Conferences & Events
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
Lockheed-Raytheon to Jointly Compete for U.S. Navy Contract
Lockheed Martin and Raytheon Company are teaming to compete for a U.S. Navy contract that will upgrade the fleet's capability to electronically attack anti-ship
Harris Wins Falcon Radio Systems Contract
Harris Corporation, an international communications and information technology company, has received a US$235 million (AUD$223 million) order to deliver Falcon® tactical radio systems to the Australian Department of
Rafale Selected to Equip the Indian Air Force
Following the announcement of the final selection of the Rafale in the frame of the MMRCA program
Hungary Extends Gripen Contract
The defense and security company Saab announced that Hungary is taking a long-term strategic decision to continue operating Gripen and ensuring the continued development of its national
Lockheed Martin Delivers 2400th C-130 Hercules
Lockheed Martin’s C-130 Hercules program has reached yet another historic milestone with the delivery of its 2400th
MBDA to Develop SEA CEPTOR for Royal Navy Frigates
MBDA is pleased to announce the award of the FLAADS (Future Local Area Air Defence System) Demonstration Phase Contract by the UK Ministry of Defence
DCNS Signs 4-year Horizon Frigate Support Contract
DCNS has signed a four-year contract with the French Navy's Fleet Support Service (SSF) to provide through-life support for Horizon-class frigates Forbin and Chevalier Paul*.
U.S. to Send Floating Base to Persian Gulf
The Washington Post reported Saturday that the U.S. military plans to send a large floating base for commando teams to the Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran and intensifying fighting in
Cassidian Develops Vehicle Protection Jammer
Cassidian, the defense and security division of EADS, has developed a new-generation Vehicle Protection Jammer that significantly enhances the protection of military vehicles against attacks by Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Devices (RCIEDs).
Navistar to Provide Suspension Kits to MaxxPro Fleet
Navistar Defense, LLC received a $110 million delivery order to provide 650 independent suspension kits for International® MaxxPro® Plus Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP)
International Military-Technical Forum “ARMY-2020”
23 - 29
Kubinka Air Base, Moscow Region - Russia
08 - 11
Kielce Fairground - Poland
Africa Aerospace and Defence - AAD2020
16 - 20
Tshwane - South Africa
Global Aerospace Summit 2020
28 - 29
Abu Dhabi, - United Arab Emirates
THE WORLD DEFENCE ALMANAC 2020