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Iraq requests AGM-114K/N/R Hellfire missiles from US
31 July 2014 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) to Iraq of AGM-114K/N/R Hellfire missiles and associated equipment,...

UK MoD contracts TVS for vehicle spare parts
31 July 2014 TVS Supply Chain Solutions has been awarded a contract by the Defence Support Group (DSG) to supply spare parts for vehicles used by the UK Armed...

US Army engineers developing new one-way luminescence tracer round
31 July 2014 US Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC) engineers are developing a one-way luminescence (OWL) tracer round that will enable the shooter to follow the projectile...

JJV demonstrates Javelin missile’s vehicle-launch capability
30 July 2014 Raytheon and Lockheed's Javelin joint venture (JJV) has successfully tested a Javelin surface-to-air missile, demonstrating its vehicle-launch capability to an undisclosed international...

US Army receives first multi-year II configured Chinook from Boeing
30 July 2014 The US Army has taken delivery of the first multi-year II configured CH-47F Chinook medium-to-heavy lift helicopter from Boeing at the production facility in Ridley Township, Pennsylvania, US,...

UK confirms participation in Exercise Black Eagle
30 July 2014 The UK Ministry of Defence has announced its participation in Exercise Black Eagle, in a bid to reassure and support allies in Eastern...

Cubic to supply additional I-MILES training systems to US Army
29 July 2014 Cubic has been awarded a contract to deliver additional instrumentable, multiple integrated laser-engagement tactical vehicle systems (I-MILES TVS) to the US...

US Army contracts Northrop for mission support services
29 July 2014 Northrop Grumman has received a multi-million dollar contract from the US Army to continue the provision of mission logistics...

Tunisia requests UH-60M Black Hawk sale from US
28 July 2014 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters and associated equipment to...

North Korea conducts rocket-firing drill
28 July 2014 North Korean strategic forces have conducted a rocket-firing drill into the East Sea, as South Korea prepares for an upcoming annual exercise with the...

US Army orders additional BAE Gen3 common missile warning systems
28 July 2014 BAE Systems has been awarded a series of contracts to supply additional third-generation (Gen3) common missile warning systems (CMWS) to the US...

MEADS completes advanced network capabilities demonstration
25 July 2014 The medium extended air-defence system (MEADS) has successfully demonstrated the full range of advanced network capabilities during a comprehensive system demonstration at Pratica di Mare Air...

Chinese Army developing unmanned armoured fighting vehicles
25 July 2014 China’s People's Liberation Army (PLA) is conducting research to convert its existing armoured fighting vehicles into unmanned platforms for future warfare...

South Korea selects KAI for LAH and LCH projects
25 July 2014 Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) has been selected as a preferred bidder for South Korea’s light-armed helicopters (LAH) and light-civil helicopters (LCH)...

Harris to supply RF-7850M radios to undisclosed Middle Eastern country
24 July 2014 Harris has been awarded a contract to deliver its new wideband handheld tactical communication system to an undisclosed customer in the Middle...

The soft touch – Michelin’s ultra low-pressure anti-landmine tyre
24 July 2014 Michelin has introduced a new military anti-landmine tyre that runs at very low pressure and presents the longest possible footprint, enabling a specialised vehicle to drive across a...

US Army develops pocket-sized aerial surveillance device
24 July 2014 The US Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center (NSRDEC) is developing a pocket-sized aerial surveillance device for soldiers and small units in challenging...

Lockheed conducts JAGM dual-mode guidance section’s second flight test
24 July 2014 Lockheed Martin has successfully conducted the second internally funded flight test of its joint air-to-ground missile (JAGM) dual-mode guidance section at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida,...

ATK to supply medium-calibre cannons to US allies
23 July 2014 ATK has been awarded a series of contracts for the delivery of medium-calibre cannons to undisclosed US...

UNMC and UNL to continue robotic telesurgery research for US Army
23 July 2014 The US Army has awarded a grant to the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) to continue work on robotic telesurgery...

Lithuania launches national Land Force mechanisation project
23 July 2014 The Lithuanian Ministry of National Defence (MND) has launched a long-term project designed to mechanise, strengthen and upgrade the Lithuanian Land...


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