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Deals this week: Leidos, BAE Systems, Raytheon

Leidos Holdings has been awarded a contract by the US Army in support of the Product Manager Force Protection Systems...

Deals this week: Leidos, BAE Systems, Raytheon

Report: Global military simulation and virtual training market to grow at a CAGR of 2.90%

The global military simulation and virtual training market is projected to increase from $13.3bn in 2016 to $17.7bn in 2026, according to a report by Strategic Defence...

Report: Global military simulation and virtual training market to grow at a CAGR of 2.90%

M&As this week: LightPath Technologies, Analytic Strategies

LightPath Technologies, a US-based company engaged in providing optical components for a number of applications including defence, has agreed to buy ISP Optics Corporation for...

M&As this week: LightPath Technologies, Analytic Strategies

Deals this week: Raytheon, Cubic Global Defense, Saab

The US Army National Guard Bureau has awarded a $129.43m modification contract to Raytheon Missile...

Deals this week: Raytheon, Cubic Global Defense, Saab

Deals this week: AM General, Herndon Products, Lockheed Martin

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded a $356.21m contract modification to AM General for the delivery of 1,259 M1151A1B1s and 414 M1152A1B2 (high-mobility multi-purpose wheeled...

Deals this week: AM General, Herndon Products, Lockheed Martin

Deals this week: Orbital ATK, L-3 Communications, CACI International

Orbital ATK’s subsidiary, Alliant Techsystems Operations, has secured a $68.94m contract modification to supply 8,001 M1156 precision guidance kits for the US Army and Marine...

Deals this week: Orbital ATK, L-3 Communications, CACI International

M&As this week: Smith & Wesson, Defense Group

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation, a handgun manufacturer based in the US, has agreed to buy Crimson Trace Corporation from Crimson Trace Holdings for...

M&As this week: Smith & Wesson, Defense Group

Report: Thailand to raise military spending in the next five years

Thailand’s annual defence spending is valued at $5.7bn in 2016 and is anticipated to reach $6.9bn by 2021, following a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.06%, according to a report...

Report: Thailand to raise military spending in the next five years

Report: Armoured vehicle market continues to grow in Asia and Middle East

The market for armoured vehicles is projected to grow in Asia and Middle East with an increase in spending on 8x8 armoured vehicles, according to a report by Strategic Defence Intelligence...

Report: Armoured vehicle market continues to grow in Asia and Middle East

Deals this week: Premier Technology, LGS Innovations, Firan Technology Group

Premier Technology has been awarded a contract to validate counter-proliferation technologies developed for the US Defense Threat Reduction...

Deals this week: Premier Technology, LGS Innovations, Firan Technology Group

Report: Global market for military unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) to record positive growth

The global unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) market is expected to record a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.8% during 2016-2026, according to a report by Strategic Defence Intelligence...

Report: Global market for military unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) to record positive growth

Deals this week: Boeing, General Dynamics, SRCTec

The UK Ministry of Defence has signed a $2.3bn agreement with the US government to purchase 50 AH-64E Apache attack helicopters from...

Deals this week: Boeing, General Dynamics, SRCTec

Deals this week: Leidos, Action Manufacturing Company, BAE Systems

A $480m multiple-award contract has been awarded by the US Army Space and Missile Defense Command in support of the Counter-Narcoterrorism Technology Program...

Deals this week: Leidos, Action Manufacturing Company, BAE Systems

BAE Systems to produce 32 BvS10 all-terrain vehicles for Austrian Army

BAE Systems has received a contract to build 32 armoured personnel carrier variant of the BvS10 military all-terrain vehicles for the Austrian...

BAE Systems to produce 32 BvS10 all-terrain vehicles for Austrian Army

Deals this week: Raytheon, AM General, Six3 Intelligence Solutions

Raytheon Company has received a $523m contract from the US Army to modernise the Patriot air and missile defence systems in service with...

Deals this week: Raytheon, AM General, Six3 Intelligence Solutions

Report: Japan to experience moderate defence spending growth over the next five years

Japan's defence spending is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.74% over the next five years to reach $45.8bn by 2021, according to a report by Strategic...

Report: Japan to experience moderate defence spending growth over the next five years

Report: UK’s defence budget to improve over the next five years, after a series of cuts

The UK Government is anticipated to spend $54.4bn for defence in 2016, recording a negative compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.42% over the last five years, according to a report by...

Report: UK’s defence budget to improve over the next five years, after a series of cuts

Deals this week: Harris Corporation, Lockheed Martin, Alion Science and Technology

Harris Corporation has received a tactical radio supply contract worth $1.7bn from the US Army Contracting...

Deals this week: Harris Corporation, Lockheed Martin, Alion Science and Technology

Deals this week: Airbus, Intellicheck Mobilisa, SAIC

Airbus Group, an aerospace and defence company based in the Netherlands, has sold bonds worth $1.21bn in a public...

Deals this week: Airbus, Intellicheck Mobilisa, SAIC

Report: Defence budget cuts to slowdown Malaysian procurement programmes

Malaysia's defence procurement will slow down owing to budget cuts in defence sector, says a report by Strategic Defence Intelligence...

Report: Defence budget cuts to slowdown Malaysian procurement programmes

Report: Indian defence industry to attract foreign OEMs

India's decision to increase its foreign direct investment (FDI) limit to 49% has paved the way for many foreign original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to establish a presence in the...

Report: Indian defence industry to attract foreign OEMs