U.S. Navy to Evaluate Saab's AUV62-AT ASW Training System
The U.S. Navy (USN) has requested Saab to demonstrate its anti-submarine warfare (ASW) training system, the AUV62-ATASW training system. The demonstration is planned for summer 2018, with an option to continue testing into 2019.
Next Generation Aegis Ashore Solution Moves Ahead
Lockheed Martin has completed what it terms as a landmark demonstration of connected key components of its Aegis Ashore and Long-Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR) technologies.
CAE USA Bags Abrams Tank Trainer Contract for U.S. Army
The United States Army has awarded CAE USA a contract to provide the service with a suite of Abrams M1A2 tank engine trainers. The 2 initial maintenance-training devices will be delivered to Ft. Benning, Georgia in 2019.
Keel Laying Ceremony Held for 3rdMalaysianLittoral Combat Ship
The keel laying ceremony for the third Littoral Combat Ship (“LCS”) has been held by Malaysia’s Boustead Naval Shipyard Sdn Bhd (“BN Shipyard”), which is building the futuristic vessels for the Royal Malaysian Navy (“RMN”).
Rafael's SPIKE LR Completes Successful Evaluation by Romanian Army
The Romanian Army recently completed testing and evaluation of ten SPIKE LR (Long Range) missiles. The Romanian government placed orders for SPIKE missiles in 2015 with EuroSpike GmbH (a joint venture between Rafael, Diehl and Rheinmetall).