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Boeing successfully returns USAF’s E-4B aircraft into operational service
22 May, 2015
The US Air Force's (USAF) E-4B advanced airborne command post has successfully returned to operational service following the completion of its maintenance at Boeing's San Antonio...
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Kongsberg receives orders to support F-35 joint strike fighter
Friday, May 22, 2015 Kongsberg Defence Systems has secured two orders worth NOK135m ($17.85m) to deliver structural components for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter...

RAAF equips C-17A Globemaster with new Satcom and imagery display system
Friday, May 22, 2015 The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has equipped its C-17A Globemaster III strategic transport aircraft with a new advanced satellite communication (Satcom) and imagery display system for...

Upgraded French AWACS fleet achieves initial operating capability
Friday, May 22, 2015 Boeing has achieved initial operating capability (IOC) of the modernised French Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS)...

India successfully test fires Astra missile from Su-30 MKI fighter jet
Thursday, May 21, 2015 The Indian Air Force's (IAF) Astra beyond visual range air-to-air missile (BVRAM) has been successfully test-fired from a Su-30 MKI fighter aircraft at the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur...

Rockwell Collins performs LVC air combat training flight
Thursday, May 21, 2015 Rockwell Collins has conducted the first successful live, virtual, constructive (LVC) air combat training flight using production joint secure air combat training system (JSAS)...

USAF’s X-37B successfully launched aboard Atlas V
Thursday, May 21, 2015 The US Air Force (USAF) Space Command's Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) has successfully launched the AFSPC-5 mission with support of a United Launch Alliance at Cape Canaveral Air...

Airbus asks operators to perform engine checks on A400M aircraft fleet
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Airbus Defence and Space has sent an alert operator transmission (AOT) to all A400M operators, asking them to perform specific checks on the aircraft...

Elbit Systems to install JHMCS II onboard AC-130W
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Elbit Systems of America has entered into a NAVSEA Crane contract to install the Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System (JHMCS) II onboard the...

Israel to receive JDAM tail kits from US for $1.87bn
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 The US State Department has approved a possible foreign military sale (FMS) worth around $1.87bn to Israel for joint direct attack munition (JDAM) tail kits, munitions, and associated...

Three UK companies to develop new anti-UAV defence system
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 British technology firms Blighter Surveillance Systems, Chess Dynamics and Enterprise Control Systems have collaborated to develop a fully integrated anti-UAV defence system...


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Oxley Launches New PAR 64 LED Replacement Landing Lights
Monday, May 18, 2015 by Oxley Group Ltd The latest aircraft lighting development from Oxley Group is the launch of a new PAR 64 LED sealed beam replacement...

Bear Defense Services LLC Becomes First Customer for SCOTTY’s New HD Video Transmission System
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by SCOTTY Group SCOTTY is pleased to announce that Bear Defense Services LLC of Tampa Florida is the first customer to deploy the SCOTTY Communication Platform (SCP) on a surveillance aircraft....

FN Herstal to Exhibit at LAAD Defence & Security Exhibition 2015
Thursday, April 09, 2015 by FN HERSTAL FN Herstal will be exhibiting at the LAAD Defense and Security Exhibition...

SCOTTY Chosen as Sub-supplier to the European Union's Maritime Surveillance Project 'Closeye'
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 by SCOTTY Group SCOTTY is happy to announce that it will supply its newest beyond line-of-sight video surveillance equipment for the European Union's 'Closeye' project....

GEOS Carries out Tests Using Initiation Systems
Monday, March 02, 2015 by EXPAL The Special Operations Group (GEO), the Spanish Elite Police Unit, has tested EXPAL's latest developments in demolition charges and initiation systems at its facilities in...

EXPAL to Exhibit Latest Weapon Systems, Ammunition and Propellants at IDEX 2015
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 by EXPAL EXPAL has announced it will be showcasing its latest developments and solutions in regards to ammunitions, propellants and weapons systems at the International Defence Exhibiton & Conference...

AYESAS Awarded Wiring Harness Order for Nato AWACS E3-A Aircraft by Boeing
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 by AYESAS AYESAS has been awarded with an order from Boeing to supply wiring harnesses for the cockpit modernisation effort of Nato AWACS E3-A fleet....

Oxley LED Lights for New Gulfstream G500 and G600 Executive Jets
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 by Oxley Group Ltd Oxley Group is leading an LED lighting revolution for commercial aviation with the development of a ground-breaking set of external lights for the new models of Gulfstream executive...

Oxley Win Prestigious ‘Exporter of the Year’ Award
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 by Oxley Group Ltd Oxley Group was the proud winner of the Exporter of the Year award at the recent CN Group Business...

FN Herstal Adopts Multi-Caliber and Multi-Weapon Product Approach
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by FN HERSTAL FN Herstal, a world leader of small caliber weapon systems, has teamed with Dillon Aero to add to its portfolio of FN MAG® 58M and FN M3M™ (GAU-21) machine guns, the Dillon Aero M134D Gatling...


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