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Report: Budget cuts make the UK defence market less attractive for foreign OEMs

Consistent cuts in defence spending by the UK government make the defence market less attractive for foreign original equipment manufacturers (OEM), according to a report by Strategic...

Report: Budget cuts make the UK defence market less attractive for foreign OEMs

Report: South African defence sector expected to grow over five years

South African defence spending is predicted to record a CAGR of 1.83% during 2017-21, according to a report by Strategic Defence Intelligence (SDI)....

Report: South African defence sector expected to grow over five years

Deals this week: Honeywell, Raytheon, American Systems Corporation

Honeywell has received a $75m contract from the US Air Force for a joint government and industry...

Deals this week: Honeywell, Raytheon, American Systems Corporation

Deals this week: L-3 National Security Solutions, Airbus, UTC Aerospace Systems

L-3 National Security Solutions has secured a $445m contract from the US Air Force to provide modernisation, maintenance and operations for the Air Force Satellite Control Network (AFSCN) until...

Deals this week: L-3 National Security Solutions, Airbus, UTC Aerospace Systems

Report: Indian defence spending to grow at steady pace

India's defence spending is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.65% in the next five years to reach $55.4bn by 2021, according to a report by Strategic Defence Intelligence...

Report: Indian defence spending to grow at steady pace

Deals this week: Quickstep Holdings, Meggitt Safety Systems, American Systems Corporation

A $21.49m contract has been awarded to Meggitt Safety Systems for the delivery of two-seat canopy actuators for the F-16 Fighting Falcon multi-role fighter aircraft, operated by the US Air...

Deals this week: Quickstep Holdings, Meggitt Safety Systems, American Systems Corporation

Deals this week: Thales SA, Saint-Gobain, Boeing

French defence company, Thales SA has issued 0.75% fixed-rate bonds due 07 June 2023 and carrying a coupon rate of 0.75% through a public...

Deals this week: Thales SA, Saint-Gobain, Boeing

Report: Huge investments in indigenous defence manufacturing to reduce China’s reliance on imports

China continues to invest heavily in developing domestic military manufacturing capabilities to become self-reliant, says a report by Strategic Defence Inetlligence (SDI). China’s efforts...

Report: Huge investments in indigenous defence manufacturing to reduce China’s reliance on imports

M&As this week: Aerostar, United Flexible Technologies

Aerostar Aerospace Manufacturing, LLC has purchased US-based precision component manufacturer Warmelin Precision Products in order to expand its...

M&As this week: Aerostar, United Flexible Technologies

Deals this week: Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation, S&K Aerospace LLC

Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., a subsidiary of Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc., has announced senior notes offering to raise $300m, which will be used to buy back its outstanding senior notes due...

Deals this week: Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation, S&K Aerospace LLC

Report: Military aircraft engines market to witness moderate growth in the next ten years

The global market for military aircraft engines is anticipated to witness a moderate compound annual growth rate of 2.6% in the next ten years to reach $11.2bn in value by 2026, according to a...

Report: Military aircraft engines market to witness moderate growth in the next ten years

Deals this week: BAE Systems, Boeing, Allegheny Technologies

UK-based company BAE Systems plc has announced a partnership with Japanese information and communications solutions provider Fujitsu Limited, for the development of cyber threat intelligence...

Deals this week: BAE Systems, Boeing, Allegheny Technologies

Deals of the week: Cubic Global Defense, North American Surveillance Systems, L-3 Communications Holdings

A $200m, five-year contract has been awarded by the US Air Force Research Laboratory to Cubic Global Defense (CGD) and three other...

Deals of the week: Cubic Global Defense, North American Surveillance Systems, L-3 Communications Holdings

Deals of the week: Cobham plc, FLYHT Aerospace Solutions

Cobham plc is expected to seek rights issue to raise $722.81m in the second quarter of this...

Deals of the week: Cobham plc, FLYHT Aerospace Solutions

USAF's B-52 bombers conduct sortie with French Air Force

The US Air Force's (USAF) B-52 Stratofortress bombers have conducted a long-range exercise with the French Air...

USAF's B-52 bombers conduct sortie with French Air Force

Nato and partner air forces conduct exercise over the Baltic region

Nato and partner air forces have completed a joint military exercise code-named Exercise Ramstein Alloy at Amari Air Base in...

Nato and partner air forces conduct exercise over the Baltic region

AFMC to establish new team to aid Third Offset strategy

The Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) has unveiled plans to establish a multi-disciplinary Air Force team at the Air Force Research Laboratory to help carry the US Air Force (USAF) to Third...

AFMC to establish new team to aid Third Offset strategy

DCCA secures contract to upgrade USAF's communication network

Information technology services provider Data Computer Corporation of America (DCCA) has secured a contract to modernise the main communication system of the US Air Force...

DCCA secures contract to upgrade USAF's communication network

Lockheed Martin to supply additional JASSM to USAF

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a $116.8m contract to Lockheed Martin for the production of the joint air-to-surface standoff missile (JASSM) and its extended range (ER)...

Lockheed Martin to supply additional JASSM to USAF

Denmark to engage in combat operations against ISIS

Denmark will expand it's military mission in Syria, as part of a US-led coalition fighting against ISIS in the...

Denmark to engage in combat operations against ISIS

BAE Systems and AIROD partner to upgrade RMAF Hawk Aircraft

BAE Systems has entered into a strategic partnership with Malaysia's aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) centre AIROD to upgrade avionic systems on the Royal Malaysia Air Force...

BAE Systems and AIROD partner to upgrade RMAF Hawk Aircraft