Dates: October 10 - 12, 2022
Location:  Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.
Booth#: #6041, Upstairs in Hall D

On today’s complex and ever-changing battlefield, it’s paramount to the safety and success of our forces and allied forces around the globe, that they have access to reliable networks, communications, situational awareness, protection, and lethality regardless of where their mission takes them. At Leonardo DRS we are focused on delivering advanced technologies to the warfighter, adapting them to meet their mission requirements, then rapidly deploying them to ensure warfighters have the solutions they need to deliver a thoughtful and forceful response to evolving threats—so they own the edge.

Videos From the Show Floor


3rd Gen FLIR

The 3GEN Forward Looking Infrared (FLIR) Dewar Cooler Bench (DCB) long-range sensor converts infrared radiation into video images and is the key enabler for the next-generation of FLIR sights, providing improved situational awareness with significant improvements in range and resolution under a full spectrum of degraded weather and battlefield conditions. The US Army chose DRS as the only provider for this key technology capability.

Aircraft Protection with Quantum Cascade Laser (QCL)

Leonardo DRS’ high-power, multi-color laser systems provide best-in-class performance for military applications. Based on our ground-breaking QCL technology, these high-power laser systems represent the ultimate choice for aircraft survivability equipment, providing the following enabling capabilities.

Stryker Single Vehicle Counter-UAS

How do you get urgently needed capabilities to the warfighter faster? Rapid prototyping! Leonardo DRS, with help from great industry partners, designed, built and tested a Single Vehicle C-UAS Stryker prototype in only seven months.

Leonardo DRS is Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness at AUSA

Leonardo DRS, Inc. (DRS), announced today that it will grant up to $10,000 in contributions to help military families deal with breast cancer. The company’s exhibit at the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) expo in Washington, DC, will go “pink” Tuesday, October 11, to recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month and encourage event participants to join the effort and recognize friends and relatives who have battled this disease.

Leonardo DRS Launches AC2ES - APNT

Jamming and spoofing of GPS on the battlefield requires a powerful Assured Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (A-PNT) answer. Our system is plug and play, right into MFoCS. Low SWAP, no complicated upgrades needed. Our A-PNT: Converged Computer – Embedded & Scalable.

Sensing the Future

Leonardo DRS is a leading mid-tier provider of defense products and technologies for the U.S. military and its allies with core capabilities in advanced sensing, force protection, network computing and electric power and propulsion. Through its two segments, Advanced Sensing and Computing, and Integrated Mission Systems, the company is shaping the future of the battlefield.

Single-Vehicle Counter-UAS Stryker Prototype for the US Army

How do you get urgently needed capabilities to the warfighter faster? Rapid prototyping! Leonardo DRS, with help from great industry partners, designed, built and tested a Single Vehicle C-UAS Stryker prototype in only seven months.

SPEAR Counter-UAS system

The Leonardo DRS SPEAR system is a portable, high-power electromagnetic, directed energy, non-kinetic weapon system that protects the warfighter from hostile UASs. SPEAR will disrupt and destroy individual or swam drone threats on contact. Engaging targets approximately one million times, the system provides a low cost per shot solution. On the move and at the halt. SPEAR goes where you go.

Assured Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (A-PNT) Part I

As jamming and spoofing technologies become more advanced, the need for Assured Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (A-PNT) becomes increasingly critical. In part one of our new five-part video series. we define the need for A-PNT, as well as how our solution called A-PNT Converged Computer – Embedded & Scalable, or AC2ES, meets that need.

Quantum Cascade Laser (QCL)

Our patented designs and advanced manufacturing processes ensure robustness and reliability, with 1,000 to 10,000 hours of real-time operation. We leverage our core technologies to deliver commercial- and military-grade system-level solutions. It's the world’s leading provider of best-in-class mid-infrared, quantum cascade laser sources for the life sciences, research, industrial, and defense industries.

Leonardo DRS Booth Changeover

Leonardo DRS, Inc. (DRS), announced today that it will grant up to $10,000 in contributions to help military families deal with breast cancer. The company’s exhibit at the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) expo in Washington, DC, will go “pink” Tuesday, October 11, to recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month and encourage event participants to join the effort and recognize friends and relatives who have battled this disease.

Leonardo DRS supports the HJF

Leonardo DRS is Proud to support HJF during Breast Cancer Awareness Month to help them advance military medicine for our nation’s warfighters. HJF is the trusted partner to advance military medicine globally for the mutual benefit of military and civilian health.

Leonardo DRS and International Partnerships

Leonardo DRS, Inc. develops and manufactures advanced defense products for the U.S. military, intelligence agencies and allies around the world. The company’s broad technology portfolio focuses on advanced sensing, network computing, force protection, and electrical power and propulsion, as well as a range of key defense priorities. Our innovative people are leading the way in developing disruptive technologies for autonomous, dynamic, interconnected, and multi-domain capabilities to defend against new and emerging threats.

Leonardo DRS at AUSA 2022

Thank you to all who stopped by our booth at #AUSA2022, whether you were here to #StickIt2Cancer or learn more about our defense capabilities, products & solutions. We are proud to support the US Army’s Soldiers on and off the battlefield.


Technologies on Display

Electro-Optical Infrared Sensors

Electro-Optical Infrared SensorsWith over a half of a century pioneering infrared detector development, advanced sensor suites and robust targeting systems, Leonardo DRS has built a reputation for providing the innovative electro-optical and infrared systems (EOIS) that U.S. and allied military forces have come to rely on.


DVE CameraPioneering infrared sensor technology once again, Leonardo DRS has changed the face of cooled thermal imaging with the introduction of HexaBlu® cryo-cooled thermal camera modules. HexaBlu® camera modules employ 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).

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SUAS Tactical Agile Gimbal (STAG)

STAGThe SUAS Tactical Agile Gimbal family is a line of best-in-class stabilized systems for gimbal applications. This gimbal family supports STANAG compliant laser designation in small UAS class gimbal payload. The open architecture and common platform base deliver the same precision pointing and controls across a broad range of mission optimized payloads.

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Dismounted Electro-Optical and Infrared (EO/IR) Solutions

Family of Weapon Sights-Crew ServedHelping Warfighters own the precision, that's the goal.

Electro-Optical and Infrared sensors now serve as the eyes of military forces, day and night, through all types of environmental conditions. Ensuring these Warfighters have the technology for today’s threats and the threats of tomorrow is essential.

Learn more about Dismounted EO/IR

Driver's Vision Enhancer (DVE) Wide

Driver's Vision Enhancer (DVE) WideLeonardo DRS' Driver's Vision Enhancer (DVE) Wide provides vehicle operators with enhanced situational awareness for combat and tactical-wheeled vehicles, improving survivability and mission capability.

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LiveSky Hoverfly

LiveSky HoverflyTethered UAS technology like Hoverfly’s LiveSky™ is revolutionizing the government and commercial markets for long-duration, small footprint aerial surveillance and long-range, secure communications. By enabling continuous power and high-bandwidth data through a thin tether link, LiveSky™ can remain on-station in the air almost indefinitely, providing surveillance, targeting, and communications relay functions, while stationary or on-the-move, from vehicles or vessels. Multiple US and allied government programs have recognized Hoverfly’s technology and are now incorporating TUAS capabilities in their requirements.

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Electronic Warfare

Our Electronic Warfare portfolio of hardware and software capabilities provide signal recognition, detection, identification, and geolocation in order to detect, exploit, and attack. Our hardware is aligned with the warfighter’s requirements for low size, weight and power (SWaP) without sacrificing high performance. The low SWaP form factors allow for multi-function EW (MFEW) capabilities where the equipment can be integrated into cross-domain platforms.

Dismounted Electronic Warfare

Dismounted Electronic WarfareHelping our warfighters own the electromagnetic spectrum is paramount to their safety and success on the battlefield.

With adversaries constantly challenging our dominance in cyberspace and the EMS spectrum, these operational environments become increasingly contested and complex. Having a reliable upper hand to assure and maintain access, use, fires, and maneuverability within the EMS and across all domains home and abroad—is more necessary than ever before.

Learn more about Dismounted Electronic Warfare

Joint Tactical Terminal – Next Generation

Joint Tactical Terminal – Next GenerationThe smallest, most capable integrated broadcast service transceiver and/or receiver solution available, chosen by the U.S. Army to replace aging Joint Tactical Terminals ensuring military services keep pace with evolving technical advancements.

Learn more about JTT-NG

Network Computing & Communications

Leonardo DRS is a global leader in mission-critical computing and display platforms for U.S. and allied militaries, trusted battle management systems, secure satellite communications and ship-board computing integration. We provide market-leading network computing products that bring trusted and resilient communications and computational resources to U.S. and international militaries, allowing them to more rapidly share data and improve situational understanding.

Mounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS) II

MFoCS II BrochureMFoCS 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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Data Distribution Unit - Expandable (DDUx)

Data Distrbution Unit - Expandable (DDUx)The DDUx 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.

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AC²ES (A-PNT Converged Computer – Embedded & Scalable)

AC²ES (A-PNT Converged Computer – Embedded & Scalable)Developed with efficiency in mind, AC²ES is embedded in our widely used Data Distribution Unit – Expandable (DDUx) II. The DDUx II and military variants are currently fielded on over 150,000 vehicles meaning this capability can be easily implemented without additional space or weight requirements.

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Multi-Function Rugged Displays (MRD) II

Multi-Function Rugged Displays (MRD) IIThe MRDs are multi-function, extremely rugged, sun light readable displays that incorporate resistive touch screens.

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Multi-Function Rugged Tablet (MRT) II

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

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Vehicle Intercom System (VIS)

Vehicle Intercom System (VIS)The Leonardo DRS Vehicle Intercom System (VIS) is a non-developmental product that offers a flexible, future- proof solution to platform based audio.

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Maintenance Support Device (MSD) V4

Maintenance Support Device (MSD) V4The Leonardo DRS rugged SCORPION was built for the worst with the most robust materials available including impact-resistant ultra polymers and sturdy magnesium alloy. 

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Protection & Lethality

We are a leading systems integrator of mission equipment packages onto military ground vehicles to provide our troops with the very best reconnaissance and surveillance, mission support and vehicle survivability solutions in the world. We bring a family of force protection technology, including counter-UAS and portable ground radar programs, active protection systems, combat vehicle turrets and stabilized sensor suites.

TROPHY™ Active Protection System (APS)

TROPHY™ Active Protection System (APS)By proactively detecting, locating, and (if necessary) neutralizing anti-armor threats, TROPHY™ dramatically increases platform survivability, and creates a new paradigm of networked threat awareness for maneuver forces.

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Maneuver Short-Range Air Defense (M-SHORAD)

Maneuver Short-Range Air Defense (M-SHORAD)Warfighters face a myriad of dangerous threats — ground and air. Warfighters require precision direct fire weapons and missiles to defeat these current and emerging threats. With Leonardo DRS’ mission equipment package, as part of the Maneuver Short-Range Air Defense (M-SHORAD) capability, Warfighters possess the ability to maneuver at the tactical level with a complete detect, identify, track and defeat capability which defeats UAS, rotary-wing and fixed-wing threats. By employing precision ground-to-ground and ground-to-air lethality, the Warfighter truly owns the edge.

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Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE)

DAIRCMDetecting and defeating to improve aircraft survivability.

From advanced infrared detectors for early warning detection to next-generation Quantum Cascade Lasers (QCL) for missile defeat, we help provide the best protection and awareness technologies available so our military can stay ahead of the threat.

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Leonardo DRS provides customers with the exact solutions they need, exactly when they're needed. Sustainment solutions, such as survivability solutions, liquid logistics and life cycle sustainment, demonstrate their value every day to keep operations running at peak efficiency.

Joint Assault Bridge (JAB)

The Joint Assault Bridge (JAB) provides Mobility Augmentation Companies supporting Armored Brigade Combat Teams with a survivable, deployable and sustainable heavy-assault-bridging capability. The JAB provides gap-crossing capability to cross wet or dry gaps, and freedom of maneuver on the battlefield to keep pace with Abrams Heavy Brigade Combat Team operations.

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Early Entry Fluid Distribution System (E2FDS)

E2FDS is a modular and scalable system of systems with a rapid emplacement capability that keeps pace with the fuel demands of an advancing front. The E2FDS complements the Inland Petroleum Distribution System (IPDS) by providing a means to rapidly extend existing fuel distribution networks.

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TITAN On-Board Vehicle Power (OBVP)

TITAN 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.

Learn more about OBVP