The 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
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 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) - JETS offers an integrated design that affordably improves soldier precision targeting capability. Learn more
Tamarisk® 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 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) - 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) - 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.
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 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 is a manpack ISR sensor used for HF/VHF/UHF signal detection, monitoring, direction finding, time tagging, and geolocating. Learn more
BriteCloud - 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) 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 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) 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) 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) II - The MRD IIs are multi-function, extremely rugged, sun light readable displays that incorporate resistive touch screens. Learn more
Multi-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 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 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) - 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) - 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) 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) - 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 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) - Leonardo DRS' advanced bridging technology solves a long standing Army capability gap, and JAB emplaces the existing military load class 85 “scissor” bridge.
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
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.