Thales Wins £100 Million Communication Systems Contract For Royal Navy Fleet

October 10, 2017 @ 02:32 PM

Thales has secured a seven year contract worth £100 million to provide through-life support for communications systems of the Royal Navys fleet. The awarded contract provides an intelligent, unified approach to supporting the Thales communications systems, including those fitted to the Queen Elizabeth Class (QEC) aircraft carriers coming into service

Saab Communications System To Equip NZ Navy’s New Maritime Sustainment Capability Vessel...

October 2, 2017 @ 02:01 PM

Saab has signed a contract to provide a complete communications system on board the Royal New Zealand Navys future fleet replenishment vessel, HMNZS Aotearoa. The Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) has selected Saab to equip its new Maritime Sustainment Capability vessel, HMNZS Aotearoa

South Korea to Mass-produce Digital Tactical Communication Network

September 26, 2017 @ 05:15 AM

The Defense Acquisition Program Administration of South Korea has decided to mass-produce the next-generation military communication system called Tactical Information Communication Network (TICN) by 2019. This follows the successful field trial operation of the first prototype

Lockheed Martin Wins $53M to Supply MK48 CBASS Torpedo Kits to Australia,...

September 23, 2017 @ 01:13 AM

Lockheed Martin is being awarded a $53 million modification contract for the production of Mk 48 Mod 7 guidance and control sections and Mk 48 Mod 7 Common Broadband Advanced Sonar System (CBASS) functional item replacement kits for Australia, Netherlands, Canada, Turkey and US Navys. The contract also includes factory test...

IAI’s Signal Intelligence Centre Achieves Operational Capability Success

September 5, 2017 @ 02:35 PM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) advanced, highly automated Signal Intelligence (SIGINT) centre has successfully achieved phase I operational capability with an undisclosed customer. The state-of-the-art center integrated and fuses all the nation's SIGINT sensors at a strategic level using big data and high-throughput real time data processing

General Dynamics Wins US Marine Corps' CAC2S Production Contract

August 31, 2017 @ 10:24 AM

General Dynamics Mission Systems has won $105 million full rate production contract from US Marine Corps over four years for the Common Aviation Command and Control System (CAC2S) program. CAC2S is a command and control system that integrates information from various aerial and ground-based radar systems and sensors to enable a common, real time air picture, the company announced Wednesday

Havelsan To Open Joint Warfare Center In Qatar

August 22, 2017 @ 11:42 AM

Turkeys Havelsan has signed a contract to open Joint Warfare Center to Qatar Armed Forces, the company announced through a tweet

Pentagon Awards $250M Contract to Expand USAF Mission Planning Capabilities

August 5, 2017 @ 09:48 AM

The Pentagon has awarded a $250 million contract to Summit Technologies to expand mission combat planning process for Air Force military airlift capabilities, the Defense Department said in a press release Friday. "Summit Technologies [in] Winter Park, Florida has been awarded a $250 million… contract for the Mission Planning Support Contract III," the release stated on Friday

Kuwait Gets World's First Integrated CBRN Centre

July 28, 2017 @ 09:33 AM

Saab in collaboration with its Kuwaiti partner Bader Sultan & Bros, delivered the world´s first integrated national CBRN (Chemical biological radiological nuclear) centre, which is now operational in Kuwait. It is the first centre to cover a whole country with fixed and mobile CBRN sensors and units, whilst also providing a unique capability for simulated training, the press release states

CGI Wins $92 Million US Army Contracts for Aviation & Missile Command

July 20, 2017 @ 11:23 AM

CGI has won US Army multiple contracts worth $92.5 million to provide software development and acquisition process services for the Multiple Launch Rocket SystemPrecision Guided Munitions program in support of AMCOMs precision fires rocket and missile systems project office

Lockheed Martin To Train Saudi Arabian National Guard In $55 Million Contract

July 1, 2017 @ 08:07 AM

Lockheed Martin Corp has won a $55.5 million US foreign military sales contract for the design, development, testing, managing, documenting, installing, and providing hardware, software, spares, and training for Saudi Arabian Ministry National Guard live fire ranges