DEFENCE INDUSTRY

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated an Indo-Russian joint venture (JV) on Sunday that will produce the new Kalashnikov AK-203 rifle in Korwa,...

Elbit Systems Ltd announced today that it was awarded a contract from Cantiere Navale Vittoria SpA to supply combat suites and perform systems integration for...

Airbus Helicopters is to institute a series of modifications on the H145 that will increase the payload of the light-twin by 150kg (330lb). Key to the upgrade...

The Portuguese Air Force joins a growing list of customers that have selected Collins Aerospace for its C-130H Hercules military transport aircraft modernization...

Provisional figures for fiscal 2018: Rheinmetall with a strong rise in operating earnings: €92 million surge in profits to €492 million – Consolidated...

The USAF’s B-52 Stratofortress bombers are expected to get an upgrade that will allow them to drop even more bombs than ever before. The USAF at Barksdale...

Boeing’s deliveries of KC-46 tanker to the U.S. Air Force have been suspended as the service investigates a series of problems with foreign object debris,...

Singapore is looking to initially buy four Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters, with an option to purchase eight more, according to the...

Northrop Grumman is pitching the optionally manned Firebird aircraft in response to Australia’s request for information on a new maritime surveillance capability,...

The Anglo-French project to develop and fly an unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) demonstrator has officially ended, with no results. BAE Systems and Dassault,...

Rheinmetall continues to make steady headway in the world of laser weapons, having recently completed a successful serious of comprehensive trials with a weapon...

The Israeli radar system ELM-2248 MF-STAR is to equip the four Israeli Sa’ar 6 Corvettes according to ELTA Systems, a subsidiary of state-owned IAI. The...