Gentex Announces Ops-Core® FAST Helmet System Passes U.S. Government First Article Testing for Higher Level Threat

February 10, 2021

  CARBONDALE, PA February 10, 2021 –  Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced that one of its Ops-Core® FAST Helmet Systems passed U.S. Government First Article Testing (FAT), a first for a helmet providing protection against a prevalent higher level…

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Gentex Announces Contract with the Republic of Korea for Pilot Protective Clothing Set

February 9, 2021

Gentex Pilot Protective Clothing Set II (PP-II) to be used as complete CBRN defense system. CARBONDALE, PA February 9, 2021 – Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced today that it has signed a contract with the Republic of Korea for…

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United States Air Force Awards Gentex Corporation Aircrew Laser Eye Protection (ALEP) Daytime Spectacle Contract

July 16, 2020

  CARBONDALE, PA July 16, 2020 – Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, aircrew, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced today that it was awarded the United States Air Force Aircrew Laser Eye Protection (ALEP) Daytime Spectacle contract to develop and produce its laser protective eyewear…

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Gentex Corporation Acquires Long-term Distribution Partner (APA) Aero Parts Australia

Gentex expands international growth, product offering, support, and services in Australia and New Zealand

July 2, 2020

Carbondale, July 2, 2020. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced today that it has acquired Aero Parts Australia Ltd. (APA), leading distributor for commercial air, military and life support equipment within Australia and New Zealand. Gentex is a global leader…

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United States Air Force Awards Other Transactional Authority (OTA) Agreement to Gentex Corporation for Next Generation Fixed Wing Helmet (NGFWH) System

February 26, 2020

Carbondale, PA, February 26, 2020 – Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, aircrew, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced today that it was awarded an OTA Agreement by the United States Air Force for its NGFWH System, following a global-scale competition. The United States Air Force…

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Gentex Awarded Contract for USSOCOM Coxswain Helmet System

October 11, 2019

Carbondale, PA, October 11, 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 new Ops-Core® FAST SF Carbon Composite Helmet System has been chosen by the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) to fulfill their contract for Special Operations Forces…

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PureFlo Launches New All-in-One Industrial PAPR System at NSC 2019

Lightweight, low profile, and other advanced features improve mobility, comfort and performance for industrial workers

September 4, 2019

Carbondale, September 4, 2019. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel will introduce a new breed in its line of all-in-one respiratory, head, face, eye, and hearing protection systems, the PureFlo 3000 powered air-purifying (PAPR) system, at NSC 2019, September 9 –…

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Gentex Corporation Awarded GSA Schedule 84 Contract for Ops-Core AMP™ Communication Headset

Configurable headset solution delivers 3D Hear-Through and advanced hearing protection for combat operations

August 13, 2019

Carbondale, PA, August 13, 2019. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel announced it has been awarded a Schedule 84 contract by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), the procurement arm of the federal government, for its Ops-Core  AMP Communication Headset. GSA…

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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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