Conferences & Events
US-Israel Arrow Weapon System Completes Test
The Israel Missile Defense Organization and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency completed a successful test of the cooperative U.S.-Israel Arrow Weapon System (AWS) over the Mediterranean Sea this past Friday.
Cassidian Delivers Tornado Avionics Software
Cassidian has reached an important milestone in the delivery of the latest capability standard ASSTA 3.0 (Avionics System Software Tornado Ada) for the German Air Force fleet of Tornado combat
CORICAN Chooses Aero3A for External Communication
Aero3A agency has just won a bid from CORICAN (France's naval activities and shipbuilding innovation and research orientation board) to give a new dimension to the French naval sector's communication on its research, innovation and environmental
Raytheon’s Upgraded Integrated Waveform Software
Raytheon is tripling the satellite capacity for all AN/ARC-231 airborne radio terminals at no cost to the end-user.
Harris to Supply Falcon Radios to Jordan Armed Forces
Harris Corporation, an international communications and information technology company, has received a $26.4 million order from the Kingdom of Jordan for Falcon III® and Falcon II® radios.
GA-ASI’s 2nd Predator C Avenger Completes 1st Flight
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced the successful flight of a second multi-mission
Thales Enhances its Maritime Border Surveillance Offer
Thales has reinforced its coastal and maritime border surveillance offer with the addition of the FULMAR maritime surveillance and identification UAV system jointly developed with the Spanish firm
1st Mobile SATCOM Toolkit Launched
Harris Corporation and Coolfire Solutions, LLC announced the availability of Reconn™ - the first SATCOM toolkit in one handheld device designed to locate, acquire, and sustain any SATCOM
Northrop Grumman’s Targeting Pod Deployed to Afghanistan
Northrop Grumman's LITENING G4 advanced targeting pod recently embarked on its first combat deployment with the Air National Guard on A-10 and F-16 Block 30 aircraft supporting Operation Enduring
Panetta “Believes” Israel May Strike Iran This Spring
US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta believes there is a growing possibility Israel will attack Iran as early as April to stop Tehran from building a nuclear bomb, US media
Nammo to Support Raytheon’s TOW Missile Case
Nammo Composite Solutions (Salt Lake City, Utah) signed an agreement with Raytheon Missile Systems to support the development and manufacturing of a redesigned composite TOW missile case.
DCI to Train Russia’s BPC Vessel Crews
DCI, a service provider with activities on the entire spectrum of defence and domestic security, announced its participation in the program for the delivery of two BPC (amphibious assault, command and power projection) vessels to Russia by DCNS.
MBT Market to Exceed $24 Billion Through 2021
In its annual analysis, "The Market for Tanks," the Forecast International Weapons Group expects the international market will produce more than 5,500 Main Battle Tanks (MBTs), worth in excess of $24.25 billion, through 2021.
Boeing Starts Distributed Targeting System for F/A-18E/F
Boeing announced that it has started production of the new Distributed Targeting System (DTS) for the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet strike fighter.
NGC Delivers 25,000th EO Laser System to US Army
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) announced that its Laser Systems business unit recently delivered its 25,000th electro-optic (EO) laser system in support of U.S. warfighters since the start of Operation Iraqi
GCC Has Contingency Plans for Hormuz Closure
Coastguards and Naval Forces of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have contingency plans for a possible attempt by Iran to shut the Strait of Hormuz, a Kuwaiti Maritime Official said this
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