Sunday, October 17, 2021

PRESS RELEASES

U.S. Army selects Elbit Systems to supply AH-64 helmet mounted displays

Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Israeli defense giant Elbit Systems Ltd., was awarded a contract from the U.S. Army to provide a Helmet Mounted Display, also known as Integrated Helmet and Display Sighting...

South Korean arms maker reveals new robotic combat vehicle

South Korean arms maker Hanwha Defense is to unveil its new robotic combat vehicle ahead of ADEX 2021 to be held from Oct. 19 to 22 in Seongnam, just south of Seoul. The defense contractor said that named...

UH-72 Lakotas surpasses millionth flying hour, hits milestone

The UH-72 Lakota fleet recently surpassed its millionth hour of flight, according to Airbus Helicopters news release. As noted by the company, the UH-72 Lakota hit a new milestone, some 15 years after the first Lakota UH-72A entered...

Saab opens new facility in Indiana to support T-7A aircraft production

Swedish aerospace and defense company Saab opened a new production facility in West Lafayette, Indiana. According to a company news release, this purpose-built facility represents a major step in both Saab’s global expansion strategy and growth and investment in the U.S. Saab...

German defense group develops new version of Fuchs armored vehicle

German defense group Rheinmetall announced Thursday that it has developed a new version of the Fuchs/Fox wheeled armoured transport vehicle. As noted by Rheinmetall, featuring a high roof, the new variant of this battle-tested 6x6 vehicle enables a wide...

U.S. Air Force to perform fly past over Tottenham Stadium

The U.S. Air Force's 48th Fighter Wing announced Thursday that it will again be performing a multiple jet practice flyover of Tottenham Stadium Friday, Oct. 15, 2021. According to a recent news release, two F-15E Strike Eagle fighter...

Boeing to extend seeker production for PAC-3 missile

Aerospace giant Boeing has been awarded a $1.1 billion contract to extend seeker production for the U.S. Army’s Patriot Advanced Capability - 3 (PAC-3) missile into 2026.  Per the contract, the American plane-maker will produce approximately 1,500 additional...

US Army orders more Lockheed’s Sentinel A4 missile defense radars

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp. has announced that it was awarded a new contract from the U.S. Army to begin production for five additional Sentinel A4 missile defense radars. Lockheed says the new radar was developed...

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