Conferences & Events
Lockheed’s F-22 Raptor Resumes Test Flights
Lockheed Martin’s F-22 Raptor returned to the skies in Marietta, Georgia, in a series of test and production flights, the first since a four-month fleet stand down was lifted on Sept. 19, 2011 by the U.S. Air
Saab Receives Talarion UAV Order from Cassidian
Defense and security company Saab has signed a frame agreement and received a first order from the EADS company Cassidian to supply safety-critical avionics equipment for the new advanced UAV system
German Navy Receives New Anti-Ship Missile
The official roll-out of the RBS15 Mk3 heavy anti-ship missile for the German Navy took place at a ceremony of the Federal Office of Defence Technology and Procurement.
MBDA Germany’s C- RAM Laser Weapon System
The ability to direct 10 kW laser power over a long distance and reach a target with a high quality beam is a decisive forward step.
Sagem to Modernize South Korea's Navigation System
Sagem (Safran group) was chosen by the South Korean Defense Ministry's Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) to modernize the navigation system on the Navy's KSS-1 class Chang Bogo submarines.
DCNS: New Sea Trials with BPC Dixmude
DCNS began, earlier this week, new sea trials with BPC Dixmude, the French Navy's third Mistral-class force projection and command vessel, which was ordered by the French defence procurement agency (DGA) in April
Over $30b Land-based Optronics Market by 2016
Companies in the defense optronics market are set to witness growth in the future due to an increase in the number of land vehicle procurement programs.
Boeing Celebrates 20th Anniversary of C-17’s 1st Flight
Boeing celebrated the 20th anniversary of the first flight of the C-17 airlifter this past
MBDA Advances the FASGW/ANL Program
Since its launch as a Joint Assessment Phase in 2009, MBDA has been successfully developing the technical maturity data of the main FASGW(H)/ANL (Future Anti Surface Guided Weapon (Heavy)/Anti Navire Leger)
Saab’s New Laser Rangefinder
Defense and security company Saab, a leading supplier of laser based sensors, introduced a new member of the laser family, with the new technology of diode pumped
Cassidian’s New Generation TRS-4D Naval Radar
Cassidian, the Defense and Security division of EADS, introduced a new generation of Naval Radars into the market with unprecedented capabilities for the surveillance of sea areas and countering even asymmetric threats.
Thales and Yahsat Sign MoU
Thales, a global technology leader for the Defense & Security markets, and Al Yah Satellite Communications Company PrJSC (Yahsat), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to offer highly secure satellite communication services to Military Forces
MBDA's Next Generation Naval Missile System
MBDA’s Future Local Area Air Defence System (FLAADS-Maritime) program is achieving key development milestones that exemplify the high maturity and global market potential of the system.
ITT to Expand its Mine Defense Business
ITT Corporation plans to expand its Panama City, Florida, mine defense
Allen-Vanguard at DSEi 2011
Allen-Vanguard will introduce delegates of the DSEi 2011 Defense and Security conference to its broad range of capabilities to safeguard and protect vehicle occupants from the extensive scope of
Pakistan's Army Arrests Senior al-Qaeda Leader
A senior al-Qaeda leader has been arrested in Southwest Pakistan along with two other high-ranking operatives for the global terror network, the Pakistani army announced on
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