AUSA Annual Meeting 2018

The 2018 AUSA Annual Meeting is an event that will include presentations from the United States Army Materiel Command, the United States Army Training and Doctrine Command, and the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology).
Dates: October 8 - 10, 2018
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Booth: 1025

Live from AUSA Annual Meeting

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Leonardo DRS Soldier Support

Leonardo DRS is committed to helping the warfighter both on and off the battlefield. By supporting charities like Fisher House and TAPS we’re able to directly impact the needs of warfighters and their families where they need it most.

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Importance of Army and Industry Partnership

Partnerships between the Army and industry, such as with Leonardo DRS, help accelerate Army modernization through the development of new technologies and advanced capabilities, strategically based on the needs of the US Army.

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TROPHY Active Protection System (APS)

Learn about the world's first and only fully-operational, combat-proven active protection system.

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Joint Effects Targeting System (JETS)

Learn how Forward Observers have the ability to acquire the target’s location on a precision grid with JETS, communicate the coordinates to the Fires Network, and then signal ground or air cover maneuvers.

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TITAN On-Board Vehicle Power (OBVP)

Learn how TITAN OBVP technology transforms a vehicle's power train into an electrical power plant.

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X-Band Communications On-the-Move (COTM)

Learn how the X-Band COTM Antenna System is a match for the most challenging environments—where voice, video and data connections can be vital to mission success and warfighter safety.

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Mounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS)

Learn how MFoCS provides modular computing capabilities for ground vehicles and weapons platforms across the joint services.

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Global Communications Services & Enterprise Solutions

Learn about our world-class, mission-critical communications, security solutions and advanced program support services.

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Equipped to overmatch. From full-up systems, down to enabling technologies and components, Leonardo DRS has the expertise and capabilities to overwhelm emerging threats. Providing a decisive advantage wherever the battle takes you.

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See our Army Modernization Technologies

Enhanced Night Vision Goggle III (ENVG III) & Family of Weapon Sights individual (FWS-I)Enhanced Night Vision Goggle III (ENVG III) & Family of Weapon Sights individual (FWS-I) - ENVG II is worn on a helmet and linked wirelessly to a FWS-I, which can be mounted on rifles and carbines.  Learn more

Family of Weapon Sights-Crew ServedFamily of Weapon Sights-Crew Served - The FWS-CS increases warfighter operational effectiveness by seeing deep into the battlefield and increasing surveillance and target acquisition ranges, while penetrating obscurants day or night. It is for the squad leader’s weapon M16 and M4 series rifles and carbines, M24 and M107 Sniper Rifles, M2 HB, and MK19 machine guns.

HexaBlµ™ 1280-MWHexaBlµ™ 1280-MW - A cooled 6-micron MWIR camera module. It employs a revolutionary 6 μm pixel pitch HgCdTe detector technology that leverages Leonardo DRS’ proprietary HDVIP® (High Density Vertically Integrated Photodiode) to deliver high sensitivity mid-wave infrared (MWIR) detection in an incredibly small Integrated Dewar Cooler Assembly (IDCA).  Learn more

Mini See Spot (MSS)Mini See Spot (MSS) - The Mini See Spot employs micro-cooler midwave infrared technology to create a large-format image of 640 x 480 pixels with a marker/designator (1.064 micron) laser see spot inherent in the sensor.  Learn more

Sniper Precision Acquisition Rifle Thermal Night Sight (SPARTN)Sniper Precision Acquisition Rifle Thermal Night Sight (SPARTN) - The Leonardo DRS Individual Weapon Sight (IWS) is an advanced clip-on infrared weapon sight based on equipment developed by Leonardo DRS for the US Army.  Learn more

Tamarisk® Uncooled Thermal Camera ModulesTamarisk® Uncooled Thermal Camera Modules - For applications constrained by aggressive size, weight and power, the Tamarisk® family of 17 μm uncooled thermal imaging modules offer flexible solutions to ensure your projects’ success.  Learn more

Tenµm™ 1280Tenµm™ 1280 - The 10-micron technology behind the all new Tenµm™1280 puts Leonardo DRS significantly ahead of its competitors in the race to smaller pixel pitch and lower cost products among manufacturers of infrared detectors. The Tenµm™1280 is the first high-resolution 10-micron thermal camera core from Leonardo DRS.  Learn more

Tenµm™ 640Tenµm™ 640 - Tenµm™ 640 precisely balances ultra-small pixel structure with ultra-sensitive microbolometer performance at a remarkable cost advantage. The 10-micron pixel pitch Vanadium Oxide (VOx) technology behind Leonardo DRS’ Tenµm™ 640 is the most advanced uncooled infrared sensor design available to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) today.  Learn more

Zafiro® 640 MicroZafiro® 640 Micro - Leonardo DRS’ Zafiro® 640 Micro is a low power, ultra-compact MWIR 640 x 480 camera core for the most demanding imaging applications.  Learn more

Zafiro® HD-MW (Mid-Wave)Zafiro® HD-MW (Mid-Wave) - A new standard for image clarity, the Zafiro® HD-MW (Mid-Wave) sensor module provides all the performance of a long-range capable, cooled MWIR camera in a small, low-power package. The Integrated Dewar Cooler Assembly (IDCA) utilizes Leonardo DRS' HDVIP® (High Density Vertically Integrated Photodiode) HgCdTe detector technology to deliver high sensitivity.  Learn more

Distributed Aperture IR Counter Measures (DAIRCM)Distributed Aperture IR Counter Measures (DAIRCM) - DAIRCM is an aircraft survivability system approach that utilizes a single sensor for both 2-color IR missile warning and wide field of view gimbal for threat countermeasure. Additional capabilities of the sensor include hostile fire indication (HFI), laser warning, limited Degraded Visual Environment capability, distributed sensors available for providing 360-degree situational awareness.

Blackstone Body-Worn DF/TDOA SystemBlackstone Body-Worn DF/TDOA System - Provides mission-critical intelligence to the warfighter by rapidly detecting and locating a wide range of threat signals, monitoring signals of interest, and supporting real-time analysis.  Learn more

Blackstone Vehicle Mount Kit (VMK)Blackstone Vehicle Mount Kit (VMK) - Blackstone is a manpack ISR sensor used for HF/VHF/UHF signal detection, monitoring, direction finding, time tagging, and geolocating.  
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Raven CDF-6000CDF-6000 - The Leonardo DRS CDF-6000 provides superior COMINT performance through detection, interception, DF, collection, geo-location, measurement, analysis, signal recognition, and the identification of conventional, modern, and agile signals.

Data Distrbution Unit (DDU)Data Distrbution Unit (DDU) - The DDU uses a combination of hardware and software to enable centralized interaction with platform C4ISR, EW and weapons subsystems. Learn more

Data Distrbution Unit - Expandable (DDUx) IIData Distrbution Unit - Expandable (DDUx) II - The DDUx II is a highly integrated and extremely rugged computing Server incorporating Intel’s Core i7 processor technology, as well as removable 2.5” solid state hard drives. Learn more

Electronic Warfare BattalionElectronic Warfare Battalion - An integrated Electronic Warfare (EW) system, with comprehensive training and maintenance, that provides complete situational awareness of the enemy, communications, fires and weapons systems. Learn more

Enhanced Situational Awareness (ESA)Enhanced Situational Awareness (ESA) - Leonardo DRS’ Enhanced Situational Awareness(ESA) improves survivability and mission capability by providing users with enhanced coverage. 
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Joint Tactical Terminal – Transceiver (JTT-TRx)Joint Tactical Terminal – Transceiver (JTT-TRx) - The JTT-TRx is the smallest and most complete Integrated Broadcast Service (IBS) transceiver solution available. The JJT-TRx is also the world’s first and only modular bolt-on transmit terminal upgrade available - based on the JTT-Miniaturized Receiver (JTT-MRx). It is a stand-alone, interoperable beyond line-of-sight (BLOS) miniaturized Common Interactive Broadcast (CIB) transceiver for all JTT-IBS applications with a 60% size, weight and power (SWAP) reduction.

Mounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS)Mounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS) - The Mounted Family of Computing Systems (MFoCS) provides modular computing capabilities for ground vehicles and weapons platforms across the joint services.  Learn more

Multi-Function Rugged Displays (MRD) IIMulti-Function Rugged Displays (MRD) II - The MRD IIs are multi-function, extremely rugged, sun light readable displays that incorporate resistive touch screens.  Learn more

Multi-Function Rugged Tablet (MRT 104) IIMulti-Function Rugged Tablet (MRT104) II - Leonardo DRS’ military rugged tablet II establishes new standards in functionality and performance for portable rugged computers.  Learn more

PitBull™ Multi-Protocol, Multi-Function, Non-Traditional Environment SensorPitBull™ Multi-Protocol - PitBull is a compact, multi-function, dual agile transceiver sensor capable of monitoring and locating multiple advanced signal emitters. The sensor can be used stand-alone or networked with other sensors to accomplish its programmed mission objective.

On-Board Vehicle Power (OBVP)TITAN On-Board Vehicle Power (OBVP) - When towed generators are not the best power-needs solution, TITAN OBVP provides commanders with flexibility and agility to access power on the go. While simultaneously reducing maintenance and support costs.  Learn more

X-38V Low Profile Communications On-The-Move (COTM) Antenna SystemX-38V Low Profile Communications On-The-Move (COTM) Antenna System - The X-38V Low Profile Communications On-The-Move (COTM) Antenna System is designed to deliver continuous high bandwidth communications for voice, video and data in a highly dynamic environment.  Learn more

Reconfigurable Integrated-Weapons Platform (RIwP)Reconfigurable Integrated-Weapons Platform (RIwP) - A lightweight precision lethality and integrated sensor capability which allows user in-the-field reconfigurability and uses current and future weapons, sensors and missiles.  Learn more

Trophy HV Active Protection SystemTrophy HV Active Protection System - Trophy neutralizes modern anti-armor threats (including all anti-tank rockets and guided missiles) and explosive anti-tank rounds.  Learn more

Joint Assault Bridge (JAB)Joint Assault Bridge (JAB) - Leonardo DRS' advanced bridging technology solves a long standing Army capability gap, and JAB emplaces the existing military load class 85 “scissor” bridge.  
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Initial Maneuver Short-Range Air Defense (IM-SHORAD)Initial Maneuver Short-Range Air Defense (IM-SHORAD) - The mission equipment package includes kinetic and non-kinetic defeat capabilities and an on-board radar.  Learn more

Cyber SecurityCyber Security - Leonardo DRS cyber experts protect enterprise systems and information with industry leading security operations services; identity and access management; governance, strategy, and compliance; security tools & appliances; training, education, and awareness.  
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End-to-End Communication SolutionsEnd-to-End Communication Solutions - Custom end-to-end solutions include secure and reliable global networking, high-performance managed network applications, 24x7x365 network operations, full life-cycle support, and a dedicated team of globally deployed field service representatives (FSRs).  Learn more

Enterprise IT Services & StaffingEnterprise IT Services & Staffing - Leveraging industry best practices, ITIL and RMF, Leonardo DRS creates custom enterprise IT systems capable of supporting next generation capabilities for mission-critical customer requirements. Full life-cycle enterprise IT solutions include: Operations & Maintenance, IT Service Management (ITSM), Applications & Systems Management, Software/Hardware Support.  Learn more

Network OperationsNetwork Operations - Leonardo DRS designs, builds, and maintains mission-critical global networks with persistent monitoring and control, Tier I-III help-desk services, and streamlined trouble ticket systems. The Leonardo DRS Global NOSC provides 24x7x365 management of satellite, terrestrial, and cyber operations ensuring customers have a highly available, scalable, and secure network.  Learn more

Satellite ServicesSatellite Services - Delivering best value Ku, C, X, UHF, L and Ka-Band SATCOM services by teaming with the largest satellite operators and combining operator agnostic services with economies of scale.  Learn more

Terrestrial ServicesTerrestrial Services - Providing both standalone fiber and wireless terrestrial transport and integrated back-haul for global networks, Leonardo DRS utilizes its core infrastructure, the Global Communications Network (GCN), to deliver secure and reliable telecommunication services anywhere, anytime.  Learn more

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Media Kit

Press releases, brochures, images, and other media resources.

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TITAN OBVP BrochureTITAN On-Board Vehicle Power (OBVP) -- TITAN OBVP equipped vehicles greatly improve the operational adaptability of ground forces by providing mobile, expeditionary power when speed, range, agility, and flexibility are critical to mission success.

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MFoCS II BrochureMounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS) II -- MFoCS II is the core component of the Mounted Computing Environment. As the key enabler of any vehicle C5ISR architecture, MFoCS II provides a fully integrated Mission Command suite of capabilities.

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RIwP BrochureReconfigurable Integrated-weapons Platform (RIwP) -- RIwP is a flexible, scalable weapon system providing tailored overmatch to current and emerging
battlefield threats.

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