After the Human-Covenant war, the Ordnance Commission, held at the Damascus Testing Facility, approved the long-term aggressive focus on defense-centric armor systems. The Mjolnir Powered Armor/Defender is the most notable result of this research. It was tested at the Ankara Resiliency Chamber in Ankara, Luna.
The Defender armor features the Class-4 DFN chest plate and the XV-3 Modular comm tool.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Halo Waypoint - Halo 4 Intel - DEFENDER (Defunct, copy on Wayback Machine
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 Halo 4: The Essential Visual Guide - page 150