Protection and Individual Equipment Archive

  • The Generation III/IV Improved Outer Tactical Vest (IOTV), provides protection from shrapnel producing munitions and 9mm rounds. When used in conjunction with the Enhanced Small Arms Protective Insert (ESAPI) and […]

    Equipment Piece of the Week: Generation III Improved Outer Tactical Vest (IOTV)

    The Generation III/IV Improved Outer Tactical Vest (IOTV), provides protection from shrapnel producing munitions and 9mm rounds. When used in conjunction with the Enhanced Small Arms Protective Insert (ESAPI) and […]

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  • The Military Free Fall (MFF) Advanced Ram Air Parachute System (ARAPS) is a multi-mission, high-altitude parachute delivery system. It allows Soldiers to exit at altitudes between 3,500 feet and 35,000 […]

    Equipment Piece of the Week: Military Free Fall (MFF) Advanced Ram Air Parachute System (ARAPS)

    The Military Free Fall (MFF) Advanced Ram Air Parachute System (ARAPS) is a multi-mission, high-altitude parachute delivery system. It allows Soldiers to exit at altitudes between 3,500 feet and 35,000 […]

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  • Product Manager Soldier Clothing and Individual Equipment (PdM SCIE) has notified the footwear industry about the Army Combat Boot Uniform Quality Control Program (UQCP). The UQCP for optional combat boots […]

    Boot UQCP Effort Will Help Soldiers Find Boots that Meet Army Standards

    Product Manager Soldier Clothing and Individual Equipment (PdM SCIE) has notified the footwear industry about the Army Combat Boot Uniform Quality Control Program (UQCP). The UQCP for optional combat boots […]

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