OCCAR, Spanish Missile Systems Sign Hypersonic Defence Interceptor Study Project

November 1, 2023 @ 08:00 AM

A contract was signed between OCCAR (Organisation Conjointe de Coopération en matière d'Armement) and Spanish Missile Systems (SMS) on Oct. 31 for the HYDEF (Hypersonic Defence Interceptor Study) project

Lockheed Martin Secures $177M Contract to Upgrade Chilean Air Force's F-16 Fleet

November 1, 2023 @ 07:13 AM

Lockheed Martin has clinched a contract worth $177 million to enhance the capabilities of the Chilean Air Force's F-16 fighter jet fleet. The project, initiated by the F-16 Systems Program Office's Foreign Military Sales support, is dedicated to providing comprehensive assistance for the F-16 M6

Northrop to Produce MQ-4C Triton UAS for U.S., Australia

November 1, 2023 @ 06:57 AM

Northrop Grumman has won $543 million to produce MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft systems for U.S

Argentina Inducts First Bell 407 GXi Helicopter, to Acquire Five More

November 1, 2023 @ 01:40 AM

The Argentinian Ministry of Defense (MoD) inducted the first Bell 407 GXi helicopter for its air force, of the six it signed up to buy from Bell Helicopters. “Today we are incorporating the Bell 407, selected thanks to an arduous search and investigation of the material suitable for the needs of our Armed Forces

Kuwait Receives Four Eurofighter Typhoon Jets

October 31, 2023 @ 02:31 PM

The Kuwaiti Air Force has expanded its arsenal with the recent delivery of four more Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft. With the delivery of these four Eurofighter Typhoons, Kuwait has now received 13 out of the 28 aircraft on order

First AW-149 Helicopters Delivered to Poland

October 31, 2023 @ 02:08 PM

Polands Minister of National Defense Mariusz Błaszczak oversaw the handover of the first batch of AW-149 helicopters to the 25th Air Cavalry Brigade on October 30 in Nowy Glinnik. The AW-149 helicopters were selected as part of the Perkoz multi-role support helicopter program, with a contract signed in July 2022 to deliver a total of 32 of these machines to the 25th Air Cavalry Brigade

Elbit Systems to Establish Drone Production Center in Czech Republic

October 31, 2023 @ 08:29 AM

Israels Elbit Systems is set to embark on a project to create a new drone production and training facility in Czech Republic. This endeavor, a first of its kind for Elbit in the European sector of NATO, is in collaboration with Czech company, LPP, known for its civil and military avionics, autonomous control systems, thermal imaging cameras, and sights

Russian Su-57 Fighter Gets New 300 km-Range Compact Air-to-Air Missile

October 31, 2023 @ 07:43 AM

The Russian Su-57 fighter has been equipped with a new long-range, intra-fuselage cruise missile, the RVV-BD – R-37M, designed to snugly fit within the stealth aircraft's underbelly. An informed source disclosed to

Lockheed Martin Secures $996M for MK21A Reentry Vehicle Program

October 31, 2023 @ 05:52 AM

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract worth $996 million for the MK21A Reentry Vehicle (RV) program. The contract aims to conduct engineering, manufacturing, and design work to provide a low technical risk and affordable RV for the Sentinel program

Kyrgyzstan Inducts Turkish Akinci, Aksungur Drones

October 30, 2023 @ 12:12 PM

Kyrgyzstan received a delivery of Bayraktar Akinci and Aksungur advanced unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from two Turkish defense manufacturers, Baykar and Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) respectively, on October 28. This was reported by