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August 2015

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US State Department approves ammunition sales to Saudi Arabia
03 August 2015 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of ammunition and associated equipment to Saudi...

HRW urges UN to empower women in armed conflicts
03 August 2015 The Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on the UN and member states to tackle problems endured by women in armed conflict across the...

GD orders Thales sighting systems for UK MoD’s Scout SV programme
03 August 2015 Thales has secured a contract to supply sighting systems and ancillary equipment for the production phase of the UK Ministry of Defence's (MoD) Specialist Vehicle (SV)...

July 2015

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NCI to continue provision of IT support services for US Army
31 July 2015 NCI has received a firm-fixed-price contract and two task orders to provide a range of IT support services to the US...

Rheinmetall to supply medium-range radar and integrated soldier system to Canadian military
31 July 2015 Rheinmetall Canada has received two contracts to supply medium-range radar (MRR) system and an integrated soldier system (ISS) to the Canadian Armed Forces...

Canada commits additional assistance for Iraq to counter ISIS
31 July 2015 The Canadian Government has agreed to provide up to $8.3m assistance to the Iraqi Government to combat security and political challenges posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria...

KMW and Nexter seal deal to establish joint holding company
30 July 2015 German tank manufacturer Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) has signed an agreement with French armoured vehicle maker, Nexter Systems to establish a joint holding...

Leidos wins $4.3bn DoD healthcare management system upgrade contract
30 July 2015 Leidos has received a $4.3bn contract to modernise the US Department of Defense's (DoD) healthcare management...

US to supply $5.4bn PAC-3 missile and support equipment to Saudi Arabia
30 July 2015 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential $5.4bn foreign military sale (FMS) of Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missiles and associated...

US DoD awards $1.73bn cybersecurity contract extension to Carnegie Mellon University
29 July 2015 Carnegie Mellon University's (CMU) Software Engineering Institute (SEI) has received a contract extension from the US Department of Defense (DoD) to continue its support for the nation's...

Intellicheck to supply Defense ID system to California Army National Guard
29 July 2015 Intellicheck Mobilisa has been awarded a contract for the supply of its Defense ID system to secure the California Army National Guard's facilities across the...

Airbus completes factory acceptance for ADF’s first HATS helicopter
29 July 2015 Airbus Helicopters has completed factory acceptance of the first of 15 EC135 T2+ helicopters for the Australian Defence Force's (ADF) JP 9000 Phase 7 Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS)...

New French surveillance law a major blow to human rights, says Amnesty
28 July 2015 A new surveillance law that will enable the French authorities to monitor people online and offline will deal a major blow to human rights, Amnesty International has...

Pentagon signs reserve forces memorandum with UK MoD
28 July 2015 The US Department of Defense (DoD) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) that allows for more closer cooperation between their reserve...

Northrop and MDA realise $7m in savings through software affordability initiative
28 July 2015 Northrop Grumman and the US Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) Modelling and Operations Software Affordability Initiative has helped the team achieve nearly $7m in savings in...

UK MoD extends use of Lockheed’s logistics technology
27 July 2015 Lockheed Martin has received a contract to continue the management of millions of military equipment parts used by the UK Armed...

Harris to supply additional RF-7800W radios to undisclosed Central Asian customer
27 July 2015 Harris has secured a contract to supply additional Falcon III tactical radios to an undisclosed country in Central...

US awards $1.5bn PAC-3 and PAC-3 MSE supply deal to Lockheed
27 July 2015 Lockheed Martin has received a $1.5bn contract to supply Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missiles and PAC-3 missile segment enhancement (PAC-3 MSE) missiles to the US and allied military...

Estonia supplies weapons and ammunition to Iraqi security forces
24 July 2015 The Estonian Government had shipped weapons and ammunition to the Iraqi security forces to support the country's fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant...

Cubic secures ADSTC simulation support services contract
24 July 2015 Cubic Defence Australia has been selected as the primary contractor to provide a managed workforce solution for the Australian Defence Simulation and Training Centre (ADSTC) simulation...

Lebanon requests $245m TOW 2A missiles sale from US
24 July 2015 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of BGM-71 tube-launched, optically-tracked, wireless-guided (TOW) 2A missiles...


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