MENU

Asia News

Australia commemorates loss of first Submarine

Australia commemorates loss of first Submarine

Australian Navy  has commemorated the 100th anniversary of the disappearance of its first submarine, HMAS AE1, with memorial services in Papua New Guinea and across Australia. In a ceremony held more
Australia concludes multinational Naval Exercise KAKADU 2014

Australia concludes multinational Naval Exercise KAKADU 2014

  Australian Navy’s concluded the largest maritime warfare exercise KAKADU, which held from 25 August to 12 September after a final week of war games off the coast of Darwin. It involved e more
Saab expands its presence in Indonesia

Saab expands its presence in Indonesia

Saab has further strengthened its relationship with Indonesia by launching a website dedicated to covering its activities in Indonesia in both English and Bahasa. Saab brings to Indonesia world l more
India receives 5th P 8I aircraft

India receives 5th P 8I aircraft

Boeing delivered the fifth P-8I maritime patrol aircraft to India, as part of a contract for eight aircraft to support the Indian Navy’s maritime patrol requirements. Boeing is building India more
Pakistan appoints new Director General DEPO

Pakistan appoints new Director General DEPO

Major General Agha Masood Akram, HI(M), has taken over charge as Director General of DEPO, Pakistan. Major General Agha Masood Akram was commissioned from Pakistan Military Academy Kakul in 1982 more
Koran Aerospace Industries to procure aircraft batteries from Saft

Koran Aerospace Industries to procure aircraft batteries from Saft

As per the recent news release, Saft has received orders for maintenance-free nickel-based batteries for military aircraft applications on the KAI T-50/A-50 series aircraft to Korea Aerospace Ind more
IDEX UAE: Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee to showcase new innovations

IDEX UAE: Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee to showcase new innovations

IDEX LLC has entered a partnership agreement with The Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee’s (TDC) Takamul innovation support program for the upcoming IDEX 2015. The new partnership betwe more
04sep14_nr2

9th India-Singapore Defence Policy Dialogue

India’s Defence Secretary Radha Krishna Mathur, who is visiting Singapore from 3 to 4 September 2014, co-chaired the 9th India-Singapore Defence Policy Dialogue (DPD) with Permanent Secreta more
03sep14_nr

Singapore and China Conduct Bilateral Naval Exercise

The Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) Formidable-class frigate RSS Intrepid and the People’s Liberation Army (Navy) (PLA(N)) Jiangkai II-class frigate Yulin conducted a bilateral naval ex more
Pakistan receives final delivery of upgraded F-16 aircrafts

Pakistan receives final delivery of upgraded F-16 aircrafts

Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) has delivered the last four F-16 aircraft to Pakistan Air Force (PAF) under Pakistan F-16 Modernization Program, at a ceremony held at TAI’s facilities more
India commissions Fast Patrol Vessel ICGS Abhiraj

India commissions Fast Patrol Vessel ICGS Abhiraj

The Indian Coast Guard Ship ‘Abhiraj, the fourth in the series of 20 Fast Patrol Vessels (FPVs), designed and built by Cochin Shipyard Limited, was commissioned on 02 Sep 2014 at Tuticorin by V more
Indonesian naval frigate visiting India

Indonesian naval frigate visiting India

Indonesian Naval ship KRI Bung Tomo (Multi-Role Light frigate) is currently visiting Indian naval port Kochi. Inducted into Indonesian Navy at UK recently, KRI Bung Tomo frigate is on enroute pas more
10

Indo-Russian Joint Air Force Exercise (Avia Indra-2014) at Astrakhan

With the aim to strengthen Indo-Russian ties, Ex Avia Indra-2014 commenced today at Astrakhan region, near the Caspian Sea in Russia. The Exercise will go on till 05 September 2014. Ex Avia Indra more
Maritime surveillance a growing requirements of the Asia Pacific

Maritime surveillance a growing requirements of the Asia Pacific

There are several territorial disputes in the South China Sea between many of the countries in south-east Asia. One common denominator is China. As it struggles to cope with the energy needs of i more
India commissions first indigenously built stealth anti-submarine warfare ship

India commissions first indigenously built stealth anti-submarine warfare ship

Breaking new grounds in the making of warships, India  commissioned the first indigenously built stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare Corvette, INS Kamorta, at an impressive ceremony at Visakhapatnam more
...more asia news

International News

Norway receives first CV90 STING vehicle

Norway receives first CV90 STING vehicle

BAE System delievered CV90 STING to Norway under a contract to upgrade the Norwegian Army. BAE system was awarded the contract in June 2012 to upgrade and deliver a total of 144 CV90 vehicles to more
African Aerospace: Tellumat to display communications technology solutions

African Aerospace: Tellumat to display communications technology solutions

Tellumat will be showcasing its latest offerings for the 7th time in this year’s African Aerospace and Defence exhibition AAD 2014, which will take place from the 17-21 September 2014 in Centur more
UAV Show Europe: Sagem showcases drone innovation

UAV Show Europe: Sagem showcases drone innovation

  Sagem is showcasing its latest developments in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), for both civil and military applications  at the UAV Show Europe 2014 at the Bordeaux Mérignac airport, fro more
FLIR releases new OEM thermal imaging core Muon™

FLIR releases new OEM thermal imaging core Muon™

FLIR Systems has announced its latest thermal imaging core, Muon™, which is designed specifically for volume OEMs capable of integrating uncooled FPAs into their own camera solutions. FLIR has more
Russian Ansat helicopter wins grand prix in Mil Cup helicopter race

Russian Ansat helicopter wins grand prix in Mil Cup helicopter race

The flight crew of a Russian-made Ansat multi-purpose light helicopter produced by Russian Helicopters (a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec) was awarded the grand prix pr more
C 17 aircraft achieves airlift capability mission milestone

C 17 aircraft achieves airlift capability mission milestone

Boeing has supported more than 1,000 missions for the Strategic Airlift Capability (SAC) program’s fleet of three C-17 airlifters, achieving a mission capable rate of nearly 94 percent during t more
MSPO Poland: Amsafe Bridport to launch RPG armour system

MSPO Poland: Amsafe Bridport to launch RPG armour system

AmSafe Bridport announces the signing of a cooperation agreement with Polish defence company UMO, to work together to launch AmSafe Bridport’s Tarian® rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) more
E2D northrop grumman

Northrop Grumman, US Navy jointly Conduct E-2D aerial refueling design review

The Northrop Grumman and U.S. Navy team has successfully conducted the preliminary design review (PDR) for its E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Aerial Refueling system, proceeding to its critical design rev more
Sweden receive delivery of IRIS-T Series Missile

Sweden receive delivery of IRIS-T Series Missile

Sweden has received delivery of IRIS-T Series Production Missile which will enter service in a Swedish Armed Forces Ground Based Air Defence (GBAD) Regiment. IRIS-T program partner Sweden is the more
African Aerospace & LandForces Australia: Thermoteknix to display thermal imaging technology

African Aerospace & LandForces Australia: Thermoteknix to display thermal imaging technology

British company Thermoteknix are presenting cutting edge Thermal Imaging Technology at Africa Aerospace & Defence, South Africa and LandForces, Australia. Thermoteknix are showcasing their g more
collins class aus mod

Australian to upgrade Defence Force navigation warfare capability

Australian Government approved of a critical project to upgrade and enhance the protected Global Positioning System (GPS) capability of the Australian Defence Force. The Australian government rec more
Schiebel Camcopter® S-100 UAS deployed to identify distress boats in Mediterranean

Schiebel Camcopter® S-100 UAS deployed to identify distress boats in Mediterranean

As part of the Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) operation the Schiebel CAMCOPTER® S-100 UAS (Unmanned Air System) is helping to save the lives of refugees in the Mediterranean Sea. Desperate more
Damen to build 2 Coastguard patrol vessels for Equador

Damen to build 2 Coastguard patrol vessels for Equador

  Damen has recently signed a contract with AstillerosNavalesEcuatorianos (Astinave) to construct two Damen SPa’s 5009 for the Ecuadorian Coastguard. The Ecuadorian shipyard will build bot more
Avon awarded European certification for riot control respiratory protection

Avon awarded European certification for riot control respiratory protection

Avon Protection has announced the award of DEKRA Gmbh certifications for the CE approved HM50 CBRN respirator and the HMK150 Helmet Mask Kombination System. With a reputation of delivering indust more
LABACE Brazil: Russian Helicopter to share experience of operating Ka-32A11BC and Мi-171А1

LABACE Brazil: Russian Helicopter to share experience of operating Ka-32A11BC and Мi-171А1

  Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec, will showcase new and innovative models of helicopters at the Latin American exhibition and business aviation more
...more international news