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Deals this week: Leidos, Northrop Grumman, Carestream Health

The General Services Administration has awarded a contract worth $777m to Leidos in support of the Army Geospatial Center's (AGC) High-Resolution, 3-D (HR3D) Geospatial Information...

Deals this week: Leidos, Northrop Grumman, Carestream Health

Deals this week: Visionary Products, BAE Systems, General Atomics

The US Army has awarded a $165.15m-worth contract to Visionary Products Inc. for radiological detection...

Deals this week: Visionary Products, BAE Systems, General Atomics

US and Russia agree to extend cessation in Syria for another 48 hours

US State Department spokesman Mark Toner has announced that Russia and the US have agreed to extend the cessation of hostilities in Syria for another 48...

US and Russia agree to extend cessation in Syria for another 48 hours

UK Government funds landmine clearance work in Falkland Islands

The UK Government has committed £20m for a new phase of clearing thousands of landmines from the Falkland...

UK Government funds landmine clearance work in Falkland Islands

Airbus and Hughes partner to serve tactical military communications requirements

Global broadband satellite solutions provider Hughes Network Systems and Airbus Defence and Space have agreed to extend their partnership to serve tactical military communications...

Airbus and Hughes partner to serve tactical military communications requirements

Ricardo develops ABS and ESC system for US Army’s HMMWVs to improve safety

Ricardo has developed a new antilock braking (ABS) and electronic stability control (ESC) system for the US Army’s high mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicle (HMMWV) to significantly...

Ricardo develops ABS and ESC system for US Army’s HMMWVs to improve safety

Lockheed Martin rolls out US Army’s first GMLRS alternative warhead

Lockheed Martin has rolled off the US Army’s first guided multiple launch rocket system (GMLRS) alternative warhead rocket at its Camden, Arkansas, manufacturing...

Lockheed Martin rolls out US Army’s first GMLRS alternative warhead

Russian Helicopters conducts additional certification tests of Mi-38-2

State corporation Rostec’s Russian Helicopters has been tasked by the Russian Ministry of Defense to conduct additional certification tests of the Mi-38-2...

Russian Helicopters conducts additional certification tests of Mi-38-2

North Korea set for another new nuclear test

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) is set to conduct another new nuclear test in the Punggye-ri area, the South Korean Defence Ministry has...

North Korea set for another new nuclear test

American Systems to provide professional engineering services for DASD(DT&E)

The US Department of Defense’s Washington Headquarters Services (WHS) has awarded a $52m contract to American Systems to continue to provide professional engineering...

American Systems to provide professional engineering services for DASD(DT&E)

Raytheon joins UK’s largest corporate membership organisation BQF

US defence contractor Raytheon has joined BQF, the UK’s largest corporate membership organisation, to focus on improving the underlying performance of its internal operations and...

Raytheon joins UK’s largest corporate membership organisation BQF

Report: Brazil’s defence budget to reach $20.5bn by 2021

Brazil’s annual military expenditure stands at $19.3bn in 2016, and is anticipated to reach $20.5bn by 2021 at a compound annual growth rate of 4.08%, according to a report by Strategic...

Report: Brazil’s defence budget to reach $20.5bn by 2021

Deals this week: Boeing, Colt Canada, Leidos

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded a $46.22m support services contract to The Boeing...

Deals this week: Boeing, Colt Canada, Leidos

Deals this week: DATRON World Communications, Lockheed Martin, Sikorsky

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded a five-year foreign military sales contract, valued at $495m, to DATRON World...

Deals this week: DATRON World Communications, Lockheed Martin, Sikorsky

Report: Global market for military armoured vehicles and MRO to witness steady growth

The global military armoured vehicles, and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) market is expected to witness a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.71% during 2016-2026, according to a...

Report: Global market for military armoured vehicles and MRO to witness steady growth

Deals this week: ARTEC, DRS Technologies, LONGBOW

ARTEC has secured a $439.97m contract from OCCAR for Boxer multi-role armoured fighting...

Deals this week: ARTEC, DRS Technologies, LONGBOW

Canadian Army receives first TAPV from Textron Systems

The Canadian Army has received the first six tactical armoured patrol vehicle (TAPV) from Textron Systems Canada, as part of efforts by the government to ensure the country’s soldiers have...

Canadian Army receives first TAPV from Textron Systems

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%

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

Oshkosh to begin FRP of USMC’s P-19R aircraft rescue fire-fighting vehicles

Oshkosh Defense is set to begin full rate production (FRP) of the US Marine Corps’ (USMC) P-19 replacement (P-19R) aircraft rescue fire-fighting (ARFF) vehicle programme, following the receipt...

Oshkosh to begin FRP of USMC’s P-19R aircraft rescue fire-fighting vehicles

US approves sale of individual and crew-served weapons to Afghanistan

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency has notified Congress of the possible sale of individual and crew-served weapons, equipment, training, and support to...

US approves sale of individual and crew-served weapons to Afghanistan