MBDA’s Land Ceptor air defence system has made its show debut at DSEI 2017 in London.
Land Ceptor, which utilises next-generation Common Anti-Air Modular Missile (CAMM), will be brought into service by the British Army as a replacement for the Rapier air defence system.
United Technologies will acquire Rockwell Collins, a leader in aviation and high-integrity solutions for commercial and military customers, for about US$30 billion. UTC Aerospace Systems and Rockwell Collins will be integrated to form a new business, Collins Aerospace Systems.
Under a Technology Demonstrator Programme (TDP) called ‘Icarus’, a team of UK companies led by Leonardo, will be developing and demonstrating a way to affordably integrate technologies that will help protect British Army vehicles against current and future weapons.
Servowatch has announced its selection by Hyundai for supply of their Integrated Platform Management System (IPMS), for installation into the Philippine Navy’s Future Frigate programme to be built in Hyundai’s Ulsan facility.
A Romanian Air Force IAR-99 Soim (prototype no. 7003) is to be fitted with a Leonardo Vixen 500E AESA radar, that has been procured by Romania’s leading aerospace research and development establishment, the National Institute for Aerospace Research “Elie Carafoli” (INCAS).