Raytheon, L3 Validates New Ship Protection Systems

January 16, 2014 @ 08:39 AM

Raytheon Company successfully fired TALON laser-guided rockets from an L-3 remote weapon station using an LAU-68 launcher. The test demonstrated that the lightweight remote weapon system can provide protection for small ships by incorporating the currently fielded launcher, sensor systems and TALON missiles

Tawazun To Maintain Raytheon TALON Laser Guided Rocket

November 19, 2013 @ 11:50 AM

The General Headquarters of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces has awarded Tawazun a contract for Raytheons TALON Laser Guided Rocket. Under the terms of the contract, Tawazun will maintain a full integration of TALON system into the UAE armed forces existing rocket system and deliver a training program on the...

L-3 Communications To Supply Laser Target Designators To South Korea

October 17, 2013 @ 01:52 PM

L-3 Communications has been awarded a contract to deliver state-of-the-art Ground Laser Target Designators (GLTD) to the Republic of Korea (ROK). L-3s new Scarab system is a modular laser designator equipped with rangefinding and an IR thermal imager, providing accurate target designation during the day, night and in nearly all...

Uralvagonzavod To Debut BMPT-72 At Russia Arms EXPO 2013

September 6, 2013 @ 01:28 PM

Uralvagonzavod will present its latest Tank Support Fighting Vehicle BMPT-72 at the Russia Arms EXPO 2013 on September 25, 2013. BMPT-72 is a breakthrough modernization of the world-famous Uralvagonzavod T-72 tank

General Dynamics Wins $67.5 Million U.S. Army Contract

August 19, 2013 @ 04:36 PM

General Dynamics has won a $67.5 million contract by the U

Thales Signs 60 Million Euros Laser System Contract

July 15, 2013 @ 04:34 PM

Thales today signed a contract worth €60 million to develop a high-intensity laser system at the Horia Hulubei National Institute of Physics and Nuclear Engineering (IFIN-HH), Romania. The Thales laser system will generate an unprecedented power level of 2 x 10 petawatts (10E15 watts) in ultrashort pulses

Taiwan Deploys New Rocket System Fearing China Threat

June 7, 2013 @ 09:29 AM

Taiwan has deployed a powerful new multiple-launch rocket system on an offshore island to guard against any amphibious landing by China, according to local media reports. The weapon, called Ray Ting 2000 or "Thunder 2000", went into service for the first time on Matsu island and could reach China's Fujian province across the Taiwan Strait

Russia, Jordan Unveiled RPG-32 Grenade Launcher Project

May 31, 2013 @ 08:58 AM

Jordan and Rosoboronexport officials have announced their joint venture project to produce RPG-32 portable rocket-propelled grenade launchers. King Abdullah II and Russian Technologies CEO Sergei Chemezov attended the factorys inauguration

Indonesia to have 500 rockets in the next four years: Defense Minister

November 9, 2010 @ 12:00 AM

Indonesia will have at least 500 rockets in the next four years for the country`s defense, Defense Minister Purnomo Yusgiantoro said. "God willing, by 2014, at least 500 R-Han 122 rockets will be part of our defense arsenal as a result of the work of the country`s sons over the past six years," Defense Minister Purnomo Yusgiantoro said

GD awarded $137 million contract for Hydra-70 by US

July 8, 2010 @ 12:00 AM

General Dynamics Electric Boat has been awarded a $171.8 million contract by the U

BAE Systems awarded $25 million contract for 63 HIMARS vehicles by US

June 30, 2010 @ 12:00 AM

BAE Systems, Sealy, Texas, was awarded on June 24 a $24,859,697 firm-fixed-price contract. This contract is for up to a total of 130 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System launcher chassis with increased crew protection cabs and applique armor

ATK has been awarded $105 million contract to supply non-standard ammunition for...

October 5, 2009 @ 12:00 AM

Alliant Techsystems has received an initial $105 million contract award as part of a three-year contract by the U.S