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New Zealand receives delivery of integrated security system

New Zealand receives delivery of integrated security system

Saab has delivered recently an integrated electronic security system for the new men’s prison at Wiri, South Auckland in New Zealand.   The Auckland South Corrections Facility, also known more
CARAT Exercise begins in Philippines

CARAT Exercise begins in Philippines

US Navy and Marine Corps along with their Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) counterparts kicked off the 2015 Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercise series during an openin more
Lockheed Martin to deliver flight simulator in Thailand

Lockheed Martin to deliver flight simulator in Thailand

Pan Am International Flight Training Center (Thailand) Limited has selected Lockheed Martin to provide a Boeing B737 Next Generation (NG) full flight simulator for its training center in Southeas more
Australia completes aerial boom refueling trials

Australia completes aerial boom refueling trials

Australian Air Force has completed air-to-air refuelling trials between its KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport and E-7A Wedgetail aircraft.   Conducted in airspace off the coast of northern more
Australia collaborate on counter IED in Afghanistan

Australia collaborate on counter IED in Afghanistan

Australian Ministry of Defence and local industry partners have collaborated to manufacture the first-of-a-kind counter improvised explosive device equipment. Australia continues to be on the cu more
New Zealand Navy Chief visiting India

New Zealand Navy Chief visiting India

Rear Admiral Jack Steer, Chief of Navy, New Zealand (CNNZ) visited Kochi, India from 17 to 20 Jun 15. The visit of the Admiral coincided with the goodwill visit of Her Majesty’s New-Zealand Sh more
India’s latest military training prototype aircraft to be powered by Honeywell engine

India’s latest military training prototype aircraft to be powered by Honeywell engine

Honeywell Aerospace  has been selected by India’s Hindustan Aeronautics Limited to provide the engine for its prototype HTT-40 military training aircraft.   Honeywell’s TPE331-12B turbo more
Paris Airshow: Middle Eastern Customer buys Bell 525 helicopter

Paris Airshow: Middle Eastern Customer buys Bell 525 helicopter

Bell Helicopter at Paris Airshow announced the order of another Bell 525 in VIP configuration to a customer in the Middle East. With over 60 letters of intent for the advanced aircraft around th more
Singapore Airshow 2016: France to expand opportunities in Asia Pacific as Feature Country

Singapore Airshow 2016: France to expand opportunities in Asia Pacific as Feature Country

Singapore Airshow 2016 will welcome France as the Feature Country in the fifth edition of the show, scheduled to take place from 16 to 21 February 2016, at the Changi Exhibition Centre.   Th more
Cobham & GA-ASI to jointly provide UAV life support in UK and Australia

Cobham & GA-ASI to jointly provide UAV life support in UK and Australia

Cobham Aviation Services (Cobham) and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) have signed a Teaming Agreement to create an affiliation covering whole life support arrangements for GA- more
Australia evaluate multi sensor capability of Camcopter UAS

Australia evaluate multi sensor capability of Camcopter UAS

Schiebel´s CAMCOPTER® S-100 Unmanned Air System (UAS) has in a series of flights between 2 and 12 June 2015 successfully demonstrated its multi- sensor capability to the Royal Australian Navy ( more
Paris Airshow: Singaporean Defence Minister visit

Paris Airshow: Singaporean Defence Minister visit

Singapore Minister of State for Defence Dr Mohamad Maliki Bin Osman met with French Minister of Defence and Veteran Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian at the Hôtel de Brienne, Ministère de la Défense, more
Saudi Arabia orders 4 C295W aircraft

Saudi Arabia orders 4 C295W aircraft

Saudi Arabian Ministry of Interior has purchased in open competition, and after carrying out a complete evaluation, four C295W aircraft to enhance its capabilities. The C295W has been chosen base more
Indonesia acquires 2 AS365 N3+ Dauphin helicopters

Indonesia acquires 2 AS365 N3+ Dauphin helicopters

  PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI) has ordered two AS365 N3+ Dauphin helicopters to boost the search and rescue (SAR) capabilities of Indonesia.   Airbus Helicopters will deliver these tw more
Paris Airshow: Jordan enhances ISR capabilities with Thales I-Master radar

Paris Airshow: Jordan enhances ISR capabilities with Thales I-Master radar

Thales announced at Paris Airshow 2015, that they have been selected by the Jordanian Armed Forces to provide further I-Master SAR/GMTI radars for the Royal Jordanian Air Force. The selection fo more
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Indian Naval Ships visit Cambodia & Thailand

Indian Naval Ships visit Cambodia & Thailand

In pursuit of India’s ‘Look East’ and ‘Act East’ policy, the Indian Navy’s Eastern Fleet ships under the command of Rear Admiral Ajendra Bahadur Singh, VSM, Flag Officer Commanding Ea more
Photonis New Scientific Detectors business unit

Photonis New Scientific Detectors business unit

PHOTONIS Technologies, SAS, a multi-national high technology group specializing in photo sensor and electron amplification technologies, announced that it would formally rename its Industry-Scien more
First F-35B aircraft ski-jump launch

First F-35B aircraft ski-jump launch

BAE Systems Test Pilot Pete ‘Wizzer’ Wilson became the first pilot to launch the Lockheed Martin F-35B Short Take Off and Vertical Landing variant from a ski-jump.   The launch took plac more
Paris Airshow: Saft demonstrates leadership in sustainable aviation

Paris Airshow: Saft demonstrates leadership in sustainable aviation

Saft is totally committed to environmental stewardship for aerospace batteries in response to growing calls for greater sustainability within the industry.   Saft, the world’s leading desi more
Paris Airshow: Airbus Helicopters raises rotorcraft standards

Paris Airshow: Airbus Helicopters raises rotorcraft standards

Airbus Helicopters secured orders for 52 rotorcraft during this year’s Paris Air Show, with the H175 seeing its largest order to date. Milestone Aviation Group increased its combined orders and more
F-35B aircraft first release of a UK Paveway IV Bomb

F-35B aircraft first release of a UK Paveway IV Bomb

The F-35 Lightning II program made aviation history June 12 as Royal Air Force (RAF) Test Pilot Squadron Leader Andy Edgell released two inert 500-pound dual mode Paveway IV precision-guided bomb more
Paris Airshow: Thales successfully integrate I-Master radar on Textron Scorpion jet

Paris Airshow: Thales successfully integrate I-Master radar on Textron Scorpion jet

Thales and Textron AirLand announced at the International Paris Air Show 2015, that they have successfully jointly integrated Thales’ I-Master radar on to Textron AirLand’s Scorpion Jet(tm). more
Paris Airshow: TEKEVER & ViaSat to jointly expand UAS missions

Paris Airshow: TEKEVER & ViaSat to jointly expand UAS missions

The TEKEVER Group and ViaSat have announced a strategic alliance to expand the civilian use of unnamed systems with advanced satellite communications. This joint collaboration will bring ViaS more
Paris Airshow: Schiebel & IAI ELTA demonstrate airborne ISR capability on Camcopter ®S-100 UAS

Paris Airshow: Schiebel & IAI ELTA demonstrate airborne ISR capability on Camcopter ®S-100 UAS

  Schiebel and Israel Aerospace Industries’ (IAI) subsidiary ELTA Systems Ltd., are preparing to demonstrate the ELK-7065 3D High Frequency (HF) Band COMINT interception and geo-location s more
Honeywell & Inmarsat to bring high-speed connectivity to airplanes

Honeywell & Inmarsat to bring high-speed connectivity to airplanes

Honeywell Aerospace and Inmarsat have successfully completed the first phase of hardware and satellite network flight tests for GX Aviation broadband services for in-flight wireless connectivit more
Paris Airshow: Thales & DCI to jointly offer electronic warfare training

Paris Airshow: Thales & DCI to jointly offer electronic warfare training

Thales and DCI have joined forces to deliver high-level training in electronic warfare. Through this partnership, the two companies will combine their skills and offer comprehensive and innovativ more
Paris Airshow: Canada certifies UFM to protect engines on Sikorsky S-61, H-3 helicopters

Paris Airshow: Canada certifies UFM to protect engines on Sikorsky S-61, H-3 helicopters

Donaldson Aerospace & Defense, a subsidiary of Donaldson Company announced that Transport Canada has certified its Universal Filter Module (UFM) engine filtration system for installation and more
Army 2015: Russian Helicopters showcases new military models

Army 2015: Russian Helicopters showcases new military models

Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) is taking part in the international military technology forum Army-2015, which runs from 16 to 19 June in Kubinka, Moscow Region. Participan more
Paris Airshow: Elbit Systems showcase digital helmet mounted display capabilities

Paris Airshow: Elbit Systems showcase digital helmet mounted display capabilities

At the 2015 Paris Airshow, Elbit Systems showcased in its booth the Digital Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System (DJHMCS), an RCEVS system.   DJHMCS is an improved helmet mounted display (HMD more
Paris Airshow: UTC Aerospace offers reliable and efficient capabilities for military aircraft

Paris Airshow: UTC Aerospace offers reliable and efficient capabilities for military aircraft

UTC Aerospace Systems has a proud history of providing defense customers with safe, reliable and efficient content. The company’s latest component and systems upgrades enhance safety and pe more
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