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What is Military Procurement?

Military procurement is the management of a nation's investments in technologies, programs, and product support necessary to achieve its National Security Strategy and support its Armed Forces. The goal is to rapidly acquire quality products that fulfill user needs with improvements to mission capability at an equitable price.  The US Defense Acquisition University (DAU) defines procurement as the act of buying goods and services for the government. DAU defines acquisition as the conceptualization ... More

Streamlight upgrades TLR-1 & TLR-2 gun-mounted lights

EAGLEVILLE, PA - Streamlight Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, announced it has upgraded the lumen light output and intensity of its “traditional” TLR gun-mounted tactical lights. The upgraded models include the TLR-1 and the TLR-2, as well as the strobe-equipped versions of these lights, the TLR-1s and the TLR- s. Both TLR-2 models also feature an integrated red aiming laser. “These enhanced traditional LED lights offer extreme ... More

Stocking stuffers for the outdoorsman

By Wes David The Outdoorsman Christmas is right around the corner and outdoorsmen and women can be some of the hardest individuals to buy Christmas and birthday gifts for. It seems they have everything or there’s something new on the outdoor market that they just can’t live without. However, there are several things that the outdoor enthusiasts can never have enough of, and they will use these items on a daily basis. And best of all, they are all under $100. Read more: Stocking stuffers for the ou ... More

Panasonic develops emergency flashlight

With only a few more days until the end of the world as we know it, surely everyone has their survival gear all packed and ready to go.  But for those lazy-bones last minute disaster preparers Panasonic feels they have developed the “ultimate disaster survival flashlight”, called Any Battery Light. As the name suggests, this flashlight can run on any common battery you find lying around, regardless of its size, from AAA to D. Think your built-in rechargeable battery using light will work this Fr ... More