IFS Applications Named Number One Vendor Of Aerospace and Defense EAM Software

July 19, 2016 @ 01:48 PM

IFS, the global enterprise applications company has been identified as the global number one vendor of enterprise asset management (EAM) software for aerospace and defense (A&D) industries. IFS has been recognised by ARC Advisory Group in its most recent “Enterprise Asset Management Global Market Research Study”

Boeing To Use Microsoft For Data Analytics On Cloud

July 19, 2016 @ 08:31 AM

Boeing and Microsoft have signed an agreement to build a cloud-based platform for Boeing's industry-leading portfolio of commercial aviation analytics tools. The two companies intend to work together to transition many of Boeing's commercial aviation applications into the Microsoft Azure cloud

Thales, Elettronica To Cooperate In Electronic Warfare Domain

July 11, 2016 @ 01:25 PM

Thales and Elettronica have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore joint initiatives and pursue growth business opportunities in the Electronic Warfare (EW) segment. "This MoU extends the area of our long-standing business relationship and both companies believe that it represents a fundamental step for growth in Europe and the...

Lockheed Martin Awarded $559 Million F-35 Lightning II Production Support Contract

July 8, 2016 @ 09:23 AM

Lockheed Martin has been awarded the US Navy contract worth $559 million to provide logistics support, services and software upgrades for lot 10 F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter aircraft. “Lockheed Martin Corp

Boeing To Update Flight Management Software For US Navy P-8A Aircraft

June 30, 2016 @ 05:44 AM

Boeing is being awarded $18 million for the supplies and services required to update the flight management computer system software and air data inertial reference magnetic variation tables for the P-8A aircraft. The Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast Out functionality is a Communications, Navigation, Surveillance/Air Traffic Management requirement that is required...

Lockheed Martin Wins $40 Million For MH-60R Aircraft Software Integration

June 30, 2016 @ 05:15 AM

Lockheed Martin Corp is being awarded a $40 million order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement for non-recurring engineering efforts in support of the MH-60R aircraft for the integration of software product improvement. These services are in support of the U

Russian Helicopters To Minimize Dependence On Foreign Software

June 8, 2016 @ 12:36 PM

Russian Helicopters plan to reduce the use of Microsoft Solutions and by opting to use Astra Linux operating system to minimize dependence on foreign software. Russian Helicopters directs funding for the development of domestic engineering capacity in order to move on Russian developments in the field of IT and free software, Rostec said in a statement Wednesday

Exelis Wins Software Improvement Contract For Jammers, Electronic Countermeasures

June 7, 2016 @ 08:41 AM

Exelis Inc has won a $12 million US Navy contract to provide engineering services and software support equipment products for the Advanced Self-Protection Jammer AN/ALQ-165, the Integrated Defensive Electronic Countermeasures AN/ALQ-214, Aircraft Self Protection Optimization and the Software Improvement Project. Services will also include engineering support for the governments of Australia, Kuwait, Finland, and Switzerland under the Foreign Military Sales program

Saab Wins SEK 1.1 Billion Worth Airborne Early Warning and Control System

May 30, 2016 @ 12:34 PM

Saab has received an order worth SEK 1.1 billion to provide the Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) system to an unnamed customer

Boeing Awarded $42 Million Worth US Navy Contracts For P-8A Aircraft Components...

May 17, 2016 @ 08:48 AM

Boeing has been awarded three contracts total worth $42 million from the US Navy for the repair coverage of components used on the P-8A aircraft. The first contract worth $19 million awarded to Boeing is for the repair coverage of 193 various mission system components on the P-8A aircraft

IAF Air Chief Inaugurates eMaintenance Management System For Su-30MKI, Jaguar fighters In...

May 13, 2016 @ 09:49 AM

Indian Air Force Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha inaugurated the Electronic Maintenance Management System for Su-30MKI and Jaguar fighters at the Pune Air force station today. The eMMS has been conceptualized to address the need of automating maintenance management process in the Air Force

Harris Corp Wins $88M Airborne Jammers Contract For US Navy Electronic Warfare...

May 2, 2016 @ 02:06 PM

Harris Corporation has won a $88 million contract to supply electronic jammers for US Navy F/A-18 Hornet and Super Hornet aircraft. The jammers protect the Navy jets from sophisticated electronic threats, including modern integrated air defense systems