BAE Systems M777 howitzer programme exceeds £1 billion sales

July 19, 2010 @ 12:00 AM

BAE Systems has received an order for 93 additional M777 howitzers, taking the order book to 955 systems and taking sales for the programme to over £1bn. The US is buying 58 guns for the US Army and U

India signs deal to buy 15 fast-interception boats from France

March 27, 2010 @ 12:00 AM

India has signed a deal to buy 15 fast-interception boats (FIBs) from the French shipyard Chantier Naval Couach. The boats are meant for use by the new Sagar Prahari Bal (Sea Patrol Force in Hindi) being raised by Navy

Alliant Techsystems receives $20Million contract for 30mm Ammunition for USAF

November 18, 2009 @ 12:00 AM

Alliant Techsystems (ATK) awarded a $20 million contract to provide 30mm PGU-46/B High Explosive Incendiary (HEI) ammunition for the ATK-produced Mk44 30mm cannon on the multi-role, MC-130W Combat Spear gunship, which will support operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. The U