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CPI Aerostructures to build lock assemblies for the F-35A CTOL aircraft
03 July, 2015
CPI Aerostructures has secured a multi-year contract from Lockheed Martin to build lock assemblies for the F-35A conventional takeoff and landing (CTOL) variant...
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Saab receives order to provide spare parts for Sweden’s Gripen E aircraft
Friday, July 03, 2015 The Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) has contracted Saab to deliver spare parts for Gripen E multirole combat...

Australia to purchase two additional KC-30A MRTTs from Airbus
Thursday, July 02, 2015 The Australian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has signed an update to the existing acquisition contract with Airbus Defence and Space for the two additional KC-30A aircraft and associated...

KRET develops laser guidance system for helicopters
Thursday, July 02, 2015 Rostec's Concern Radio-Electronic Technologies (KRET) has developed a multi-channel laser guidance system for the Ka-52, Mi-8MNP, and Mi-28N...

Lockheed completes first flight test of its Legion Pod
Thursday, July 02, 2015 Lockheed Martin has successfully completed the first flight test of its multi-function sensor system Legion Pod Fort Worth,...

Australia receives first Alenia C-27 J Spartan aircraft
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has received its first Alenia Aermacchi-built C-27 J Spartan battlefield airlift aircraft at RAAF Base...

Indonesian military transport plane crashes, killing 144 people
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 Approximately 144 people are feared dead after an Indonesian C-130 Hercules military transport aircraft crashed in a residential area near the city of Medan on the northern island of...

South Korea to purchase four Airbus A330 MRTT for $1.3bn
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 vThe Republic of Korea has agreed to purchase four Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport aircraft for $1.3bn, strengthening the country's Air Force...

USAF conducts tests using E-3G AWACS during Exercise Northern Edge 2015
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 The US Air Force's (USAF) 964th and 966th Airborne Air Control Squadron (AACS) have conducted tests using E-3G airborne warning and control system (AWACS) during the Exercise Northern Edge...

UK deploys RAF’s C17 Globemaster aircraft for relief efforts in Tunisia
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has sent a C17 Globemaster aircraft to Tunisia in order to assist with the Government’s response to the terrorist attack in the...

USAF intelligence team develops new web programme to support RPA crews
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 The US Air Force intelligence experts have developed a new Web-based programme, the surveillance intelligence reconnaissance information system (SIRIS), to enhance remotely piloted aircraft...


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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...

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...


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