S.Korea to Develop Long-Range Air Defense Radar

February 8, 2021 @ 05:56 AM

South Koreas Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has launched a project to develop an indigenous long-range air defense radar. DAPA said it has signed a four-year development project valued 46 billion won ($41 million) with LIG Nex1

BEL Delivers Transmit/Receive Modules for Indian Rafale Jet’s RBE2 Radar

February 3, 2021 @ 10:47 AM

As part of Thales Offsets commitments under the Rafale India contract, and in line with the Make in India policy, Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) has manufactured T/R (transmit/receive) modules for the RBE2 radar on the Dassault Aviation Rafale and delivered them to Thales. Thales has provided transfer of...

HAL to Fly Production Version of AESA Radar in Jaguar Darin III...

February 3, 2021 @ 05:46 AM

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) will fly a Jaguar Darin III fighter with a production version of an ELTA-sourced Active Electronically Scanning Radar by March 2021. The radar will be a completely built up unit (CBU) but integrated by HAL

Rosoboronexport to Display Anti-Stealth Aircraft Radar at Aero India

February 2, 2021 @ 04:40 AM

Russias state arms exporter Rosoboronexport said it will display a model of the Prima anti-stealth radar at Aero India 2021 that will take place from February 3-5, has learnt

Hanwha Systems to Lead S. Korea's Space Objects Tracking Project

January 27, 2021 @ 01:31 PM

Hanwha Systems will lead a consortium formed to develop laser technologies to track space objects that fly over the Korean Peninsula. “Hanwha Systems Co

Northrop Grumman Awarded $3.6 Billion U.S. Battlefield Communications Node Contract

January 22, 2021 @ 04:56 AM

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NGC) has been awarded a $3,600,000,000 contract for Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) operations, sustainment and support

Belgian, Netherlands Naval Ships to get Thales NS50 4D AESA Radar

January 20, 2021 @ 04:08 PM

Thales has announced that its NS50 4D Active Electronically Scanning Array (AESA) Radar will be installed on Belgian and Dutch naval ships through a contract with Kership - a joint venture between Naval Group and Piriou. The NS50 radar is the worlds first compact multi-mission 4D AESA radar for small vessels offering both Air and Surface surveillance with missile and Gun Fire control

Slovakia to Order 17 Israeli Radar Systems

January 14, 2021 @ 11:53 AM

The Slovak Government has given its nod to procure 17 radar systems built by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for its military. The agreement, led by Israel MoD's International Defense Cooperation Directorate (SIBAT), will be signed by both countries and includes the transfer of tech and knowledge as well as industrial cooperation, Israel MoD said in a statement today

New DARPA Project to Make Eyeglasses-size Night Vision Goggles

January 8, 2021 @ 09:28 AM

DARPA has announced an Enhanced Night Vision in eyeglass form (ENVision) program to create lightweight Night Vision Glasses (NVG)s that offer a wide field of view (FOV) across multiple infrared (IR) spectrum bands without needing separate optics for each IR band. The goal is to enable night vision through fog, dust, and other obscurants as well as provide thermal vision – all via a single flat lens

S.Korea Awards Israel Aerospace $50M Avionic Upgrade Contracts

January 8, 2021 @ 08:26 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)s Aviation Group has won three avionic upgrade contracts worth approximately $50 million in South Korea. The contracts were awarded to the company last year, IAI announced this week

France Signs LOA to Buy Northrop Grumman’s E-2D Hawkeye Aircraft

January 7, 2021 @ 07:34 AM

The government of France signed a Letter of Offer and Acceptance (LOA) with the U.S