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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 06:15

Navy testing unmanned surface vessel
WILMINGTON, Mass., July 14 (UPI) A multi-role, unmanned surface vessel is being demonstrated in U.S. Navy exercises this month by Textron Systems Advanced Systems. Textron said its Common Unmanned Surface Vessel is designed with a reconfigurable payload...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 06:10

Image of the Day: 15 July 2011 - UK MoD
A Spanish F-18 aircraft refuels from a VC10 K3 of 101 Squadron Royal Air Force during a mission as part of NATO's operations over Libya. Two VC10 aircraft are based at Trapani in Sicily as part of the UK contribution to Operation UNIFIED PROTECTOR. [Picture:...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 06:05

Franco-German Aerial Infrared Sensor Proposed
Photo: Northrop Grumman Jul 15, 2011 By Robert Wall aerospace daily and defense report LONDON — A French Senate report advocating missile defense is proposing France and Germany cooperate on the development of an unmanned aircraft-based infrared detection...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 06:00

Rafale's Multirole Capability
Jul 15, 2011 By Christina Mackenzie defense technology international French air force and navy Rafale F3 combat aircraft are touted as true “omnirole fighters.” Military officials say there are multirole fighters that conduct reconnaissance, air-to-air...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:55

Marine Corps UAVs Get New Home in Afghanistan
July 13, 2011 defense-aerospace.com (Source: US Marine Corps; issued July 13, 2011) CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan --- Marine Corps unmanned aerial vehicles have a new home at Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan. Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 3 formed...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:50

Roketsan targets guided anti-tank missile development and production
photo defencetalk.com Jul 13 2011 trdefence.com Roketsan is completing development of a trio of guided anti-armour weapons Turkish Land Forces Command is the main customer, but the missiles will be marketed for exports Since the mid-1990s Turkey’s Roketsan...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:45

CN-235 Maritime Patrol Operations Strengthened by Universal Avionics Multi-Mission FMS
Jul 14, 2011 ASDNews Source : Universal Avionics Tucson, AZ - Two CN-235-110 Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA) equipped with an advanced flight deck from Universal Avionics were recently delivered to the Korea Coast Guard (KCG). Outfitted directly from the...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:40

Smiths Detection wins LCD contract with Swedish military
July 13, 2011 defpro.com Watford, UK | Smiths Detection has won a contract to supply the Swedish armed forces with 1800 LCDs (Lightweight Chemical Detectors) that sample air for chemical warfare agents and toxic industrial chemicals. The contract, a follow-on...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:35

New role established in NZDF leadership team
July 14, 2011 defpro.com William Peet has been appointed to the new civilian role of Chief Operating Officer of the New Zealand Defence Force, Defence Minister Wayne Mapp announced today. “The creation of this position expands the expertise of the NZDF’s...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:30

Nicolas Sarkozy réunit un conseil de sécurité à l'Élysée sur l'Afghanistan
Nicolas Sarkozy lors de sa visite-surprise en Afghanistan, mardi dernier. © Philippe Wojazer / Reuters 14/07/2011 Par Jean Guisnel Le Point.fr Le président de la République souhaite améliorer la sécurité des soldats, mais se dispense des consignes lors...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:25

NATO chief calls for more strike aircraft to bomb Libya
BRUSSELS, July 15 (RIA Novosti) NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen called on the alliance’s members to send more aircraft to deliver surgical strikes on Libyan targets, Western media said on Friday. "I encourage all allies that have aircraft...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:20

Medvedev fires electronic warfare boss as more generals axed
MOSCOW, July 15 (RIA Novosti) President Dmitry Medvedev has sacked a number of generals, including the head of the services’ electronic warfare branch, Oleg Ivanov, the Kremlin press service said on Friday. Medvedev also fired the head of the Mobilization...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:15

Additional RAF Tornados for operations over Libya
July 15, 2011 UK Ministry of Defence - defpro.com The UK Ministry of Defence has announced that, in the coming days, the UK will deploy an additional four RAF Tornado GR4s to Gioia del Colle air base in Italy, primarily in the reconnaissance role to further...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:10

Iranian Missile Messages: Reading Between the Lines of "Great Prophet 6"
Shahab-2 short-range ballistic missile (SRBM) July 13, 2011 Arms Control Association (ACA) - defpro.com In light of justifiable concerns about Iran’s potential as a nuclear weapons state, the country’s latest military exercise, ending last week, provided...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:05

Northrop Grumman Awarded $65 Million Contract to Provide Situational Awareness for U.S. Air Force Airlift Crews
source brahmand.com SAN DIEGO, July 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) a $65 million contract to provide tactical situational awareness to airlift aircrews, fulfilling an urgent operational...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 05:00

ESC BAZ Ltd will deliver its AMI advanced man-portable lightweight remote control system to a customer based in Asia.
July 13th, 2011 By VMSB – DEFESA Global The Israel based company has been selected for the contract following extensive evaluation and field tests conducted by the customer. The system provides superior day and night observation capabilities “on-the-move”,...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 04:55

China's Air Force studying new training program for fighter pilots
July 14, 2011 defpro.com BEIJING | The Air Force of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) is now studying a new training program for the pilots of its third-generation fighter jets, according to Air Force headquarters. The country's first group of...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 04:50

New Apaches, Upgrade Contracts Lead to Sales of APG-78 Radar
July 15, 2011 T. Hartley / Forecast International – defpro.com NEWTOWN, Conn. | The APG-78(V) is the fire control radar that equips the Boeing AH-64 Apache Longbow helicopter. The radar interfaces with the HELLFIRE missile fire system, giving it a fire-and-forget...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 04:45

Australian DoD Releases Exposure Draft of Defence Trade Controls Bill
July 15, 2011 defpro.com The third stage of the consultation process for the Australia-United States Defence Trade Cooperation Treaty has begun with the release of a draft of the Australian legislation to implement the Treaty. Minister for Defence Stephen...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 04:40

Singapore Air Force completes F-50 Maritime Patrol Aircraft deployment to the Gulf of Aden
source flightglobal.com July 15, 2011 defpro.com The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Fokker-50 Maritime Patrol Aircraft (F-50 MPA) detachment has returned from its three-month deployment in the Gulf of Aden. The detachment was welcomed home by their families...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 04:35

Dogs With Cameras Search for Bombs
Jul 15, 2011 ASDNews Source : MoD NL The dog school of the Royal Netherlands Air Force has acquired a new technique for detecting explosives. With a camera attached to its head, a search dog can search for explosives by itself. The dog handler watches...
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16 juillet 2011 6 16 /07 /juillet /2011 04:30

Russia, NATO end talks on sectoral missile defense - source
MOSCOW, July 15 (RIA Novosti) The subject of the so-called sectoral missile defense has been taken off the agenda of Russian-NATO negotiations, a source in the Russian delegation said on Friday. NATO has never given any encouragement to the Russian proposal,...
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15 juillet 2011 5 15 /07 /juillet /2011 23:00

LM Delivers 1st F-35 Production Jet For Training To Eglin AFB
Jul 15, 2011 ASDNews Source : Lockheed Martin Corporation Eglin AFB, Fla. - The first Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] production model F-35 Lightning II to be assigned to the 33rd Fighter Wing arrived here today at 1:18 p.m. CDT after its more than 90-minute...
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15 juillet 2011 5 15 /07 /juillet /2011 22:55

Three New Super Hornet Fighter Planes Arrive in Australia
15.07.2011 DEFENSE STUDIES Three F/A-18F Super Hornets taxi shortly after arriving at RAAF Amberley in Queensland. Another three F/A-18F Super Hornets have joined the Air Force's fleet having touched down at RAAF Amberley in Queensland on 14 July. The...
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15 juillet 2011 5 15 /07 /juillet /2011 22:50

Thailand Wants Three UH-60M Blackhawk Helicopters
UH-60M helicopter (photo : Sikorsky) 15.07.2011 DEFENSE STUDIES WASHINGTON, July 13, 2011 – The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Tuesday of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Thailand for three UH-60M Black Hawk...
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