Conferences & Events
Early Delivery of AH-1Z Cobra System
Lockheed Martin (LM) recently began early delivery of Target Sight System (TSS) follow-on production units for the U.S. Marine Corps' AH-1Z Cobra attack helicopter. The TSS units feature upgraded software to provide additional targeting
NGC to Continue Support of USA’s ABIS System
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a follow-on task order valued at up to $141 million for continued development of the U.S. Department of Defense Automated Biometric Identification
Last British Naval Force Leaves Iraq
British operations in Iraq are officially ending, more than 8 years after the country joined the U.S.-led invasion that toppled Saddam
MBDA’s PARS 3 LR Tested on German Tiger
Three firings, three hits! This is the impressive score of the test firing exercise conducted with the PARS 3 LR guided antitank missile system.
Goodrich to Upgrade Russian Helicopters Mi-34C1
Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has been selected by Russian Helicopters, JSC to provide the main rotor actuator and hydraulic power supply for its upgraded Mi-34C1 light
MBDA Awarded Sea Viper Support Contract
MBDA has been awarded a £165m contract to provide the support for Sea Viper, the Royal Navy’s latest and most modern weapon
RUAG Space Expands US Customer Base
RUAG Space’s Vienna location won an order from US satellite manufacturer Northrop Grumman ISS International Inc. to design and supply 2 mobile satellite integration platforms, known as trolleys.
DGA Chooses Sagem’s Ballistic Computer
Following a competitive call for tenders, the new-generation ballistic computer offered by Sagem (Safran group) was chosen by French defense procurement agency DGA to outfit all control stations in the French army's Atlas artillery
P&W Awarded Contract for F135 Engine Production
The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded Pratt & Whitney (P&W) a $1.13 billion contract for F135 production engines to power the F-35 Lightning
US Army Orders 400+ Oshkosh FMTV Trucks & Trailers
Oshkosh Defense, a division of Oshkosh Corporation, will deliver more than 400 Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV) trucks and trailers to the U.S. Army following an order from the U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command (LCMC).
LM Installs 1000th GKN Nacelle on Qatari AF C-130J
Lockheed Martin (LM) recently installed the 1000th GKN Aerospace-manufactured nacelle for their C-130J military airlifter on the second of four aircraft destined for the Qatar Emiri Air
Conclusive 1st Sea Trials for FREMM Aquitaine
Following 3 weeks of trials at sea, the first-of-class Aquitaine multimission frigate has returned to dock.
Boeing: Fuel Prices May Slow Airline Orders
Boeing said that high fuel prices and the social unrest in the Middle East may have an impact on the orders it receives from the region in the short term.
Eurocopter’s New Integrated Development Center
On Friday, a groundbreaking ceremony at Eurocopter’s German site in Donauwörth marked the official start of construction work on the company’s new integrated development center, part of the Systemhaus
Thales Receives AS/EN9100 Quality Certificate
A Lloyd’s auditing team presented Thales Nederland’s business unit Industrial Services with the prestigious AS/EN9100 Quality Certificate.
ATK Wins $730m Orders this Week
ATK received orders totaling more than $488 million for small caliber ammunition pursuant to an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract with the U.S. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island
Bahrain International Airshow
14 - 16
Manama - Bahrain
27 - 30
Karachi - Pakistan
Egypt Defence Expo 2018
03 - 06
Egypt International Exhibition Centre - Cairo - Egypt
Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series
29 - 30
THE WORLD DEFENSE ALMANAC