Conferences & Events
Selex SI Signs “Middle East” Contract
SELEX Sistemi Integrati, a Finmeccanica Company, signed a 10 Million Euro contract with the Government of a Middle East country whose name was
Final A330 MRTTt Refueling System Demo
The Airbus Military A330 MRTT has successfully passed fuel to receiver aircraft using the Fuselage Refueling Unit (FRU) for the first time, meaning that all of the aircraft's refueling systems have now been
Saab Delivers nEUROn Fuselage to Dassault
Saab AB (Sweden) officially delivered the front and central fuselage sections of the nEUROn European UCAV technology demonstrator to the Prime contractor, Dassault Aviation (France).
ATK: Thermal Control Subsystem Contract from Lockheed
ATK announced that it has been selected to provide the Thermal Control Subsystem for the Integrated Sensor is Structure (ISIS)
Saabs’ GBAD Solution
The integration of both RBS 70 and BAMSE Systems proved its unique abilities in the summer of 2010 at the ELITE (Electronic Warfare Live Training Exercise), a major exercise pitting air defense against air
100,000 Flying Hours for Eurofighter Typhoon
Eurofighter Typhoon celebrated, on Wednesday, its 100,000 flying hours during an event held at its Munich (Germany)
Oshkosh: 2,000th U.S. Army Vehicle TPER Commemorated in Kuwait
Oshkosh Defense commemorated its refurbishment of the 2,000th U.S. Army vehicle in the Theater-Provided Equipment Refurbishment (TPER) Program.
France Inks Mistral Warship Deal with Russia
France on Tuesday inked a lucrative agreement to sell 4 Mistral warships to Moscow, with 2 to be built in Russia, in a move bitterly opposed by ex-Soviet states in the
Lockheed Martin to Enhance Space Systems Development
Lockheed Martin plans to increase the affordability and efficiency of space system development with the opening of a new advanced technology and virtual simulation facility, known as the Collaborative Human Immersive Laboratory (CHIL).
Boeing: 6 P-8A Aircraft for US Navy
The U.S. Navy announced the award of a $1.6 billion contract to Boeing for P-8A Poseidon aircraft Low-Rate Initial Production (LRIP) of 6 aircraft.
CAE Wins Various Military Contracts
CAE of Canada announced it has been awarded a series of military contracts for the defence forces of more than 12 countries valued at more than C$140 million.
Higher List Prices for Airbus Aircrafts
Airbus increased the average list price of its aircrafts by 4.4%. The increment applies for all new aircrafts from the beginning of January 2011, apart from the A380, for which the increase is 8.4%.
New CFO for Boeing Defense, Space & Security
The Boeing Company announced that it has named Robert E. Verbeck, 51, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of its $34 billion (2009 revenues) Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) business. He succeeds Randy Simons, who is
Major Fatigue Testing of A400M Begins
Major fatigue testing of the Airbus Military A400M has begun on schedule in Dresden (Germany) this
First Oshkosh FMTV to Wisconsin National Guard
Oshkosh Defense, a division of Oshkosh Corporation, and the Wisconsin National Guard held a ceremony at the Oshkosh Armory on January 19th to commemorate the fielding of the first Oshkosh-produced Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV)
FN Herstal: 10,000 Machine Guns to DGA
The French DGA (Direction Générale de l'Armement) has selected the MAG machine gun manufactured by Belgium-based FN Herstal to replace its existing AN F1 machine
19 - 24
Langkawi - Malaysia
Maritime Security & Offshore Patrol Week
Atlantis The Palm Hotel & Resort, Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Istanbul - Turkey
Electric Warefare Europe
13 - 15
Stockholm - Sweden
THE WORLD DEFENSE ALMANAC