State-of-the-Art Tactical Ear Buds Used by Active-Duty Navy SEALs to Provide In-Ear, Mission Critical Hearing Protection/Enhancement and Communications
Rockville, MD, February 21, 2012 –[ASDWire]– Silynx Communications, Inc. (Silynx), a global leader in tactical communications systems, is proud to announce that the new Bandito Brothers film Act of Valor highlights the use of Silynx equipment by active-duty U.S. Navy SEALs. Silynx’s innovative tactical headsets and wireless push-to-talk capabilities have been adopted by U.S. Special Forces Operators as integral to mission success, and are featured in use by active-duty Navy SEALS.
An unprecedented blend of real-life heroism and original filmmaking, Act of Valor stars a group of active-duty U.S. Navy SEALs in a film like no other in Hollywood’s history. A fictionalized account of real life Navy SEAL operations, Act of Valor features a gripping story that takes audiences on an adrenaline-fueled, edge-of-their-seat journey. Act of Valor combines stunning combat sequences, up-to-the-minute battlefield technology, and heart-pumping emotion for the ultimate action adventure film–showcasing the skills, training and tenacity of the greatest action heroes of them all: real Navy SEALs. Relativity Media will release the film in theatres nationwide on February 24th.
Produced and directed by former Baja 1000 champion Mike “Mouse” McCoy and former stuntman Scott Waugh, and written by Kurt Johnstad (300), the Bandito Brothers’ Act of Valor tells a story that takes audiences on an edge-of-their-seat journey, when a mission to recover a kidnapped CIA operative unexpectedly results in the discovery of an imminent global threat, an elite team of highly-trained Navy SEALs must immediately embark on a secret operation, the outcome of which will determine the fate of us all.
“Silynx is honored to be part of a film that shows the world just what the men and women in the U.S. military undertake to protect our nation and its citizens,” said Gil Limonchik, CEO, Silynx. “With the film inspired by actual missions, Silynx’s equipment is shown in use by SEALs who depend on communications and hearing protection/enhancement systems for mission success day in and day out. It is our mission to equip the warfighter with the most technologically advanced communications systems that provide flawless and life-saving communications and situational awareness. Silynx works directly with the Special Forces Community to provide continuous improvements to our products, and are honored that our equipment has become such an important part of the SEAL’s combat effectiveness.”
Silynx’s products include the C4OPS, the Micro C4OPS, the H2Ops, and the smart C4Grip. The combat proven 20m immersible Micro C4OPS® is a software defined, smart, tactical communication headset system and ear protector. The system provides full spectrum hearing protection/hearing enhancement including active noise reduction, impulse noise protection, and super normal hearing. The smart C4Grip is a 2m immersible assault rifle smart forward grip with an IR/VIS flashlight head. As an enhancement to the C4OPS, the C4Grip incorporates built-in wireless Push-to-Talk (PTT) and controls to activate laser aiming devices, flashlights, and tactical radios, thus reducing weight and cable clutter on the weapon. The combat-proven C4OPS and Micro C4OPS have been widely used in the past 3 years and adopted by US Special Operations Forces (US SOF), NATO Special Forces, FBI SWAT, and the US Army Rapid Fielding Initiative.