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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

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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, ...

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...

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...

Thales lifts 2.4% on firm volume 01 July, 2015 17:30 CEST

July 1, 2015 FRENCH DAILY STOCK REPORTThales (FR:HO), France's 2nd largest Aerospace & Defense company by market cap, lifted EUR1.30 (or 2.4%) from its last traded date of June 30, 2015 to close at EUR55.46, ending a four...

Teledyne Technologies increases 0.7% on weak volume 01 July, 2015 16:00 EDT

July 1, 2015 AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORTTeledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:TDY), NYSE's 9th largest Aerospace company by market cap, increased 77.0c (or 0.7%) from its last traded date of June 30, 2015 to close at US$10...

Luso Electronics adds ultra compact, high performance, high voltage products from HVM Technology to portfolio

July 1, 2015 July 1, 2015London - Luso Electronics http://www.lusoelectronics.com has been chosen as a European distributor for US based HVM Technology, http://www.hvmtech.com a manufacturer of miniature multi-output high vol...

Greenhouse Gas Determinations: Emissions from Aircraft Cause or Contribute to Air Pollution that May Reasonably Be Anticipated to Endanger Public Health and Welfare

July 1, 2015

Northrop Grumman Appoints Jeanie Wade Vice President, Service Center Operations

July 1, 2015 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Jeanie Wade as vice president, service center operations.  She will report to Mark Caylor, corporate vice president, president of Enterprise Services an...

-Airbus Defence and Space leader in radar technology in Germany for 60 years

July 1, 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 ti...

Ultra Electronics Holdings rises 0.9% from 14-day low 01 July, 2015 16:30 BST

July 1, 2015 BRITISH DAILY STOCK REPORTUltra Electronics Holdings PLC (L:ULE), the 6th largest Aerospace & Defense company by market cap in the United Kingdom, was up 0.9% from its 14-day low of GBX1,759.99 on 01 July, 20...

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