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  • 23 September 2008

    US Army Awards Oshkosh $82m Recapitalisation Contract

    The US Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) has awarded a contract valued at more than $82.6m to Oshkosh Defence, a division of the Oshkosh Corporation to recapitalise 292 heavy...

  • 22 September 2008

    Raytheon and Boeing Win US Army Missile Deal

    Raytheon Company and Boeing have been awarded a contract by the US Army to develop a single missile solution for rotary, fixed-wing and unmanned aircraft in a deal worth $125m....

  • 21 September 2008

    Bechtel Wins $6bn Atomic Power Contract

    The US Naval nuclear propulsion programme has announced that Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation (BMPC) has been awarded contracts to operate the Bettis and Knolls Atomic Power Laboratories. The five-year contracts...

  • 18 September 2008

    Nato Defence Ministers Meet in London Today

    Nato's defence ministers are meeting in London today to discuss how to deliver a more efficient and effective NATO security force for the 21st century. Ministers will meet to discuss...

  • 15 September 2008

    US Agrees to sell Bunker Buster Bombs to Israel

    The US has agreed to provide Israel with small-diameter 'bunker buster' bombs after an earlier request for a larger version was turned down. Israel's request for the GBU-28 bunker-busters, which...

  • 15 September 2008

    Iran Begins Air Force Defence Drills

    Iran has launched an intensive three-day programme of defensive Air Force drills across the country. The drills will involve all the air defence units of Iran's ground forces and will...