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armour

(US), armor
1. Nautical the watertight suit of a diver
2. Engineering permanent protection for an underwater structure
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31 Japanese Military Body Armour & Personal Protective Gear Market Forecast CAGR (%), 2011-2021, 2011-2016, 2016-2021
acents You will also receive national sales forecasts for the 12 leading national markets for government spending on military body armour and personal protective gear between 2012 and 2022:
For this reason, Visiongain has assessed that the value of the global military body armour and PPE market will reach $900.
The report contains 100 tables, charts and figures that quantify and forecast the military body armour & personal protective gear market.
Commanders have credited his amazing survival to Osprey body armour, only recently improved to cover the precise spot where Ryan was hit.
The 26-year-old from Bangor, Northern Ireland, survived being hit by a bullet because a side plate fitted to his armour, known as Osprey body armour, absorbed the force of the shot, the Ministry of Defence says.
To provide protection whilst not limiting combat-effectiveness, such helmets and body armour must be both strong and light.
One of her colleagues told my husband that before she went, she was measured up for body armour.
Ensuring that they have the best possible body armour and camouflage seems like the least we can do.
The firm's managing director, David Ashworth, says demand for body armour has increased since the September 11 terrorist attacks.
Report Details Military body armour and personal protective equipment (PPE), has become a standard and crucial element of soldier equipment in recent years.
Visiongain's analysis indicates that the global military body armour and personal protective gear market will be worth $1.