We provide solutions to help protect military personnel and bring them home safely.
When it comes to protecting our troops, we know what works. As a leading provider of individual protective equipment, as well as ballistic protection and seating for land, air, and maritime systems, we work in close partnership with our customers around the world to develop affordable, high-performance solutions. For more than 40 years, we have helped protect those who go in harm’s way to bring them home safely.
BAE Systems' Smart D²™ system delivers the automation, communication, and acute intelligence of next-generation smart countermeasures to defeat existing and emerging threats, for prime installs and legacy upgrades.
BAE Systems' ground vehicle seating systems are designed to protect troops from improvised explosive devices, collisions, convoy accidents and rollovers. With over 30 years in developing and producing occupant protection safety systems, BAE Systems offers unique energy-absorbing seating systems for improved comfort and maximum protection.
BAE Systems' Durachute® is an environmentally-sealed bailout parachute designed to provide key advantages and improvements over other emergency parachutes. The current system, known as Thinpack, is qualified by the U.S. Navy with over 5.700 units in service for low altitude use in the E-2C Hawkeye aircraft. Durachute is also known as the AEBP (Advanced Emergency Bailout Parachute).
The L-ROD bar armor system is a modular, lightweight, and low-cost bar armor defense system for military vehicles, providing full-vehicle passive protection effective against rocket-propelled grenades (RPGs).