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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:55

Airbus Military studies gunship versions of medium transports
Gunship version of the CN-235 Airbus Military May 10, 2012 By Craig Hoyle - FG London - Airbus Military is studying possible new variants of its CN-235 and C-295 medium transports adapted for tasks including combat support and battlefield surveillance,...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:50

Panetta To Embark on Weeklong Asia-Pacific Visit
May. 22, 2012 By MARCUS WEISGERBER Defense News U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta will begin a weeklong visit to the Asia-Pacific next week, his first visit to the region since the Pentagon announced an increased focus on that area earlier this year....
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:50

Forum de l'IRSEM du 4 juin 2012, Relations transatlantiques : redéfinitions stratégiques
22/05/2012 IRSEM Les Forums de l'IRSEM - 2012 - "Relations transatlantiques : les redéfinitions stratégiques" Lundi 4 juin – 12h30 à 14h00 Amphithéâtre Lacoste, Ecole militaire. Avec : Jean-Paul Perruche, directeur du domaine d’études "Sécurités européennes...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:50

Supersonic Fly-By
5/21/2012 Strategy Page PACIFIC OCEAN (May 20, 2012) An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113 flies supersonic over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during an air power demonstration for embarked tiger...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:45

US-led European AMD shield moves ahead
22 May 2012 army-technology.com Nato secretary general, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, has announced the first steps towards a European missle defence system, at the 25th Nato summit in Chicago, US. Rasmussen said the system will provide the alliance with a limited...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:45

Turkey’s changing role in NATO
May 21 2012trdefence.com A two-day NATO Summit in Chicago was concluded May 21 with the adoption of a new “Smart Defense” strategy, just as it had been announced in advance. The 28 members agreed to coordinate use of their military resources under dire...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:40

AFSOC MC-130J crews start training in new full-motion sims
May 23, 2012 by Dave Majumdar – FG Washington DC - The US Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) aircrews have started training on full-motion simulators for the MC-130J version of the Lockheed Martin Hercules tactical transport aircraft at Kirtland...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:40

F-22ski Just Got Later And More Expensive
May 22, 2012: STRATEGY PAGE The Russian answer to the American F-22, the T-50 (or PAK-FA), has been delayed two years. It will now, barring more delays, be ready for mass production in 2019. This is according to India, which is collaborating with Russia...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:35

Taïwan muscle sa flotte face aux ambitions chinoises
Une frégate taïwanaise du type Kang Ding de 3800 tonnes photo Marine Taiwanaise 23/05/2012 MER et MARINE En réaction au développement de la marine chinoise, les autorités taïwanaises ont annoncé la commande de 12 corvettes lance-missiles. Affichant un...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:35

Those Clever Viking Traders
Argentine Air Force aircraft Saab 340 May 22, 2012: STRATEGY PAGE Sweden sold the Thailand Air Force a Saab 340B transport recently, and the price was an exchange for three Italian G222 transports. The G222s were grounded for age-related maintenance issues....
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:30

L'Algérie va doter son futur bâtiment de projection de missiles Aster 15
Un Aster 15 tiré depuis le porte-aéronefs Cavour photo : MARINA MILITARE 16/05/2012 MER et MARINE C'est le missile surface-air européen Aster 15 que l'Algérie a choisi pour équiper son nouveau bâtiment de débarquement et de soutien logistique. Commandé...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:30

CACI Awarded Prime Position on $900 M Multiple-Award Contract to Support JIEDDO
May 22, 2012 ASDNews Source : CACI International Inc. The Wexford Group International, a wholly owned company of CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI), announced today that it has been selected by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Systems...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:25

US drone industry: Open for business at home and abroad
23 May, 2012, RT.com The Obama administration has continued in its enduring drive to sell drones to eager allies like Turkey. But if US clients are careless or misuse the weapons, Washington will share the blame, says Tim Brown, a senior fellow at Globalsecurity.org....
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:25

Pictures show N.Korea rocket launch upgrade
May 22, 2012 Spacewar.com (AFP) Washington - North Korea has undertaken a major upgrade of a launch pad that could pave the way for longer-range missiles, a research group said Tuesday, amid mounting concern over Pyongyang's nuclear program. Satellite...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:25

General Atomics, Selex team up for Predator B sensor demonstration
May 22, 2012 by Craig Hoyle - FG Edinburgh - Unmanned air system manufacturer General Atomics Aeronautical Systems and European radar specialist Selex Galileo have demonstrated their ability to swiftly integrate new surveillance payloads with the former's...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:20

Army Readies Its Mammoth Spy Blimp for First Flight
The U.S. Army's massive Long Endurance Multi-Intelligence Vehicle. Illustration: Northrop Grumman May 22, 2012 By David Axe - wired.com/dangerroom TAMPA, Florida — Sure, it took an extra year or so, but Northrop Grumman has finally penciled in the first...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:20

In 3 Days, Vikramaditya Ups Hook For Sea Trials
Vikramaditya aircraft carrier Photo Sevmash May 22, 2012 by Shiv Aroor LIVEFIST The Vikramaditya aircraft carrier will finally set sail for sea trials on May 25. Over the last month, the vessel was unmoored from its quay wall. A team of workers has spent...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:15

ECBC and SAIC join forces to develop tactical garbage refinery for US Army
The US Army's TGER 1.0 system prototype during field testing at Camp Victory in Iraq. Credit: James Jay Valdes, PhD, US Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center 18 May 2012army-technology.com TGER 1.0 system The US Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:15

Indian AF Chief Visits Rafale as Talks Continue With Dassault
photo Armée de l'Air May. 22, 2012 By VIVEK RAGHUVANSHI Defense News NEW DELHI — Air Chief Marshal N.A.K. Browne, head of the Indian Air Force, is visiting France, where he is getting a close look at the Rafale, India’s choice for its Medium Multirole...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:10

Potential European Funding for IAF Trainer Aircraft Acquisition
15/5/2012 Arie Egozi - israeldefense.com In the framework of the negotiation over details of the new trainer aircraft deal, European and perhaps even Israeli banks may fund the acquisition A consortium of European banks, and perhaps even Israeli banks,...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:10

Indian OFB soon to deliver artillery guns for user trials
An FH77B howitzer being displayed at Army Museum in Stockholm, Sweden Photo Lennart Kjellman 21 May 2012 army-technology.com India's state-run Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) will deliver two types of indigenously developed 155mm howitzers to the Indian...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:10

Embraer looks to make defence business quarter of revenue by 2020
Five countries, plus Brazil, have commited to KC-390 May. 22, 2012 by Murdo Morrison –FG London - Embraer's roots are in defence. Its first aircraft - the EMB 110 Bandeirante - was built for the Brazilian armed forces in the early 1970s, and it designed...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:05

India to test launch Akash anti-aircraft missile this week
Akash surface-to-air anti-aircraft missiles being displayed at Aero India 2011 Photo: courtesy of Defence19. 21 May 2012 army-technology.com Akash medium-range, surface-to-air anti-aircraft missile The Indian Army is planning to test launch its medium-range,...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:05

Une délégation de la défense britannique au Vietnam
22/05/2012 vietnamplus.vn Le général Nguyen Chi Vinh, vice-ministre de la Défense, a reçu mardi à Hanoi une délégation de l'Institut royal de recherche en matière de défense de la Grande-Bretagne, venue lui rendre une visite de courtoisie. Cette mission...
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23 mai 2012 3 23 /05 /mai /2012 07:00

Rafael seeks missile shield for helicopters
TEL AVIV, Israel, May 22 (UPI) Israel's Rafael Advanced Defense Systems is developing a "hard kill" defense for helicopters against surface-to-air missiles, part of the air force new doctrine to counter advanced SAMs being acquired by Iran, Syria, Hezbollah...
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