Military/Press Releases

SIG SAUER partners with Operation Hat Trick

NEWINGTON, N.H. — SIG SAUER, Inc. announces that it has partnered with Operation Hat Trick (OHT) to help raise awareness and support for the recovery of service members and veterans injured during combat. As part of the partnership, SIG SAUER will offer branded OHT headwear and T-shirts through its recently launched e-commerce website, A portion of the proceeds from each item sold will be donated back to OHT to supp ... More

VIEVU Continues Momentum with New Contract to Provide Miami-Dade Police Department with 1,500 Body Worn Cameras

SEATTLE — Safariland®, the parent company of VIEVU®, a leading provider of body worn video cameras used by thousands of law enforcement agencies in 17 countries, today announced the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners unanimously approved the award of a contract to VIEVU following a highly competitive bidding process to supply body worn cameras to its force. VIEVU, the only provider of body worn cameras with Automate ... More

VIEVU Announces Next-Generation Body Worn Video Product Lineup

SEATTLE — VIEVU, an industry leader in body worn video ("BWV") and data management solutions today announced its new product lineup, which will be showcased at the 122nd International Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Conference and Exposition ("IACP") in Chicago from October 24 – 27, 2015.   In addition to the recently announced Automated Video Redacti ... More

VIEVU Announces the Launch of Automated Video Redaction (AVR) Technology

SEATTLE — VIEVU, an industry leader in body worn video ("BWV") and data management solutions today announced the introduction of its Automated Video Redaction ("AVR") technology, a highly advanced redaction tool built to automatically blur faces and objects, without user involvement, recorded on body worn cameras in order to protect the privacy and identity of victims, innocent bystanders, minors and unde ... More

CORDURA® brand announces durable fiber breakthrough; debuts strongest nylon-6,6 staple fiber ever produced by INVISTA

WICHITA, Kan. — In its 50th anniversary year, INVISTA’s CORDURA® brand has made a cutting-edge breakthrough in designing and commercializing the strongest nylon-6,6 staple fiber ever produced by INVISTA. This intensive two-year-long research and design process resulted in a state-of-the-art, patent-pending high tenacity fiber designed to enhance the core strength of CORDURA® fabrics. With the introduction of ... More

CORDURA® brand kicks off year-long roadshow celebrating a half century of innovation and decades of durability

WICHITA, Kan. — INVISTA’s CORDURA® brand is celebrating five decades of continuous advancements that have helped shape the world of military, workwear and outdoor products. In honor of its 50th year, the brand is launching an array of new fiber and fabric innovations, exciting end-use applications, on-trend collaborations, a “50 for 50” global roadshow and is featuring stories of the past and present from su ... More

Med-Eng introduces new ‘Avenger’ robot to assist bomb technicians and military EOD teams defeat terrorist threats

Advanced counter-threat capabilities for urban and military operations OTTAWA, Canada — Med-Eng® announced today the launch of the Avenger Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) at the 2017 SHOT (Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade) Show, Booth #12762. This bomb disposal and tactical robot has been engineered to provide police and military response teams with enhanced capabilities to manage ongoing and emerging threats posed by terro ... More