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Defense Technology Introduces New 40mm Training Reload Kit

February 06, 2008
Jacksonville, FL

Defense Technology, part of the BAE Systems Products Group, announces today the introduction of the 40mm Training Reload Kit, a cost effective training alternative for 40mm eXact™ and Direct Impact® rounds.

Since introducing tear gas to the world in 1926, Defense Technology continues to advance the frontiers of less-lethal technology and solutions. As an industry leader, Defense Technology provides the tools necessary to protect officers and restore peace during single-target acquisitions, barricade situations and crowd management.

Designed to simulate the accuracy and performance of the eXact and Direct Impact rounds out to 20 meters away, the 250-shot kit contains 25 plastic projectiles, 25 blue anodized aluminum shell bases with setscrews, and 250 propellant cartridges. Each projectile and shell base is easy to re-load and can be used up to 10 times before being discarded.

The 40mm Training Reload Kit is available with an MSRP of $1,050.

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About BAE Systems

BAE Systems is the premier global defence, security and aerospace company delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. With approximately 105,000 employees worldwide, BAE Systems' sales exceeded £18.5 billion (US $34.4 billion) in 2008.

For further information, please contact:

Reese Riggle, The Dalton Agency
Tel: +1 904 398 5222 ext. 2331

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