Army Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Army Technology-Updates UK MoD selects Babcock as preferred bidder for Defence Support Group The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has selected Babcock as the preferred bidder for the acquisition of the Defence Support Group's (DSG) land division. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Commercial crossover makes Aeroscraft military airship dream come true Worldwide Aeros promises to revolutionise military heavy-lift operations with its massive Aeroscraft cargo airships, and a half-scale demonstration model successfully proved the concept when it left its hangar and conducted a tethered flight last yea… Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT GD and ST Kinetics to develop 40mm airburst ammunition General Dynamics (GD) has signed a strategic agreement with Advanced Material Engineering (AME), a subsidiary of ST Kinetics, to manufacture 40mm high-velocity airburst ammunition for the US military. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Pakistan signs bilateral defence cooperation agreement with Russia Pakistan has signed a bilateral cooperation agreement with Russia to improve military relations. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Canadian military orders Falcon III tactical radios from Harris Harris has received a contract to supply Falcon III tactical radios systems to the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Nato member states complete Exercise Iron Sword 2014 in Lithuania Military personnel from nine Nato member countries have completed an inaugural multinational combined-arms exercise at the General Silvestras Žukauskas Training Area in Lithuania. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT US military completes limited-user testing of Oshkosh's JLTV solution The US Army and the US Marine Corps have successfully completed limited-user testing (LUT) on Oshkosh Defense's light-combat tactical all-terrain vehicle (L-ATV). Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Red Star Forwarding Video Expert freight and logistics service provider of explosive, ammunition, arms, weapon systems, armoured vehicles and military equipment to the defence and security industry. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:46:00 GMT Red Star Forwarding Obtains ISO 9001 Certificate Red Star Forwarding has obtained the ISO 9001 certificate. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:53:00 GMT Sikorsky S-97 Raider Light Tactical Helicopter The S-97 Raider is a light tactical helicopter being developed by Sikorsky to demonstrate the capabilities of the company’s X2 Technology. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:00:00 GMT Renice Technology -Industrial and Military Solid State Drive and Storage Memory Cards Renice Technology develops and manufactures solid state storage solutions with high-performance and reliability. The firm designs and manufactures 2.5 inch SATAII, SATAIII, 2.5 inch PATA IDE, 1.8 inch microSATA, mSATA, half slim, compact flash car… Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:06:00 GMT Boeing wins ADF helicopter aircrew training system contract Boeing Defence Australia (BDA) has been awarded a contract to train helicopter pilots from the Australian Defence Force (ADF) over the next 25 years. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Thailand's Third Army grounds Bell helicopter fleet after crash The Royal Thai Army's (RTA) Third Army Region has grounded its fleet of eight Bell helicopters, following a fatal crash involving one of its rotorcraft in northern Thailand. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT UK to deploy armoured vehicles and observers for OSCE Ukraine mission The UK Government is deploying monitors and armoured vehicles in support of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe's (OSCE) special mission in Ukraine. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Falling cats and tumbling athletes inspire search and rescue robots Falling cats and tumbling athletes inspire search and rescue robots Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:53:00 GMT Australia awards CH-47F facilities construction contract to Lend Lease Lend Lease has been awarded a contract for the construction of facilities to support the Australian Army's new CH-47 Chinook multimission helicopters. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Women to be given go-ahead for British Army combat roles The British Army could soon relax its rules preventing women joining elite frontline units like the Parachute Regiment or the legendary Special Air Service (SAS). That’s according to a recent report by the Sunday Times, which says a decision on lifti… Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT GDLS-C to equip Canadian LAV IIIs with new surveillance system General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada (GDLS-C) has been awarded a contract to supply an enhanced surveillance suite for the Canadian Army's upgraded light-armoured vehicle III (LAV III) fleet. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Sensonor Gyro Hodule has been Selected for the SIMBAD RC System The STIM210 will support systems stabilisation to mitigate effects of wave motion for a 'remote controlled' variant of the SIMBAD twin launcher system, equipped with two ready-to-fire mistral missiles. The system has been developed by MBDA service… Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT BAE submits proposal for US Army's CIRCM programme BAE Systems has submitted its proposal for the US Army's next-generation common infrared countermeasure (CIRCM) programme. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT