Defense

News and issues relating to the defense aerospace business, with emphasis on current/in-use, in-development and prospective programs for manned military aircraft, unmanned combat aircraft vehicles (UCAVs), military aircraft engines, avionics, missiles, bombs, guidance systems and ground-based air-defense systems.

November 19, 2014, 9:28 AM

Brazil Plans To Buy More than 100 Gripens

The nation’s air force intends to eventually replace all three of its existing combat aircraft with the Swedish jet.

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Jun 15, 2009 - 7:59 AM
Rolls-Royce has signed a jointly funded research and technology contract with the UK ministry of defense.
Jun 15, 2009 - 7:50 AM
Finland is the latest customer for Raytheon and Kongsberg’s National Advanced Surface to Air Missile System (NASAMS), following Norway, the Netherlands, Sp
Jun 15, 2009 - 7:45 AM
Pratt & Whitney has signed two more contracts for its EcoPower engine washing service.
Jun 15, 2009 - 7:42 AM
Atlantic Inertial Systems (AIS) has introduced a new generation of ruggedized solid-state inertial MEMS (micro electromechanical systems).
Jun 15, 2009 - 7:32 AM
Making its debut at Paris this year is the Air Truck AT-802U, an armed utility version of the popular Air Tractor AT-802.
Jun 15, 2009 - 4:33 AM
Chromalloy (Hall 3 Stand A33) has announced that the U.S.
Jun 15, 2009 - 4:32 AM
Italy’s Elettronica has entered the last phase of development of its directional infrared countermeasures (DIRCM) system for the anti-missile protection ma
Jun 15, 2009 - 4:31 AM
Irkut Corporation is evaluating tenders from Western engine, avionics and systems suppliers for its proposed new MC-21 family of narrowbody airliners.
Jun 15, 2009 - 4:25 AM
Exactly two decades ago, the consortium that was to become International Aero Engines (Hall 5, Stand B10) was formed to build an engine, the V2500, to comp
Jun 15, 2009 - 4:24 AM
The strategic importance of active array airborne radar technology in Europe cannot be understated, according to EADS Defence Electronics (Hall 2 Stand A15