Yearly Archives: 2019

Gentex Awarded Contract for USSOCOM Next Generation SOF Helmets

Ops-Core helmet system delivers true system-level performance and innovation

May 16, 2019

Carbondale, PA, May 16, 2019. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced today that its Ops-Core® FAST helmet system was chosen by the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) to fulfill their contract for Special Operations Forces Personal Equipment Advanced Requirements (SPEAR)…

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Ops-Core AMP Communication Headset Selected by USSOCOM to Modernize SOF Communications

New technology in configurable headset delivers 3D Hear-Through and advanced hearing protection for combat operations.

May 16, 2019

Carbondale, PA, May 16, 2019. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel was selected by the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) for its Ops-Core® Adaptive Mission Platform (AMP™) Communication Headset as part of the Communication Accessory Suite Land (CASL) program. The…

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Gentex President/CEO Jumps with Red Devils to Mark 125th Anniversary and Launch Next Quarter Century of Innovation

Company celebrates with special charitable giving initiative

March 12, 2019

Carbondale, PA, March 12, 2019. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel kicked off its 125 year-anniversary last week with company president and CEO, L.P. Frieder doing a tandem jump with The Red Devils, the official parachute display team of both The…

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Configurable Ops-Core Eyewear Made in the USA Introduced at SHOT Show

Ruggedized Frames with Interchangeable Protective Lenses Designed for Elite Forces

January 18, 2019

Carbondale, PA, January 18, 2019. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel will introduce the latest addition to its growing eyewear portfolio, Ops-Core Mk1™ Performance Protective Eyewear, at SHOT Show, January 22 – 25, Las Vegas, Nevada. Manufactured in the USA, Mk1 eyewear…

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ACC WEPTAC: Jan 16-17, 2019

Las Vegas, NV: Booth #35

Featured Brand: Gentex

SHOT Show: Jan 22-25, 2019

Las Vegas, NV: Booth #8109

Featured Brand: Ops-Core

World of Concrete: Jan 22-25, 2019

Las Vegas, NV: Booth #N3278

Featured Brands: PureFlo

Techtextil: Feb 26-28, 2019

Raleigh, NC: Booth #1939

Featured Brand: Gentex

Avalon Air Show: Feb 26 – Mar 3, 2019

Geelong, Australia: Hall #2

Featured Brand: Gentex

Interphex: Apr 2-4, 2019

New York, NY: Booth #2043

Featured Brand: PureFlo