Hanwha Thales Bags S. Korean Ground Surveillance Sensor Development Contract

November 17, 2015 @ 07:11 AM

Hanwha Thales has bagged a contract from the South Korean Defense Acquisition Program Administration(DAPA) to develop unmanned ground surveillance sensors for monitoring North Korean forces in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ). The South Korean defense procurement agency said Tuesday that the deal between the DAPA and local company Hanwha Thales, a...

Lockheed Martin Wins USAF Contract For Boosting Sniper Targeting Pod Accuracy

October 24, 2015 @ 12:21 PM

Lockheed Martin has won a $176 million contract from the US Air Force for Sniper Advanced Targeting-Pod Sensor Enhancement kits. Sniper ATP-SE has improved sensors, a two-way datalink and algorithms that increase air-to-ground, air-to-air and maritime targeting capability, the company announced Friday

Selex EX Laser Anti-collision System Installed On Italian NH90 Helicopters

October 23, 2015 @ 11:54 AM

The first laser based anti-collision LOAM (Laser Obstacle Avoidance and Monitoring) system for helicopters has been installed aboard a NH90 TTH, recently delivered to the Italian Ministry of Defense. The Selex ES-made LOAM navigation aids for helicopters is able to report any type of obstacle including very thin ones such as...

Ultra Electronics USSI Wins Active And Passive Sonobuoys Subcontracts

August 18, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

Ultra Electronics USSI has won $16.1 million subcontracts from their ERAPSCO / SonobuoyTech Systems joint venture to manufacture Passive and Active Sonobuoys in support of multiple underwater missions

Lockheed Martin To Produce Sensor Assembly For US Army’s Apache Helicopters

August 13, 2015 @ 09:02 AM

The US Army awarded Lockheed Martin a $21.7 million Lot 4 follow-on contract to continue production of the Modernized Day Sensor Assembly (M-DSA) for the AH-64E Apache attack helicopter

ODU Introduces Connectors For Military Applications

July 22, 2015 @ 10:14 AM

ODU has introduced its high speed connector solutions for Harsh Environment including Military Applications as a part of the ODU AMC High-Density portfolio to the US market. ODU AMC High-Density, an advanced miniature connector solution, used in soldier communications and future soldier systems that require significant weight and space reduction such as field radios, portable computers, night vision, digital scopes, UAVs and airborne vehicles

Pakistan Orders Sniper Targeting Pods for F-16s

July 14, 2015 @ 07:13 PM

Lockheed Martin will manufacture and upgrade Sniper Advanced Targeting Pods (ATP) for the Pakistan Air Force's F-16 fleet. A Foreign Military Sales contract to Lockheed Martin includes the production of 15 Sniper ATPs and upgrades to the Pakistan Air Force's existing 22 Sniper ATPs

NSA To Get GD Protected Smart Phones

July 10, 2015 @ 07:34 PM

General Dynamics C4 Systems recently received the Defense Mobile Classified Capability (DMCC) contract from the US National Security Agency (NSA). As part of the contract, General Dynamics will deliver up to 1,000 Samsung KNOX™-enabled Galaxy S4 smartphones provisioned with added GD Protected® software for the U

DCNS Validates Maritime Surveillance Solution in Piracy-hit Gulf of Guinea

July 9, 2015 @ 09:45 AM

Together with the French Navy, DCNS conducted three demonstrations of its POLARIS mission system and the interoperable NIDL tactical data link solution. These tests took place in the coastal waters of the Gulf of Guinea, an area in which over one quarter of worldwide acts of piracy are concentrated

Russia’s New Sonar To Undergo Tests Later This Year

July 7, 2015 @ 02:17 PM

Russias new sonar claimed to capture sounds of fourth generation nuclear submarines will undergo trails at Russias Northern Fleet by the end of this year. “The transmitter/receiver unit of the Batareya (Battery) sonar will be lowered to around 300 meters into the water 30 kilometers from the White Sea coast to pick up submarine sounds and send the date up via a fiber optic cable,” Sergei Tsygankov, one of the new sonars designers was quoted as saying by Sputnik today

Lockheed Martin Wins $72 Million Contract to Support US Coast Guard C4ISR...

May 28, 2015 @ 07:43 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a $72 million contract to support the US Coast Guard's efforts to enforce maritime sovereignty and address at-sea threats through the National Security Cutter (NSC) program. Through this contract received from Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), Lockheed Martin will provide the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) system for the US Coast Guard's eighth National Security Cutter, the future USCGC Midgett

Track24 Defence Launches Military Consignment Tracking Solution

May 21, 2015 @ 08:09 AM

Track24 Defence has developed a new high capability, low price point, and security device, Shadow, as a part of AES256-encrypted consignment tracking solution. Shadow is a cost effective consignment tracking solution that will help prevent millions of dollars of military equipment from going missing during transit