Conferences & Events
FLIR Awarded US Army Contract
FLIR Systems has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Army valued at up to $50.0 million for repair and maintenance services for the Army's Force Protection Surveillance systems that are fielded across the globe.
Australia Foiled 4 Terror Plots Since September 11
Australia has disrupted 4 major terror plots since the 9/11 attacks on the United States, Attorney-General Robert McClelland said as he warned of a continued threat posed by home-grown
LM-Kaman's K-MAX Completes Quick Reaction Assessment
The Lockheed Martin-led unmanned K-MAX® team successfully completed a five-day Quick Reaction Assessment (QRA) for the U.S. Navy's Cargo Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)
ATK at DSEi 2011
ATK will highlight a variety of capabilities and programs at the 2011 Defense & Security Equipment International Show (DSEi), which will be held at ExCeL international Exhibition & Convention Centre in London from September 13-16,
DCNS & KND Sign Partnership Agreement
DCNS (France) and KND (South Africa) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the promotion, construction and sale of offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) in South Africa.
China Denies Arming Qaddafi
China offered huge stockpiles of weapons to Muammar Qaddafi during the final months of his regime and held secret talks on shipping them through Algeria and South Africa, The Globe and Mail
Northrop Grumman at DSEi 2011
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) will be participating in the Defense & Security Equipment International (DSEi)
Airbus Military Delivers 1st A330 MRTT to Cobham
Airbus Military delivered the first Airbus A330-200 aircraft to Bournemouth, UK-based Cobham Aviation Services for conversion into the Future Strategic Tanker Aircraft (FSTA) configuration for the Royal Air Force (RAF).
MTU at DSEi 2011
At DSEi Defense Exhibition (London, 13-16 September), Tognum’s subsidiary MTU will be exhibiting its 8V 199 TE21 engine which will power the Scout and Specialist Vehicles (SV), the British Army’s future generation of armored vehicles, to be built by
Cassidian Receives German AF's Eurofighter Contract
Cassidian has received a contract from the Federal Office of Defense Technology and Procurement (Bundesamt fur Wehrtechnik und Beschaffung - BWB) in
US Wasted $31bn on Iraq-Afghanistan Contracts
Defense contractors have wasted or lost to fraud as much as $60bn over the past 10 years, according to a report by the Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan.
KBR Wins Iraq & Afghan Defense Contracts
KBR, a global engineering, construction and services company has been selected by the UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to provide life support, vehicle maintenance and healthcare services in Iraq and
Patria: Ballistic Protection for Finland's NH90s
The Finnish Defense Forces and Patria have signed an agreement on ballistic protection for NH90
Russian Eagle Spreads its Wings
This year Moscow International Aerospace Salon (MAKS-2011) broke all previous records. According to the show organizers MAKS hosted 842 companies from 40 countries as well as 241 aircraft of which 91 participated in flight demonstration program. The
FLIR Wins US Navy Contract
FLIR has been awarded a contract from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division valued at up to $52.1 million for its Star SAFIRE(r) HD family of digital, high-definition, full-spectrum imaging systems.
Sarkozy: "Iran Nuclear Bid Could Provoke Attack"
France's President Nicolas Sarkozy warned that Iran’s alleged attempts to build long-range missiles and nuclear weapons could lead unnamed countries to launch a pre-emptive
Defence Safety Conference
04 - 05
London - United Kingdom
Association of the United States Army (AUSA 2021)
11 - 13
Washington, D.C. - United States
Milipol Paris 2021
19 - 22
Paris-Nord Villepinte - France
Artificial Intelligence Defence Technologies & Cyber Security Exhibition & Conference - AIDTSEC
27 - 28
King Hussain Bin Talal Convention Center, Dead Sea - Jordan
THE WORLD DEFENCE ALMANAC 2021