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Brazil and Sweden agree on financial terms for Gripen Next Generation (NG) project
04 August, 2015
Brazil has agreed interest rates with Sweden in a financial deal for its Gripen (NG)acquisition, allowing the contract to proceed to the next stage and seek final approval from the Senate....
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Israel completes CH-53 life extension project
Tuesday, August 04, 2015 The Israeli Air Force has successfully completed the life extension project for the Sikorsky-built CH-53 helicopter, marked by the final helicopter leaving the aerial maintenance unit (AMU)....

Pro-Hadi Yemeni forces seize al-Anad air base from Houthi rebels
Tuesday, August 04, 2015 Yemeni forces loyal to exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi have reportedly recaptured the country's largest military air base, al-Anad base, from Houthi...

Selex to deliver radar warning capability for UK’s Puma helicopters
Monday, August 03, 2015 The UK Ministry of Defence has selected Finmeccanica-Selex to deliver an ongoing radar warning capability for the Royal Air Force's Puma helicopter...

US to supply infrared countermeasure systems to UAE
Monday, August 03, 2015 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency has notified the Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of AN/AAQ 24(V) directional infrared countermeasures (DIRCM) systems and...

USAF Special Operations Command receives first AC-130J aircraft
Monday, August 03, 2015 The US Air Force's Special Operations Command (AFSOC) has received its first AC-130J Ghostrider with advanced capabilities....

USAF’s AEHF system achieves initial operational capability
Monday, August 03, 2015 The US Air Force's (USAF) advanced extremely high-frequency (AEHF) system has reached initial operational capability (IOC), the Air Force Space Command commander general John Hyten has...

Boeing presents Australia’s first EA-18G Growler aircraft
Friday, July 31, 2015 Boeing has unveiled the first EA-18G Growler electronic attack aircraft built for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), offering advanced airborne electronic attack (AEA) capability to the country....

India scraps multi-billion dollar tender for 126 combat aircraft
Friday, July 31, 2015 The Government of India has withdrawn a multi-billion dollar tender for 126 medium multi-role combat aircraft (MMRCA), according to Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar....

US Air Force upgrades E-3 Sentry with new AN/UPX-40 system
Friday, July 31, 2015 The US Air Force's (USAF) Hanscom Air Force Base (AFB) airborne early warning and control (AWACS) next-generation identification friend or foe (NGIFF) programme office has completed the...

US delivers eight F-16 Block 52 aircraft to Egypt
Friday, July 31, 2015 The US has delivered eight F-16 Block 52 aircraft to Egypt, providing additional capacity to the country’s existing fleet of F-16...


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New Optical Filter Range Launched by Oxley
Thursday, July 16, 2015 by Oxley Group Ltd A new optical filter range has been introduced by...

SCOTTY Lands Helicopter Contract
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 by SCOTTY Group SCOTTY is happy to announce that it has landed an important contract with a helicopter fleet owner for beyond line-of-sight airborne telemedicine and transmission of surveillance video....

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...


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