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Leonardo-Finmeccanica introduced today an AgustaWestland AW119 single engine helicopter variant designated as the TH-119 during theNavy League Sea-Air Space Exhibition (Washington D.C., May 16-18). The aircraft is specifically designed for military training customers, primarily the U.S. Navy. The new version features distinctive capabilities and unique features differentiating it from the...
Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, signed a contract with Ministry of Defence of Laos for repair of military helicopters. Under the contract, the holding company specialists carry out repairs of helicopters for four years, among them - two Mi-17-1B and two Mi-17. This Mi-17 helicopters during the repair will...
JSC Technodinamika Holding announced the beginning of work on the family of the main engines for light helicopters. They are expected to replace the existing engines manufactured by Pratt & Whitney and Turbomeca  for ANSAT and Ka-226 helicopters. The new engine TD-701 will be is certified according to international standards and suggested including...
Lenco Industries, the leader in tactical armored security vehicles, is proud to introduce the Lenco BearCat X3® – the newest variant to the BearCat family of light APCs. The BearCat X3® utilizes proven Lenco technology in a lightweight Modular variant designed for Special Ops, Counter Terrorism or Internal Security...
Fort Worth, TX (May 19, 2016) Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announces plans to relocate several programs in order to optimize manufacturing capabilities across multiple Bell Helicopter facilities. Effective immediately, the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X final assembly in Lafayette, LA, will relocate to the company’s Mirabel...
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On May 17, 2016 the turbine powered DART-450 took off for its first flight. The DART-450 (Diamond Aircraft Reconnaissance Trainer) is the worldwide first all-carbon fiber tandem, 2-seat civilian and military trainer with a sidestick and pneumatic ejection seats. The DART-450 (Diamond Aircraft Reconnaissance Trainer) is the worldwide first all-carbon fiber...
Armored vehicles: a luxury for some, a necessity for others. Whatever the case, deciding on the perfect armored SUV might have just gotten a bit easier with the introduction of the new Inkas Sentry APC. Inkas, out of Ontario, Canada, has been building armored vehicles for a number of years....
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, was awarded  a $461.1 million contract in March 2016 from the U.S. Pentagon to supply the U.S. Marine Corps with more than two dozen new utility and attack helicopters. The contract includes 12 UH-1Y Venom utility helicopters and 16 AH-1Z Viper attack...

Orbital ATK receives $76 million order for .50 caliber ammunition from...

Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, announced that it has received orders totaling $76 million for .50 caliber ammunition from...

UkrOboronProm announces delivery plan for next batch of Oplot tanks to...

The Ukroboronprom state concern has announced that the next batch of Oplot main battle tanks will be supplied under the contract to Thailand next week. "Next week...

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UkrOboronProm shows off the firepower of its BTR-4 armoured personnel carriers

Ukroboronprom defence industry concern demonstrated successful test of modern BTR-4 armoured personnel carriers. SE «Kharkiv Morozov Machine-Building Design Bureau», which is part of Ukrainian state-run...

Belarus develops upgrade package for T-72 tanks

Belarus's "140 repair plant" has developed an upgrade package for the main battle tanks (MBTs). The new upgraded T-72BME main battle tank was displayed the...