Friday, 29 June 2012

101st airborne in Afghanistan






This video shows a firefight between the Taliban and US and Afghan troops. 101st airborne troops in combat.

Friday, 27 April 2012

Thursday, 5 April 2012

Smart fabric for British Uniform?

Conductive yarn is used in uniform fabric to avoid the use of cables and batteries.

Reference: Crown.

Monday, 19 March 2012

British Army Multi-Terrain Pattern (MTP)

The uniform of the British Army is to be changed for the first time in almost 40 years. The new Multi-Terrain Pattern (MTP) will replace the traditional four colour woodland uniform known as No.8: Disruptive Pattern Material (DPM). Reference: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/8422942.stm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multi-Terrain_Pattern


20 December 2009

Royal Navy 'Number 4' uniform redesign

Royal Navy sailors have begun wearing a "versatile" new uniform designed for quicker dressing during operations. Reference: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-17421430

18 March 2012