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UK plans to buy 2,747 JLTVs from Oshkosh Defense

State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the United Kingdom for Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLTV) and accessories. The estimated cost is $1.035 billion. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency...

Rheinmetall to supply over 2,200 state-of-the-art trucks to German army

Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles has entered a framework agreement with the Bundeswehr to supply over 2,200 state-of-the-art trucks. In embarking on this major project, Rheinmetall will play a leading role in modernizing the German...

Ukroboronservice unveils further details of Mobile Mortar System on Bars-8 chassis

Ukraine's Ukroboronservice State company has unveiled further details of a Mobile Mortar System concept. The new Mobile Mortar System is intended to for implementation of combat missions in fire support of units comprised of a battery, and as a...

Elbit Systems signs contract to supply EO systems to a European country

Elbit Systems announced that one of its subsidiaries in Europe was awarded a contract from a European country, for the supply of thousands of advanced Electro-Optic (“EO”) systems for individual infantry soldiers, in a...

Rheinmetall to modernize the Bundeswehr’s Boxer command vehicles

Rheinmetall has been tasked with modernizing 38 Boxer multipurpose armoured transport vehicles for the Bundeswehr, all of them configured for a command role. On 28 June 2017, OCCAR, the European procurement agency, awarded the...

UkrOboronProm demonstrates advanced military developments to NATO representatives

The State Concern “UkrOboronProm” demonstrates achievements of the domestic defense-industrial complex on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the NATO-Ukraine Charter. 25 weapons units are placed directly in the Verkhovna Rada (Parliament) of Ukraine. According to...

BAE Systems receives contract for the first three Type 26 frigates

BAE Systems has been awarded a contract by the UK Ministry of Defence worth c£3.7bn to manufacture the first three ships for the Type 26 Global Combat Ship programme, with steel being cut on...

Information Defenсe: thoughts on protecting critical assets

Assets critical to the operation of a business are vital and must be protected. These assets may include personnel or payroll information, employee records, or customer information. Data breaches are increasingly common, leading to...
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Stiletto Systems unveils bullets capable of stopping armored vehicles

Ukrainian-British Stiletto Systems Ltd. company has revealed to Defence Blog’s details of the new BS-13 bullet, its upgrade of ammunition for sniper and assault rifles. The new series of ammunition by...
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Irainain new Kosar advanced jet trainer approaches maiden flight

A newest Irainain Kosar advanced jet trainer is set to make its maiden flight in the third quarter of 2017. That was reported by local media. Iran's...