Wednesday, 17 August, 2022

Slovakia to consider sending Mig-29 fleet to Ukraine

Slovakia is considering sending its fleet of 11 Mig-29 fighter aircraft to Ukraine, Slovak Defence Minister Jaroslav Nad announced on 25 July. Nad said, “we can...

Czech Air Force to protect Slovak skies amid MiG transfer to Ukraine

A deployment of Czech Air Force fighter aircraft will be approved to guard the airspace of fellow NATO member Slovakia, Czech Prime Minister Petr...

Turkey, Russia reinforce positions in Syria ahead of possible offensive

Turkey and Russia have reinforced their positions in the north of Syria ahead of a possible Turkish military offensive against Kurdish groups. The Syrian Observatory...
Advertisment

air & aerospace

Qatar receives first Typhoon fighter aircraft

The first Typhoon fighter aircraft was delivered to the Qatar Armed Forces on 15 August at a ceremony held at a BAE Systems facility...

Poland orders 32 AW149 helicopters from Leonardo

Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak announced on 1 July that Poland has signed a contract worth 8.25 billion złotys ($1.83 billion) to purchase 32...

Sweden places order with Saab for two GlobalEye aircraft

Swedish defence company Saab announced on 30 June that it has signed a contract with and received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel...

army & land forces

Czech Republic to purchase 210 CV90 IFVs

The Government of the Czech Republic announced on 20 July that it plans to procure 210 CV90 infantry fighting vehicles (IFV). The Czech Republic will...

Oshkosh receives order for 513 JLTVs

Oshkosh Defense announced on 1 July that the US Army Contracting Command has placed a $216 Million order for 513 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles...

Slovakia selects CV90 IFV

BAE Systems announced on 28 June that Slovakia has selected the CV90 MkIV as its new infantry fighting vehicle (IFV). The CV90 will replace Slovakia's...

naval & maritime

Saab to deliver torpedo tubes for Swedish Navy

Swedish defence company Saab announced on 24 May that it has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration for a new torpedo...

Babcock wins contract for carrier dry dock

Babcock has been awarded a 10-Year Contract for HMS Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers dry-dock maintenance. Babcock Press Release, 16 May 2022: Babcock, the international...

Construction begins on new Royal Navy Type 31 frigates

The construction of HMS Venturer, the first of five new Royal Navy Type 31 frigates, is now underway at Rosyth dockyard on the Firth...
Advertisment

security

Slovakia to consider sending Mig-29 fleet to Ukraine

Slovakia is considering sending its fleet of 11 Mig-29 fighter aircraft to Ukraine, Slovak Defence Minister Jaroslav Nad announced on 25 July. Nad said, “we can...

Czech Air Force to protect Slovak skies amid MiG transfer to Ukraine

A deployment of Czech Air Force fighter aircraft will be approved to guard the airspace of fellow NATO member Slovakia, Czech Prime Minister Petr...

Turkey, Russia reinforce positions in Syria ahead of possible offensive

Turkey and Russia have reinforced their positions in the north of Syria ahead of a possible Turkish military offensive against Kurdish groups. The Syrian Observatory...

c4isr

Saab to deliver live training systems to Sweden

Swedish defence company Saab announced on 14 July that it has signed a framework agreement with the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) for military...

MilDef to provide IT systems for Norwegian M113s

Swedish tactical IT provider MilDef has announced that it will provide technology to the Norwegian Defense Materiel Agency (NDMA) for the mid-life upgrade of...

Teledyne FLIR Defense Announces New Multi-Mission, Modular Robot Kobra 725

Teledyne FLIR Defense announced the launch of its new Kobra 725 modular robot on 13 June at Eurosatory. Teledyne FLIR Defense states that the tracked...

blog

Enhancing compliance and reducing complexity in the US Defence Contract Management procurement process

With defence spending on the rise and increased demand for US military equipment domestically and overseas, the current market climate offers opportunity to drive...

NEYK N3 Combat Submarine

Ocean Submarine's NEYK N3 ocean-going diesel-electric attack submarine can be used worldwide within 24 hours thanks to air transport. The ability to carry out...

Aresa Shipyard: 60 years of success in shipbuilding since 1961

Having recently celebrated its extraordinary 60th birthday, Aresa Shipyard, in Spain, is stronger, faster, and better than ever before. Playing a major role in...

events

Advertisment