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Update: BAE Systems outlines Type 26 frigate progress amid steelworker shortage

Fri, 26/04/2024 - 02:05
BAE Systems Naval Ships in Glasgow is outsourcing steel work and introducing a new automated panel line as part of efforts to mitigate the impact of a steelworker...
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Airbus flies RACER high-speed helicopter

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 18:50
Airbus Helicopters has flown its Rapid and Cost-Efficient Rotorcraft (RACER) concept for the first time, the company announced on 25 April.
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QinetiQ demonstrates jet-to-jet MUM-T for first time in the UK

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 18:05
QinetiQ has for the first time in the UK demonstrated manned-unmanned teaming (MUM-T) between jet aircraft.
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Netherlands, Poland approved for AARGM-ER SEAD/DEAD missiles

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 18:05
The US government has approved the sale of the Northrop Grumman AGM-88G Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile – Extended Range (AARGM-ER) to the Netherlands and Poland.
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Initial flight trials demonstrate Excalibur FTA ‘fit for purpose‘, says Leonardo

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 16:50
Initial flight trials of the 757 airframe that is to be converted to the Excalibur Flight Test Aircraft (FTA) project to de-risk the Tempest future fighter have shown it...
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UAE inaugurates GlobalEye early warning aircraft

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 14:50
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced on 24 April that a reception ceremony for an early warning aircraft had been held at Al-Dhafra...
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India's GalaxEye developing satellite with multiple sensors for Earth observation

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 13:35
Bangalore-based GalaxEye Space is developing a satellite that can carry multiple sensors for Earth observation to support the requirements of the Indian Armed Forces.
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Special Report: Australia to accentuate maritime capabilities amid China's coercion

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 12:50
The Australian government has released two more policy documents that outline its defence development intentions over the next few years. The two documents – National...
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Vietnam issues diplomatic note to Malaysia after South China Sea collision

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 09:35
Hanoi has issued a diplomatic note to Putrajaya after a Malaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) vessel collided into a Vietnamese fishing boat in disputed waters of...
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Brazilian Army seeks 12 UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 06:05
The Brazilian Army is to acquire 12 Sikorsky UH-60M Black Hawk utility helicopters to replace its eight HM-3 Cougar and four HM-2 Black Hawk helicopters, said Army...
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Brazil to update A-29 Super Tucano aircraft fleet

Thu, 25/04/2024 - 06:05
Embraer Defense and Security is to carry out the mid-life upgrade (MLU) of 68 of the EMB 314 (locally designated A-29) Super Tucano training and light attack aircraft of...
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Brazil to buy additional VBMT-LSR Guaicurus 4×4 vehicles

Wed, 24/04/2024 - 18:50
The Manufacturing Directorate of the Brazilian Army plans to acquire up to 420 new Iveco Defence Vehicles (IDV) Light Multirole Vehicles (LMVs).
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Spain upgrades and acquires more NASAMS systems

Wed, 24/04/2024 - 18:50
The Spanish government has announced the EUR410 million (USD438 million) modernisation and acquisition of additional National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile Systems...
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Iraqi Army Aviation Command identifies itself as CH-5 UAV operator

Wed, 24/04/2024 - 17:35
Iraqi Army Aviation Command (IAAC) has confirmed it has ordered, if not already received, Chinese-made CH-5 unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).
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General Atomics tests podded guns on Mojave UAV

Wed, 24/04/2024 - 16:50
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc (GA-ASI) has tested a podded gun on its Mojave short take-off and landing (STOL) unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), the company...
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Lockheed Martin secures contract to deliver JABMS to Australia

Wed, 24/04/2024 - 16:05
Lockheed Martin has secured a contract worth AUD500 million (USD323 million) from the Australian Department of Defence (DoD) to build a Joint Air Battle Management...
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New aerial vehicle seen on Chinese H-6 bomber

Wed, 24/04/2024 - 14:50
A Chinese Xi'an Aircraft Company (XAC) H-6MW bomber has been photographed in flight while carrying a new type of air-launched vehicle.
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Vietnam outlines intent to procure K9 howitzer

Wed, 24/04/2024 - 13:35
Vietnam's Ministry of Defence (MoD) has indicated that it is planning to procure the K9 self-propelled howitzer (SPH) – developed and produced by South Korea's Hanwha...
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Austal completes sea trials for Australia's autonomous patrol boat project

Wed, 24/04/2024 - 12:50
Australian shipbuilder Austal has completed the sea acceptance trials phase for the country's Patrol Boat Autonomy Trial (PBAT), the company announced on 23 April.
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Lockheed Martin to ramp up UK Sniper production

Wed, 24/04/2024 - 11:35
Lockheed Martin is building a new production line for AN/AAQ-33 Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod (ATP) components at its Ampthill, Bedfordshire site in the UK, seeking to...
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