Press Releases

Achieving a milestone in its launch year, Global Defence Technology magazine has been shortlisted as a finalist at the Digital Magazine...

Global Defence Technology Magazine Shortlisted for Digital Magazine Awards 2011

ISO Group announced today the hiring of David Hahn as vice president of business development. David joins ISO Group with an extensive background in prime contractor / government contracting...

ISO Group Defense & Aerospace Hires Vice President of Business Development

CONTROP has recently launched the new FOX 1400 thermal imaging (TI) camera as part of the sophisticated SPIDER LR long-range system. This new product joins the FOX Family of thermal...

CONTROP's FOX Family of Unique Thermal Imaging Cameras

CONTROP Precision Technologies promotes the DSP-1 EO/IR stabilized payload worldwide. The DSP-1 is a high-resolution, high-performance EO/IR dual sensor stabilized payload. The DSP-1...

CONTROP's DSP-1 EO/IR Stabilized Payload for Helicopters, UAVs and A/C

A new member to the CONTROP family of STAMP stabilised miniature payloads is the T-STAMP triple sensor stabilised payload. The T-STAMP includes day/night observation cameras and a laser...

CONTROP's New T-STAMP and TD-STAMP are Launched

CONTROP's SPEED-A payload has been delivered to an additional customer for surveillance applications. The SPEED-A has unique capabilities which were specifically developed for use on...

CONTROP Supplies Additional Customer with SPEED-A for Surveillance on Aerostats

CONTROP Precision Technologies recently supplied the air force (of an undisclosed country in South America) with the SHAPO system for installation on an airship to monitor environmental events,...

CONTROP's SHAPO Camera Payload on Air Force Airship in South America

CONTROP has added a new product, which was recently developed and has already being procured: the new M-STAMP is a multi-sensor payload for small UAVs. Due to the fact that SUAV manufacturers...

CONTROP's New M-STAMP is Launched

Despite a relatively small defence budget, Nigeria's military spending is set to grow, with expenditure expected to reach $2.8bn by 2015, finds Strategic Defence Intelligence. New research*...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Reports on Future Nigerian Defence Expenditure

Strategic Defence Intelligence explores why, despite avoiding the funding cuts that have affected the rest of the UK military, the Special Air Service (SAS) is experiencing a drop in...

Special Forces Recruitment Takes Impact of Back-to-Back Fighting

FN Herstal will introduce its newly developed FN Fire Control Unit to the Turkish market at the IDEF trade show being held in Istanbul from 10-13 May 2011. The FN Fire Control Unit: First...

FN Herstal Will Exhibit New FN Fire Control Unit at IDEF 2011

Nationwide Structures' modular and freestanding tower is ideal for remote locations and temporary observation posts. No anchors, footings or concrete pads are required and the tower will...

Nationwide Structures Unveils Modular and Freestanding Tower

Recent unrest in the Middle East has prompted suggestions that the UK is carrying out its planned defence cuts at the worst possible time, reports Strategic Defence Intelligence. Over...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Reports on Timing of UK Defence Cuts

Oxley Developments has been selected to supply its innovative, dual-mode LED lighting to illuminate the crew quarters in Foxhound, the new British armed forces patrol vehicle. Foxhound is...

Oxley Secures Lighting Contract for Foxhound

Argentina, similar to other Latin American countries, is increasing its defence budget at a robust pace according to a new report form Strategic Defence Intelligence. The defence budget,...

Argentina to Increase Defence Spending Reports Strategic Defence Intelligence

Since science fiction first came up with the concept of robots, it has been assumed that, at some point in the future, human troops will be joined on the front line by anthropomorphic, or...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Investigates the Shape of Future Robots

The mass protests in the Middle East and North Africa have succeeded in overthrowing the leadership of oppressive regimes in Tunisia and Egypt, with potentially more to follow. Observers...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Investigates Outcomes of Political Unrest

Barely a week goes by without researchers announcing a new 'invisibility cloak' or 'cloaking device' (depending on whether they read Harry Potter or watch Star Trek) that could...

Strategic Defence Intelligence Investigates 'Invisibility' Technology

Belgium-based FN Herstal is pleased to announce that the FN MINIMI™ 5.56 has been selected as the new light machine gun for the Norwegian Armed Forces. The Norwegian Defence...

Norwegian Armed Forces Adopt FN MINIMI™ Machine Gun

Small arms manufacturer FN Herstal has issued the list of trade shows the Company will attend in 2011. 8-9 February: INTERNATIONAL ARMOURED VEHICLES, London, UK 20-24 February: IDEX, Abu...

2011 Trade Shows for FN HERSTAL

A recent study carried out by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), about the potential effects of attacks on computer systems, suggests the risk of a true 'cyberwar'...

Hype Surrounding Cyberwarfare May Be Excessive but the Risk is Real
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