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Indra, Thales Develop Battle Management System for Spanish Army

August 2, 2021 @ 05:44 PM

Indra and Thales have developed a new release of a Battlefield Management System (BMS) for the Spanish Army. This new version provides unique capabilities to operate in demanding bandwidths such as those usually available for tactical communications

Saab Gets $535M to Upgrade Radars, Battle Management System on German Warships

August 2, 2021 @ 05:12 AM

The German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) has asked Saab to integrate new naval radars and fire control directors for and in the German Navys Frigates of the Brandenburg-Class (F123). The contract includes a new combat management system in order to completely overhaul the system...

Elbit Deploys TORCH-X Battle Management System in NATO’s Interoperability Exercise

July 28, 2021 @ 01:28 PM

Elbit Systems UK deployed TORCH-X based Battle Management Application system (BMA) to support UK Higher Headquarters preparedness activities for Five Eyes and NATO operations in NATOs Coalition Warrior Interoperability Exercise 2021 (CWIX 2021). Held during June 2021 at the Joint Force Training Centre in Bydgoszcz, Poland, the purpose of CWIX 2021...

S.Korea to Acquire AI-based Unmanned Combat Systems

July 28, 2021 @ 05:58 AM

The South Korean military could soon buy Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based unmanned combat systems to prepare for new kinds of warfare in the cyber, space and electronic sectors. “As our neighboring countries are putting national efforts toward science and technology development to prepare for the future, our military should also swiftly adopt cutting-edge technologies, such as AI and unmanned systems, and focus on developing defense policies and strategies for the future," Defense Minister Suh Wook said

Hensoldt Demos Airborne SIGINT Capabilities to German Customer

July 27, 2021 @ 03:19 PM

Hensoldt recently demonstrated technology and deployment modes of airborne signal intelligence (SIGINT) to Germany recently. The test flight campaign was conducted at Hohn Air Base in Schleswig-Holstein

Germany Orders Long-Range Radars from Hensoldt and IAI

July 27, 2021 @ 03:05 PM

Germanys Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) has purchased new long-range radars manufactured by Hensoldt and Elta Systems, a subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI). The contract calls for the delivery and installation of four long-range radars as part of the "Hughes Air Defence Radar Nachfolgesystem" (HADR NF) programme

DRDO Working on Coastal and Harbor Surveillance System for the Indian Coast...

July 22, 2021 @ 07:56 AM

Indias State run Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) is developing a new Coastal and Harbor Surveillance System for the Indian Coast Guard. Instruments Research and Development Establishment, Dehradun, is developing the system

Northrop Signs C2 Digital Enterprise Agreement with UK MoD

July 22, 2021 @ 06:56 AM

Northrop Grumman signed a digital enterprise agreement Wednesday with Defence Digital, a UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) organisation, to provide Interoperable C4I Services (ICS) and command and control (C2) technical consultancy. ICS combines an open architecture and a set of track management and situational awareness capabilities to facilitate the creation, visualisation and distribution of the common operating picture

CAE to Invest CS$1B to Develop AI-Based Aviation Technologies

July 16, 2021 @ 04:20 AM

CAE said it will be investing C$1 billion over the next five years on Project Resilience that aims to develop artificial intelligence (AI)-based aviation technologies. It will also provide operational support and training solutions for Advanced Air Mobility, as well as develop green light aircraft technologies

Northrop Adopts Lean-Agile for Development of F-16 AESA Radar Software

July 15, 2021 @ 04:22 AM

Northrop Grumman said it adopted Lean-Agile methodologies in the development and integration of the active electronically scanned array (AESA) AN/APG-83 Scalable Agile Beam Radar software for the F-16 Viper fighter aircraft. The AN/APG-83 features high-resolution synthetic aperture radar mapping to present the pilot with a large surface image for more precise target identification and strike capabilities compared to legacy systems

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