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With over 1,000 exhibitors from over 55 different countries, Milipol is the number one place to see brand new products, innovations, and news for the defense and security industries. So what is the biggest news from Milipol 2021? Let’s take a look at some of the top stories and features from this year’s show!

Unitive Unveils Ulbrichts New Ballistic Helmets and Technical Equipment

For those that are unfamiliar with Unitive, they are a branch of the Etienne Lacroix Group that is dedicated to producing equipment for defense and security. They have taken the opportunity of Milipol 2021 to showcase their new ballistic helmets that are manufactured by Ulbrichts Protection. These amazing helmets are capable of stoping iron-core ammo and are designed to reduce the back face trauma to below fatal levels (25 joules). 

In addition to introducing their newest helmet, they also introduced new products thanks to their partnership with Maskpol. Thanks to this partnership, they have a multitude of products and equipment such as bulletproof vests, uniforms, other clothing, tactical accessories (such as the new ROC system with quick-release buckles) backpacks, and other gear.

DuPont Introduces DuPont CoreMatrix Technology Solutions

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Brand new from DuPont, the CoreMatrix material is a monolithic fabric that can help to significantly reduce backface trauma while giving body armor the ability to increase its ballistic and fragmentation performance. This technology was purchased from TexTech Industries earlier this year and now holds a prominent place with DuPont going forward. Now with this brand new addition to their lineup, they can provide even more options for their customers. 

DuPont is dedicated to providing the best ballistic protection for military, law enforcement, and security officers around the world. The addition of CoreMatrix will help them to produce the most flexible, lightweight options on the market that will meet the durability standards for body armor and allow DuPont to continue to be on the cutting edge of innovation.

Welp Group Unveils its New F3-TLC Protected Vehicle

The German Company Welp Group has introduced its newly developed special protection vehicle that is based on the new Toyota Land Cruiser 300 with the commercial name of the F3-TLC. This new vehicle is designed to be a step up from its predecessor and has been tested by professionals for its amazing ballistic and blast-resistant capabilities. In the ever changing world that we live in, the demand for armored vehicles is growing and the Welp Group aims to satisfy this need by providing amazing vehicles like the F3-TLC and its ability to keep whoever is riding in it safely.

DSM Showcases Lightweight Ballistic Armor Solutions Made with Dyneema

DSM, the inventor and manufacturer of Dyneema, showcased ballistic armor and gear made with their famous material. Dyneema is considered the world’s strongest fiber, and it is the perfect option for many applications. Used in both soft and hard armor applications, it is the best thing to protect from today’s advanced threats. Dyneema has proven itself time and time again when being used in other armor and accessories, but DSM is providing its own armor solutions straight to its customers.

IWI Introduces New GAL Riot Control Versatile Protective Suit

This year IWI (Israel Weapon Industries) has unveiled its newest product to help during riot situations with its patented GAL Versatile Protective Suit (VPS). This special operations suit is designed for the protection of forces while they work to maintain public order while still being lightweight and maneuverable. 

Te GAL VPS is extremely versatile, and is made to be able to absorb kinetic trauma and reduce the transfer of impacts to the body. It does all of this while being very flexible, easy to wear, and lightweight. Including the vest, leg, and arm protectors, it weights in at just 4.4 kg at W2 and 5.9 kg at W4. This makes it the most lightweight yet protective riot control suit out on the market today. This new riot suit is sure to make waves in military and law enforcement units all over the world due to its ease of use, lightweight, and comfort level.

Gore Launches Gore-TEX, New Protective Materials for Soldiers

Nobdoy does waterproof fabrics like Gore, and now they have presented a new level to this technology with their all-new Gore-TEX. This amazing material is the first Gore-TEX stretch fabric that is being made to be used with defense rain gear and suits. The new fabric is a combination of both a durable hardshell fabric that prevents water from passing through it as well as breathable stretch material for added movement and comfort. 

This new fabric and rain suit is the first of its kind, allowing a soldier to have the high performance of a durable, waterproof material paired with a high breathability cover that gives you comfort, freedom of movement, and a reduced thermal burden during activity. Gore has long been the leader in waterproof materials, and this all new product is just one more step in cementing their place as the top producer of these fabrics.

Conclusion

As you can see, Milipol 2021 has seen its fair share of exciting news, announcements, and new products that are hitting the market. From new materials that have never been seen before to all new armor and vehicles, there are plenty of great things to be excited about after this year’s Milipol convention and it is exciting to see even more innovation in the industry!

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