Monday, October 5, 2020

Topic: Portugal

U.S. Air Force deploys B-2 stealth bomber to Europe

The U.S. European Command (EUCOM) has confirmed the deployment of B-2 Spirit stealth bomber aircraft from the 509th Bomb Wing and the 131st Bomb Wing,...

Portugal to buy five Embraer KC-390 military transport aircraft

Brazilian planemaker Embraer has announced on Thursday that Portugal’s government will buy five KC-390 military transport aircraft and a flight simulator for $932 million. The...

Romania approves procurement of 5 more F-16A/B fighters

The Romanian parliament reportedly greenlit the acquisition of 5 more F-16A/B fighter jets. According to media reports in recent weeks, the Romanian parliament has approved...

Romania to buy additional F-16 fighter jets from Portugal

According to media reports in recent weeks, Romanian Armed Forces decided to buy five F-16 fighter jets from Portugal. Romania will buy five more F-16...

Portuguese Army to receive modern assault rifles and light machine guns

The Portuguese Army will soon receive modern rifles, grenade launchers and machine guns under a recent contract award to Belgium-based FN Herstal. NATO Support and...

Portuguese Ministry of Defence orders five AW119Kx helicopters

Leonardo announced that the Portuguese Ministry of Defence (MoD) has selected the AW119Kx as its new multirole single engine helicopter to meet its future operational requirements. The Portuguese Air Force...

Nigeria unveils new Tsaigumi unmanned aerial vehicle

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on 15 February, formally inaugurated the first locally made unmanned aerial vehicle, called the Tsaigumi. As part of the Federal Government efforts to tackle insecurity...

C-130 Hercules transport plane crashed in Portugal

A Lockheed C-130 Hercules transport plane crashed on takeoff from Montijo Air Base, Portugal. A fire erupted. According to the Publico news portal, three people were...

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The Japan Air Self-Defense Force on Thursday accepted the first RC-2 reconnaissance aircraft from Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) following years of testing. On 1 October,...

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Ukraine to supply engines for Turkish next-generation cruise missile

Ukraine will supply advanced missile engines to Turkey, for new cruise missile with deep-strike capability. The news agency Defense Express, quoting the ProZorro public procurement...

U.S. Army releases its first digital UH-60V helicopter

The U.S. Army has announced that the Corpus Christi Army Depot (CCAD) released its first UH-60 Victor Black Hawk helicopter for delivery. The details were...