TITLE

Trying to Save Lives With Sound

AUTHOR(S)
Jackson, Blair
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Mix;Jan2010, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that sound engineer Ezra Dweck is introducing an ultra sophisticated military Humvee training simulator which aims to protect U.S. troops from improvised explosive device (IED) attacks. As stated, Humvee is an acronym for High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV). Dweck explained the interior as well as exterior model of Humvee for which he used several highly technological devices and also visited U.S. Army's national training center for guidance.
ACCESSION #
47847906

 

Related Articles

  • Training Salvadorans for Iraq. Emery, Shaun // Soldiers;Dec2007, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p32 

    The article offers a look at the mission assigned to the U.S. Army's Joint Task Force-Bravo based in Honduras to travel to Salvador to conduct military-to-military training with Salvadoran soldiers deploying in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. The training lasted for a week and Salvadoran...

  • PLAN, BUILD, PROTECT: ASSISTING IRAQ! Snel, Joseph A. // Engineer;Jul-Sep2007, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p4 

    The article focuses on the mission of the U.S. Army Reserve's 411th Engineer Brigade (Theater Army) which is to assure mobility, military construction, and geospatial engineering in Iraq. The brigade's theme, "Plan, Build, Protect: Assisting Iraq!," has been designed in support of Operation...

  • What's Next in IED Jammers? Goodman, Glenn // Journal of Electronic Defense;Oct2010, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p40 

    The article explores the development of new improvised explosive device (IED) jammers in the U.S. Counter Radio-Controlled IED Electronic Warfare (CREW) systems refers to vehicle-mounted jammers which automatically detect and block radio-frequency signals produced by triggering equipment. PMS...

  • Much More than Just a Cabling Tool.  // Electrical Wholesaling;Jun2012, Vol. 93 Issue 6, p11 

    The article presents information on the creativity of the Army and Marine Corps troops of the U.S. by creating and converting telescopic tools to special tools that dig up improvised explosive devices.

  • U.S. tests Turkish robot designed to detect, neutralize IEDS.  // Geo-Strategy Direct;8/14/2013, p11 

    The article reports that the U.S. Army has conducted trials to test the capacity of a Turkey-based robot called Kaplan to detect improvised explosive devices (IEDs) at an urban warfare complex in Fort Benning, Georgia in July 2013.

  • TRAINING FOR THE DANGERS OF IED.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Aug2008, Issue 669, p26 

    The article discusses devices that can help U. Army soldiers train for improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in Iraq. Increment 2 Training IED is a non-pyrotechnic IED simulator that uses carbon dioxide and talcum powder to create the smoke effect of an explosion. CREW 2 training device simulates...

  • ARMY TO SOLICIT BIDS FOR DUKE IED JAMMER UPGRADE. Goodman, G.; Knowles, J. // Journal of Electronic Defense;May2009, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p16 

    The article focuses on the plan of the U.S. Army to launch a program that will upgrade thousands of AN/VLQ-12(V)2, also known as Duke V2, counter radio-controlled improvised explosive device (RCIED) electronic warfare (CREW) jammers. The objective of the upgrade of existing systems is...

  • Consolidation is the Course for Army Electronic Warfare. ACKERMAN, ROBERT K. // Signal;Apr2013, Vol. 67 Issue 8, p38 

    The article highlights the efforts of the U.S. Army to consolidate electronic warfare (EW) technologies. It describes the capabilities of the remote-controlled counter-improvised explosive devices (IED) electronic warfare (CREW) Duke system, Ground Auto Trageting Observation/Reactive (GATOR)...

  • Army To Send 75 Additional Troops to Egypt In Response to ISIS Bomb Blast. Parsons, Dan // Defense Daily;9/11/2015, Vol. 267 Issue 51, p8 

    The article reports on the additional soldiers to be sent by the U.S. Army to the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt in response to the concerns for the U.S. forces involving security after the detonation of an improvised explosive device (IED).

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics