Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (vSOFIC) 2021

Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (vSOFIC) 2021

May 17 – 21 | Virtual Symposium

The Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC) is 2021’s most important opportunity for the SOF community to interact with industry and collaborate on the challenges, initiatives, and way-ahead in delivering the most cutting-edge capabilities into the hands of SOF operators.


Dismounted EO/IR Sensors

Our advances in situational awareness and lethality, allow our warfighters to maintain overmatch and stay ahead of the threat. With decades of battle-proven reliable EO/IR systems to the US and allied military forces, we are ready to with a new generation of thermal systems to give the warfighter the advantage.

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Intelligence, Information, Cyber, Electronic Warfare & Space Systems

Intelligence, Information, Cyber, Electronic Warfare & Space SystemsIn today’s electromagnetic operational environments, helping the warfighter own the spectrum is paramount to their safety and success. Low SWAP and high performing systems with disruptive capabilities are what Leonardo DRS delivers to the warfighter. These solutions defend our military’s networks and information systems while exploiting adversaries’ communications to ensure the right information flows to the commanders who need it, when they need it.

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Global SATCOMUnmatched reliability and support anywhere in the world, 24x7x365. It’s a bold claim to make. But that’s exactly what we deliver with our world-class, mission-critical communications and security solutions. Demanding requirements are met with tailored solutions, rapid response support, technological expertise and a team of dedicated field service representatives. We go where you go.

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Special Forces Capabilities | Own the Edge

Blackstone Vehicle Mount Kit (VMK)Blackstone Intelligence Sensor for Electronic Protection & Electronic Support
The Blackstone Sensor performs direction finding (DF), time difference of arrival (TDOA), electronic protection, and electronic support capabilities providing mission-critical intelligence to the Warfighter.  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.  Download the data sheet

RF Technologies Providing Signal SolutionsRF Technologies Providing Signal Solutions
High performance and densely packaged tuners, receivers and subsystems with cutting-edge RF technology to detect signals of interest that would otherwise go unnoticed.  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.

Dual Mode Warning Sensor (DMWS)Dual Mode Warning Sensor (DMWS)
Aircraft survivability sensor that packages Leonardo DRS’ 2-color IR missile warning capability in the U.S. Army’s AN/AAR-57 form factor. This fast frame rate sensor is also well suited for hostile fire indication, limited Degraded Visual Environment capability and their distributed installation provides 360-degree situational awareness.

Data Distribution UnitData Distribution Unit
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)Data Distribution 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.  Learn more

Maintenance Support Device (MSD)Maintenance Support Device (MSD) V4
The Leonardo DRS rugged SCORPION was built for the worst with the most robust materials available including impact-resistant ultra polymers and sturdy magnesium alloy.  Learn more

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

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.  Learn more  | Download the brochure

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

Rugged WorkstationsRugged Workstations
Based on the very latest Intel Core™ i7 CPU technology, the Leonardo DRS RW Range of high resolution, modular multi-function tactical Smart Displays provide leading edge computing and display capability for the most demanding ground vehicle environments.  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.

Family of Weapon Sights-Crew ServedFamily of Weapon Sights - Crew Served (FWS-CS)
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.

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.  Learn more

Joint Effects Targeting System (JETS)Joint Effects Targeting System (JETS)
Unfavorable conditions are common for American Soldiers on battlefields around the world. They often operate in pitch-dark, fog, haze, dust, smoke and adverse weather.  Learn more

Permanent Magnet Axial PA Series PM Motors & GeneratorsPermanent Magnet Axial PA Series PM Motors & Generators
The Leonardo DRS Permanent-magnet axial series motors are some of the most power-dense permanent magnet motors on the market today. The completely enclosed water cooled PA series is certified to operate in moist and dusty environments and in extreme temperatures (-40 to +60°C ). PA machines have been proven by years of rugged performance in oil and gas top drive and transit operations.  Learn more

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 Download the Brochure

Driver's Vision Enhancer (DVE) WideDriver's Vision Enhancer (DVE) Wide
Driver's Vision Enhancer Wide provides vehicle operators with enhanced situational awareness for combat, tactical-wheeled vehicles, armored security vehicles, and standard security vehicles (i.e. SUV).  Learn more

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

Tamarisk® 320Tamarisk® 320
For applications constrained by aggressive size, weight and power, Tamarisk® family of 17 μm uncooled thermal imaging modules offer flexible solutions to ensure your projects’ success. Learn more

Tamarisk® 640Tamarisk® 640
For applications constrained by aggressive size, weight and power, Tamarisk® family of 17 μm uncooled thermal imaging modules offer flexible solutions to ensure your projects’ success. Learn more

Tenum™ 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