U.S. media 12 kinds of the latest U.S. military equipment (Figure)
U.S. soldiers dressed in camouflage uniforms armed with M2010 sniper rifle
attack in the U.S. military in the world has been a leader in advanced weaponry. As the battlefield changes in the environment, the U.S. military has been working on a variety of new equipment in order to maintain the deterrent effect in the world, and to maximize the survival rate of the U.S. military. Recently, the United States, “Army Times” of 12 U.S. military disclosed the latest equipment.
the U.S. military’s new “strong shield”
want to attack the enemy, must first protect themselves. These types of new equipment on the battlefield are the most popular “strong shield.”
improved version of the “Waichuan tactical bulletproof vest” is a lightweight body armor, can reduce the 7 kg weight, but also to protect soldiers face of 7.62 mm armor-piercing attack survived, but also to resist flames and shrapnel attack.
side of this armor is adjustable, can increase the comfort and strengthen protection. At the same time soldiers injured on the battlefield, you can not take off the armor under the premise of the injured area for emergency treatment.
improved fire-resistant combat uniforms
new army combat uniforms in addition to the use of “Enduring Freedom” camouflage style, will also have greater fire resistance and stronger hip. The new combat uniforms will no longer be so easy to fold the collar, pocket will be equipped with buttons, fabric is carried out with the insecticide permethrin. For each U.S. soldier on the battlefield distribution of 4 sets of this improved Army combat uniforms.
load more parachute
T-11 can carry more combat equipment parachute, allowing carry 180 kg of equipment paratroopers landed safely to the ground, without the need to be adjusted before the jump. Officials said the rate of decline of 5.5 meters per second, making the paratroopers landing impact reduced by 49%. This allows paratroopers parachute landing injuries significantly reduced, the probability of injury more than halved.
T-11 parachute has a ventilation hole of the four corners, which greatly reduces the vibration of the umbrella during parachuting. The newly designed parachute jump rope to allow soldiers to wear body armor, which will greatly improve the survival rate of paratroopers. Officials, T-11 parachute will be in five or six years to replace all other parachute.
the U.S. military’s new “eyes”
Know thyself, know yourself. Discovery enemy is always the first rule of survival of the battlefield.
“through-wall radar” is a battery-powered light detectors, the use of radar by 25 cm thick walls or other obstacles, found the body hidden in the subsequent target. U.S. data show that radar can detect any movement, or even just people’s movements and breathing methods. The next three years, the Army will buy 9212 partition detectors. The U.S. military hopes for the future army of each class is equipped with a partition detector.
enhanced thermal night vision goggles to detect
according to figures provided by the Army, night vision goggles that increase heat detection, so the soldiers can in all weather conditions and harsh battlefield conditions, people and vehicles at night to see the thermal characteristics. Using this goggles, within 300 meters 50% chance that the enemy target at 150 meters, 80% chance. The Army has invested $ 770 million, a further 50,000 soldiers to provide this for the night vision goggles.
underground explosive device capable of detecting radar
ground-penetrating radar to identify underground mines and explosive devices, even if they are non-metallic, non-magnetic . Such radars are usually installed in the “husky” mine detection vehicles front end. Currently, about 80 sets of improvised explosive device detection radar used on the battlefield. In June, the U.S. military has ordered 76 units, will be delivered end of November.
the U.S. military’s new “Lee Spear”
we must first sharpen his tools. Is the U.S. military’s new high-performance gun, “Lee spear”, is the most trusted partners soldiers.
range of 500 meters carbine
U.S. soldiers who will soon spend more than the performance of existing equipment, excellent carbine. U.S. troops will first do a thorough improvement of the existing carbines, so can be used for special forces infantry improved version of the M4A1 carbine. Improved heavier barrel, and automatic fire control functions. The second step is to design a better carbine. This gun range at least 500 meters, to be more lethal, and will also be standardized, can be used for soldiers to use the current attachment. Winners will be selected before the end of 2011. When such weapons can be used will depend on the funds.
M2010 super sniper rifle
U.S. military’s new M2010 super sniper rifle effective range extended from 800 meters to 1200 meters. Manufacturer Remington said that this sniper rifle comes with 10 inches Titan-QD silencer, reduces 98% and 60% of the flame gun recoil and muzzle noise reduction to 32 db. Butt section and a specially designed free-floating barrel to provide a higher shooting accuracy. Improved 6.5-20 × 50 times more powerful Leupold sight, up to 20 times magnification.
pollution-free green bullet
the U.S. military in 2006, a survey found that several shots at the enemy after his body is often able to continue fighting. The survey of U.S. troops, the military issued a proposed one-fifth of lethal bullets.
new M855A1 enhanced use of tungsten bullets instead of lead used in the past, no environmental pollution, known as the “green bullet.” It has more lethal. The original bullet will pass through the enemy’s body. The new bullets will make the loss of ability to fight the enemy on the spot. “Green bullet” for hard targets to enhance capacity to fight, regardless of the distance is more accurate, the bullet speed is also higher, but also reduces muzzle flame. Army plans to produce 200 million next year issued the new ammunition.
the U.S. military’s new “backpack”
details determine success or failure, shoes, bags and equipment also affect these humble soldiers fighting can not be ignored.
tactical assault Panel
tactical surprise this panel can carry more troops and equipment of different types of magazines. This assault on the panel of eight small bags can be used to carry 10 M4 magazines, or 6 M4 magazines and multi-band group/group radio, advanced military GPS receivers and other equipment.
combat missions for a long time, the assault backpack is too small, too big for three days canvas backpack the. The new medium provides a solution bag, but it also has additional benefits. Removable strap allows paratroopers to take things to the bag at the same time does not affect the jump before the examination.
light wear new boots
little relationship to the ten million soldiers boots. The military is assessing three kinds of lighter more durable boots. New boots to be very suitable for rough terrain; In addition, the unique design of the socks to the feet but also in the insulation at the same time, guaranteed not to cause feet to sweat. Newspaper roundup Qiao Yanbin