Monday, February 22, 2021

Army

BAE Systems to develop advanced military GPS receivers and chips

BAE Systems received a $247 million contract from the U.S. Space Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center to design and manufacture an advanced military GPS receiver and next-generation semiconductor. The technology will provide positioning, navigation, and timing...

Next generation Nimr’s combat vehicles will debut at IDEX 2021

NIMR, the leading manufacturer of combat-proven wheeled military vehicles, has confirmed that it will reveal its second generation of AJBAN 4x4 and HAFEET 6x6 platforms at the 15th edition of the International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX...

Meprolight launches its new sight system

Meprolight has announced that it is launching the new sight system, called the MEPRO O2 (MIL-SPEC). According to a company news release, the new MEPRO O2 sight will offer a breakthrough and significant tactical advantage using, a 5...

Milanion to unveils its new UGV during live demos at IDEX 2021

UAE-Based Milanion Group plans to unveil its new family of fully modular Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) equipped with proven world-class technology and performance at International Defense Exhibition & Conference (IDEX 2021). The group will display fully amphibious and...

Chinese tanks will be the main target for Javelin?

Much has changed since the Cold War, including the main priorities and threats to NATO countries and their weapons systems. And apparently, Chinese main battle tanks have become the primary targets for the modern U.S.-made anti-tank guided...

U.S. Special Operations Command pursuing ‘limited competition’ for MH-6 Little Bird upgrade

The U.S. Special Operations Command eyes limited competition between Fulcrum Concepts and CFD International for a replacement Light Weight Plank Systems (LWPS) for use on the A/MH-6M helicopters. As noted by the U.S. government’s main contracting website, Special...

U.S. Army releases new ‘market survey’ in anticipation of light tank production

The U.S. Army this week released what it calls a "market survey" for companies interested in manufacturing new light tanks. A market survey published Feb. 12 on the U.S. government’s main contracting website seeks the capability to manufacture...

U.S. Army is set to buy more anti-personnel mines

In a February 12, sources-sought synopsis, the U.S. Army Contracting Command revealed plans to buy about 15,000 M18A1 claymore mines. The Army intends to award a contract for M18A1 Claymore directional anti-personnel mines, according to the U.S. government’s...

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U.S. Air Force receives its first AT-6E Wolverine light attack aircraft

The U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center announced that a new aircraft entered the Air Force fleet. On Wednesday, the center press release said...

Two F-117 Nighthawks stealth aircraft spotted over Los Angeles

A freelance photographer Matt Hartman says that at least two F-117 Nighthawks stealth aircraft were spotted over Los Angeles. According to Matt Hartman, on February...

AM General unveils Humvee NXT 360 fitted with Javelin missile at IDEX 2021

Famed Humvee maker, AM General, will participate in the International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) show held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre...

Iveco unveils Medium Tactical Vehicle at IDEX 2021

The Italian armoured vehicles specialist Iveco Defence Vehicles unveiled the new Medium Tactical Vehicle (MTV) at the International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX), in Abu Dhabi,...