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Lockheed Martin Pursuing DCGS-A Increment 2, Delivers Software

Lockheed Martin [LMT] will pursue Increment 2 of the Army’s version of the Distributed Common Ground System, (DCGS-A), according to a company executive. DCGS-A is the Army’s current system for intelligence information sharing, processing,...

ATK Awarded $65 M in Domestic and International Defense Contracts

ATK (NYSE: ATK), a world-leading producer of ammunition, precision weapons and rocket motors, announced today that it has received $65 million in contracts for medium- and large-caliber ammunition. These awards provide training and tactical...

AUSA 2014: Electric MUTT ready for production

General Dynamics expects to have a jet propellant (JP) fuel version of its Multi-Utility Tactical Transport (MUTT) unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) available in around the middle of 2015, but is ready to launch full...

AUSA 2014: Talon V breaks cover

QinetiQ North America (QNA) unveiled the fifth iteration of its workhorse Talon unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) at the Association of the US Army (AUSA) annual conference in Washington, DC, on 13 October. The Talon...

AUSA 2014: Talon V breaks cover

QinetiQ North America (QNA) unveiled the fifth iteration of its workhorse Talon unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) at the Association of the US Army (AUSA) annual conference in Washington, DC, on 13 October. The Talon...

AUSA 2014: Army approves 4th Stryker Double V-Hull brigade

Key Points Another brigade set of Stryker Double V-Hull (DVH) vehicles has been cleared for army procurement The move will also accelerate engineering change proposals to ‘buy back’ lost performance The US Army acquisition...

Fifth S-400 regiment declared operational

A new Russian surface-to-air missile (SAM) regiment equipped with Almaz-Antey S-400 Triumf (SA-21 ‘Growler’) and KBP Instrument Design Bureau BRP Tula Pantsir-S (SA-22 ‘Greyhound’) missiles has deployed to an unspecified location in Krasnodar kray...

Alcoa forges ‘world’s largest’ monolithic aluminium hull

Metals manufacturer Alcoa has produced “the world’s largest single-piece forged aluminium hull” meant for a combat vehicle, the company announced on 13 October at the annual Association of the United States Army (AUSA) conference....

Malaysia increases 2015 defence budget by 10%

The Malaysian government announced on 10 October a 2015 defence budget of MYR17.76 billion (USD5.4 billion), a year-on-year increase of 10%. The allocation amounts to 6.5% of projected yearly government expenditure and around 1.5%...

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