Textron Systems

Textron Systems specializes in defense, homeland security, and aerospace. They invest in designing, demonstrating, and maturing ground robotic technologies with features for transportability and mission support.

Iraqi Mi-35 Helicopter Crashes

April 5, 2016 @ 04:00 PM

An Iraqi Mi-35 helicopter crashed south of Baghdad due to a technical glitch Monday. A colonel in Iraq's Joint Operations Command was quoted as saying by AFP that an "Mi-35 training...

Textron Wins $65 Million Contract To Supply APCs To Iraq, Columbia

April 5, 2016 @ 03:49 PM

Textron has won $65 million contract to provide variants of Commando Select Armored Personnel Carriers to Iraq and Columbia. Textron has to provide 54 Commando Select APCs each along with 40/50...

Lockheed-Korea Aerospace' T 50A Jet Enters USAF Trainer Contract Race

February 12, 2016 @ 10:39 AM

Lockheed Martin-Korean Aerospace Industries jointly developed T-50 A training jet will be competing in the US Air Force new training planes contract estimated over $8 billion. The USAF aims to replace...

Textron To Supply Three Combat Tactical Vehicles To Ukraine

February 2, 2016 @ 02:49 PM

Textron has signed a contract with Ukroboronprom subsidiary SpetsTechnoExport (STE) for the sale of three Survivable Combat Tactical Vehicles (SCTV) to Ukraine. The contract entails the sale of three SCTVs that...

India Eyeing US Scorpion Jet Offer

September 4, 2015 @ 11:56 AM

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is keen on the US offer of Textrons AirLand Scorpion light-attack and intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft. IAF recently asked HAL to stop work on...

Lockheed, Textron In Race To Buy Sikorsky Valued At $8 Billion

July 10, 2015 @ 02:18 PM

Lockheed Martin, Textron are major contenders to have offered to buy Sikorsky Aircraft. The Stratford-based helicopter manufacturer could be valued at $8 billion and the decision for the sell-out is likely...

Thales' I-Master Radar Integrates With Textron AirLand's Scorpion jet

June 17, 2015 @ 10:54 AM

Thales announced today that its I-Master radar has been successfully integrated on to Textron AirLands Scorpion Jet(tm) mission systems. The addition of radar compliments the Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) sensor...

Indian Defence Purchases from US May Spike Upwards This Year

May 12, 2015 @ 03:32 PM

Even as the Indian MoD is expected to give the nod for purchasing Boeing Apache and Chinook helicopters in the near future, moves are afoot to order more defence equipment...

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ISIS Regrouping, Attacks in 1H 2024 Double that of 2023: U.S. Centcom

July 18, 2024 @ 05:51 AM

The Islamic State (ISIS) claimed 153 attacks in Iraq and Syria from January to June 2024, suggesting an effort to reconstitute and potentially more than double the total number of attacks compared to 2023, following years of decreased capability

China Suspends Non-Proliferation, Arms Control Talks with U.S., Blames Washington

July 18, 2024 @ 05:25 AM

China has announced the suspension of talks with the United States regarding a new round of consultations on arms control and non-proliferation, according to the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs

German Army Orders 70mm Practice Rockets for Combat Helicopters

July 18, 2024 @ 04:31 AM

Rheinmetall has signed a contract valued €100 million with the German Army (Bundeswehr) concerning the delivery of 70mm-practice rockets

Spain Acquires PAC-3 MSE Missiles

July 18, 2024 @ 04:03 AM

United States and Spain finalized an agreement Wednesday for Spain to acquire Lockheed Martin's Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) Missile Segment Enhancement (MSE) missiles along with related support equipment

British Army Receives 10 Archer Howitzer Systems from Sweden

July 17, 2024 @ 02:23 PM

The British Army has now received all 14 of its Archer howitzer artillery systems after the final 10 arrived from Sweden