F-35 Undertakes Maiden Launch of AIM-9X Missile Posted: 2016 Jan 25
A F-35 flight sciences aircraft (AF-1) belonging to theJoint Strike Fighter Integrated Test Force and piloted by Lockheed Martin chief F-35 test pilot David Nelson,at Edwards Air Force Base has successfully launched an AIM-9X missile for the first time.
Rheinmetall Wins €130 million Artillery Ammunition Deal Posted: 2016 Jan 25
Rheinmetall has announced the receipt of an order worth approximately €130 million, from an unnamed International customer for artillery ammunition. Deliveries are scheduled to be completed by 2019.
Bahrain Air Show is Maiden Outing for Finmeccanica as One Company Posted: 2016 Jan 25
Finmeccanica, made its appearance as ‘one company’ at the Bahrain Air Show 2016 on January 21st. The Italian group showcased its products ranging from its “Helicopter” division, “Airborne & Space Systems”, “Land & Naval Defence Electronics”...
Experimental Flights on Russian High Speed Helicopter Underway Posted: 2016 Jan 25
Russian Helicopters has commenced experimental flight tests on a high-speed helicopter technology demonstrator.
Saab Bags Croatian Coastal and Border Protection System Order Posted: 2016 Jan 25
Saab has announced that it will deliver a coastal surveillance and border protection system to Croatia, that is scheduled to be operational by June 2016.