Monday, January 17, 2022

Topic: UK

Norway awards contract to BAE Systems for CV90 fleet support

Britain’s biggest defense company BAE Systems announced on Monday new support, sustainment, and readiness agreement with the Norwegian Army for its fleet of 144 CV90 Infantry Fighting...

UK tabloid says British troops ready to evacuate from Ukraine

U.K. tabloid the Daily Express on Monday reported that military top officials have drawn up contingency plans to pull British troops from Ukraine in the event of a...

First US Air Force base in Europe receives fifth-generation stealth fighter

The U.S. Air Force has confirmed that its first base in Europe received the new 9-g capable multirole fighter that combines stealth, sensor fusion, with unprecedented situational...

British Army receives compact night vision systems

Israeli firm Elbit Systems announced on Friday that British Army has received its compact night vision systems. As noted by the company, Elbit Systems’ UK subsidiary has delivered the...

BAE Systems receives $493M to upgrade F-35’s electronic warfare system

BAE Systems, a global leader in electronic warfare, was awarded a $493 million contract modification from Lockheed Martin to significantly upgrade and modernize the electronic warfare (EW) system for...

US RC-135W spy plane flies from UK into Ukrainian air space

A U.S. Air Force RC-135W Rivet Joint aircraft flew from the United Kingdom into Ukrainian air space, according to the global flight tracking service Flightradar24. A U.S....

USAF 100th Air Refueling Wing receives improved version of KC-135 Stratotanker

The U.S. Air Force announced that 100th Air Refueling Wing received a new model of a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft equipped with advanced autopilot and glass display instrument...

UK confirms F-35B fighter jet crashed

The British Ministry of Defense Press Office confirmed Wednesday evening local time that F-35B Lightning II joint strike fighter jet from the HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier...

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