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French Armed Forces : News,photos,videos

Discussion in 'Europe & Russia' started by Vergennes, Oct 19, 2016.

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    Vergennes Strategist Staff Member MILITARY STRATEGIST

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    The French Army has announced the "fighter 2020" program in order to improve the individual equipments of its soldiers.

    This includes ;

    -A new uniform named F3 adapted to new threats. It will be adapted to the specificities of the soldiers.
    -A new composite helmet.
    -A ballistic modular structure (SMB) which is an individual and customizable vest adaptable to all types of missions and compatible with FELIN equipments.
    -New Special Combat Shoes for Hot Environments.
    -Reinforced combat gloves.
    -Ballistic goggles against projectiles, dust and sun.
    -Clothes such as underwear, jackets, pants etc. adapted to the cold and bad weather.


    @Abingdonboy @Fox @Nilgiri @Hellfire @Gessler

    The NFM vest

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    Vergennes Strategist Staff Member MILITARY STRATEGIST

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    .... and of course,a new rifle ! The HK416F.

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    Nilgiri Lieutenant GEO STRATEGIC ANALYST

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    Nilgiri Lieutenant GEO STRATEGIC ANALYST

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    I think you meant a saving, not a gain -- it's lighter, not heavier.
     

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