BAE Systems Wins $72 Million US Navy Contract For Submarine Propulsors

May 3, 2016 @ 08:44 AM

BAE Systems has received a $72 million contract to produce and deliver propulsor systems for US Navys Block IV Virginia-class submarines. “The propulsor contributes significantly to the overall stealth and effectiveness of a submarine,” said Joe Sentfle, vice president and general manager of Weapon Systems at BAE Systems

IAF To Get $24M Worth Hardware For Russian-made Aircraft In 2016-17

April 29, 2016 @ 09:45 AM

Russias Technodinamika Holding aerospace firm said Thursday that it will deliver 1.6 billion rubles ($24

Finmeccanica Demos Reverse-IFF System With Typhoon Jet

April 23, 2016 @ 08:47 AM

Finmeccanica with the Italian Defense General Staff has demonstrated the successful integration of a Mode 5 Reverse-IFF (Identification Friend-Foe) system, providing air-to-ground IFF capabilities for a Tranche 1 Eurofighter Typhoon. An IFF system provides pilots with the ability to distinguish between ‘friendly vehicles and potential threats by sending out an interrogation...

e2v Wins Microwave Power Modules Contract From Saab

April 7, 2016 @ 12:47 PM

e2v has been awarded a contract from Saab to supply Microwave Power Modules (MPM) for their fighter jets and other applications. The MPMs designed by e2v for Saab are compact, lightweight transmitters for use in airborne military applications

Rockwell Collins To Provide Common Avionics Architecture System For India’s Chinook Helicopters...

March 28, 2016 @ 03:12 PM

Boeing has awarded Rockwell Collins a contract to provide its Common Avionics Architecture System (CAAS) for 15 CH-47F Chinook helicopters for the Indian Ministry of Defence. “We have a successful track record of integrating CAAS on Chinook helicopters that will ensure that the Indian Defence Ministry will receive on-time, on-budget, advanced...

Chilean Army Takes Delivery Of First CN-235 Flight Deck Upgrade

March 24, 2016 @ 07:24 AM

Universal Avionics has delivered a flight deck upgrade to the Chilean Armys first of three CASA CN-235-100 maritime patrol aircraft. With this upgrade, the operator is gaining fully-coupled 3D approach capability with Nav-to-Nav autopilot capture

New Laser Guidance System For Russian Mi-28NM Attack Helicopters

March 10, 2016 @ 10:22 AM

Russia is developing a modernized weapons laser guidance system for its new Mi-28NM attack helicopter. "As part of the development work, a multifunction image processing system and an upgraded laser guidance system for guided weapons is being developed

Lockheed Martin Wins $45 Million USAF Contract To Support F-22 Weapon System

February 23, 2016 @ 07:26 AM

Lockheed Martin has been awarded the US Air Force contract worth $45 million to increase the flight hours for the F-22 weapon system. “Lockheed Martin Corp

Rheinmetall Tests High-Energy Laser Effector Onboard German Warship

February 20, 2016 @ 08:06 AM

Rheinmetall and the German Bundewehr have successfully tested a high-energy laser effector installed on a German warship operating on the high seas. To carry out the test, Rheinmetall mounted a 10-kilowatt high-energy laser (HEL) effector on a MLG 27 light naval gun

Rockwell Collins to Announce Major Civil, Military Contracts At Singapore Airshow

February 10, 2016 @ 06:57 AM

Rockwell Collins plans to announce a number of contract agreements, including one of the largest airline avionics orders in the companys history at the Singapore Air Show 2016. Rockwell Collins will also be making announcements related to military communications and radar system selections by key customers in Asia Pacific

Kaman Awarded $11 Million Contract To Support E-2D Advanced Hawkeye and C-2A...

January 16, 2016 @ 08:07 AM

Kaman Aerosystems (Kaman) has secured a contract extension for Northrop Grummans E-2D Advanced Hawkeye and C-2A Greyhound Outer Wing Panel Program The extension is for an additional three years (2015-2018) with an expected value of over $11 million for the fabrication and supply of sheet metal and extrusion parts to CPI Aerostructures, Inc. (CPI)

Lockheed Martin To Upgrade Apache Helicopter Display With Color

January 8, 2016 @ 02:55 PM

Lockheed Martin has won $54.3 million US Army contract to upgrade the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M-TADS/PNVS) on the AH-64E Apache helicopter, bringing color to the cockpit for the first time