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Arotech Power Systems Division wins USMC contract for hybrid mobile power systems

Posted April 20, 2016 by

Arotech Corporation announced April 20 that its U.S. Power Systems Division, UEC Electronics, has recently received a $2.6 million contract from the Marine Corps to design, develop and deliver four MEHPS systems.  MEHPS portable solutions combine battery technology with existing generator and solar solutions to power forward deployed units. The MEHPS product harnesses solar power…

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Northrop Grumman delivers mission critical hardware for enhanced polar system ground station network

Posted August 10, 2016 by

Northrop Grumman successfully deployed the Enhanced Polar System (EPS) Control and Planning Segment hardware in December 2015 to operational sites at Clear Air Force Station, Alaska and Schriever Air Force Base, Colo. — paving the way for System Acceptance Testing in the spring of 2017. The U.S. Air Force’s EPS provides secure, jam-resistant satellite communications…

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GA-ASI’s type-certifiable Predator B takes flight

Posted November 30, 2016 by

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems announced Nov. 28 that its Type-Certifiable Predator ® B (TCPB) variant completed its first flight test at the company’s Gray Butte Flight Operations Facility near Palmdale, Calif., on Nov. 17.

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Lockheed Martin CEO underscores commitment to India

Posted July 8, 2016 by

Lockheed Martin’s commitment to the Indian government’s strategic ‘Make in India’ policy, the national ‘Skills Initiative’ and to working with industrial partners in India to expand its business footprint was a feature of discussions involving the Corporation’s Chairman, President and CEO Marillyn Hewson during a visit to New Delhi. Meeting with political leaders, senior government…

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BAE Systems awarded 40 Mk4 Naval Gun contract for Finland

Posted February 2, 2018 by

BAE Systems will produce and deliver Bofors 40 Mk4 Naval Guns for the Finnish Navy and its Hamina Class Squadron 2000 fast attack craft, under a contract with Patria, the prime contractor for the vessel’s mid-life upgrade and overhaul program. With this contract, Finland adds the 40 Mk4 to its installed base of BAE Systems…

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BAE Systems to produce assault amphibious vehicles for Japan

Posted April 8, 2016 by

BAE Systems has been awarded a contract to produce new Assault Amphibious Vehicles for the Japanese Ministry of Defense. This contract supports the ongoing development of an amphibious capability within the Japanese Ground Self Defense Force. “We’re proud to support the Japanese military’s recapitalization by providing this enhanced amphibious capability,” said Dean Medland, vice president…

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GA-ASO delivers final two RQ-1 Predators to Italian air force

Posted December 23, 2015 by

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. announced Dec. 22 that the Italian Air Force has accepted delivery of two RQ-1 Predator® RPA systems, marking final deliveries of  GA-ASI’s Predator A product line. GAASI is a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions. “With the delivery of these aircraft,…

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Northrop Grumman to provide U.S. Army with operation, sustainment of live, virtual, constructive training, simulation environments

Posted July 9, 2018 by

Northrop Grumman has been selected by the U.S. Army to continue providing support for its Mission Command Training Center. The new program, Mission Training Complex Contractor Support (MTCCS – III Corps), provides mission command training for a range of unified land operations in a contemporary operating environment. The $128 million contract will allow Northrop Grumman…

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Sikorsky begins CH-53 King Stallion deliveries to Marine Corps

Posted May 18, 2018 by

Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, delivered the first CH-53 King Stallion helicopter to the U.S. Marine Corps May 16. The aircraft is the first of an expected 200 helicopters for the Marine Corps' fleet.

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Lockheed Martin to help Australia’s future pilots take flight

Posted December 9, 2015 by

The Australian Department of Defence has awarded the AIR 5428 Pilot Training System contract to Lockheed Martin-led Team 21 to train the next generation of Australian Defence Force pilots.

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