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GD awards $1bn Scout SV turret supply contract to Lockheed
24 October, 2014
Lockheed Martin UK has secured a $1bn contract to supply turrets for the UK Army's Scout Specialist Vehicle (SV)...
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Spanish Parliament approves training programme for Iraqi soldiers
Friday, October 24, 2014 The lower house of the Spanish Parliament has authorised the deployment of soldiers to aid the Iraqi Army in their fight against Islamic State (IS)...

UK sends additional soldiers to Sierra Leone to fight Ebola
Friday, October 24, 2014 The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has deployed a new military contingent to Freetown, Sierra Leone, as part of its efforts to tackle the Ebola outbreak in West...

Navitas to develop second-generation Ultanium 6T battery for military use
Thursday, October 23, 2014 Navitas Systems has been awarded a contract to develop a next-generation lithium ion 6T battery system for use in military...

Qatar orders military satellite communications system from Thales
Thursday, October 23, 2014 Thales has been awarded a contract to supply a military satellite communications (SATCOM) system to the Qatar Armed...

US to supply M1A1 Abrams tank ammunition to Iraq
Thursday, October 23, 2014 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of M1A1 Abrams main battle tank ammunition and associated equipment to...

Australian Army secures approval for upgrade to Tiger helicopters
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 The Australian Department of Defence has granted a combined pass approval for upgrades to the Australian Army’s Tiger armed reconnaissance helicopters...

MBDA completes series production testing of Milan ER missile
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 MBDA has successfully carried out test-firings of its Milan extended-response (ER) anti-tank guided missile from an undisclosed...

US completes AH-64E Apache deliveries to Taiwanese Army
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 The US has delivered an additional batch of AH-64E Apache attack helicopters to the Taiwanese...

Ukraine used cluster munitions during conflict, says HRW
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 The Ukrainian security forces fired cluster munitions in populated areas in the eastern industrial city of Donetsk earlier this month, an act that may amount to war crimes, Human Rights Watch...

US Army reaffirms Meggitt as engagement skills trainer II supplier
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 The US Army has reaffirmed Meggitt Training Systems as the supplier of its next-generation virtual small arms trainer...


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Press Releases

EID at INDODEFENCE 2014
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by EID EID will once again participate in the 2014 edition of INDODEFENCE, the International Tri-Service Defence Expo & Forum, that will take place in Jakarta, Indonesia, from 5 - 8 November...

EID to attend Expodefensa IV
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 by EID EID will participate in Expodefensa IV, Feria Internacional de Defensa y Seguridad, that will take place in Bogotá, Colombia, from 29 - 31 October...

Oxley Win Prestigious ‘Exporter of the Year’ Award
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 by Oxley Group Ltd Oxley Group was the proud winner of the Exporter of the Year award at the recent CN Group Business Awards....

Presentation of New Hybrid Product by IDE at the International Exhibition of Land Systems AUSA 2014
Monday, October 20, 2014 by INTRACOM Defense Electronics INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) participated in the international exhibition AUSA 2014, one of the largest exhibitions in the world specialising in land systems, held in Washington DC, US...

Steatite Awarded Wave Relay® Reseller of the Year 2014
Thursday, October 16, 2014 by Steatite Steatite is celebrating its first year as an Authorised Reseller of the Wave Relay® suite of products after being awarded Reseller of the Year 2014 by Persistent Systems at the recent...

Plasan Expanding Carbon Nanotube Manufacturing Capacity
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by Plasan Tortech Nanofibres, a subsidiary of Plasan, has announced the installation of additional capacity for the manufacture of its nonwoven carbon nanotube (CNT) sheet at its manufacturing...

Klinge Corporation’s 30th Anniversary Featured in Tank Container Magazine
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by Klinge Celebrating 30 years of expertise in the design and manufacture of transport refrigeration containers, Klinge Corporation was featured in Tank Container Magazine, which supplies the global...

DOLL Vehicle Transports Heavier Payload
Monday, October 13, 2014 by DOLL DOLL recently reported the loading of a crawler excavator on a four-axle panther semi...

Water and Fuel Logistics from Fort to Frontline from WEW
Friday, October 10, 2014 by WEW Efficient movement of liquids from the "fort to the frontline" is at the core of the WEW display during the annual AUSA meeting being held at the Walter E Washington Convention Center,...

A fully automatic high-current test stand joins the new ODU Technology Test Center
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 by ODU AMC A fully automatic high-current test stand is now up and running in the new ODU test...


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