Conferences & Events
Avon Protection’s CBRN Solutions at SOFEX 2016
Avon Protection, a world leader in chemical, biological, nuclear and radiological (CBRN) respiratory protection, announced its participation at the Special Operations Forces Exhibition (SOFEX 2016) due to take place in Amman, on 09 to 12 May
SOFEX to Host 8th Middle East Special Operations Commanders Conference
The 8th Middle East Special Operations Commanders Conference (MESOC 2016) will take place on May 9, 2016, at the Le Royal Hotel in Amman,
Royal Jordanian Air Force to Amend F-16 Engine Modules
The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Jordan for repair and return of F-16 Engines, sustainment and support. The estimated cost is $115.1 million.The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA)
Jordan’s King Abdullah II Meets US Defense Secretary
Jordan’s King Abdullah II met with Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Secretary of State John Kerry on
U.S. Navy Ships 110 APKWS Units to Jordan
The U.S. Navy and industry partner BAE recently shipped 110 Advanced Precision Kill Weapons System (APKWS) units to Jordan for integration on its CASA CN-235 light gunship
Raytheon to Expand Border Security Work in Jordan
Raytheon Company has been awarded an additional $18.6 million contract from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) to help the Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (GoHKJ) secure its borders with Syria. The award is for increment three
RJAF Chooses the Pilatus PC-9 M Training System
Pilatus Aircraft Ltd is delighted to announce that the Royal Jordanian Air Force (RJAF) has signed a contract for the purchase of nine Pilatus PC-9 M training aircraft. The order also includes a simulator, training equipment and a comprehensive
Israel Gives 16 AH-1 Cobra Attack Helicopters to Jordan
As international efforts to counter the spread of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (ISIL) intensify, Israel has given 16 surplus AH-1 Cobra attack helicopters to Jordan to prevent militants from spilling across the border.
US Congress Approves Weapons Transfers to Jordan
The White House passed legislation on Tuesday that would facilitate US weapons transfers to Jordan in the fight against Islamic State (ISIL)
LM to Deliver Sniper ATPs to Royal Jordanian Air Force
Lockheed Martin recently received a contract to deliver Sniper Advanced Targeting Pods (ATP) to the Royal Jordanian Air Force (RJAF) in support of urgent operational
Jordanian Air Force to Receive More Thales I-Master Radars
Thales announced at Paris Air Show 2015 that they have been selected by the Jordanian Armed Forces to provide further I-Master SAR/GMTI radars for the Royal Jordanian Air Force.
Jordan Requests UH-60M VIP Blackhawk Helicopter
The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Jordan for a UH-60M VIP Blackhawk helicopter and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of $21 million.
Jordan’s King, Canada’s PM Discuss Regional Threats
King Abdullah II of Jordan held talks with the Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Ottawa on Wednesday, discussing the latest developments in the Middle East and the world.
Jordan Requests Two 35 Meter Coastal Patrol Boats
The US State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Jordan for 35 Meter Coastal Patrol Boats and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $80 million.
Kuwait’s Army Chief-of-Staff Visits Jordan
Kuwait's Army Chief-of-Staff Lieutenant General Mohammad Khaled Al-Khodher and his accompanying delegation arrived in the Jordanian capital on Sunday for a three-day visit which will include meeting high ranking Jordanian officials.
Jordan Requests M31 Unitary Guided GMLRS Rocket Pods
The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Jordan for M31 Unitary Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems (GMLRS) Rocket Pods and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an
International Military-Technical Forum “ARMY-2020”
23 - 29
Kubinka Air Base, Moscow Region - Russia
Defence Services Asia Exhibition and Conference - DSA 2020
24 - 28
Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia
08 - 11
Kielce Fairground - Poland
Africa Aerospace and Defence - AAD2020
16 - 20
Tshwane - South Africa
THE WORLD DEFENCE ALMANAC 2020