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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

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

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: 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

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

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

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: 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: 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

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: 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