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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 17:30

USAF requests information on F-16 AESA upgrade
Photo Rex Features 07/07/11 By Stephen Trimble SOURCE:Flight International The US Air Force has taken the first public step towards upgrading hundreds of Lockheed Martin F-16s with active electronically scanned array (AESA) radars. The Aeronautical Systems...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 17:25

Saudi pilots detail Typhoon's progress
photo Katsuhiko Tokunaga/Eurofighter 08/07/11 By Luca Peruzzi SOURCE:Flight International Saudi Arabia has begun mounting quick-reaction alert duties with its Eurofighter Typhoons, two years after accepting the first single-seat examples via its Project...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 17:20

A new helicopter Dadui communissioned with the 15th Airborne Corps, PLAAF.
08.07.2011 CHINA DEFENSE BLOG According to the Chinese edition of the PLA Daily, the PLAAF commissioned a new helicopter dadui on July 3rd. While this Dahui is new (in accordance with PLA's lexicon) its core staff officers and personnel were drawn from...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 17:15

Army Releases Modernization Plan
Jul 8, 2011 ASDNews Source : US Army Washington - The Army last week released its Modernization Plan 2012, an in-depth explanation of how next year's budget request aims to move the Army toward achieving its objectives to equip the force in the 21st Century....
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 17:10

FN Herstal Acquires Finnish Opto-Electronic Business
Jul 8, 2011 ASDNews Source : FN Herstal Herstal, Belgium - Belgium-based firearms manufacturer FN Herstal announces acquisition of Finnish Company Noptel Oy, specialized in laser range finding technology. Over the last few years, FN Herstal and Noptel...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 17:05

China Puts New Tanks On The Indian Border
The Type 90-II was the basis for MBT-2000 July 8, 2011: STRATEGY PAGE Bangladesh has bought 44 MBT-2000 tanks, plus three recovery vehicles, from China, for about $5 million each. This is a major upgrade, as Bangladesh currently has a force of some 500...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 17:00

Stealthy American Air Power Over Libya
July 8, 2011: STRATEGY PAGE Although NATO took control (from the United States) of the air operations over Libya on March 31st, America continues to supply about a quarter of the sorties flown over Libya. The U.S. admits to this, but points out that nearly...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 16:55

DTM to showcase Springbuck Six APC at DSEI 2011
08.07.2011 Sergyi Way - army-guide.com DTM, a privately owned South African armoured vehicles company, will be proudly exhibiting the Springbuck Six armoured and landmine protected vehicle at the leading defence exhibition DSEi, to be held in Excel London...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 16:50

Le projet de formation des pilotes d’hélicoptères : yes, go up
Un hélicoptère B12 Italien (crédit : EDA / Armée italienne, juin 2011) 8 juillet 2011 par Nicolas Gros-Verheyde (BRUXELLES2) Gerald Howarth, le secrétaire d’Etat britannique à la Défense chargé de la Stratégie de sécurité internationale, ne l’a pas caché...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 16:45

Russia to Spend $730 Billion on New Weapons
Russia could raise proportion of modern weapons to 70% by 2020. July 8, 2011 Anya Ardayeva, Voice of America – defpro.com Analysts: Ambitious plan intended to preserve domestic and regional influence Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has announced...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 16:40

RAF Nimrod R1 retires from service
source UK MoD July 8, 2011 defpro.com After 37 years of operational service the Nimrod R1 was retired from service last month. Following the retirement of the Nimrod MR2 fleet last year, the final two Nimrods, in service with 51 Squadron, bowed out to...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 16:35

Libye : Un peu moins de sorties françaises sur la semaine écoulée
Sur le pont du porte-avions Charles de Gaulle crédits : EMA 08/07/2011 MER et MARINE Après le pic d'activité enregistré entre le 23 et le 30 juin (près de 290 sorties et une centaine d'objectifs traités), les forces aériennes et aéronavales françaises...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 16:30

Un nouveau navire pour les garde-côtes américains
Le cotre Stratton crédits : HHI 08/07/2011 MER et MARINE Le Stratton, nouveau cotre destiné à l'US Coast Guard, vient de réaliser avec succès ses essais constructeur, qui se sont déroulés durant trois jours dans le golfe du Mexique. Troisième des 8 National...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:59

Russia charges Chinese man with smuggling military equipment
CHITA, July 8 (RIA Novosti) Customs authorities in Russia's Far East have launched a criminal case against a Chinese citizen who attempted to smuggle spare parts for Russian MiG-29 and Su-27 fighters last year, a customs' spokesperson said on Friday....
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:55

Greece mulls closer military ties with Israel
ATHENS, July 8 (RIA Novosti) Greece is planning to expand military-technical cooperation with Israel, Defense Minister Panos Beglitis said. "We will soon sign an agreement on military cooperation which will mainly involve defense industry and supply of...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:55

Fighters Vie In Korean Competition
F-15SE Photo: Boeing Jul 8, 2011 By Bradley Perrett defense technology international Seoul - South Korea aims to choose a supplier for 60 advanced fighters next year, balancing industrial ambitions against a need to deter North Korea and concerns about...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:50

Kongsberg and Fincantieri sign contract for extension of weapons system for Italian Navy's U212A submarines
July 08, 2011 SHEPARD GROUP Source: Kongsberg Kongsberg Gruppen (KONGSBERG) has signed a contract for extensions to the Command & Weapons Control Systems already under contract for delivery to the two new U212A 2nd Batch submarines under construction...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:45

Medvedev warns failure of state defense order must not be repeated
The Defense Ministry has three days to prepare a report on the fulfillment of the state defense order for 2011 06 July, 2011, RT.com President Dmitry Medvedev has said that the Defense Ministry officials responsible for the failure of this year’s state...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:45

First IR image sent from USAF SBIRS GEO-1 spacecraft
source defencetalk.com July 08, 2011 SHEPARD GROUP Source: Lockheed Martin The first Lockheed Martin-built Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) geosynchronous (GEO-1) spacecraft beamed down its first infrared image on June 21 to the SBIRS ground station....
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:40

GDUK selects Thales UK to provide sighting systems for UK MoD's Scout SV
source army-guide.com July 08, 2011 SHEPARD GROUP Source: General Dynamics UK General Dynamics UK, the prime contractor for the Ministry of Defence’s Scout SV programme has selected Thales UK to supply the primary and secondary sighting systems for Scout,...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:35

US DoD orders 6,350 JTRS HMS radios from GDC4S
July 08, 2011 SHEPARD GROUP Source: General Dynamics C4 Systems General Dynamics C4 Systems has received an order from the U.S. Department of Defense for the Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) Handheld, Manpack, Small Form Fit (HMS) Rifleman radio (AN/PRC-154)...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:30

Sikorsky delivers 300th UH-60M Black Hawk to US Army
July 08, 2011 SHEPARD GROUP Source: Sikorsky Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced the delivery of the 300th UH-60M BLACK HAWK helicopter to the U.S. Army. "The war-fighter has provided outstanding reviews of the UH-60M BLACK HAWK helicopter's performance...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 12:20

C-130 Fireworks
7/7/2011 STRATEGY PAGE Fireworks burst above Yokota Air Base, Japan, July 2, 2011, during Celebrate America. (U.S. Air Force photo/Osakabe Yasuo)
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 06:25

China develops military drones for Pakistan
Chinese ASN-215 UAV System 2011-07-07(China Military News cited from indiatimes.com) China has ramped up its research in drone technology and is in the process of building armed, jet-propelled unmanned planes, which it plans to sell to countries like...
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8 juillet 2011 5 08 /07 /juillet /2011 06:20

Les députés pressent la Défense de renoncer à la cession de ses satellites de télécoms
07 juillet 2011 par Philippe Le Coeur - Contes Publics Le ministère de la Défense doit "renoncer" à l’opération Nectar qui consiste à céder à un opérateur privé l’usufruit des satellites de télécommunications militaires Syracuse, avancent les députés...
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