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General Dynamics Mission Systems–UK has been awarded a contract by Leonardo Helicopters (previously AgustaWestland Limited) to update the Stores Management Systems (SMS) aboard Royal Navy Wildcat helicopters. The SMS update will introduce new functionality to control two new missile types, previously known as Future Air to Surface Guided Weapon(FASGW)These missile...
JSC Rosoboronexport (part of the Rostec State Corporation) is promoting land forces equipment developed by Russian defense industry enterprises in full accordance with the recent trends in the global arms market. Two meetings of the Land Forces Equipment and Armament section of Rosoboronexport’s Science and Technology Council were held in...
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BAE Systems is developing a Laser Developed Atmospheric Lens (LDAL), a new type of directed energy laser and lens system designed to improve commanders’ ability to observe adversaries’ activities over much greater distances in the future battlefield, the company announced on 15 January. Scientists at BAE Systems believe that battlefield...
Drone Aviation Introduces "Bolt," its next generation heavy lift, higher altitude tethered drone designed for persistent missions. The coaxial helicopter rotor UAS is designed to meet military applications that require access to altitude for surveillance and communications. The system can operate at altitudes of up to 800ft for 10+ hours at...
The targets are computer-generated trackfiles, uploaded through a data link from a ground-based system or called up by the instructor pilot in the aircraft. And although the student pilot is in the air, the wingman is in a high-fidelity simulator. Yet the look and feel is indistinguishable from a mission with two...
Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) today announced the CH-53K King Stallion successfully completed initial operational testing by the U.S. Marine Corps to verify the key capabilities of the heavy lift helicopter. The week-long operational assessment by Marine Corps pilots, aircrew and maintainers marked an important step in support of a Low...
On the second day of IDEX 2017, a UAE army spokesman announced a contract signed with Trust International Group worth over 553 Million AED to supply an array of Reactive Armor for vehicles. The deal, by far the largest in its category this year signals a new and strategic...
Poland will seek formal U.S. approval to buy eight Patriot missile defense systems from Raytheon Co , marking a key move toward closing the estimated $5 billion deal, the Warsaw government and the U.S. company said on Tuesday. "Poland's formal request is an important milestone toward becoming the 6th NATO...

New anti-submarine helicopters for Philippine Navy to be armed with Israeli-made...

The  Israeli-made Spike NLOS (non-line-of-sight) missiles will be used on the new AugustaWestland AW159 Wildcat helicopters of Philippine Navy. The Spike NLOS (non-line-of-sight) missiles will be...
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Russia’s Navy tests Tor-M2KM air defense system on board of frigate...

The Russian Navy has conducted tests of new self-contained combat module that was a combat facility of short range surface-to-air missile system Tor-M2KM on...

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New Russian anti-sabotage boat with Chinese diesel engines broke down during...

The new Russian Grachonok Project 21980 anti-sabotage boat with Chinese TBD620V12 diesel engines broke down during the first test. According to the fontanka.ru, the Chinese...

Germany looks to develop its own sixth generation stealth fighter jet

Germany and Airbus Defense and Space said they're in the initial stages of a new program to build the Luftwaffe's sixth generation fighter, which...