Textron is modernising 100 advanced boresight equipment units on three types of helicopter.
Hawkeyes to undergo engine repair
Rolls-Royce will repair the power section, torque meter, gearbox and accessories in accordance with Navy depot manuals and approved repair practices.
Work will be performed in San Antonio, Texas (70%); Winnipeg, Canada (25%); and Indianapolis, Indiana (5%), and is expected to be completed in January 2022.
Shephard Defence Insight notes that the T56-A-427 has eight propellers and weighs 880kg while generating 4,590shp. The compressor is a 14-stage axial and the turbine a four-stage axial.
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European joint venture, a4ESSOR, passes formal acceptance test for its ESSOR HDR Base Waveform.
Rheinmetall has released a new generation of tactical trucks, the HX3.
The German Army has ordered 44 armoured engineering vehicles from Rheinmetall, to be delivered by 2029.
Ageing CH-53G helicopters are nearing 50 years in service with the German Air Force.
Norwegian DLO wants to establish a four-year framework agreement with a single operator to buy, repair and recycle tyres, tracks, belts and other materials used on Leopard 2, M113 and potentially CV90 vehicles.