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India Likely to Purchase 2 Israeli Phalcon AWACS for $800M

January 31, 2019 @ 08:02 AM

India is eyeing to purchase 2 Phalcon airborne warning and control systems (AWACS) in a deal that is valued at $800 million (INR 5,600 crore) from Israel. The AWACS will be mounted on Russian Ilyushin-76 heavy-lift aircraft

Lockheed Martin To Develop Cyber/Electronic Warfare Podded System For US Army

January 30, 2019 @ 01:10 PM

Lockheed Martin has been awarded $18 million to design, develop and test a cyber/electronic warfare podded system for the “Air Large” component of the U.S

Iran Installs Locally-made Radar Along Border with Pakistan

January 21, 2019 @ 01:09 PM

Iran has installed locally-made radar in the city of Zahedan near the border with Pakistan to keep a track of intrusions into its territory from militants. The inauguration ceremony was held in the capital of Sistan and Baluchestan Province by Brigadier General Alireza Sabahi-Fard, the commander of the Iranian...

Huntington Ingalls to Acquire Fulcrum IT Services

January 19, 2019 @ 03:29 PM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) is expanding its capabilities in situational awareness and predictive threat analysis by acquiring Fulcrum IT services. The planned acquisition is expected to close in February

Thales to Develop Rafale F4 Standard Onboard Sensors, Communication Systems

January 18, 2019 @ 11:43 AM

Thales, alongside Dassault Aviation and Safran, has been awarded a contract by the French defence procurement agency (DGA) to develop the future onboard sensors and communication systems that will equip the F4 standard of the Rafale omni-role combat aircraft. In particular, Thales will prepare for the introduction of the CONTACT radio;...

Northrop Grumman Demos Active Protection Against Anti-Tank Guided Munitions

January 17, 2019 @ 10:04 AM

Northrop Grumman has demonstrated advanced vehicle Active Protection System (APS) technologies against Anti-Tank Guided Munitions (ATGMs) during the US Armys Tank Automotive Research Development Engineering Center (TARDEC) sponsored Soft-kill Rodeo in Huntsville between October 5-31. The “Rodeo” was developed to demonstrate and test soft-kill capability against real world threats

Chinese Advancements in Defence Tech Worry Pentagon

January 16, 2019 @ 02:41 PM

An unclassified report released by the US Defense Intelligence Agency says that China has made advancement in weapon technologies in recent years, worrying Pentagon as it has already surpassed its rivals from the defense industry. A Pentagon assessment released Tuesday has pointed out that as a result of Beijings domestic laws forcing foreign partners to divulge technical secrets in exchange for access to China's vast market, it is now at the leading edge on a range of technologies, AFP reports

BAE Systems Wins $80M To Provide Communications and Connectivity For US Navy...

January 16, 2019 @ 07:51 AM

BAE Systems will assist the U.S

Saab To Equip Norwegian Coast Guard Vessels With Integrated Communication System

January 16, 2019 @ 07:06 AM

Saab has signed a contract with Vard Group AS to provide its communications system for the Norwegian Coast Guard project P6615. Saab will provide the Norwegian Coast Guards three newly ordered vessels with Saabs complete Integrated Communication System, TactiCall, consisting of both internal and external communication

Leonardo DRS Wins Additional $80M to Equip US Abrams Tanks with Rafael’s...

January 11, 2019 @ 12:34 PM

Leonardo DRS has won a $80 million contract to equip the United States Armys M1A2 Sep v2 and Marine Corps M1A1 main battle tanks (MBTs) with additional Trophy active protection systems (APS). This brings the total funded value of the program to over $200 million and will equip several more brigades with Abrams Trophy, the company said in a statement Tuesday

Portable Antitank Radar Introduced into Russian Army

January 9, 2019 @ 11:15 AM

The Russian home-grown SNAR-10 M1 self-propelled portable antitank radar has entered the service with troops of Central Military District under state defence order. The SNAR-10 M1 is designed for reconnaissance of moving ground, air and surface targets

L-3 to Provide Communication Systems for US Navy's MH-60R Helicopters

January 9, 2019 @ 11:08 AM

L-3 Technologies has been tasked by the United States Navy with manufacturing and supporting the Hawklink AN/SRQ-4 secure communications system. The company will be expected to manufacture, test, deliver, manage and support the common data link, which allows the MH-60R Seahawk helicopter to communicate with Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, Ticonderoga-class cruisers and Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigates, UPI reported Tuesday