AMMAN, Jordan--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--The King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) is the premier training center in the Middle East for police, military, and special operations. In KASOTC’s continuous vision and mission to be at the forefront of integrating training and technology within the region and the world, it is pleased to announce that it has strategically partnered with PepperBall® to create a customized non-lethal training course for the police, military and security forces worldwide. PepperBall®, a division of United Tactical Systems, LLC, is the world’s leader in non-lethal .68 OC and CS systems.
“We are truly honored to have the PepperBall® System at the world class facility of KASOTC and to be working together to deliver customized non-lethal training courses to address the increased regional demand for tactical non-lethal solutions for police, military, and special operations”
The KASOTC Non-Lethal PepperBall® course consists of a three day weapons, tactics and armorers’ training course. The course features training on the most advanced pneumatic launchers, including PepperBall’s VKS (Variable Kinetic System). The VKS launcher is unique in that its velocity can be adjusted to shoot projectiles from 280fps to 400fps, a single system that can be used for multiple missions. It also offers the ability to fire PepperBall’s round projectiles, as well as its VXR shaped projectiles™, which doubles the system’s accurate effective distance.
“We are truly honored to have the PepperBall® System at the world class facility of KASOTC and to be working together to deliver customized non-lethal training courses to address the increased regional demand for tactical non-lethal solutions for police, military, and special operations,” said Glenn L. Katz, Executive Vice President of Global Sales at PepperBall®. “With the increasing amount of civil unrest around the world, KASOTC’s combination of world class facilities and elite instructor and support staff make it an ideal facility for training on non-lethal tactics and equipment.”
The King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Center, also known as KASOTC, is in Amman, Jordan, and is a one-of-a-kind facility. The 2.5 square kilometer site boasts over 200 million dollars’ worth of cutting edge training facilities and support structures. Its unique nature derives from an extraordinary combination of cutting-edge training, elite instructor and support staff along with its integrated advanced technology. KASOTC offers tailored training courses & support for clients with their own programs.
Since its Grand Opening in May of 2009, KASOTC has supported thousands of training programs for clients around the world. Thus, achieving His Majesty’s King Abdullah II vision for KASOTC as an international center of excellence.
For more information about KASOTC and its training programs, please visit www.KASOTC.com.
PepperBall® is the world’s premier manufacturer of .68 launchers and OC/PAVA projectiles, supplying high-technology non-lethal products to over 5000 agencies in 45 countries around the world. PepperBall®-branded products are developed, manufactured and distributed by United Tactical Systems, LLC (UTS), a privately held company that provides less-lethal weapons for military, government, law enforcement, corrections, private security and consumer markets. PepperBall’s new VKS launcher, which is considered the most accurate and effective pneumatic non-lethal system in the world, has been adopted by leading law enforcement agencies and military units around the world.
For more information about PepperBall® and its products, please visit www.PepperBall.com.