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2010 Safariland Press Releases

December 15, 2010
Monadnock Autolock Defender Baton Now Available in a Kit

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the introduction of the AutoLock® Defender Baton Kit, containing both the baton and a specially designed holder for this knuckle guard-style baton. Three kits are offered which include the 22” Defender baton and a holder, either in plain or basketweave black leather, or ballistic weave nylon.

December 14, 2010
MN01 IIIA: Safariland Adds New NIJ-06 Ballistic Vest to Second Chance Summit Series

Safariland, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today that it has released another armor model that satisfies the requirements of the National Institute of Justice’s (NIJ) new Voluntary Body Armor Compliance Testing Program under NIJ Standard-0101.06 (NIJ-06). Second Chance has always been committed to ballistic designs that offer optimum comfort and value. The MN01 Type IIIA is a thin, flexible design that features a hybrid of all DuPont™ Kevlar® ballistic materials. The combination of these materials, including DuPont™ Kevlar® XP™, provides enhanced ballistic performance against special threats like the 5.7 FN hollow point, and reinforces the brand partnership between Second Chance and DuPont®, the maker of Kevlar®. The MN01 Type IIIA also features advanced perimeter and X-stitching to reinforce the armor panels, while reducing blunt trauma. The MN01 Type IIIA adds to the existing family of Type IIA and II for superior value, performance and reliability.

December 09, 2010
Safariland Adds Its First NIJ-06 Female Model to Its SAVVY Line of Products

Safariland, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today that it has released an additional armor model that satisfies the requirements of the National Institute of Justice’s (NIJ) new Voluntary Body Armor Compliance Testing Program under NIJ Standard-0101.06 (NIJ-06). The SM01F Type IIIA is part of the SAVVY, Armor For Women™ Series of concealable armor.

December 08, 2010
XT01F Type II: Safariland Adds NIJ-06 Female Model to Its ABA Xtreme Line of Products

Safariland, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today that it has released an additional armor model that satisfies the requirements of the National Institute of Justice’s (NIJ) new Voluntary Body Armor Compliance Testing Program under NIJ Standard-0101.06 (NIJ-06). The XT01F Type II is part of the ABA® Xtreme® Series of concealable armor. It is the first NIJ-06 compliant, female armor model to be added to this brand. Tested against the 9 mm & .357 Mag. NIJ-designated rounds, the XT01F Type II is a hybrid, female semi-structured design that incorporates covered dart technology and high performance Gold Shield®. The XT01F Type II provides a competitively priced female armor model that offers comfort and reliable performance against a wide array of threats.

September 23, 2010
Classic Friction Lock Patrol Kit Added to Monadnock Baton Line

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the introduction of the Monadnock® Classic Friction Lock Patrol Kit, incorporating three of its most popular baton products – the Classic Friction Lock baton, the Hindi Baton Cap™ and the Front Draw® Holder – in one package, allowing law enforcement personnel to purchase a complete baton system at a savings over purchasing the items separately.

September 20, 2010
Safariland Training Group Announces 2010 National Training Conference

Safariland™ Training Group, is pleased to announce its 2010 National Conference, November 1 - 4, 2010, near New Orleans. Formerly known as the Less Lethal conference and the Monadnock training conference, the program has been expanded to include a new line of lecture-based classes geared toward supervisors and investigators, as well as more specialized courses based on the demand for new training in the law enforcement industry.

September 17, 2010
The New Hatch Operator SOG-HKG Gauntlet Glove Offers Extended Forearm Protection

Safariland, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today that it has released the Hatch Model SOG-HKG Operator™ HKG Gauntlet glove. This tactical glove features the longer length to protect the wrist and forearm in tactical applications and close-quarters combat. These gloves are constructed of durable goatskin in the palms and knuckles for superior abrasion and tear resistance, and feature a hard knuckle design for protection and sound buffering for a more tactical posture.

June 28, 2010
Team Safariland Member Mike Voigt Wins MGM Ironman 3Gun Tournament

Safariland, a BAE Systems line of business, congratulates Team Safariland member Mike Voigt for winning the MGM Ironman 3 Gun Tournament June 10-12 in Parma, Idaho. This was Voigt’s first attempt at the grueling three-day match, which was made even more challenging by rain storms and high winds.

June 25, 2010
Safariland Introduces Line of Tactical and Sporting Gun/Gear Bags

Dual Rifle Bag Now Offered in New, Flat Dark Earth Brown Color Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, introduces a line of four gear bags for long guns and handguns. The line-up includes Two Dual Rifle Cases, a Dual Handgun Case and a Shooter’s Gear Bag. Also included in this line is a Scope Guard for rifles with optics. Constructed of durable ballistic weave pack cloth, these products are designed to meet the needs of sportsmen and the tactical market alike.

June 18, 2010
Safariland Introduces New AR 15 Scope Mounts

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, introduces its new AR15 Scope Mount line. Debuted at SHOT Show, the new Safariland AR 15 mounts are designed specifically for flat top receivers with Picatinny rails. Three models are available to meet the needs of military, law enforcement and sport shooters.

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