Sunday, November 8, 2020

Topic: Spain

Spanish Navy’s future frigates to be equipped with SPY-7 maritime radar

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp has announced that Spain's future F-110 frigates will be equipped with SPY-7 maritime radar.

Airbus unveils concept of future light combat aircraft

The Spanish division of European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has released its vision of future light combat aircraft on 16 October.

Spanish Air Force receives first NH90 SAR helicopter

The Spanish Air Force has received the first NH90 that will boost their search and rescue (SAR) and combat search and rescue...

U.S. State Department approves AIM-120C missile sale to Spain

The U.S. State Department has cleared a possible $248.5 million foreign military sale of AIM-120C-7/8 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM) to Spain. On September...

Spanish Ministry of Defense taps General Dynamics for Dragon combat vehicles

General Dynamic announced that its wholly owned subsidiary General Dynamics European Land Systems-Santa Bárbara Sistemas (GDELS-SBS) has received orders totaling $870 million from the...

Spanish Seahawk helicopter airlifts injured sailor from U.S. Navy destroyer

The Dumskaya.net news agency has reported that Spanish SH-60 Seahawk helicopter from frigate Alvaro de Bazen (F101) airlifted an injured sailor from a U.S....

German, Spanish Eurofighters will receive the world’s most capable fighter jet radar

European aerospace giant Airbus announced that German and Spanish Eurofighter fighter jet will be equipped with the world's most capable fighter jet radar. The company’s...

Spain approves full-rate production of first 348 VCR wheeled combat vehicles

On Monday, the Spanish Council of Ministers approved full-rate production of the first 348 wheeled combat armored vehicles under the VCR 8x8 program. According to...

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Israel says F-22 purchase currently not on the table

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U.S. Army to add 30mm gun and missile launcher to its new AMPV vehicles

The U.S. Army is planning to add an unmanned turret with 30mm cannon and Javelin missile launcher for its new Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicles (AMPV). The...

Pentagon reportedly awards contract to Ukrainian company for new radar system

The U.S. Department of Defense has contracted Ukrainian Iskra company, part of the UkrOboronProm, to supply the new radar system. In a recent interview with...