Archive for January, 2017
The Arrow Weapon System (AWS), which consists of Arrow-2 interceptors, has been added for the first time to the Arrow-3 operational interceptor (made by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)/MLM).
The U.S. Department of Defence has awarded BAE Systems a US$542 million contract for supply of 145 M777 ultra-lightweight howitzers to the Indian Army through a Foreign Military Sale between the U.S. and Indian governments.
The arrival of an F-35B Lightning II aircraft, belonging to Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121, Marine Aircraft Group 12, at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni on January 18, marks the commencement of the squadron’s permanent basing at the air station, located in Japan.
South African defence firm Denel has announced that it will complete its deliveries of armoured patrol vehicles and light-weight remote weapon systems to Namibia on schedule over the next four months.
CAE has bagged three important defence contracts from the French air force, Airbus Defence & Space and U.S. Navy and Royal Australian Navy. The contracts which are worth an estimated C$175 million, include supply of new simulation products, simulator upgrades and training support services for global military customers.