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Hanwha completes acquisition of Samsung defence units

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTSouth Korea's Hanwha Group has completed its acquisition of the defence units previously owned by Samsung, Hanwha announced on 29 June.Samsung Techwin will now be known as Hanwha Techwin and the affiliat...

ST Electronics reveals 20-m Venus USV concept

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTSingapore Technologies (ST) Electronics, a subsidiary of defence prime ST Engineering, is developing a new 20-m unmanned surface vehicle (USV) under its Venus family of modular and scalable USVs.

Carrier face off: India and China build up their naval aviation

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTAircraft carrier operations represent the apex of flexible naval power projection. Asian rivals China and India have both placed carriers at the centre of their maritime force development plans, using el...

NAVSEA starts search for over-the-horizon weapon for new frigate

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThe US Navy (USN) has taken its first step on the road to acquiring a non-developmental over-the-horizon (OTH) weapon system to meet the requirements of its Frigate (FF) modified Littoral Combat Ship (LC...

Paris Air Show 2015: Harris reveals potentially game-changingly small EW package

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTHarris Corporation detailed its new Disruptor SRx electronic warfare (EW) system at the Paris Air Show.The software-defined, multifunction Disruptor is the smallest reconfigurable solution yet seen on th...

BAE Systems completes Eclipse acquisition for USD10 million

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTBAE Systems has completed the acquisition of Eclipse Electronic Systems, it was announced on 9 June.Eclipse's parent company Esterline revealed the closure of the deal, which will see Eclipse become part...

Advances in COTS enable Logos Technologies to develop new WAMI radar

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsRedkite is a 15.8 kg sensor pod that can process and store data on boardThe WAMI system has a field of view of 3-4 km from 12,000 ft altitudeLogos Technologies has developed a new lightweight w...

Paris Air Show 2015: Boeing continues Hornet line evaluation as international pitches continue

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTBoeing is looking at a number of opportunities to extend serial production of its Super Hornet line, company officials told IHS Jane's on 14 June.The company is currently pursuing a number of internation...

China fields new maritime patrol and anti-submarine Y-8/Y-9 variant

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThe People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) has introduced into service a new maritime patrol and anti-submarine warfare (ASW) variant of the Shaanxi Aircraft Corporation (SAC) Y-8/Y-9 medium transport airc...

India's HAL and BEL sign avionics agreement

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State-owned Indian companies Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) have signed an agreement to collaborate on communications equipment.

Taking the man out of the minefield: MHC programme swims ahead

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsThe MHC programme is aimed at procuring a capability that will in due course replace the RN's legacy MCM and hydrographic capabilitiesAssessment Phase activities are focused on demonstrating an...

X-Band Radar Market Worth $5.08 Billion by 2020

July 2, 2015 According to the new market research report"X-Band Radar Market by Type (Portable & Non-portable), Application (Defense, Government, & Commercial) - Global Forecasts, Trends & Analysis to 2015-2020",P...

India's OIS Aerospace to form aircraft pylon JV with Rafaut

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTNew Delhi-headquartered OIS Aerospace has signed an agreement with French firm Rafaut to form a joint venture (JV) to develop and manufacture pylons for fighter aircraft, a company official told IHS Jane...

Aircraft Seat Actuation Systems Market (Seat Type, Actuator Type & Mechanism Type) worth $ 348.92 Million by 2020

July 2, 2015 July 2, 2015The report "Aircraft Seat Actuation Systems Market by Seat Type (First Class, Business Class, Premium Economy Class, Economy Class), Actuator Type (Electro-mechanical, Others), Mechanism Type (Linear,...

Industry unveils new display options

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTGermany's Elektroniksystem-und Logistik-GmbH (ESG) was one of several manufacturers showing new display options at the 2015 Paris Air Show. Although ESG is fundamentally a software house, a company repre...

Meggitt: Total Voting Rights

July 2, 2015 BRITISH DAILY STOCK REPORTIn conformity with the Disclosure and Transparency Rule 5.6.1, the Company is required to notify the market of the following:As at 1 July 2015, the Company's capital consists of 782,587,...

RADA Electronic Industries is Awarded a Contract for the Upgrade and Production of a UAV Avionic Unit

July 2, 2015 NETANYA, Israel, July 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RADA Electronic Industries of Netanya, Israel (Nasdaq:RADA) announced today that it was awarded a contract from a leading Israeli defense contractor to upgrade a ...

Update: BAE Systems, Terma to collaborate on helmet audio

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTBAE Systems has begun working with Danish defence electronics company Terma to develop improved audio systems for BAE's pilot helmets, it announced on 15 April. The teaming, which aims to produce a demon...

Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand grants trade mark "BAE SYSTEMS" to BAE Systems plc

July 2, 2015 BAE Systems plc, has been granted trademark (988862) titled as "BAE SYSTEMS" from the Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand.Status: RegisteredClass/es: 7 Generators of electricity; electrical power generat...

Pixel perfect: Commercial digital cameras report for duty

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTSince early examples of photography emerged in the 1830s the medium has become a vital military tool. Today's applications for still and motion picture photography include documenting combat operations, ...

Contracts for July 1, 2015

July 2, 2015 July 1, 2015CONTRACTSNAVYHuntington Ingalls Inc., Newport News, Virginia, is being awarded a $75,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for ship repair support on USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and USS Car...

Microsemi's RTG4 Radiation-tolerant FPGAs Win Electron d'Or Award from ElectroniqueS Magazine; High-Speed FPGAs for Signal Processing Applications Recognized in the Defense/Aerospace Category

July 2, 2015  Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC),a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced itsRTG4(TM)high-speed signal processing rad...

Paris Air Show 2015: Schiebel teams with IAI ELTA for COMINT on Camcopter

July 2, 2015 FULL TEXTSchiebel and Israel Aerospace Industries' ELTA Systems are to work on the integration of a communications intelligence (COMINT) and geo-location system on the S-100 Camcopter unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV...

Spoilt for Choice: The Aircraft Interiors Expo 2015

July 1, 2015 India, June 30 -- To use a cliche, the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2015 was the airline industry's "must attend" event of the year.The 16th edition opened at the Hamburg Messe in northern Germany on 14 April 2015 for...

Thermoplastic Composites Market worth $ 9.9 Billion by 2020

July 1, 2015 July 1, 2015The report "Thermoplastic Composites Market by Product Type (SFRT, LFRT, GFRT, CFRT), by Fiber Type (Carbon Composite, Glass Composite, among others), by Application (Transportation, Aerospace & D...

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