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Raytheon plans to offer SDB II bomb for UK’s Spear Capability 3 project
24 July, 2014
Raytheon is planning to compete with MBDA for the UK’s Spear Capability 3 programme for the Eurofighter Typhoon and F-35B Lightning II...
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Ukraine says ‘missiles from inside Russia’ downed two Su-25 jets
Thursday, July 24, 2014 Two Ukrainian Su-25 fighter jets were shot down in the disputed region of Donetsk by missiles suspected to have been fired from inside Russia....

US to assist Israel with $225m additional funds for Iron Dome components
Thursday, July 24, 2014 The US Department of Defense has asked the Senate to approve $225m additional funds to accelerate the production of Iron Dome missile system components for...

French Air Force receives first upgraded E-3F AWACS aircraft from Boeing
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Boeing has handed over the first upgraded E-3F Sentry airborne warning and control systems (AWACS) aircraft to the French Air...

UK MoD awards aeronautical contract to 1Spatial
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has awarded a long-term contract to 1Spatial to support the digital aeronautical flight information file (DAFIF) upgrade...

USAF selects SSL for hosted payload solutions programme
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Space Systems/Loral (SSL) has been selected as one of the prime contractors to compete for work on the US Air Force’s (USAF) hosted payload solutions (HoPS)...

CAE to upgrade Canada’s CC-130J Hercules aircrew training systems
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 The Canadian Department of National Defence has extended CAE’s contract to upgrade the CC-130J Hercules training environment at the Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Trenton in Ontario....

Saab will not compete for Denmark’s $5bn fighter jet contract
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Swedish manufacturer Saab has decided against bidding for the Royal Danish Air Force’s (RDAF) fighter replacement programme...

Two killed in Nigerian Air Force's Mi-35 Hind helicopter crash
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Two Nigerian Air Force personnel have been killed after their Mi-35 Hind multi-role combat helicopter crashed in the north-eastern state of...

Australian releases F-35A environmental impact statement
Monday, July 21, 2014 The Australian Department of Defence (DoD) has released the draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for the proposed flying operations of the F-35A Lightning II joint strike fighter...

India approves foreign investment in defence aircraft project
Monday, July 21, 2014 The Indian Government has paved the way for foreign private investments in defence sector with the clearance to build a military transport aircraft that would replace the air force's Avro...


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EIIT Delivers 'Fly-by-Wire' Integration Test Bench to Airbus Defence & Space
Friday, July 11, 2014 by EIIT EIIT has delivered to Airbus Defence & Space an integration bench to test the capabilities of the control units in charge of the hydraulic servo actuators for the rudder and the elevators in...

Sarsen Technology June News Round-Up
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 by Sarsen Technology June saw Sarsen Technology introduce new technologies and attend industry...

Oxley Success in Apprentice Team of the Year Challenge
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 by Oxley Group Ltd Nine apprentices from Oxley Developments narrowly missed out on a top three position in the search for the official 'Apprentice Team of the Year' following a grueling six-month challenge...

EXPAL to Exhibit its Ammunition, Propellants and Weapon Systems at Eurosatory 2014
Monday, June 16, 2014 by EXPAL EXPAL will show its offer of solutions in different areas as indirect fire support that include the ammunition, the information systems, the weapons on ground or integrated in vehicle and...

Surveillance Out Of The Box
Monday, June 16, 2014 by Airborne Technologies Airborne Technologies will introduce its newest development - the Self Contained Aerial Reconnaissance Pod (SCAR Pod) - at the upcoming Singapore Airshow....

TACO Antennas to Exhibit at 2014 Eurosatory
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 by TACO Antenna TACO Antennas will be exhibiting at the 2014 Eurosatory exhibition in Paris, France from 16 - 20 June....

Stimson’s Introduction to Airborne Radar 3rd Edition, the “Must-Have” Radar Book for the 21st Century is Now Available
Tuesday, June 03, 2014 by Institution of Engineering and Technology Published under the IET's SciTech Imprint, the third edition of George W Stimson's near-legendary classic book has been fully revised and expanded by an exceptional team of radar experts...

Sarsen Technology May News Round-up
Thursday, May 29, 2014 by Sarsen Technology Sarsen Technology is pleased to be exhibiting at the Embedded Design Show with our friends from DAVE Embedded...

Oxley Receives Order for 140 Shipsets of Lights from Saab
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 by Oxley Group Ltd Oxley has received a production order for the supply of 140 shipsets of lights with delivery starting in August and continuing through to October...

Sarsen Technology April News Roundup
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 by Sarsen Technology Welcome to the April news round-up from Sarsen...


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