EADS is offering a $2 billion investment as it gears up to compete against U.S rivals for a contract to provide 60 advanced fighter planes to South Korea
EADS announced today that it is investing $2 billion and its technology in the KF-X aircraft to help Korea to become a fighter jet producer, following the promise of Eurofighter producing 53 out of 60 fighter jets in Korea. The development of the Korean Utility Helicopter, SURION, by KAI which secured technology from Eurocopter is a recent successful case of collaboration between Korea and EADS and brought technical effect worth about 14 trillion KRW
Germany has decided it will not purchase Euro Hawk reconaissance drones because meeting the standards required to win aviation approval would cost 500 million to 600 million euros, Reuters reported on Tuesday. Even if it committed such funds, there would be no guarantee of securing final approval, the report added
EADS has been offered a three-year contract by the UK Houses of Parliament with a specific request to protect MPs and Lords computers from being hacked by cyber terrorists . EADSs cyber division, Cassidian, has been offered this contract to improve security at a time when Britains technology infrastructure is under attack as never before
EADS announced today that it is in discussion with the French State over the potential acquisition of the company off-market of a stake of 1.56%
With the verdict on Malaysias its multi-role combat aircraft (MRCA) program expected this year; aircraft makers are rallying for the contract by presenting their jets at this years LIMA. The Malaysian armed forces are replacing their existing fleet of Russian MiG-29 aircraft and have additional plans to phase out its remaining eight operational MiG-29s by 2015
Carl Zeiss AG has sold 75.1% of its Carl Zeiss Optronics GmbH shares to Cassidian
EADS and its Divisions â€“ Airbus, Astrium, Cassidian and Eurocopter â€“ will present a wide assortment of systems ranging from commercial and military aircraft to satellites and secure communications systems at the Farnborough International Airshow. Eurocopterâ€™s EC175, a new medium twin-engine helicopter will make its first appearance at the international airshow and will be presented in both flying and static displays
EADS Cassidian has announced the launch of Cassidian CyberSecurity, a dedicated new business, devoted to the cyber security market across Europe and Middle East, with an initial focus on Germany, the United Kingdom and France. Cassidian CyberSecurity will provide responses to the specific demands of the French, British and German governments
As a dispute between EADS and Germany continues to widen over restructuring plans, the European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company (EADS) has said it might in future do without financial support from the German state. The European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company (EADS) is already examining if it can do without German state support, the Frankfurter Allgemeine newspaper reported on Monday
The Swiss government allayed Saabâ€™s discomfort and is standing by the Gripen to replace its fighter fleet, the defense ministry said on Feb. 14, after reports claimed that the Swiss military feared that the aircraft was not up to the job
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