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EUROPE : ANSSI and BSI pave the way for European cyber certification

Intelligence Online - Thu, 16/09/2021 - 08:00
According to information gathered by Africa Intelligence, the French and German cyber security agencies, the Agence Nationale de la Sécurité des Systèmes d'Information (ANSSI) and the Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik (BSI), recently agreed informally to extend recognition of
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FRANCE : Nuances Technologies in pole position to win prison anti-drone contract

Intelligence Online - Thu, 16/09/2021 - 08:00
The French Ministry of Justice has selected four finalists for its call for tenders to equip the country's prisons with
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UNITED STATES : GEOINT startup Theia's disgruntled supplier starts legal action

Intelligence Online - Thu, 16/09/2021 - 08:00
A regular supplier to the Pentagon, SRC Inc, a not for profit company affiliated to the University of Syracuse, New
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FRANCE : French senators look to foreign government commissions as part of review into Chinese influence at universities

Intelligence Online - Thu, 16/09/2021 - 08:00
A French Senate working committee on foreign influence in academia heard testimony on 7 September from James Paterson, chair of
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RUSSIA : How the Kremlin is relying on patriotic tech geeks to kickstart e-voting

Intelligence Online - Thu, 16/09/2021 - 08:00
Ahead of the 17-19 September elections for all 450 seats in the Duma, the Kremlin has been experimenting with remote
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UNITED KINGDOM : Oxford overtakes Cambridge at Hakluyt

Intelligence Online - Thu, 16/09/2021 - 08:00
When he founded Hakluyt, Christopher James, a former Special Air Service (SAS) officer who went on to join the Secret
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NG To Support ALQ-218 Modification | Greece To Deploy Patriot Units To Saudi Arabia | BAE Systems Won Typhoon Training Deal

Defense Industry Daily - Thu, 16/09/2021 - 06:00
Americas

Alliant Techsystems won a $41.2 million deal, which procures low rate initial production Lot One of the AGM-88G Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile – Extended Range (AARGM-ER). This contract provides for the production and delivery of 16 AGM-88G AARGM-ER All Up Rounds, six AGM-88G AARGM-ER Captive Air Training Missiles, four Common Munitions BIT Reprogramming Equipment Plus interface devices, initial spares, and required supplies and support. Work will take place in California and West Virginia. Estimated completion will be in March 2024.

Northrop Grumman won a $12.9 million contract modification, which provides for the retrofit of Airborne Electronic Attack Weapons Replacement Assembly with 100 production kits required for the modification of ALQ-218 avionics in support of EA-18G upgrades, to include 64 kits for the Navy, and 36 kits for the government of Australia. Work will take place in Connecticut and New York. Estimated completion will be in November 2023.

Middle East & Africa

The Greek defense ministry held a send off ceremony for the soldiers who are heading to Saudi Arabia to operate a Patriot air defense missile system. The ceremony was held at Tanagra air base.

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is integrating Barak MX interceptors on the Navy’s Sa’ar 6 corvettes. IAI’s Barak MX interceptors along with IAI’s complete naval combat suite will provide advanced defense systems to the Sa’ar 6 corvettes. The systems will be used to protect Israel’s exclusive economic zone and strategic facilities that face diversified threats in the marine arena. The Barak MX system was chosen after it was demonstrated to meet the operational requirements and future challenges faced by the Israeli Navy.

Europe

The UK Ministry of Defense awarded BAE Systems contracts valued at more than $305 million to deliver advanced synthetic training for pilots training to fly the Typhoon jet. Under the Typhoon Future Synthetic Training (TFST) contracts, BAE Systems is leading work to deliver ten simulators, together with training facilities at RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire and RAF Lossiemouth in Moray. The new training environments will be linked together providing an integrated environment for pilots to train and carry out complex combined training exercises using real world mission software and tactics.

Asia-Pacific

India’s Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) signed an agreement with Rolls-Royce for Make-in-India Adour engine parts to support the latter’s international defence customer base. India’s Jaguar aircraft are powered by two Adour MK 804 / MK 811 Engines. MK 811 Engines are manufactured from 1981 under license from RR/TM [Rolls Royce Turbomeca].

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US, UK, Australia launch new security partnership with nuclear-submarine development plan

Jane's Defense News - Thu, 16/09/2021 - 02:35
Leaders from the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia detailed a new security partnership on 15 September called AUKUS, for which the first initiative will be to...
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This Video Provides The Most Detailed View To The Officially Retired (But Still Flying) F-117s So Far

The Aviationist Blog - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 22:56

Check out this cool clip showing F-117s operations at Fresno Airport, California. No, the one you can find below is not a video filmed some time in the past, when the F-117 Nighthawks were still [...]

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FRANCE/LEBANON : Jetex asked to settle Riad Salamé's "forgotten" cash-in-luggage problem with French police

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
As developments are awaited following the decision of Mount Lebanon prosecutor Ghada Aoun to prosecute Riad Salamé on 31 August, another less well-known incident involving the Bank of Lebanon governor has come to light in Paris. Salamé travelled to the French capital on
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FRANCE : Start-up Serenicity quickly finds place in France's intelligence community

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
The French cyber security company Serenicity made a big impression at France's recent Forum International de la Cybersécurité with its
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ISRAEL : Haifa's Chinese port unsettles Tel Aviv's allies

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
Haifa's new port, which was built and will be operated by Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) until at least 2046,
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FRANCE : Sciences Po Aix recruits former DGSE number two to teach intelligence master's degree course

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
For its second year of existence, the intelligence master's degree, set up at Sciences Po Aix-en-Provence by former Direction du Renseignement Militaire (DRM) operations
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CHINA : China Center for Globalization helps Beijing attract foreign investment

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
At a forum on 4 September during the China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS), which is led by
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FRANCE : Erys Group caught up in investigation into private security arms breaches in New Caledonia

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
France's national private security council, the CNAPS, intends to ensure that the regulations governing the activities of security agents are respected
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FRANCE/LEBANON : Jetex asked to settle Riad Salamé's "forgotten" cash-in-luggage problem with French police

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
As developments are awaited following the decision of Mount Lebanon prosecutor Ghada Aoun to prosecute Riad Salamé on 31 August, another less well-known incident involving the Bank of Lebanon governor has come to light in Paris. Salamé travelled to the French capital on
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FRANCE : Start-up Serenicity quickly finds place in France's intelligence community

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
The French cyber security company Serenicity made a big impression at France's recent Forum International de la Cybersécurité with its
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ISRAEL : Haifa's Chinese port unsettles Tel Aviv's allies

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
Haifa's new port, which was built and will be operated by Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) until at least 2046,
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FRANCE : Sciences Po Aix recruits former DGSE number two to teach intelligence master's degree course

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
For its second year of existence, the intelligence master's degree, set up at Sciences Po Aix-en-Provence by former Direction du Renseignement Militaire (DRM) operations
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CHINA : China Center for Globalization helps Beijing attract foreign investment

Intelligence Online - Wed, 15/09/2021 - 08:00
At a forum on 4 September during the China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS), which is led by
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