U.S. Army awards contract to Oshkosh for heavy tactical vehicles

Mar 30, 2020

Defense division of specialty vehicle manufacturer Oshkosh Corp. has received orders to produce heavy tactical vehicles for the U.S. Army. The new contracts, from U.S. Army Contracting Command and announced on Friday, is valued at more than 344… Read More

U.S. Air Force selects Raytheon and L3-Harris to develop next gen tactical modem

Raytheon and L3-Harris were selected to develop the U.S Air Force's next protected tactical waveform capable modem. According to a statement issued by the U.S. Department of Defense, Both companies have each been awarded a $500,000,000 ceiling contract with… Read More

Mar 30, 2020

U.S. Navy awards Raytheon with $493M contract for Tomahawk upgrade

Raytheon Co., one of the world's largest defense contractors, was awarded a contract from the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command for Tomahawk upgrade. The Department of Defense announced on Friday an agreement worth about $493 million for recertification… Read More

Mar 30, 2020

Boeing suspends production of newest Pegasus and Poseidon aircraft

Boeing, the world's largest aerospace company and leading provider of commercial airplanes, defense, space and security systems, announced a two-week suspension of production operations in all facilities in the Seattle area amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to FOXBusiness.… Read More

Mar 26, 2020

U.S. Army selects Bell and Sikorsky to build new lethal rotorcraft

The U.S. Army selected Bell, a Textron Inc. and Sikorsky, a business unit of Lockheed Martin, to build and test versatile, lethal and sustainable competitive prototype for the Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft program. According to the Army's officials,… Read More

Mar 26, 2020

Raytheon to increase Brazilian Air Force capabilities

Raytheon Co., one of the world's largest defense contractors, is modernizing the Brazilian Air Force’s surveillance radars across the Amazon to increase its capabilities. According to a recent service release, Raytheon will upgrade seven legacy radars to the… Read More

Mar 26, 2020

U.S. Army awards contract to BAE Systems for new self-propelled cannons

The U.S. Department of Defense and BAE Systems announced on Tuesday an agreement worth about $339 million for the production of 48 vehicle sets of M109A7 Self-propelled Howitzer (SPH) and its companion, the M992A3 Carrier, Ammunition, Tracked (CAT)… Read More

Mar 26, 2020

Russia deploys chemical defense troops to Italy

Russia reportedly is deploying its Troops of Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defence or RChB Defense to Italy. Russia has loaded nine Il-76 cargo planes that flew to Italy, with eight mobile medical teams, medical equipment and aerosol disinfection trucks.… Read More

Mar 23, 2020