Military Robots (02:42)
Military personnel use robots in war zones for information gathering, analysis, and planning. See a robot used for reconnaissance and bomb disposal; controls are similar to those of gaming devices.
Combat Clothing (02:28)
New uniforms help with comfort in desert environments; boots are the most important part of a kit. Other clothing articles include Google sunglasses, anti-fungal/anti-bacterial underwear, and protective suits.
Advanced Naval Submarines (03:03)
The USS Florida is at the forefront of naval technology and accredited with many "firsts." The sub provides a state-of-the-art platform. Upgraded communications are a morale booster for personnel.
Armored Vehicles (02:33)
Development and improvement are an ongoing aspect of technological advancement. The British Army's bridge-laying vehicle and multipurpose vehicle are at the leading edge of defense ingenuity.
Vision Correction Surgery (03:49)
Dr. Steve Schallhorn's procedure corrects eyesight problems, resulting in improved performance. Dr. Robert Maloney discusses initial military opposition to the surgery.
Grand Challenge (02:51)
The design competition attracts entries of autonomous systems that operate in urban areas and can identify a specified range of threats. All systems will receive development time before military testing.
Airborne Surveillance (01:42)
Defense forces monitor systems that provide detailed pictures of situations; Erieye is an advanced radar system. The E.U. and European Space Agency are collaborating on the Galileo satellite navigation system.
Defense Systems and Equipment Exhibition (02:58)
The exhibition reveals new tools in the British military arsenal including clothing, an anti-aircraft missile, portable fuel cells, and a remote submarine. Defense equipment improves every year.
Credits: Military and Defense Forces (00:27)
Credits: Military and Defense Forces
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