Conferences & Events
Oshkosh Defense Unveils Heavy Recovery Technology
Heavier vehicles and more powerful improvised explosive devices (IED) are placing new mobility and protection demands on the U.S. Armed Forces’ recovery vehicle
KMW Wins MUNGO 2 Multi-Purpose Vehicles Order
Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW), Europe's market leader for highly protected wheeled and tracked vehicles, received an order from the German Army for the assembly and delivery of 31 further MUNGO 2 Multi-purpose vehicles for the Special Operations
United Tech to Acquire Goodrich at $16.5 billion
United Technologies Corp has reached a $16.5 billion cash deal to acquire aircraft components maker Goodrich Corp, in the diversified US manufacturer's biggest deal in a decade.
US Denies Secret Drone Bases in Africa, Arab Peninsula
The US is building a ring of secret drone bases in the Horn of Africa and the Arabian Peninsula as part of an aggressive campaign against Al Qaeda affiliates in Somalia and Yemen, The Washington Post
Harris Opens Global Tactical Radio Factory
Harris, an international communications and information technology company, officially opened the world's most advanced manufacturing center for the production of tactical radios, assured communication systems and related
Progress of F-35 Flight Test Program
Lockheed Martin's F-35 flight test program moves closer to reaching year-end milestones since the last update issued July 26.
U.S. Considers Military Hotline with Iran to Avoid Escalation
The United States is considering setting up a direct military hotline with Iran after a series of close encounters between U.S. and Iranian forces in the Gulf, a defense official said.
Alenia’s C-27J Operational Debut in Mexican Skies
Mexico City has hosted in the last days the traditional parade for the celebration of the Mexican Independence’s anniversary at the presence of the Country’s top ranking
F-35 Program Completes Static Structural Testing
Lockheed Martin’s F-35 program has successfully completed static structural testing, achieving one of five milestones established by the Joint Program Office for 2011.
Alenia Presents its New Recovery Plan
The Group presented this past week its new Recovery Plan at a meeting in Rome between the Senior Management of Finmeccanica’s aeronautics business (Alenia Aeronautica and Alenia Aermacchi) and the unions in the
RUAG at DSEi 2011
RUAG participated at the Defense and Security Equipment International (DSEi) Exhibition which was held in London this past week (13-16 September
ATLAS ELEKTRONIK Enhances SeaFox Systems Capabilities
ATLAS ELEKTRONIK has recently teamed with ECS Special Projects Ltd. to exclusively provide the EOD tool COBRA for the ATLAS SeaFox System.
Eurocopter at China 2011 Helicopter Expo
During China’s inaugural Helicopter Exposition which was held in Tianjin this past week (15-18 September), Eurocopter will showcase 3 of its most successful models currently operating in the country: the AS350 B3, EC135 and EC225.
Renault Trucks to Upgrade France’s VAB Armored Vehicles
In August 2011, the French Procurement Agency (DGA) awarded Renault Trucks Defense a new contract to supply hundreds of protection kits for the French Army’s
ATK Wins Order for Non-Standard Ammunition (NSA)
ATK received a $30 million order to supply non-standard (non-NATO) ammunition to the Security Forces of Afghanistan via the U.S. Army’s Product Director, Non-Standard Ammunition, Picatinny Arsenal, New
Oshkosh Unveils Next-Gen Light Combat Vehicle
The next generation of light combat military vehicles require new levels of mobility and protection to operate effectively in remote, rugged and hostile landscapes.
Artificial Intelligence Defence Technologies & Cyber Security Exhibition & Conference - AIDTSEC
27 - 28
King Hussain Bin Talal Convention Center, Dead Sea - Jordan
23rd Annual Global MilSatCom Conference & Exhibition
01 - 04
London - United Kingdom
10th Dubai International Air Chiefs Conference (DIAC)
DUBAI - United Arab Emirates
Dubai Airshow 2021
14 - 18
DWC, Dubai Airshow Site - United Arab Emirates
THE WORLD DEFENCE ALMANAC 2021