Turkish electronics specialist Aselsan and Honeywell of the United States have signed a memorandum of understanding to generate a framework for future collaboration.
The agreement firmed by both companies was set up with the aim to generate collaboration on avionics products
The UAE Air Force will receive further two C-17 Globemaster III military transport aircraft from the United States. It is understood the two aircraft will be procured from Boeing thought the U.S. Government foreign military sales scheme.
The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has awarded Lockheed Martin Australia & New Zealand a contract to supply a modern virtual maintenance trainer and multi-function training aid to support maintenance and aircrew of the service’s C-130J-30 Super Hercules military transport aircraft.
Under the maintenance training contract, Lockheed Martin Australia& New Zealand together with Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training will update two classrooms, providing a modern electronic learning environment at the RAAF Base Richmond.
The new classrooms will feature high resolution desktop maintenance trainers paired with computer-based training courseware for a realistic, integrated simulation offering. Further support will add two developer stations to enable training staff to modify and update the training courseware through the aircraft lifecycle.
The Italian Air Force will be the launch customer of the P.1HH HammerHead unmanned air system developed by Piaggio Aerospace.
Piaggio Aerospace will deliver three systems comprising 6 air vehicles and 3 ground control stations to the Italian Air Force in early 2016.
The P.1HH platform developed in partnership with Selex ES is a derivative of the P.180 twin turboprop aircraft. The P.1HH HammerHead is designed with a variety of operational capabilities that can be tailored to specific customer requirements, enabling it to perform a wide range of ISR missions.
The P.1HH HammerHead unmanned aircraft is currently going through a comprehensive development and certification flight test campaign, conducted at the Trapani Birgi air force base.
(Italian Air Force).
Selex ES announced it has been awarded two «new contracts for the company’s Grifo radar system.
The Grifo airborne fire control radar system is multimode and operates in the X-band. The family offers a broad suite of field proven air-to-air, air-to-surface and navigation modes, high resolution SAR and ISAR.
SEA company of Cohort , has been awarded a 5 year contract, worth £1.4 million to further support core elements of the United Kingdom Royal Navy’s weapons systems.
Under the contract its subsidiary, J+S, will continue to support the magazine torpedo launch system, the SeaGnat decoy launcher and a range of air weapons handling equipment used on board Royal Navy ships.
Paramount Group of South Africa has won a contract for the supply the company’s Mbombe 4×4 mine-protected vehicle to the Royal Jordanian Army.
The deal signed with the Jordanian firm King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB) call for the production and delivery of 50 vehicles.