Explosively reveals the next generation of 21st century weapons designed for the war-fighter of the future. With access to the most advanced weaponry of today and a sneak peek at the defense technology of tomorrow, Future Firepower creates a real and visceral view of hardware that could fight the wars of the future.
Runtime: 60 minutes
Future Firepower - Future Integrated Soldier Technology - Netflix
The Future Integrated Soldier Technology (or FIST) sometimes incorrectly referred to as the Future Infantry System Technology or Future Infantry Soldier Technology is a project by the British Army, which aims to enhance the infantry's combat effectiveness in the 21st century as part of the Future Soldier project. The contract was awarded to Thales in March 2003.
Future Firepower - The goal - Netflix
The goal is to integrate a modular system of all equipment, weapons and their sighting systems, radios that the individual soldier carries or uses, in order to increase his overall effectiveness on the battlefield. The programme is being managed by the Dismounted Close Combat Integrated Project Team at Defence Equipment and Support, MoD Abbey Wood in Bristol.
Future Firepower - References - Netflix