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  • MTSN - Training/Simulation

    UK MoD teams with industry to train ‘electronic warriors’

    18th September 2018

    The head of UK's Defence Intelligence organisation has emphasised the need for greater industrial cooperation as operations in the EW and cyber domains continue to ...

  • LWI - Land Warfare

    Boxer UK update: Boxing clever

    18th September 2018

    Since its inception in the 1990s, the Boxer programme has had highs and lows. By 2015, the vehicle had only secured two customers – lead ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Opinion: Qatar opens its wallet as embargo continues

    20th August 2018

    Qatar’s efforts to secure a $4 billion loan to finance the purchase of Eurofighter Typhoon jets, first reported in July by Bloomberg, is the latest ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Britain's RAF intercepts six Russian bombers over Black Sea

    15th August 2018

    Britain's Royal Air Force said Wednesday it had intercepted six Russian bomber planes flying close to NATO air space over the Black Sea. The Eurofighter ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Spanish jet accidentally fires missile above Estonia

    8th August 2018

    Spain's defence ministry said on 7 August that it has opened an investigation after one of its Eurofighter jets accidentally fired a missile in the ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Profits down at military equipment firm BAE Systems

    1st August 2018

    British military equipment maker BAE Systems said on 1 August that first-half net profits sank almost a fifth on weak demand for Eurofighter Typhoon fighter ...

  • MLF - Military Logistics

    Saab to provide SDS for RAF’s Typhoons

    30th July 2018

    Saab has been selected by BAE Systems to develop a new pyrotechnic smart self-protection system for the Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft to defeat radar- and IR-guided ...

  • DB - Digital Battlespace

    Hensoldt delivers upgraded MIDS-LVT for testing

    26th July 2018

    Hensoldt has delivered upgraded Multifunctional Information Distribution System (MIDS) terminals to the German military for risk reduction testing, the company announced on 20 July.The Bundeswehr ...

  • MTSN - Training/Simulation

    Leonardo supports Italian Air Force for Spartan Alliance

    23rd July 2018

    Leonardo recently supported the Italian Air Force’s participation in the ‘Spartan Alliance’ virtual air exercise, the company announced on 20 July. The exercise was held ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Farnborough 2018: Lockheed, Rafael look to spice things up in US

    19th July 2018

    Lockheed Martin and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems are teaming up to push Rafael's Smart, Precise Impact and Cost-Effective (SPICE) missile guidance kits to the US ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Farnborough 2018: Eurofighter to be testbed for Tempest

    17th July 2018

    As the UK eyes the development of a new fighter jet through the Team Tempest programme, the Eurofighter Typhoon is expected to be a testbed ...

  • DB - Digital Battlespace

    Farnborough 2018: Leonardo unveils new sensor systems

    16th July 2018

    Defence manufacturer Leonardo has used this year’s Farnborough airshow to lift the lid on several new electronic systems for the aerial domain. The new products ...

  • LWI - Land Warfare

    UK studies joining European tank effort

    25th June 2018

    Despite its imminent break up with the European Union the UK government has not ruled out involvement in future European defence projects, including the development ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    European MALE UAS finally revealed

    26th April 2018

    The European MALE RPAS has been revealed at the ILA Berlin Air Show on 26 April during a sound and light show accompanied by clouds of ...

  • LWI - Land Warfare

    Lasers are coming, but are personnel protected?

    23rd April 2018

    The US Army’s recent tests of high-energy laser systems, including on the Stryker combat vehicle, illustrates a potential problem with their use; the safety of personnel ...

Results from Shephard Plus

  • Air: air combat simulators, Air warfare - air combat simulators

    Eurofighter FMS

    The Eurofighter FMS incorporates Selex ES’s instructor and debriefing facilities, comprising: review/playback to evaluate errors and corrective actions; lesson planner and scenario generator; digital radar ...

  • Air: air combat simulators, Air warfare - air combat simulators

    Eurofighter Typhoon ASTA

    CAE’s Medallion-6000 visual system is used for the Eurofighter Aircrew Synthetic Training Aids (ASTA) programme. In Germany, CAE was awarded a contract in 2014 to ...

  • Air: air combat simulators, Air warfare - air combat simulators

    Eurofighter Typhoon ASTA

    Indra has assumed general management and the largest holding in Eurofighter Simulation Systems (ESS), the company responsible for the Eurofighter Typhoon Aircrew Synthetic Training Aids ...

  • Air: air combat simulators, Air warfare - air combat simulators

    Typhoon Escape Trainer

    EDM produces full-scale high-fidelity crew escape and safety systems trainers for the Eurofighter Typhoon.

  • Air: chaff, flare and decoy systems, Airborne systems - chaff, flare and decoy systems

    Chaff Pack BOL Mk2 Type 1

    The Chemring/SaabTech-developed BOL Chaff Pack for fast jets is used with the BOL dispenser. The BOL system offers storage space of up to five times ...

  • Air: chaff, flare and decoy systems, Airborne systems - chaff, flare and decoy systems

    Ariel Mk II

    The Ariel Mk II fibre-optic towed radar decoy protects fighter and transport aircraft from radar-guided threats, including those employing monopulse tracking techniques. The decoy is ...

  • Data links, Data links

    Data Links

    Wideband, long-range secure data links (C- and Ku-band) are available off the shelf for airborne use and adaptable to specific requirements, providing image transmission from ...

  • Air: AEW/fire control radar, Airborne - AEW and fire control

    Captor-E radar

    Captor-E is a multi-mode AESA pulse-Doppler radar upgrade to the Captor-M, designed for the Eurofighter Typhoon. Captor-E is being developed under a Eurofighter GmbH contract ...

  • Air: integrated self-protection systems, Airborne systems - integrated self-protection systems

    Praetorian

    Developed by the European defence electronics consortium EuroDASS, which includes Selex ES, Airbus Defence and Space, Elettronica and Indra Sistemas, the Praetorian equipment fit is ...

  • Air: air combat simulators, Air warfare - air combat simulators

    MARS

    The Multimode Airborne Radar Simulator (MARS) is a tool that simulates the principal air-to-air and air-to-surface non-coherent modes of airborne radars, for example the Typhoon's ...

  • Air: fixed-wing flight simulators, Air warfare - flight simulators

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Training Services

    Working in Saudi Arabia, BAE Systems is the prime contractor supplying training solutions. These include managing the design, development, delivery and integration of pilot and ...

  • Air: fixed-wing flight simulators, Air warfare - flight simulators

    TTF

    BAE Systems manages the Typhoon Training Facility (TTF) for the UK MoD at RAF Coningsby, England. The facility supports the operational conversion unit and squadron ...

  • Air: chaff, flare and decoy systems, Airborne systems - chaff, flare and decoy systems

    Ariel

    The ARIEL family of fibre-optic towed RF decoys (variants of which have been in service with the UK RAF since 1990) provides an off-board ECM ...

  • Air: integrated self-protection systems, Airborne systems - integrated self-protection systems

    Praetorian DASS

    The Praetorian Defensive Aids Sub-System (DASS) for the Eurofighter Typhoon provides protection against air-to-air and surface-to-air threats, by monitoring and proactively responding to the operational ...

  • Air: integrated helmets, Integrated helmets for aircrew

    Striker

    Striker is a visor-projected, 24-hour HMD for fixed- and rotary-wing applications. The fixed-wing variant is in service on Eurofighter Typhoon and Saab Gripen aircraft, while ...