The Italian FREMM frigate “Federico Martinengo” recently headed out to the Gulf of La Spezia for the first time. “Martinengo” will complete the sea trials by the end of 2017.
Electromagnetic Testing Completed for KC-46 Tanker Posted: 2017 Jul 28
Boeing recently completed KC-46 multi-role tanker electromagnetic testing, which evaluates the aircraft’s ability to safely operate through electromagnetic fields produced by radars, radio towers and other systems under mission conditions.
Brazilian Army to Cut Down on Personnel Posted: 2017 Jul 28
Budgetary constraints have forced the Brazilian Army to cut back on its forces and go for a major reorganization.
The intention is to preserve as much combat power as possible while reducing cost.
BAE Tests Monitoring System for Military Bridges Posted: 2017 Jul 28
Engineers at BAE Systems are testing an integrated Bluetooth and sensing technology that continually measures the stress and strain on military bridges, the company has announced.
Apache Aviator Integrated Helmet Order Awarded to Gentex Posted: 2017 Jul 28
A US$13.4 million firm-fixed-price contract has been awarded to Gentex Corporation by the U.S. Army for the delivery of Apache Aviator Integrated Helmets (AAIH). Deliveries of the helmets are expected to be completed by June 2022.