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15 October 2018
Industry News

Engility wins contract to provide support services for USAF’s JRE-TEP
The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a contract to engineering services company Engility Holdings for the service’s joint range extension (JRE) tactical equipment package (JTEP) system.

USAF 563rd RQG realigns to 355th Fighter Wing at Davis-Monthan AFB
The US Air Force’s (USAF) 563rd Rescue Group (RQG) has been realigned from the 23rd Wing assigned to the Moody Air Force Base (AFB) to the 355th Fighter Wing stationed at Davis-Monthan AFB.

Boeing launches production line for Qatar’s Apache fleet
Boeing has launched a production line for the development of Apache attack helicopters for the Qatari Amiri Air Forces.

InstantEye Robotics unveils new InstantEye Mk-3 small UAS
US-based aerospace company InstantEye Robotics has introduced the new line of combat-proven InstantEye Mk-3 unmanned aerial systems (UAS).

Press Releases

Trelleborg Showcases Buoyancy Materials at Oceans 2018
Trelleborg’s applied technologies operation will exhibit its range of buoyancy materials at Oceans 2018 in Charleston, South Carolina, from 22-25 October.

EXPAL Presents Latest Developments at AUSA 2018
EXPAL USA will showcase its latest developments and technologies to support Armed Forces’ current and future requirements at the AUSA 2018 Annual Meeting and Exposition held in Washington between 8-10 October.

VPT’s Breakthrough Power Converter Design Awarded US Patent
VPT is constantly developing new and innovative power conversion solutions for avionics, military, space, and industrial applications. We are proud to announce that one of our recent breakthrough designs has been awarded a US patent. This is a testament to the ingenuity and expertise of our engineers who continually push the boundaries of power conversion technology.

SMART Global Holdings Assigns Broadcom Vice President Bryan Ingram to its Board of Directors
SMART Global Holdings, parent company of SMART Modular Technologies, has recently assigned Bryan Ingram, Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Wireless Semiconductor Division of Broadcom, to its board of directors and Compensation Committee as of 2 October 2018.

VPT Technical Videos
VPT is pleased to be a member of the engineering community, providing useful technical resources to other engineers worldwide.

White Papers

Providing Performance at Every Level for Planes
As a world leader in engineered polymer solutions, Trelleborg is able to seal, damp and protect critical applications in demanding environments.

Security Features for Solid State Drives in Defence Applications
There are various methods for data protection and elimination in Flash solid state drives (SSDs), depending on the security level required within each application.

Future of the Japanese Defence Industry
This report offers insights into the market opportunities and entry strategies adopted by foreign OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) to gain a market share in the Japanese defence industry.

SoftekSim Flight Simulator Solutions for General Aviation and Military Pilot Training
SoftekSim is a European flight simulator manufacturer whose product range includes flight simulators from FNPT II certification level to type specific flight training devices.

AMA Containerised Solutions for Ground Fuel Handling
The CSDS and MSA systems are two of the most successful products among AMA Spa's various containerised solutions.

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