Textron is modernising 100 advanced boresight equipment units on three types of helicopter.
StandardAero to support P-8A engines
StandardAero has been selected as the US Navy's primary engine depot for support of CFM56-7 engines used on the P-8A maritime patrol aircraft, the company announced on 24 October.
Under the award, StandardAero will provide depot level repair and overhaul for the propulsion systems.
This is the second year in a row that the company has been selected to perform this work, which is carried out under an IDIQ contract that is competed and awarded each year among the US Navy’s approved sources. The contract supports the US Navy, the government of Australia and other foreign military sales customers.
The CFM56 engines used on the P-8A aircraft are a commercially developed platform, capable of generating more than 27,000lbs of thrust.
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.