership,
    while Stinger Technology's 
    VideoRay and Stinger Nano
    act as fly-outs
     
  • The U.S. military has fallen behind. And we need to catch up.

    The U.S. military has fallen behind. And we need to catch up.

     
  • The U.S. Air Force is facing a major pilot shortage. How can it be reversed?

    The U.S. Air Force is facing a major pilot shortage. How can it be reversed?

     
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  • Consistently, we are hearing from every branch that the U.S. is "overmatched" in certain areas of the battlespace. Our adversaries have outpaced us in defense spending and in research and development (R&D) allocations and advancements for the past decade.

    Consistently, we are hearing from every branch that the U.S. is "overmatched" in certain areas of the battlespace. Our adversaries have outpaced us in defense spending and in research and development (R&D) allocations and advancements for the past decade.

     
  • 2

  • Over the past year, there has been intense public debate about the size of the U.S. Navy's fleet. The issue has only garnered more interest in recent months as the new administration settles in. And while fleet size is a very important focus, fleet composition is equally critical.

    Over the past year, there has been intense public debate about the size of the U.S. Navy's fleet. The issue has only garnered more interest in recent months as the new administration settles in. And while fleet size is a very important focus, fleet composition is equally critical.

     
  • Mobility is key to modern air defense

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    With aerial threats rapidly evolving, Western nations are now addressing gaps in their ground-based air defense (GBAD). What’s needed are short-range air defense systems that combine agility with ease of deployment.

    With aerial threats rapidly evolving, Western nations are now addressing gaps in their ground-based air defense (GBAD). What’s needed are short-range air defense systems that combine agility with ease of deployment.

     
  • With modern warfare placing increasing demands on soldiers, Saab’s Carl-Gustaf M4 shoulder-launched weapon has been designed for optimal handling and comfort in all conditions.

    With modern warfare placing increasing demands on soldiers, Saab’s Carl-Gustaf M4 shoulder-launched weapon has been designed for optimal handling and comfort in all conditions.

     
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