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February 2016

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EOIR Technologies to provide technical aid to US Army 05 February 2016 EOIR Technologies has been contracted by the US Army to support the Intelligence and Information Warfare Directorate's (I2WD) technical information engineering services...

US-led coalition claims to have 'shaken' ISIS leadership 05 February 2016 The US-led coalition claims to have shaken the hierarchical leadership structure of terrorist group...

Arlington Capital acquires iRobot's Defence & Security business 05 February 2016 US-based private equity firm Arlington Capital has acquired iRobot Corporation's (IRBT) defense and security...

Philippines receives final batch of M113A2 APC from US 05 February 2016 The Philippine Army has received a final batch of 114 M113A2 armoured personnel carriers (APC) from the US Government under the excess defense article...

US Army to induct women into all military occupational specialty codes 04 February 2016 The US Army has revealed plans to fully integrate women in all military occupational specialty (MOS) code and combat...

Parabon's Snapshot software to help US DoD identify DNA forensics 04 February 2016 Parabon NanoLabs has secured a contract from the US Department of Defense (DoD) to help identify unknown soldier remains from a past...

MD Helicopters to supply 530G scout attack helicopters to Malaysia 04 February 2016 The Malaysian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has awarded a contract to MD Helicopters (MDHI) to supply MD 530G scout attack helicopters to the Malaysian Army Aviation, Pasukan Udara Tentera Darat...

US to release $582.7bn proposed 2017 defence budget 04 February 2016 The US Department of Defense (DoD) is set to release its proposed budget request seeking $582.7bn for fiscal year...

Raytheon completes upgrade to Patriot air and missile defence system 03 February 2016 Raytheon has successfully completed a series of tests to upgrade the combat-proven Patriot air and missile defence...

South Korea and Japan warn North Korea against possible long-range missile launch 03 February 2016 South Korea and Japan have warned North Korea of negative consequences if it continues with plans to launch a long-range ballistic...

Textron to supply three survivable combat tactical vehicles to Ukraine 03 February 2016 Textron Marine & Land Systems has secured a contract to supply three survivable combat tactical vehicles (SCTV) to...

US Army to develop new ‘second skin’ chemical-biological protection for soldiers 02 February 2016 The US Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center (NSRDEC) is to develop 'second skin' chemical-biological protection for...

Konsberg to supply Protector MCRWS for US Army’s Stryker ICV 02 February 2016 General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) has subcontracted Konsberg to supply a 30mm weapon system solution to the US...

CACI acquires L-3 National Security Solutions for $550m 02 February 2016 CACI International has acquired L-3 National Security Solutions (NSS) for around...

UK military team deployed to support UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan 01 February 2016 A UK military team consisting of around 12 personnel has been deployed to support the ongoing UN peacekeeping mission in South...

UAE Armed Forces orders Patria 8x8 armoured modular vehicles 01 February 2016 Patria has received a contract from the UAE Armed Forces to supply 8x8 armoured modular vehicles...

Denel launches new heavy-duty recovery vehicle Casspir Eland 01 February 2016 Denel has introduced a new heavy-duty recovery vehicle, Casspir Eland, as part of efforts to expand its Mechem’s recovery vehicle...

Boeing contracts ViaSat to produce small tactical terminals for AH-64E Apache 01 February 2016 US-based technology company ViaSat has secured a Boeing contract to provide communication services and network operability for the US Army's AH-64E Apache Guardian attack...

January 2016

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India successfully conducts user trials of Akash missile 29 January 2016 The Akash supersonic missile has been successfully trialled at the integrated test range (ITR) in Chandipur Odisha,...

US may commence operation in Libya against ISIS 29 January 2016 The US Department of Defence (DoD) is reportedly considering plans to start a new military intelligence operation in Libya against the ISIS terrorist...

South Korea plans to deploy AH-64E Apache helicopters ahead of schedule 29 January 2016 The South Korea Ministry of National Defense is reportedly planning to deploy AH-64E Apache Guardian helicopters ahead of...


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