Archive for February 15, 2017
Thales has decided to transfer the STARStreak missile technology to India.
A memorandum of understanding was signed between Thales and India’s state-owned Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) on the sidelines of the ongoing AeroIndia show to assess the opportunity for the transfer of technology of the STARStreak missile capability to India with the support of the U.K. government.
Textron Systems Weapon & Sensor Systems, a unit of Textron Inc., has successful tested the G-CLAW precision guided glide weapon, against moving targets.
The flight tests, which occurred in October 2016, took place at Yuma Proving Grounds in Arizona.
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), has revealed additional details of its proposed Indian Multi-Role Helicopter (IMRH). The IMRH full-scale mock-up was unveiled by Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar at Aero India and the new helicopter will be in the 12 tonne class.
A new Remote Controlled Weapon Station (RCWS)/Air Defence Weapon Station (ADWS) fitted with a 12.7 mm gun of the MBT Arjun Mk II battle tank, was unveiled by Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) on the inaugural day of Aero India 2017.
BAE Systems expects to generate substantial interest for its latest version of the Hawk advanced jet trainer, “The Advanced Hawk fast jet trainer”.