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  • Rotorhub

    UK MoD awards AAR Falkland Islands SAR contract

    21st January 2015

    The UK Ministry of Defence has awarded a contract for Search & Rescue (SAR) and Support Helicopter services in the Falkland Islands to AAR’s Airlift ...

  • Military Logistics

    MSC extends AAR’s naval replenishment contract

    6th October 2014

    AAR’s naval replenishment contract with the US Navy Military Sealift Command (MSC) has been extended for one year, at a value of approximately $15 million. ...

  • Military Logistics

    AAR Airlift receives USAFRICOM support contract

    29th September 2014

    AAR Airlift will provide personnel recovery airlift services in West Africa in support of US Africa Command (USAFRICOM) under a $49 million contract from the ...

  • Military Logistics

    A400M airlifter refuels F/A-18 Hornet in flight

    28th August 2014

    Airbus Defence and Space has reported that the A400M airlifter has performed successful air-to-air refuelling (AAR) tests with an F/A-18 Hornet jet. The test campaign ...

  • Military Logistics

    AAR to support US Navy vertical replenishment

    10th June 2014

    The Airlift division of AAR will provide vertical replenishment (VERTREP) services to the US Military Sealift Command’s (MSC’s) 5th and 7th Fleets in the Mediterranean ...

  • Defence Helicopter

    AAR Airlift re-awarded USAFRICOM contract

    16th May 2014

    AAR’s Airlift division will provide dedicated fixed-wing lift services to US Africa Command (USAFRICOM) throughout four Central African countries, following the re-award of a contract ...

  • Defence Helicopter

    US DoD retains civilian airlift contractors in Afghanistan

    7th November 2013

    The US has extended three civilian contracts for helicopter air transportation in Afghanistan worth $272.9 million, it has emerged. On 1 November, the US Department ...

  • Defence Helicopter

    DoD increases contracted helicopter services in Afghanistan

    5th November 2012

    The US Department of Defense (DoD) has renewed 12-month contract options with six companies for helicopter services in Afghanistan, at a significantly greater cost than ...

  • Military Logistics

    Airbus Military announces new A400M AAR simulation

    16th October 2012

    Airbus Military has announced the successful simulated air-to-air refuelling (AAR) of the new generation A400M airlifter from a C-160 Transall tanker of the French Air ...

  • Military Logistics

    AAR to continue US military airlift provision

    12th June 2012

    AAR has announced that the US Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) has exercised a renewal option for the company to provide airlift support in Afghanistan until 31 ...

  • Defence Helicopter

    AAR to continue US military airlift support

    29th November 2011

    AAR has announced today that the United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) has exercised two renewal options for AAR to provide airlift support in Afghanistan through ...

  • Defence Helicopter

    US DoD spends $400 million on contracted helicopter services in Afghanistan

    4th November 2011

    The US Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded $417 million in task orders for contractor-provided helicopter services in Afghanistan, providing insight into its reliance on ...

  • Defence Helicopter

    AAR wins contract from Military Sealift Command

    16th September 2011

    AAR announced today that it has been awarded a contract from Military Sealift Command (MSC), to provide airlift support for US Navy ships. The contract ...

  • Military Logistics

    AAR wins new award for airlift services

    29th June 2011

    AAR announced today that it has been awarded a task order from the US Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) to provide airlift support for US Department of ...

  • Rotorhub

    AAR takes delivery of two new Sikorsky S-92 helicopters

    2nd February 2011

    AAR announced today that it has added two new Sikorsky S-92 helicopters to its fleet of 29 rotary-wing and 20 fixed-wing aircraft that the Company ...

Results from Shephard Plus

  • Air: Defensive Systems - MLDS


    Airbus developed the Missile Launch Detection System AN/AAR-60 (MILDS). It is a passive imaging sensor which detects and tracks the UV emissions of approaching missiles, ...

  • Air: Defensive Systems - MLDS


    The AN/AAR-54V is a fourth-generation MAWS that is currently in production and available for use on a range of platforms, including helicopters, fast jets and ...

  • Air: Defensive Systems - MLDS, Air: Defensive Systems - Laser Warning Receivers


    The AN/AAR-47B Missile Warning System (MWS) is an EW system designed to protect low/slow-flying aircraft against surface-to-air and air-to-air missiles. The MWS will detect a ...

  • Military helicopters - multirole


    The H145M (formerly known as the EC645 T2) is the military version of the H145 medium-sized (3.7t) helicopter. It is marketed as a multirole platform ...

  • Air: Integrated Defensive Systems


    Airmor is an autonomous modular countermeasure SPS designed for helicopters and transport aircraft. Airmor’s core components are IMI’s management control unit (MCU), which processes information ...

  • Air: Defensive Systems - MLDS, Land: Defensive Systems - Gunshot Detection / Hostile Fire Indicator

    ShotFinder Acoustic Hostile Fire Detection

    The ShotFinder Acoustic Hostile Fire Detection System uses acoustic technology to enable the detection of small- to large-calibre shots (5.45-40mm) from ranges of 50m-3km. It ...

  • Air: Electronic Attack - Jamming


    The AN/ALQ-212 Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasures (ATIRCM) DIRCM suite provides passive warning of missile approach using the AN/AAR-57 MWS, which detects the missile, rejects any ...

  • Air: Integrated Defensive Systems


    The Suite of Integrated Sensors and Countermeasures (SISCM) is designed to provide an integrated, multi-sensor threat warning and countermeasures capability using off-the-shelf technology for helicopters ...

  • Air: Electronic Attack - Jamming


    The Common Infrared Countermeasure (CIRCM) system is an infrared (IR) countermeasure designed to defeat IR-guided Surface-to-Air Missiles (SAMs). It is intended to yield cost savings ...

  • Air: Defensive Systems - Radar Warning Receivers


    Leonardo's SG200-D RWR is a UK-specific product which is almost identical to the company's SEER RWR. SG200-D is self-protection equipment which detects and identifies emitters ...

  • Air: chaff, flare and decoy systems


    SAPHIR-M is a chaff and flare dispensing system for the Tiger and NH90, and is also offered for other helicopters. It offers a high decoy ...

  • Military helicopters - multirole

    UH-1Y Venom

    Originally planned as a UH-1N Twin Huey upgrade for the USMC, all but the first ten UH-1Ys now use new-build airframes. This new build prevents ...

  • Military helicopters - attack

    AH-64D Apache Longbow

    The US Army has described the D-model Apache as being 28 times more effective than the AH-64A. Differences from the A model centre on a ...

  • Military helicopters - attack

    AH-64E Apache Guardian

    In 2012, the US Army redesignated the AH-64D Block III as the AH-64E Guardian. Army officials said that the new designation was warranted by the ...