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Fayetteville Trade Show To Feature Latest in Military Technology

Posted June 5, 2006 8:12 a.m. EDT

— Lodestar Group of North Carolina will put on a trade show featuring some of the latest in military technology in Fayetteville from June 12-14.

The

IED 2006 Symposium and Expo

will include devices and technology designed to counter IEDs, or Improvised Explosive Devices, that are such a threat to U.S. and allied forces in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Among equipment being shown is a robot from Applied Marine Technology that is designed to find and neutralize IEDs.