AUSA ILW Global Force Symposium & Exposition

AUSAThe 2019 AUSA ILW Global Force Symposium & Exposition is a three-day 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: March 26 - 28, 2019
Location: Von Braun Center, Huntsville. AL
Booth: #1425

See Our Army Technologies on Display

Enhanced Night Vision Goggle III (ENVG III) & Family of Weapon Sights individual (FWS-I)Family of Weapon Sights individual (FWS-I) - The FWS-I is an advanced clip-on infrared weapon sight combining rugged, lightweight, modular construction with superior thermal imaging technology giving today’s Warfighter uncompromising performance in day or night and in smoke or fog, significantly increasing survivability. Can be used as a stand-alone weapon sight with or without a DVO or as a hand-held imager.  Learn more

Family of Weapon Sights-Crew ServedFamily of Weapon Sights-Crew Served - The FWS-CS is a thermal weapon sight, which wirelessly communicates with a helmet worn display (HMD) increasing survivability and decisive operations in day or night conditions. The Warfighter has the ability to engage enemy targets while they are in defilade. Supported weapons include the M240B, M2, and MK19.

Joint Effects Targeting System (JETS)Joint Effects Targeting System (JETS) - JETS offers an integrated design that affordably improves soldier precision targeting capability.  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

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.

HORIZON Camera Altitude Hold and Hover Stabilization (AHHS) - In brownout or whiteout conditions, over-water hovers and tight LZs, the AHHS system provides hands-free cyclic and collective hover control for cruise, low-altitude hover operations, precision hover and drift control, automatic descend to the ground, and automatic go-around. Learn more

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. Learn more

Brite CloudBriteCloud - BriteCloud Expendable Active Decoy (EAD) is a compact, DRFM-based active RF countermeasure that has the capability to defeat the majority of RF-guided surface-to-air and air-to-air threat systems. BriteCloud is designed to be dispensed from standard chaff/flare dispensers and therefore requires minimal platform integration.  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

Maintenance Support Device (MSD) V4Maintenance Support Device (MSD) V4 - Both the MSD-V4 Rugged and Semi-Rugged systems are part of the Integrated Family of Test Equipment (IFTE) and the Army’s sixth generation at-platform multipurpose standard Automatic Test Equipment (ATE).  Learn more

Mounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS) IIMounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS) II - The Mounted Family of Computing Systems (MFoCS) II 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

Sage ESMSage ESM - SAGE is a digital ESM / ELINT for RF intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions. Delivering a situational awareness capability, SAGE provides RF signal analysis for intelligence gathering and tactical responses. It has both single and multi-platform geo-location of RF assets, parallel wideband and channelised receivers, and delivers instantaneous detection and ELINT analysis.  Learn more

Seer RWRSeer RWR - The SEER Radar Warning Receiver (RWR) is an advanced highly sensitive digital RWR, providing detailed parametric and Angle of Arrival measurement of intercepted signals. SEER’s small footprint, reduced weight and low power characteristics ensure its suitability for a range of new or upgrade programmes, including large transport and small fixed wing aircraft, rotary wing aircraft and UAS.  Learn more

TITAN 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

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.

Maintenance Support Device (MSD) V4Maintenance Support Device (MSD) V4 - MSD V4 incorporates a Trusted Platform Module 2.0 (TPM) as part of a comprehensive Embedded Security architecture based on advanced Trusted Computing Technologies.  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

Video Gallery


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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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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