18 September 2019
UK Business Secretary Andrea Leadsom is investigating a proposed deal that would see Advent International buy UK aerospace giant Cobham citing ‘national security’ concerns.
6 September 2019
The Ministry of Defence (MOD) spent £8.4bn on procuring the Lockheed Martin advanced F-35 fighter jet as of 2018, more than any other programme and £309m more than forecast.
27 August 2019
In a press briefing on Monday, the Department of Defence (DoD) signalled it will not challenge a planned merger between Raytheon and United Technologies (UTC).
24 April 2019
Lockheed Martin has opened a new F-16V Block 70 production line in Greenville, South Carolina, to begin manufacturing the aircraft later this year.
4 February 2019
Many of the world’s top defence companies have released fourth quarter (Q4) and full-year financial results for 2018.
1 February 2019
The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a $1.3bn indefinite-delivery contract to Northrop Grumman to supply Litening advanced targeting pods.
21 December 2018
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp has secured a $3.6bn seven-year contract to provide equipment and support system for Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) systems.
30 November 2018
The UK Government has placed an order for the acquisition of an additional 17 F-35B all-weather stealth jet aircraft, with deliveries scheduled between 2020 and 2022.
9 November 2018
South Korea-based defence company LIG Nex1 has selected Italian aerospace firm Leonardo as its strategic technology partner.
5 November 2018
Kratos Defense and Security Solutions has opened a new unmanned aerial system (UAS) manufacturing facility in Oklahoma City, US.