Composite armor is an upgrade for GDI infantry units that provides them with much better protection.
The suits of armor are made from lightweight composite alloys that are grayish in hue. The set includes a vest, arm and thigh pads as well as a better helmet and is issued at the Armory to soldiers hailing from Rifleman Squads, Missile Squads and Grenadier Squads.
- Tiberium Wars patch 1.05: cost increased by 100% to $2000
- Kane's Wrath patch 1.01: research time tripled
- Kane's Wrath patch 1.02: cost/research time reduced to $1500/45 sec