Terrex-2 Commences Testing

ST Kinetics delivered its first Terrex-2 on 21st February 2017 to the US Marine Corps in a ceremony at the firm’s facility outside Charleston, South Carolina. This is the first of 16 vehicles being provided under a $121.5 million contract for evaluation as candidates...

Rafael launches Spike missiles from Protector USV

Rafael has conducted live firing trials of its Spike missile system from the Protector USV (unmanned surface vessel).

Denel and tkMS sign MOU to collaborate on Submarine and Frigate Upgrades

As Denel gets ready to revive the Naval Dockyard facilities in Simonstown, the company is collaborating with thyssenkrupp Marine Systems (tkMS) for joint support of the SA Navy frigates and submarines. Denel, which is a global supplier of world-class defence products and solutions, and tkMS...

SCTX 2017: an international platform for global security

UK’s leading national security event returns to London in May with a programme created to help those tasked with keeping nations, assets and businesses safe. Terrorism has become part of every day life. Over the past 12 months, Europe has experienced some the deadliest attacks...

6 Training and Simulation Systems for Aerial Platforms

Blending combat experience with today’s innovative simulation technologies, Elbit Systems offers operational and tactical, virtual and embedded trainers and simulators to leading air forces worldwide. The modular, flexible training solutions for airborne systems are designed to evolve and grow with customer needs. They offer computer-based trainers, partial...

Marines Return to the BAR

The United States Marine Corps (USMC) may soon revisit its Fire Team and Squad concepts of operation used extensively during the Second World War, following the publication of a Request For Information (RFI) for the delivery of up to 11000 Heckler and Koch M-27...

CONTROP Displays the Entire STAMP Family

Solutions Pvt Ltd (Defsys) will have on display at Aero India 2017 the complete STAMP family of Payloads. The STAMP is a family of gyro-STAbilized Miniature Payloads, which were especially designed for day and night tactical over-the-hill reconnaissance missions. Lightweight yet ruggedized, the STAMPs provide...

CONTROP Delivers Extraordinary Visibility with SPEED-ER

CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd (CONTROP) along with its Indian strategic partner Defsys Solutions Pvt Ltd (Defsys) will display SPEED-ER at AERO INDIA 2017, delivering extraordinary visibility with its first-of-its-kind superb gyro-stabilized, land-based, ultra-long-range observation system. Recently introduced, SPEED-ER’s 3 channels – Visible, Thermal and...

Optimising the Constants by Maximising the Variables

UDT 2017 will take place at Messe Bremen from 30 May – 1 June 2017. The three day conference will explore the theme “Optimising the Constants by Maximising the Variables”. Nations with established Undersea Defence capabilities and those nations seeking to develop their capabilities are...

Innovation through Collaboration in Military Training and Education

ITEC is an annual forum for representatives from the military, industry and academia to connect and share knowledge with the international training, education and simulation sectors. Presenting a unique overview of the industry’s latest innovations, the event provides visitors with a platform to discuss...

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