GKN Aerospace Receives Contract Extension for Gripen RM12 Support Posted: 2017 Jan 13
A three-year contract extension worth over USD$175 million has been awarded to GKN Aerospace for technical product support, maintenance and parts supply for the Gripen RM12 engines used by Sweden, Hungary, Czech Republic and Thailand.
French DGA Selects Safran for SSBN Navigation System Posted: 2017 Jan 11
Safran Electronics & Defence has been chosen by the French defense procurement agency DGA to design, develop and build an improvedversion of its global navigation system that is currently in use on the nation’s Triomphant class ballistic missile nuclear submarines (SNLE).
Textron India Has New MD in Arijit Ghosh Posted: 2017 Jan 11
Arijit Ghosh has been named by Textron as the president and managing director of Textron India Private Limited.
Prior to his recent appointment, Ghosh was president of Honeywell Aerospace India since 2014.
IWI to Introduce TAVOR X95 Bullpup Rifle in Canada Posted: 2017 Jan 11
Israeli small arms manufacturer IWI has announced that it will introduce its TAVOR X95 Bullpup rifle to be made available to shooting enthusiasts across Canada from Q1/17.
U.S. Navy FTSS IV Contract Awarded to L3 Link Posted: 2017 Jan 11
L3 Link Simulation & Training (L3 Link) will participate in the U.S. Navy’s Fielded Training Systems Support (FTSS) IV Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Multiple Award Contract (MAC), that will have an estimated contract ceiling value of US$1.75 billion.