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Nammo demonstrates 40mmx53 HV Airburst ammunition to US military
27 November, 2014
Nammo has successfully carried out a live-fire demonstration of its 40mmx53 High-Velocity (HV) Airburst ammunition at a training range at Fort Benning, Georgia,...
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UK Home Office presents new bill to counter terrorism
Thursday, November 27, 2014 The UK Home Office has unveiled a new bill that will give the country tougher powers to combat the increasing threat from international...

US Army orders home-station training support systems from Cubic
Thursday, November 27, 2014 Cubic has secured two contracts to supply additional tactical vehicle systems (TVS) and instrumentable multiple integrated laser engagement system individual weapon systems (I-MILES IWS) to the...

General Dynamics and Smith & Wesson team up for US Army's modular handgun system
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has partnered with Smith & Wesson to compete for the US Army's modular handgun system (MHS)...

Lithuania to increase assistance for Ukrainian military
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 The Lithuanian Government has announced plans to increase its support to the Ukrainian military, which is currently fighting pro-Russian rebels in eastern parts of the...

Nato forces to receive new Secure Venue Windows 8.1 Tablet
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 ViaSat has delivered the encryption for the new Secure Venue Windows 8.1 Tablet, which has been developed for use by Nato and the Five Eyes community, an intelligence-sharing group...

Chuck Hagel steps down as US Defence Secretary
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has resigned from his post after serving for less than two years at the...

Indian Defence Acquisition Council authorises purchase of artillery guns
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 The Indian Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) has approved a INR157.5bn ($2.5bn) project to purchase artillery guns for the national...

UK and Polish armies complete Exercise Black Eagle
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 UK Army soldiers conducted a bilateral training exercise, code-named Black Eagle, with Polish Armed Forces at the Zagan Training area in southwest...

BAE Systems awarded $3.2m DARPA C2E programme contract
Monday, November 24, 2014 BAE Systems has been awarded a $3.2m contract to work on the first phase of the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Communications in Contested Environments (C2E)...

Denmark deploys soldiers to Lithuania for Baltic security enhancement
Monday, November 24, 2014 Denmark has sent 140 military personnel to Lithuania as part of deterrence measures agreed for the Baltic region at the Nato Summit in Wales,...


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Press Releases

Red Star Forwarding Obtains ISO 9001 Certificate
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by Red Star Forwarding & Logistics Red Star Forwarding has obtained the ISO 9001...

Fischer Connectors Sees Record Number of Visitors at Electronica 2014
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by Fischer Connectors A record number of attendees were seen for Fischer Connectors at Electronica 2014 this...

Rajant Hopes to Expand Global Customer Base with New Channel Partner Program
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by Rajant Rajant Corporation has announced it is launching a new channel partner program in the hope of expanding its customer base globally....

Sensonor Gyro Hodule has been Selected for the SIMBAD RC System
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Sensonor 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...

OXIS Energy, Partner of Steatite Technology, Races Ahead of Competitors Thanks to its Cell Energy Development
Thursday, November 13, 2014 by Steatite OXIS Energy is racing ahead in the performance battery market, thanks to its latest developments. This year, the firm has created its largest Lithium Sulfer cell, which achieves in excess...

Hesco Awarded UIDIQ Contract by US DLA
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 by HESCO Bastion Hesco has been awarded an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract for force protection expeditionary barrier systems by the US Defense Logistics Troop Support Agency...

DefenCell MAC® Awarded US Military Force Protection Barriers Contract
Monday, November 10, 2014 by J&S Franklin Maccaferri Inc. of Maryland, US, has been awarded a contract for the supply of their DefenCell MAC gabion barriers to meet the DLA Expeditionary Barrier System (EBS)...

Fischer MiniMax™ Series Extended with Pin Socket Version
Monday, November 10, 2014 by Fischer Connectors Fischer Connectors has extended its Fischer MiniMax™ Series, now offering a pin socket version of the miniature high-performance rugged...

IDE Participates in the Development of the Hellenic Civil Unmanned Air Vehicle
Monday, November 10, 2014 by INTRACOM Defense Electronics INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) is the new member of the consortium developing the Hellenic Civil Unmanned Air Vehicle (HCUAV), whose mission is to support civil protection and public...

Barrett Communications at AiDEX 2014
Friday, November 07, 2014 by Barrett Communications Barrett Communications will be exhibiting at AiDEX in Brussels from the 12th to the 13th November 2014....


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