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OMFV: Army Seeks Industry Advice On Bradley Replacement

Having rebooted the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle program, the Army is now is asking industry input on how to achieve nine goals, from survivability to mobility to streamlined logistics. …read more Read more here::...

L3Harris seeks operational review of new podded SIGINT programme

L3Harris is seeking an operational evaluation of its newest podded technology for signals intelligence (SIGINT) missions, looking to build upon a recent live flight test of the platform aboard a high-altitude, long-endurance (HALE) unmanned...

UAE announces USD207 mil. in contracts during UMEX/SimTEX show

The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE’s) General Headquarters (GHQ) announced AED759 million (USD207 million) during the Unmanned Systems Exhibition (UMEX) and Simulation and Training Exhibition (SimTEX) that were jointly held in Abu Dhabi from 23...

Russian VKS deploys first S-350 air defence system

Russia’s Aerospace Forces (VKS) has deployed its first S-350 Vityaz air defence system to a training centre in Gatchina in the Leningrad Region, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) announced in a press release on...

Meggitt reports 23% increase in 2019 defence orders

Meggitt has reported a 10% year-on-year increase in orders in 2019, including a 23% uptake in its defence business. The British aerospace and defence sub-system developer’s annual financial results that cover the period ending...

Meggitt reports 23% increase in 2019 defence orders

Meggitt has reported a 10% year-on-year increase in orders in 2019, including a 23% uptake in its defence business. The British aerospace and defence sub-system developer’s annual financial results that cover the period ending...

Eswatini receives UH-1H helicopters

Taiwan formally handed over two Bell UH-1H helicopters to the Umbutfo Eswatini Defence Force (UEDF) Air Wing on 21 February, the Taiwanese embassy in Eswatini announced. A local source told Jane’s the aircraft were...

FARA: Five-Way Fight For Army’s Future Scout

AVX/L3, Bell, Boeing, Karem, and Sikorsky are about to deliver their designs for the Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft. None of them is a conventional helicopter. …read more Read more here:: Breaking Defense (Land)

Future Vertical Lift: Army’s Aerial Vanguard

The Army isn’t just replacing old helicopters. It’s building a networked “ecosystem” of mutually supporting manned and unmanned weapons that can drive a flying wedge into Russian and Chinese air defenses. …read more Read...

Bell ‘blows up Russian newest Armata tanks’ in new video

Bell, part of American conglomerate Textron, has released a 1:01 minute video animation of its new helicopter that develops for the U.S. Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) competition. The animation shows that the...

Future Soldiers may get improved helmet padding

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND: Army researchers and industry partners recently published a study showing how they developed new materials and manufacturing methods to create higher performing helmet padding that reduces the likelihood of head injury...

Future Soldiers may get improved helmet padding

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND: Army researchers and industry partners recently published a study showing how they developed new materials and manufacturing methods to create higher performing helmet padding that reduces the likelihood of head injury...

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