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Saudi industry preparing for new modernisation effort

April 2, 2015


Saudi defence and security companies are preparing to play a major role in the country's defence modernisation efforts, senior Saudi defence sources have told IHS Jane's .

AsPac attack: light-strike aircraft prove their worth

April 2, 2015 FULL TEXTFew world regions are better suited to the light-strike aircraft's long legs, deep magazines, and low costs than the Asia Pacific.Taking in nearly 50 countries from India in the west to the Polynesian is...

Ultra Electronics Holdings drops to two-year low on extraordinary volume 31 March, 2015

April 2, 2015 DAILY ADR AND DEPOSITORY RECEIPT REPORTUnsponsored Ultra Electronics Holdings Plc (OT:UEHPY), the ADR market's 7th largest Aerospace & Defense company by market cap, traded at its twenty-nine-month low of US$...

ELTA Systems develops new surveillance aircraft

April 2, 2015 FULL TEXTELTA Systems has launched a Multi-mission Airborne Ground Surveillance aircraft based on the Gulfstream G280 business jet.Speaking at the IQPC Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management conference in London, ...

Northrop Grumman selected to provide SEWIP Block 3 for USN ships

April 2, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsSEWIP Block 3 extends the EW suite to include EA capability improvementsSource selection took nearly 24 months due to the complexity of the programmeNorthrop Grumman announced on 5 March that i...

Esterline Selects New Investor Relations Director and Treasurer

April 2, 2015 Esterline Corporation (www.esterline.com) (NYSE: ESL), a leading global specialty manufacturer primarily serving the aerospace and defense markets, has announced the selection of Julie Albrecht to serve as the c...

Mikros Systems Announces 2014 Results: Record Profits and Backlog

April 2, 2015 AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORT[News Story]PRINCETON, N.J., March 31, 2015 Mikros Systems Corporation (OTCQB:MKRS), an advanced technology company which designs and manufactures specialized electronic systems for the...

Elbit Systems U.S. Subsidiary Integrates Color Helmet Display and Tracking Systems on U.S. Navy MH-60S Seahawk Test Aircraft

April 2, 2015 Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE:ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced today that its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, ("Elbit Systems of America") was awarded a contract from Science A...

UPDATE: Northrop Grumman selected to provide SEWIP Block 3 for USN ships

April 2, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsSEWIP Block 3 extends the EW suite to include EA capability improvementsSource selection took nearly 24 months due to the complexity of the programmeNorthrop Grumman announced on 5 March that i...

Raytheon, DRS team for Army's 3rd Generation IFLIR B-Kit; Partnership offers low-risk schedule, plan for land combat systems

April 2, 2015 Building on their combined platform integration experience, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and DRS Technologies have entered into a teaming agreement for the U.S. Army's 3rd Generation Improved Forward Looking Infr...

Angola to receive Su-30K fighters from Russia in 2015

April 2, 2015


Russia is to supply Angola with Sukhoi Su-30K 'Flanker-D' fighter aircraft later in the year, a military-diplomatic source told IHS Jane's .

Raytheon Awarded $700 million NORAD Contract

April 2, 2015 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $700 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support threat warnings and assessments for the North American Aerospace Defense Command Cheyenne Mounta...

Rheinmetall advances Skyranger 35 turret

April 2, 2015 FULL TEXTRheinmetall Air Defence is ramping up the development of its Oerlikon Skyranger 35 Autonomous Air Defence Shooter (AADS) remote-controlled turret (RCT).Skyranger 35 has been designed to primarily counter...

Elbit Systems of America Integrates Color Helmet Display and Tracking System on US Navy MH-60S Seahawk Test Aircraft; Elbit Systems of America bringing improved situational awareness to the US Navy.

April 2, 2015 Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., was awarded a contract from Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC) to install, integrate, and support flight evaluations of ...

Saab to provide Malaysia with ESP system

April 2, 2015 FULL TEXTSwedish defence and security group Saab was awarded on 19 March a letter of award from the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) to supply an electronic surveillance payload (ESP) system.

TRADE NEWS: Keysight Technologies' Signal Studio Software Simplifies Multi-Emitter Scenario Generation for Aerospace/Defense Applications

April 2, 2015 Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) today announced N7660B Signal Studio for multi-emitter scenario generation (MESG). The software provides aerospace/defense engineers with performance-optimized, Keysight-va...

L-3 Linkabit delivers SWaP designed modem

April 2, 2015 FULL TEXTL-3 Linkabit announced at Satellite 2015 in Washington, DC, that it has delivered its low size, weight and power (SWaP) MPM-2000 network-centric waveform modem - which has been designed for combat vehicl...

Gen. Ahmed Asiri says, in today's briefing, that the Coalition forces continue to devastate all moving objects, particularly around Aden, Al-Dhalea and Shabwa 6 Riyadh

April 2, 2015 In reply to a question on the impact of electronic warfare on the military operation, Brig. Asiri said that the military organization mechanism takes into account all dimensions and are prepared before, during an...

Firan Technology Group Corporation ("FTG") Announces Its Circuits-Toronto Facility Increased Its Qualification By The U.S. Department Of Defense to Include Flexible and Rigid Flex Circuit Boards

April 2, 2015 Firan Technology Group Corporation (TSX:FTG) announced today that its Circuits - Toronto facility has added flexible and rigid flex printed circuit boards to its qualification under Military Specification MIL-PRF...

ST Engineering posts declines in group revenues and profit

April 2, 2015 FULL TEXTSingapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering) has posted lower annual revenues and profit, although the group's defence sales have held up.The group said total revenues in 2014 edged down 1% to SGD...

North American SWIR Market is Estimated to Reach $28.23 Million by 2019 A Report by MicroMarket Monitor

April 2, 2015 The North American SWIR market report defines and segments the concerned market in the region with analysis and forecast of the market size in terms of value. This market was valued at $15.97 million in 2014 and ...

Outsourcing: commercial operators consolidate fast air

April 2, 2015 FULL TEXTAir force decision makers must maintain a complex equilibrium: balancing evolving security challenges and coalition undertakings - that require significant air policing and front line operational commitm...

Wins $15 Million Royal Canadian Air Force Contract For The Provision Of Airworthiness, Engineering And Program Support

April 1, 2015 CALIAN TECHNOLOGIES LTD ("CTY-T;CLNFF-0") - Wins $15 Million Royal Canadian Air Force Contract For The - Provision Of Airworthiness, Engineering And Program Support(All amounts in this release are in Canadian Dol...

Saab Receives Follow-on Orders for Self-protection Systems for the Indian Dhruv Helicopter

April 1, 2015 Saab's Integrated Defensive Aids Suite (IDAS) protects crew by enhancing platform survivability in sophisticated, diverse and dense threat environments. The system provides timely warning against radar, laser and...

Simon McElrea CEO Semblant

April 1, 2015 Semblant today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Simon McElrea as Chief Executive Officer. Simon previously held the position of VP of Marketing, Intellectual Property & Licensing at Energou...

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