Singapore To Deploy Gigantic 180-Foot Surveillance Blimp

October 29, 2014 @ 09:13 AM

Singapore has announced plans to deploy a huge tethered surveillance balloon to boost its maritime and air security. The helium-filled "aerostat" will be equipped with radar equipment that can spot threats from as far as 200 kilometres (125 miles) away, according to the ministry of defense website

Meprolight Buys Night Vision Manufacturer New Noga Light

October 28, 2014 @ 01:11 PM

Meprolight has bought New Noga Light's Operations and Assets, the company announced today. The sales, marketing, and support for New Noga Light's line of products will continue to be implemented without interruption

Thales Introduces New Multirole Surveillance Radar With AESA Technology At Euronaval 2014

October 28, 2014 @ 11:38 AM

Thales is launching the new SEARCHMASTER® multirole surveillance radar with active electronic scanning antenna (AESA) technology at Euronaval 2014. SEARCHMASTER® is a truly multirole surveillance radar with the ability to meet all the surveillance requirements of five mission types: anti-surface warfare, anti-submarine warfare, maritime surveillance, ground surveillance and tactical air support...

Raytheon, Thales To Upgrade IFF Systems For UK MoD

October 27, 2014 @ 01:59 PM

The U.K

General Dynamics To Upgrade Canadian Forces' Combat Net Radios

October 27, 2014 @ 01:49 PM

General Dynamics Canada has been awarded a CDN$122 million, three-year contract to upgrade the Canadian Forces' existing fleet of Combat Net Radios. The radios, originally purchased in 1991, will be enhanced to allow for simultaneous operation of voice, messaging and positional awareness reporting, capabilities not currently possible with the existing...

Finmeccanica, Selex ES Acquire EW Analysis Software Supplier Tactical Technologies Inc

October 22, 2014 @ 02:10 PM

Finmeccanica - Selex ES has completed the acquisition of Tactical Technologies Inc. (TTI) operating out of Ottawa, Canada

Northrop Grumman, Computer Sciences Corp Win USN Service Software Support Contract Worth...

October 22, 2014 @ 02:04 PM

Computer Sciences Corp and a division of Northrop Grumman have won separate contracts worth a total of $65.2 billion to provide the U

Russian Army To Get "Peerless" Radar Jammers

October 15, 2014 @ 02:38 PM

Concern Radioelectronic Technologies (KRET) has completed the 2014 state defense order to ship Krasuha-2 electronic suppression system to the Russian Defense Ministry. The radar jammer has no peers anywhere in the world

Raytheon Unveils Wearable Computing Technology For Battlefield Ops

October 15, 2014 @ 11:33 AM

Raytheon unveiled its wearable computing Intel-Ops solution at the AUSA 2014 Meeting and Exposition. The new technology merges its proven, wearable computer system with situational awareness capabilities to create an enhanced real-time view of the battlefield for commanders and their troops

US Army To Test Exelis SideHat SRW Applique Radios

October 14, 2014 @ 02:33 PM

Exelis has won a contract to deliver SideHat SRW (Solidier Radio Waveform) Applique radios for evaluation by the US Army, the company announced today. SideHat provides a critical networking capability specifically developed for the vehicular electromagnetic and physical environment experienced on the battlefield

Raytheon, Polish Company Sign LoI To Explore Development Of Radar, C4I and...

October 14, 2014 @ 10:10 AM

Raytheon signed a Letter of Intent with Poland's PIT-RADWAR to cooperate in mutually beneficial business opportunities related to Poland's air defense architecture, as well as significant exports to global markets. The companies will examine areas for partnership in the following categories : radar equipment and subsystems design, fabrication and integration including -- electronic component design and production, radar systems and software, verification, validation and testing (VVT), Low-Cost Interceptor, common C2 equipment, subsystems and software, C2 software and hardware integration, design and VVT of Battle Management software modules, software and hardware in the loop laboratory