Wire News provided by   
Lexis Nexis

Hot on the Wire

Curtiss-Wright Announces Sale of Engineered Packaging Business

July 3, 2015 CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) today announced that it has sold substantially all of the assets and liabilities of its Engineered Packaging business to Atre...

Astronics Corporation Powers Bell 525 Relentless First Flight

July 3, 2015 EAST AURORA, N.Y., July 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ:ATRO), a leading supplier of products to the global aerospace, defense, electronics and semiconductor industries, today announced ...

Orbital ATK Earns Support Contract for Its Common Munitions Built-in-Test Reprogramming Equipment; CMBRE Continues to Support U.S. Military and Allied Nations

July 3, 2015 Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, has received a $25 million 5-year contract from the Automated Test Systems Division, Agile Combat Support Directorate, at Robin...

X-Band Radar Market Worth $5.08 Billion by 2020

July 3, 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...

Thales in its biggest trailing week loss for 3 weeks 02 July, 2015 17:30 CEST

July 2, 2015 FRENCH DAILY STOCK REPORTThales (FR:HO), France's 2nd largest Aerospace & Defense company by market cap, decreased EUR1.02 (or 1.8%) from its last traded date of July 01, 2015 to close at EUR54.44. In the pas...

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...

Ultra Electronics Holdings in its biggest trailing week loss for 4 months 02 July, 2015 16:30 BST

July 2, 2015 BRITISH DAILY STOCK REPORTUltra Electronics Holdings PLC (L:ULE), the 6th largest Aerospace & Defense company by market cap in the United Kingdom, decreased GBX22.0 (or 1.2%) from its last traded date of July...

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...

-DDC Expands Power Solutions Capabilities with the Acquisition of Emrise Electronics Ltd

July 2, 2015 Bohemia, New York - Data Device Corporation (DDC), a leader in high reliability Connectivity, Power, and Control solutions, today announced that it has expanded its power solutions capabilities with the acquisiti...

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...

Aselsan lifts 2.2% on average volume 02 July, 2015 16:30 EEST

July 2, 2015 TURKISH DAILY STOCK REPORTAselsan (ISE:ASELS), Turkey's largest Aerospace & Defense company by market cap, lifted 30.0 kurus (or 2.2%) from its last traded date of July 01, 2015 to close at TRY14.25. Compared...

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...

Lockheed Martin's Electronic Warfare Pod Delivers Proven Ability to Protect and Control the Electromagnetic Spectrum

July 2, 2015 July 2, 2015WASHINGTON - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is testing an electronic warfare pod in the company's advanced anechoic chamber. The pod is designed to fit a variety of platforms, and is a self-contained ele...

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...

DDC Acquires Emrise Electronics

July 2, 2015 2 July 2015 - US-based private equity firm Behrman Capital's portfolio company Data Device Corporation (DDC) has acquired US-based defense and aerospace electronic devices and communications equipment maker ...

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...

-Airbus Defence and Space celebrates 60th anniversary in radar technology in Germany

July 2, 2015 For exactly 60 years now, the Airbus Defence and Space location in Ulm has been the 'radar stronghold' in Germany and a centre for international radar technology. The anniversary celebrated now goes back to the t...

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

July 2, 2015


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

Meggitt: Transaction in Own Shares

July 2, 2015 BRITISH DAILY STOCK REPORTMeggitt PLC ("Meggitt") announces today that it has purchased the following number of its ordinary shares of five pence each on the London Stock Exchange from Morgan Stanley & Co. In...

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...

Littelfuse launches six new series of upscreened TVS diodes

July 2, 2015 The 5KP/15KPA/30KPA-HR and 5KP/15KPA/30KPA-HRA Series High-Reliability TVS Diodes are designed specifically to protect sensitive electronic equipment from voltage transients induced by lightning surges and other ...

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,...

All Access Sponsors

Mil & Aero Magazine

June 2015
Volume 26, Issue 6

Download Our Apps




Connect With Us


Military & Aerospace Electronics

Weekly newsletter covering technical content, breaking news and product information

Cyber Security

Monthly newsletter covering cyber warfare, cyber security, information warfare, and information security technologies, products, contracts, and procurement opportunities

Defense Executive

Monthly newsletter covering business news and strategic insights for executive managers

Electronic Warfare

Quarterly newsletter covering technologies and applications in electronic warfare, cyber warfare, optical warfare, and spectrum warfare.

Embedded Computing Report

Monthly newsletter covering news on embedded computing in aerospace, defense and industrial-rugged applications

Unmanned Vehicles

Monthly newsletter covering news updates for designers of unmanned vehicles