Indra To Exhibit At Africa Aerospace & Defence Show 2014

September 16, 2014 @ 02:37 PM

Indra will be showcasing its defense portfolio, featuring aerial defense, border surveillance and simulation and training solutions at the Africa Aerospace & Defence fair (AAD 2014) held in Centurion, South Africa, from September 17-21. At the exhibit, Indra will present a scale model of its long-range 3D LANZA Radar for Aerial...

Airbus Plans Restructure, To Sell Off Fairchild Controls, Atlas Elektronik

September 16, 2014 @ 11:26 AM

Airbus announced Tuesday plans to sell several subsidiaries from its defence division to focus on its core businesses of space activities, military planes and missiles, according to media reports. "Some business areas are identified as divestment candidates as they do not fit the strategic goals," the company said in a statement,...

DRS Technologies To Provide Command And Control Hardware Products To US Navy

September 12, 2014 @ 12:10 PM

DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced that the U

US Navy Eyes Arming Helicopters With Energy Laser Weapons

July 30, 2014 @ 02:15 PM

The High Energy Fiber Laser Project of the US Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division (NAWCWD) intends to procure technical assistance and systems engineering in the development, testing, and fielding of the High Energy Laser Weapons System (HELWS). NAWCWD serves as a focal point for defining HEFL system and sub-system requirements,...

BAE Confident of Selling Precision Rocket Guidance Systems To US Army

July 21, 2014 @ 12:38 PM

BAE is confident that the US Army will begin buying its precision rocket guidance system by 2015. “Were really looking forward to bringing it to the Army,” David Harrold, director of precision guidance solutions and electronic systems, BAE Systems said at the Farnborough Airshow on Thursday

Russia Backs Out Technology Transfer For Smerch Rockets To India

July 17, 2014 @ 01:38 PM

Russia is unwilling to provide technology transfer of the Smerch multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) to India, Tribune News reported. The finance ministry has refused to import the same rockets

Saab To Market NonLethal Technologies' IronFistTMand Cobra40TMless-Lethal Weapons And Munitions

June 17, 2014 @ 10:52 AM

Bofors Dynamics Switzerland Ltd (SBDS), Saabs fully owned company has signed a long-term cooperation agreement with the US-based NonLethal Technologies Inc. (NLT) for marketing and selling the IronFistTMand Cobra40TMless-lethal weapon systems, including the 38-mm and 40-mm munitions

Lockheed Martin To Provide Enhanced Laser-Guided Training Rounds To USN, Canadian AF

May 28, 2014 @ 10:22 AM

Lockheed Martin will provide enhanced laser-guided training rounds (ELGTR) to the U.S

MBDA, Roketsan Sign MoU For 70mm Guided Weapon System

May 26, 2014 @ 02:42 PM

MBDA and Roketsan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to co-develop a 70mm guided weapon system. Under the terms of the agreement signed at the ILA Berlin Air Show, the two companies will initiate the exchange of business and technical information for a guided weapon system based on the 70mm rocket concept for the German UH Tiger

Lockheed Martin GMLRS Alternative Warhead Successfully Tested

April 17, 2014 @ 03:11 PM

Lockheed Martin successfully conducted the fifth and final Production Qualification Test (PQT) for the new Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) Alternative Warhead. During the long-range test, four rockets were fired from a HIMARS launcher and destroyed their respective targets approximately 65 kilometers away

MTL Group To Debut IMPAS Armour And SMARTbend At DSA 2014

April 14, 2014 @ 07:04 AM

MTL Group will be showcasing several key armour components including IMPAS armour and SMARTbend for blast and ballistic applications for the very first time at DSA 2014, 14-17 April. “The Asian market is an area we have seen significant growth over the past few years at MTL Group

French Air Force Successfully Demo Raytheon Paveway II GBU-50

January 22, 2014 @ 08:10 AM

Raytheon and the French Air Force successfully completed a demonstration of a penetrator variant of a Paveway GBU-50 from a Mirage 2000D multirole fighter jet. "Raytheon is committed to delivering GBU-50's unique capabilities to our French customer,” said Mike Jarrett, vice president of Air Warfare Systems