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Indian Air Force receives first two Mirage 2000 I/TI fighters from Dassault
27 March, 2015
Dassault Aviation has handed over the first two upgraded Mirage 2000 I/TI fighter aircraft to the Indian Air Force (IAF) at its Flight Test Centre in Istres,...
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RCAF to equip Chinook Fleet with Northrop’s latest generation DIRCM system
Friday, March 27, 2015 Northrop Grumman has been selected to supply infrared missile protection systems to the Royal Canadian Air Force...

Saudi Arabian warplanes bomb Houthi rebels in Yemen
Friday, March 27, 2015 Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies have launched a series of airstrikes against the Shi'ite Houthi rebels in the Yemeni capital city of...

SunPower starts construction of new solar power plant at Nellis Air Force Base
Friday, March 27, 2015 SunPower has began construction of a new 15MW solar project at Nellis Air Force Base (AFB) in Nevada, US, in an effort to enable the base to run exclusively on renewable energy during daylight...

MacB and WSRI to supply sensing and sensor exploitation systems to AFRL
Thursday, March 26, 2015 MacAulay-Brown (MacB) and Wright State Research Institute (WSRI) have been awarded a contract to supply sensing and sensor exploitation systems to the US Air Force Laboratory...

USAF contracts GE to define future generations of radar processor
Thursday, March 26, 2015 GE has secured a contract to define high-performance embedded computing architectures of the future generations of radar processor installed onboard the US Air Force (USAF)...

USAF launches GPS IIF-9 satellite from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
Thursday, March 26, 2015 The US Air Force (USAF) has successfully launched the ninth global positioning system (GPS) IIF (GPS IIF-9) satellite from Space Launch Complex 37B of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida,...

Afghan Air Force receives first six armed MD 530F helicopters
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 MD Helicopters (MDHI) has handed over the first batch of six weaponised MD 530F Cayuse Warrior scout attack helicopters to the Afghan Air Force (AAF) in Kabul,...

US clears CH-47F Chinook helicopters sale to Netherlands
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of CH-47F Chinook helicopters and associated equipment to the...

USAF’s 82nd Aerial Targets Squadron receives first production QF-16 target
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 The US Air Force (USAF) has received the Lot 1 production QF-16 full scale aerial target (FSAT) drone at Tyndall Air Force Base (AFB) in Florida,...

USAF’s A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft train at RAF Lakenheath
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 The US Air Force (USAF) has deployed a theatre security package (TSP) comprising A-10C Thunderbolt II aircraft and airmen from the 355th Fighter Wing (355th FW) to the Royal Air Force...


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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...

Airborne Technologies Extends Video Management Unit Functions
Friday, October 10, 2014 by Airborne Technologies The permanent interaction with the customer´s requirements has inspired the team of Airborne Technologies to extend the functions of the Video Management Unit...

Oxley to Exhibit at DPRTE 2014
Tuesday, October 07, 2014 by Oxley Group Ltd The Oxley team will be exhibiting at DPRTE 2014 later this week....

Sarsen Technology September News Round-up
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 by Sarsen Technology Sarsen Technology is currently looking at a brand-new video capture card from Tech Source, and a video from the latest series of guidelines from the...


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