• LWI - Land Warfare

    US Army orders additional PGKs

    22nd September 2017

    Orbital ATK has received $123 million in orders from the US Army under production contract Option 2 for the Precision Guidance Kit (PGK), the company ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    Endeavor Robotics wins FirstLook contract

    22nd September 2017

    Endeavor Robotics has received a contract from the US government to supply 75 FirstLook UGVs for immediate operational use, the company announced on 19 September. ...

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  • LWI - Land Warfare

    AAV SU programme enters production

    22nd September 2017

    SAIC has received approval from the US Marine Corps (USMC) Program Executive Officer Land Systems to enter the production and deployment phase of the Assault ...

  • DB - Digital Battlespace

    Bittium Tough Mobile​ classified confidential

    22nd September 2017

    Bittium’s Tough Mobile LTE-smartphone has received national confidential level information security classification from Finland’s National Cyber Security Centre and the Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority. The ...

  • IMPS - Maritime Security

    More patrol craft for Russian State Border Service

    22nd September 2017

    Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard, one of Russia’s largest shipyards, will deliver up to 20 ‘Rondo’ multipurpose patrol craft to the Russian State Border Service over the next ...

  • LWI - Land Warfare

    Russia shows T-90M, T-80BVM in action

    22nd September 2017

    Russian Land Forces put their new T-90M and upgraded T-80BVM MBTs through their paces at this year's Zapad military exercise, which has just concluded. Both ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    AeroVironment delivers M1/M2/M5-compatible UAS

    22nd September 2017

    AeroVironment has integrated new M1/M2/M5 radio frequencies into its family of small UAS, enabling users to securely conform to the Department of Defense’s (DoD's) new ...

  • RH - Rotorhub

    Bristow extends Barents Sea contract

    22nd September 2017

    Bristow Norway has signed a five-year contract to provide helicopter offshore crew change and search and rescue (SAR) services to support Eni Norge and Statoil ...

  • MLF - Military Logistics

    SEA, TTP to develop battlefield supply technology

    22nd September 2017

    SEA and TTP have been selected to develop technology to improve the efficiency of the delivery of supplies to frontline battlefield assets, it was announced ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    MDM 2017: 3D printing, UAV threats underestimated

    21st September 2017

    The potential threat to future military operations represented by 3D printing and small commercial UAVs has been underappreciated and underestimated.That was the opinion of one ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    Kongsberg Geospatial wins EOAMS contract

    21st September 2017

    Kongsberg Geospatial has received a contract to produce an Emergency Operations Airspace Management System (EOAMS) for evaluation by Canadian government agencies for safely managing UAS ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Northrop Grumman to acquire Orbital ATK

    21st September 2017

    Northrop Grumman has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Orbital ATK for approximately $7.8 billion in cash, plus the assumption of $1.4 billion in ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    Aptima receives Agile Teams programme contract

    21st September 2017

    Aptima has received a multi-year contract worth $3.5 million from DARPA for the Agile Teams (A-Teams) programme, the company announced on 18 September. The programme ...

  • LWI - Land Warfare

    Clarity emerges on UK's Warrior 2 upgrade

    21st September 2017

    The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) is likely to green light the manufacturing phase of the Warrior Capability Sustainment Programme (WCSP) by next year, senior ...

  • MLF - Military Logistics

    Mobile tank equipment goes military

    21st September 2017

    GOFA, a German supplier of mobile tank equipment, is increasingly targeting the military market, seeing strong potential for intermodal tank containers, the company told Shephard. ...

  • DB - Digital Battlespace

    Rockwell demos WBHF comms link

    21st September 2017

    Rockwell Collins has successfully demonstrated the resilience of next-generation high frequency (HF) communications using a wideband high frequency (WBHF) system over a 5,000 mile distance, ...

  • MLF - Military Logistics

    Cobham pilot breathing sensors complete

    21st September 2017

    Cobham has completed internal development of an Exhalation Gas Sensor for the US Air Force (USAF) School of Aerospace Medicine, the company announced on 18 ...

  • MTSN - Training/Simulation

    KNO seeks to plug training gaps

    21st September 2017

    The UK continues to retire its C-130J Super Hercules MoD and is looking to sell the older aircraft to nations which could now be left ...

  • SOF - Special Operations

    SADC SF expands capabilities

    21st September 2017

    The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Special Forces completed its most recent biennial training exercise in September, further extending its capabilities and interoperability as a ...

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