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Comtech to continue support for US Army’s blue-force tracking programme
17 April, 2014
Comtech Mobile Datacom has been awarded a contract to continue the provision of sustainment support for the US Army's Force XXI Battle Command Brigade and Below-Blue Force Tracking (BFT-1)...
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Pro-Russian activists seize Ukrainian armoured personnel carriers
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Pro-Russian activists have seized six Ukrainian armoured personnel carriers (APCs) along with their crews in Kramatorsk, in a major setback to the government's hopes of asserting authority in...

US DoD approves Celox Gauze as new haemostatic agent
Thursday, April 17, 2014 The US Department of Defense’s (DoD) Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care (CoTCCC) has approved the use of Celox Gauze as a haemostatic agent on the...

Russia test launches Yars intercontinental ballistic missile
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 The Russian Strategic Missile Forces have successfully test-launched a RS-24 Yars intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) from the Plesetsk launch site in northwest...

Sagem to supply SIGMA 30 systems to Krauss Maffei Wegmann
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Sagem has been awarded a contract to supply its SIGMA 30 navigation and pointing systems to German manufacturer Krauss Maffei Wegmann...

Ukraine launches anti-terrorist operation against separatists in east
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 The Ukrainian Security Forces have launched an anti-terrorist operation to drive out pro-Russian separatists from government buildings and restore authority in the east of the...

Australian DoD extends Hawkei testing and evaluation programme
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 The Australian Department of Defence (DoD) has extended the developmental testing and evaluation of the six Thales Hawkei prototype vehicles and trailer that were acquired under the...

Germany likely to cancel Leopard 2 tank sale to Saudi Arabia
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 The German Government is expected to cancel the sale of the Leopard 2 main battle tanks (MBTs) to Saudi Arabia because of opposition from the German Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister...

Ukraine requests UN peacekeepers in eastern region
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Ukraine has asked the UN to send peacekeeping troops to combat the separatist movements in the eastern region of the...

Israeli MoD launches Ofek 10 reconnaissance satellite
Monday, April 14, 2014 The Israeli Ministry of Defense (IMOD) has successfully launched the tenth Ofek reconnaissance satellite from Palmachim Air Force Base near Rishon Lezion,...

Savi named sole provider for US DoD’s RFID-IV contract
Monday, April 14, 2014 Savi has been selected as the sole provider for the US Department of Defense’s (DoD) multi-year radio frequency identification IV (RFID-IV)...


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Press Releases

Latest civil nuclear safety simulation guidance released
Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Argon Electronics A new white paper discussing the importance of safety training in civil nuclear facilities has been released by Argon Electronics, a global leader in CBRN and Hazmat simulation and...

10.1in Intel Bay Trail Powered Rugged Tablet PC for the Defence Industry
Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Winmate Communication Winmate has had an impressive history of making successful rugged and embedded products, and just recently the company started concentrating more on the industrial grade rugged tablet PC market,...

FN Herstal to Attend IDEB 2014
Monday, April 14, 2014 by FN HERSTAL FN Herstal will be attending the 2014 International Defence Exhibition Bratislava (IDEB) from 14 to 16 May at the Incheba Expo centre....

Operation American Dream Again Gives Veterans Chance to Be Their Own Boss
Friday, April 11, 2014 by Signal 88 Security Military veterans with entrepreneurial dreams are invited to compete for start-up money to open their own business....

Gichner Systems Group to Exhibit at Upcoming AAAA and AUVSI Events
Thursday, April 10, 2014 by Gichner Systems Group Gichner Systems Group, a proud part of Kratos Defense (NASDAQ: KTOS) Modular Systems Division, announced today that it will be displaying an electronics equipment van at the 2014 Army...

ARINC 429 IP Core with DO-254 Certification Documentation
Thursday, April 10, 2014 by Sital Sital delivers its ARINC 429 IP core, now with DO-254 certification documentation....

Aqeri Signs 3-year Call-off contract with leading American defence company
Thursday, April 10, 2014 by Aqeri Aqeri, leading Swedish manufacturer of rugged computers and communication equipment for extreme environments, has signed a three-year call-off contract with a leading American defence...

AR Modular's AR-75 Tactical Booster Amplifier Selected By USAF Air Guard
Thursday, April 10, 2014 by AR Modular RF AR Modular, a leading manufacturer and solution provider of RF amplifiers, systems and modules, has been selected as the top choice to upgrade a fleet of C-130 onboard aircraft communication...

ODU Reports Successful Growth for 2013 Business Year
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 by ODU AMC ODU recorded growth of 14% in the 2013 business year in comparison with the previous...

RÖDER HTS HÖCKER to Exhibit at Eurosatory 2014
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 by Röder HTS Höcker RÖDER HTS HÖCKER's HTS Military and Relief Shelter Systems division will be exhibiting at Eurosatory in Paris - from 16 - 20 June 2014....


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