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ATC subcontracts Rockwell for USAF's B-52 training system modifications
02 December, 2016
Rockwell Collins has been subcontracted by Aviation Training Consulting (ATC) to provide modifications to the US Air Force's (USAF) B-52 Stratofortress bomber's training system...
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Deals this week: S4, BAE Systems, Vectrus Systems Friday, December 02, 2016 S4 Inc. has secured a $99m-worth contract to provide information technology systems management services to the North American Aerospace Defense Command and the US Northern...

Textron to provide A²PATS for simulation testing of F-35 EW systems Friday, December 02, 2016 Textron Systems Electronic Systems is set to supply its advanced architecture phase amplitude and time simulator (A2PATS) for simulation testing of the F-35 Lightning II electronic warfare...

USAF to begin final phase of C-17 Globemaster III drag reduction testing Friday, December 02, 2016 The US Air Force (USAF) is to begin the final phase of C-17 Globemaster III drag reduction...

BAE selects Jenoptik to produce radomes for Eurofighter Typhoon Thursday, December 01, 2016 A Jenoptik-led consortium has been selected to produce protective domes for the main radar system of the Eurofighter Typhoon...

Belarusian Air Force receives first batch of Mi-8MTV-5 helicopters Thursday, December 01, 2016 The Belarusian Air Force has received six Mi-8MTV-5 helicopters from Russian Helicopters’ subsidiary, Kazan...

RSAF begins aerostat testing to enhance aerial and maritime surveillance Thursday, December 01, 2016 The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) has begun testing an aerostat, which has the potential to enhance aerial and maritime...

Israeli Air Force takes delivery of ground training centre from Elbit Wednesday, November 30, 2016 The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has taken delivery of a ground based training system (GBTS) centre for the M-346 'Lavi' trainer aircraft from Elbit...

Poland requests $200m sale of JASSM-ER from US Wednesday, November 30, 2016 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential $200m sale of joint air-to-surface standoff missiles extended range (JASSM-ER) to...

RNLAF inaugurates new training facility for C-130H and KDC-10 simulators Wednesday, November 30, 2016 The Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) has inaugurated a new training facility for its C-130H and KDC-10 full-mission...

Brazil plans to invest $5bn in Gripen NG project Tuesday, November 29, 2016 Brazil has revealed plans to invest nearly $5bn in the Gripen NG project, which has already secured BRL1.5bn ($413.2m) as part of the 2017...

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VPT Receives Platinum Level Award from Military and Aerospace Electronics 2016 Innovators Awards Programme Thursday, November 17, 2016 by VPT HEICO company VPT® announced today that its V-SHIELD® packaging technology has been recognised by the judges of the 2016 Military and Aerospace Electronics Innovators Awards programme with...

VPT Adds Industrial Level VHR Series DC-DC Converter Line Tuesday, November 08, 2016 by VPT VPT now offers its VHR Series of industrial level DC-DC converters and EMI filters, available in models ranging from 5W to 100W....

Saab Gripen E Launch Featured Oxley Lights Thursday, November 03, 2016 by Oxley Group Ltd Saab unveiled its first next-generation Gripen E aircraft at the company facility in Linkoping, Sweden. Oxley is proud to supply LED lighting to the Gripen E...

SMART High Reliability Solutions Announces New HRS-M1 Highly Ruggedised MLC SSD Tuesday, November 01, 2016 by SMART High Reliability Solutions SMART High Reliability Solutions (SMART HRS), a provider of current and next-generation solid-state storage solutions specialising in ruggedised, high-performance and high-capacity...

Rubb Produces Military Hangar for Aircraft MRO and Storage Operations Thursday, September 08, 2016 by Rubb Buildings Rubb Buildings produced a military aircraft hangar complete with insulated cladding system for aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) and storage operation ...

Rubb Supplies QinetiQ with Moveable Environmental Building Monday, August 08, 2016 by Rubb Buildings Rubb supplied defence organisation QinetiQ with a moveable environmental building for testing and evaluating MoD asset shelter...

Increase in Handheld Device Visitors to Rubb Military Website Tuesday, July 26, 2016 by Rubb Buildings The percentage of handheld device users visiting the Rubb Military website has been increasing by nearly 30% within the last few...

Rubb to Review Facilities for MoD Building Fleet Thursday, July 07, 2016 by Rubb Buildings Rubb provides quality, cost-effective, long-term investment that can be compromised to suit changing...

Visit MICCAVIONICS at International Aerospace Exhibition FIA Tuesday, July 05, 2016 by MICCAVIONICS German-based firm MICCAVIONICS will be exhibiting at Farnborough International Airshow (FIA)...

Rheinmetall Unveils New Air Defence System at Eurosatory 2016 Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by Rheinmetall Air Defence Rheinmetall is set to unveil its new fully networked, future ground-based air defence system Skynex at this year's Eurosatory...

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