With over 700+ exhibitors on the floor showcasing several offerings, it can get easy to get lost, so DSJ went to several major defense contractors and asked them for their one thing and here’s what they said or we saw:
Company: BAE Systems
Product: CV90 Mk 4
The CV90 is BAE’s likely offering in competition for the Army’s next-generation combat vehicle (NGCV).
Company: Bell Helicopters
Product: V-280 Valor
The V-280 Valor is Bell and Team Valor’s proposed model for the Army’s Future Vertical Lift (FVL) program. The exhibit was also displaying a video of an impressive flight test.
Product: SB-1 Defiant
SB-1 Defiant is the joint Boeing and Sikorsky future vertical lift helicopter.
Product: Griffin III
The Griffin III is General Dynamics Land Systems likely offering for NGCV. At AUSA, GD announced a joint partnership with UAS company AeroVironment.
Company: Northrop Grumman
Product: Virtual Reality
Northrop Grumman wanted to highlight their Virtual Reality products, specifically their model exhibiting maintenance training and data analytics tools.
Company: Raytheon/Rheinmetall Defence
Rheinmetall Defence and Raytheon unveiled its partnership on Lynx, a built-from-scratch combat vehicle combining Rheinmetall’s combat vehicle experience with Raytheon’s weapons systems.