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2011 Safariland Press Releases

December 01, 2011
PROTECH Tactical Introduces APV QR (Quick Release) Carrier

Safariland®, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the addition of the new APV (All Purpose Vest) QR (Quick Release) Carrier. The APV QR incorporates all the same features of the standard APV tactical vest with the addition of a quad release QR system which is ideal for maritime operations or for agencies requiring quick doffing capabilities. The vest is designed around the BALCS (Body Armor Load Carriage System)/SPEAR (Special Operations Forces Equipment Advanced Requirements) ballistic shape used by the U.S. military for high speed and mobility. The ballistic panels in this all-purpose quick release vest are interchangeable with the standard APV tactical vest and the upcoming APV LV (Lo-Vis) covert vest, which is anticipated to be released in early December, to offer mission flexibility for any operation without compromising protection.

November 22, 2011
Safariland Introduces the New Monadnock Side Handle Training Baton

Safariland®, a BAE Systems business, announces the launch of the Monadnock® #5107, the Ultimate Side Handle Training Baton.

November 03, 2011
Bianchi Cowboy Launches the Kenda Lenseigne Signature Series

Safariland®, a BAE Systems business, announces the Kenda Lenseigne Signature Series, a line of mounted shooting rigs designed by world record holder, Kenda Lenseigne for Bianchi Cowboy. The collection includes four performance-based rigs in a variety of distinctive materials and finishes including embossed snake print and real cow hair.

November 01, 2011
Safariland Expands Line of PROTECH IMPAC Special Threat Plates

Safariland®, a BAE Systems business, introduced today the PROTECH® IMPAC™-HT Biceps (Upper Arm) Plate Set to its line of IMPAC special threat plates. The lightweight 7” x 8” plates come in a set of two and feature an increased curvature that conforms to the shape of the upper arm to provide added protection from handgun threats and trauma. These plates are compatible with the PROTECH Tactical upper arm (biceps) protector soft armor accessory, sliding easily into the special threat plate pocket and are made to be used in conjunction with the soft armor panels included in the accessory. The lightweight design and curvature of the IMPAC-HT Biceps Plate Set provide additional handgun threat and trauma protection to the upper arms without interfering with the officer’s mobility.

September 29, 2011
PROTECH Adds FAV MKII QR (Quick Release) Vest to its FAV MKII Enhanced Family

Safariland, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the addition of the PROTECH® FAV™ MKII QR (Quick Release) tactical vest to its FAV MKII Enhanced family of vests. The FAV MKII QR incorporates all the same features and upgrades of the innovative FAV MKII Enhanced tactical vest but with a simplistic quad release QR system which is ideal for maritime operations or for agencies requiring quick doffing capabilities.

September 13, 2011
Safariland Redesigns the PROTECH IMPAC- MT Multi-Threat Plate

Safariland®, a BAE Systems business, announced a change to its PROTECH® IMPAC™ line of special threat plates. The PROTECH IMPAC-MT has been redesigned using high-performing uni-directional polyethylene and a fiberglass composite material. These plates continue to provide law enforcement officers with the same protection against special threat rounds as well as spike and edged blade instruments.

August 24, 2011
Defense Technology Brand Releases New Low Roll Distraction Device Models

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the release of the Low Roll™ Distraction Device® models in its Defense Technology® brand. The distinctive shape and unique capabilities of these products provide valuable new tools for police, corrections, and military tactical teams worldwide.

August 19, 2011
Defense Technology Brand Releases New Launcher Carry System (LCS)

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the release of the Launcher Carry System (LCS) in its Defense Technology® brand. Designed for mobile field force or tactical teams, this efficient backpack-style system combines a carry bag with separately purchased Accessory Pouch Kits, offering a mission ready manner to carry and deploy munitions in the field. Using the LCS, officers can accurately deliver over 37 rounds of 37/40 mm munitions within minutes.

August 19, 2011
Safariland Expands Line of PROTECH IMPAC Special Threat Plates

Safariland, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the introduction of the new PROTECH® IMPAC™-CT/DT to its line of PROTECH IMPAC special threat plates. These plates provide law enforcement officers the option to upgrade protection against both corrections and duty threats.

July 29, 2011
Safariland Introduces the New KleenBore™ CableKleen™ Kit

Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, introduces the KleenBore™ CableKleen™ gun cleaning kit. This innovative pull-through style system was developed in response to demand from law enforcement, military, hunters and competition shooters for a more effective, compact, pull-through gun cleaning kit that is also quick and easy to use. CableKleen delivers on these demands with features such as an integrated multi-caliber patch holder, combination patch holder/brushes, and a triple-action gun cleaning brush.

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