Raytheon to Design, Manufacture Projector for UAE’s F-16 Fighter Head-Up Display

July 17, 2018 @ 10:04 AM

Raytheon will design, develop and manufacture the projector for BAE Systems' Digital Light Engine head-up display on the F-16 Fighting Falcon for the United Arab Emirates armed forces. The digital HUD upgrade will integrate into the F-16's existing Head-up Display (HUD) space, requiring no changes to the aircraft, cabling or computing,...

Airbus to Launch SmartForce Data Analytics Systems for Military Operations

July 16, 2018 @ 11:52 AM

Airbus is extending its advanced data analytics tool in the aviation community to the defense market with the launch of SmartForce. SmartForce suite of services to be launched by Airbus Defence and Space together with Airbus Helicopters will enable military operators to exploit the data gathered by their aircraft to enhance...

Physical Optics Wins $33 Million JARVIS Contract

July 11, 2018 @ 07:05 AM

Physical Optics Corp has won $32.8 million in support of the Navy and the Air Force for non-recurring effort to mature the Joint Avionics Reconfigurable Visual Information System (JARVIS) Small Business Innovation Research Phase II prototype through Engineering Manufacturing and Development to Technical Readiness Level 8

BAE Systems Wins DARPA Contract To Demo Optical Seeker for Precision Munitions

May 7, 2018 @ 04:42 PM

The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), through the U.S

Saab To Provide Situational Awareness System For Australian OPV Shipbuilding Programme

April 20, 2018 @ 01:30 PM

Saab has received a contract from Luerssen Australia for the Situational Awareness System (SAS) for the Royal Australian Navys new Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV). The contract is expected to run over the 12 year OPV shipbuilding programme, which will see the delivery of 12 new ships

France’s Future Medium Frigates To Be Fitted with Safran’s PASEO XLR Sighting...

March 21, 2018 @ 03:03 PM

The PASEO XLR (eXtra Long Range) sighting system built by Safran Electronics & Defense has been chosen by Naval Group for France's new medium frigates (FTI). Five of these 4,000 ton ships will be delivered starting in 2023

BAE Systems to Modernize UAE F-16 Fleet's Head-up Display

February 9, 2018 @ 08:30 AM

BAE Systems has been selected by Lockheed Martin to modernize head-up displays (HUD) on F-16 aircraft for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces, replacing the fleets analog system with advanced digital technology. The HUD, which sits directly in a pilots line of sight, is a see-through display that presents real-time, flight-critical information without obstructing his or her view of the outside world

BAE Systems to Manage Obsolete Parts for USAF Aircraft, Weapon, Electronics

February 6, 2018 @ 09:22 AM

BAE Systems has secured a three-year, $37 million U.S

Leonardo, Hanwha Systems join Hands to Develop Targeting Systems, Aviation Technologies

October 17, 2017 @ 05:52 PM

Leonardo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hanwha Systems of South to jointly provide avionics and mission systems for the Republic of Koreas defence aviation projects and other international customers. The agreement will initially see the two companies working together to develop and deliver targeting systems

Boeing to Modernize Saudi AWACS for $240 Million

October 17, 2017 @ 04:53 AM

Boeing has been awarded a $240,195,180 contract for the Royal Saudi Air Force airborne warning and control system (AWACS) modernization program phase 1. This contract provides for AWACS mission computing, navigation and communications upgrades, as well as the next generation in identification, friend or foe enhancement designs

Aselsan Signs $44M Communications Systems Contract With Ukraine

October 11, 2017 @ 10:39 AM

Turkeys leading defense company Aselsan has signed a contract worth $43.6 million to supply communications systems to Ukraine

Russia Helping India Complete Kaveri Engine Project: Rosoboronexport

August 21, 2017 @ 02:54 PM

An Indo-Russian project to modify Indias Kaveri Jet engine (presumably for the Sukhoi-30MKI fighter aircraft) is about to be completed. “One of the most vivid illustrations (In Indo-Russian scientific partnership) is the KAVERI Indian aircraft engine