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Report: Force modernisation to raise French defence spending

The military modernisation efforts by France will increase the nation’s defence expenditure in the next five years, says a report by Strategic Defence Intelligence...

Report: Force modernisation to raise French defence spending

Deals this week: ViaSat, ECAPS, Seyer Industries

The US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center has announced an $88m modification to the Network Centric Solutions-2 (NETCENTS-2) contracts that were awarded to 12 small...

Deals this week: ViaSat, ECAPS, Seyer Industries

Report: Thailand’s defence budget to rise to $6.9bn by 2021

The Thai defence budget is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.06% to reach $6.9bn by 2021, says a report by Strategic Defence Intelligence...

Report: Thailand’s defence budget to rise to $6.9bn by 2021

Deals this week: SAIC, Grob Aircraft, Technica Corporation

Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) has won an $86m task order to provide the US Air Force with subject matter...

Deals this week: SAIC, Grob Aircraft, Technica Corporation

Deals this week: BAE Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Composite Engineering

The UK Ministry of Defence has awarded a ten-year support contract worth $2.78bn to BAE...

Deals this week: BAE Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Composite Engineering

Deals this week: Pratt & Whitney, L-3 Communications, GE Aviation

Pratt & Whitney has received an $873.14m contract for the design, development and manufacture of turbofan adaptive engines in 45,000lb...

Deals this week: Pratt & Whitney, L-3 Communications, GE Aviation

UK Typhoon with P3E weapons fit to participate in RIAT and Farnborough shows

A UK Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft with full Phase 3 Enhancement (P3E) weapons is set to participate in this year's Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) and Farnborough International Air...

UK Typhoon with P3E weapons fit to participate in RIAT and Farnborough shows

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

Deals this week: IBM, General Electric, Helicopter Tech

A $319.6m contract has been awarded to IBM Corporation to support the Defence Commissary Agency’s commissary advanced resale transaction system...

Deals this week: IBM, General Electric, Helicopter Tech

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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