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ISDEF 2017 celebrated 25 years of diplomatic relations between Israel and India

The 8th edition of ISDEF took place on June 6-8, 2017, and successfully solidified the shows reputation as the largest defence and security event in Israel. As in previous years, the focus of the exhibition was on interoperability and the diverse use of products by end users for various purposes. The expo was opened by a speech from the Israeli Deputy Defense Minister, Eli Ben Dahan; and visitors included both procurement and end users from the public and private sectors. Attendees had the oppo...

DSEI 2017 announces General Sir Nicholas Carter as keynote speaker

General Sir Nick Carter KCB CBE DSO ADC Gen, Chief of the General Staff, will be delivering a keynote address at Defence and Security Equipment International 2017 exhibition on Wednesday, 13 September. The event is expected to be the sector’s most comprehensive presentation of defence, military, aerospace, and security capabilities, when it takes place at ExCeL London later this year. General Sir Nick Carter will be speaking in the East Theatre, located on the exhibition floor. Intel...

Avon argus P Type covert thermal camera to be displayed at Eurosatory 2016

AvonAir is interoperable, cost effective, and able to protect users from CBRN threat environment The last decade has demonstrated that the nature of threats to international security has changed significantly. Challenges such as terrorism, cyber-attacks and nuclear proliferation have created an entirely new security environment. Avon Protection deliver’s customised end-to-end security solutions and respiratory protection products, all underpinned by expert analysis, inn...

Avon’s argus Mi-TIC S thermal imaging range now NFPA 1801 certified

The latest addition to Avon Protection’s argus thermal imaging range, the Mi-TIC S, has passed all the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) requirements and is now certified compliant to the latest edition of NFPA 1801. The NFPA is the world’s leading advocate on fire prevention and an authoritative source on public safety. The NFPA 1801:2013 standard specifies design, performance, testing and certification requirements for thermal imaging cameras used by the fire service dur...

Avon Rubber acquires Argus thermal imaging camera business from e2v technologies

Addition of argus, the thermal imaging camera business of e2v, will further broaden Avon’s products offerings to its customers Avon Rubber has acquired the thermal imaging camera business argus, a subsidiary of e2v technologies plc. Argus, based in Chelmsford, UK, is a leading designer and manufacturer of thermal imaging cameras for first responder and fire markets. Commenting, Andrew Lewis, Interim Chief Executive Officer, said “The addition of argus to the Grou...