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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 18:00

Fighter Jets Late and More Expensive (Australia)
F-35 Lightning II (photo : Lockheed Martin) 12 May, 2011 DEFENSE STUDIES For the first time in an official, public document, the government has admitted the revolutionary Joint Strike Fighters intended to provide Australia's main air defence long into...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 18:00

Sweden Set to Toughen Arms Export Laws
May 12, 2011 defense-aerospace.com (Source: TheLocal.se; published May 11, 2011) The Social Democrats have joined the parties of the centre-right Alliance government in support of reforming Swedish arms export regulations to make it harder to export weapons...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 18:00

Pentagon's Light Attack Plane Competition Has Large Implications
May 11, 2011 defense-aerospace.com (Source: Lexington Institute; issued May 11, 2011) The Air Force is planning to buy a "light attack and armed reconnaissance" aircraft for use by U.S. and foreign pilots in counter-insurgency warfare. At about $10 million...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

Pilot projects of PLA modern logistics construction prove effective
May 12, 2011 Sui Yang and Fan Juwei / PLA Daily – defpro.com The reporters learned from the working conference on pilot projects of overall construction of modern logistics of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) which was concluded on May 9 that...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

Saab Wins Inland Maritime Surveillance Project in Romania.
May 12, 2011 ASDNews Source : Saab AB Saab has signed a contract to supply an inland maritime surveillance system to Romania. The purpose of the system is to monitor vessels operating the canal between the river Danube and the Black Sea. Saab will cooperate...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

Rasmussen calls for NATO, Russia to 'build security together'
WASHINGTON, May 12 (RIA Novosti) NATO General Secretary Anders Fogh Rasmussen stressed the importance of cooperation with Russia on a European missile defense shield on Wednesday, but failed to offer a solution to a critical rift between the two sides...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

F-35: Key Facts About DOD's Biggest Program
May 12, 2011 By Andrea Shalal-Esa/Reuters AviationWeek.com Lockheed Martin is developing the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter for the U.S. military and eight international partners at a projected cost of more than $382 billion, making it the Pentagon’s most...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

U.S. Navy, Namibian forces conduct explosives safety training
11 May 2011 by US Africa Command - defenseWeb U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) technicians, from Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, teamed with the Namibian Defence Force and Namibian Explosive Control Unit police officers in Arandis,...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

ONR Propels Cutting-edge Technologies at Naval Helicopter Association Symposium
May 12, 2011 defense-aerospace.com (Source: US Navy; issued May 11, 2011) ARLINGTON --- The Office of Naval Research (ONR) revealed the Low-Cost Imaging Terminal Seeker (LCITS), during the 63rd annual Naval Helicopter Association (NHA) Symposium being...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

Boeing Awarded 5th US Air Force Combat Survivor Evader Locator Contract
May 11, 2011 defense-aerospace.com (Source: Boeing Co.; issued May 11, 2011) HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. --- Boeing received a $21.4 million contract from the U.S. Air Force March 31 to manufacture and deliver an additional 2,424 Combat Survivor Evader Locator...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:02

More Bushmasters for Afghanistan
12.05.2011 MoD Australia – army-guide The Australian Government has approved the purchase of an additional 101 Bushmaster protected mobility vehicles to support Australian Defence Force (ADF) operations in Afghanistan. Minister for Defence Stephen Smith...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:00

Missiles S-400 Triumph: 2e régiment opérationnel en Russie le 15 mai
MOSCOU, 12 mai - RIA Novosti Un deuxième régiment doté de missiles sol-air S-400 Triumph sera opérationnel en Russie le 15 mai prochain, il protégera la région de Moscou, a annoncé jeudi le porte-parole du ministère russe de la Défense Vladimir Drik....
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:00

Successful Start of Sea Acceptance Trials of the First Multi Mission Frigate for the Royal Moroccan Navy
May 12, 2011 defense-aerospace.com (Source: Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding; issued May 11, 2011) The first of three Sigma-class frigates being built by the Dutch Damen Schelde yards for Morocco is seen here sailing into the North Sea on its sea trials....
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 17:00

US Approves Saudi Cargo Plane Sale to Turkey
May 12, 2011 defense-aerospace.com (Source: Hürriyet Daily News; published May 10, 2011) The United States has approved the sale to Turkey by Saudi Arabia of six U.S.-made C-130E military cargo planes, senior Turkish and U.S. officials said late Monday....
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 16:55

EATC Attains Initial Operational Capability
May 12, 2011 defense-aerospace.com (Source: French air force; issued May 11, 2011) (Issued in French only; unofficial translation by defense-aerospace.com) The European Air Transport Command (EATC-European Air Transport) announced on May 11, 2011, that...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

Bayar: Altay MBT will not include foreign parts
May 12 2011 TRDEFENCE Turkey’s first national tank, Altay, which is on display at IDEF’11 – an international defense industry fair in Istanbul, will not include any foreign parts or products, a senior Turkish official said on Wednesday. Head of Turkey’s...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

Turkey to make light helicopters, possibly with Sikorsky
May 12 2011 Istanbul – Umit Enginson, HDN TRDEFENCE Turkey soon will begin to design and develop a military and civilian light utility helicopter, probably together with a foreign partner, and possibly the U.S. Sikorsky Aircraft, defense procurement chief...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

Thales pourrait devoir verser près de 500 millions d'euros à Safran - Presse
12/05/2011 AEROCONTACT PARIS, 12 mai (Reuters) - Thales pourrait devoir verser une soulte proche de 500 millions d'euros à Safran dans le cadre de l'échange d'actifs dans la défense en cours de négociations, écrivent jeudi Les Echos. Les deux spécialistes...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

Italy pushes Eurofighter as Turkey’s ‘only alternative’ to US options
May 12 2011Umit Enginsoy, HDN - TRDEFENCE The Italian Defense Ministry continues pushing Turkey to join the Eurofighter aircraft project as an alternative to its present fleet of US-made jets. ‘Turkey wants part of its fighter aircraft fleet to remain...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

U.S. Navy to Christen Amphibious Transport Dock Ship Anchorage
photo informationdissemination.net May 12, 2011 Department of Defense Public Affairs / NNS – defpro.com WASHINGTON | The U.S. Navy will christen the newest amphibious transport dock ship, Anchorage, Saturday, May 14, 2011, during a 10 a.m. CDT ceremony...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

Pentagon Must Handle Spending Slowdown Responsibly, Deputy Defense Secretary Says
May 12, 2011 John D. Banusiewicz, American Forces Press Service – defpro.com NEW YORK | Managing a slowdown in defense spending responsibly will take more than being more efficient, Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III said here yesterday evening....
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

DRDO, DAE to enter formal collaboration from 12th Five-Yr Plan
May 11,2011 IBNLive Mumbai, May 11 (PTI) Indian Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) will formally enter into a collaboration on research in various areas from the 12th Five Year Plan onwards, a top...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

House Armed Services Committee Votes Against New START
11 May 2011 By Kate Brannen - DefenseNews The House Armed Services Committee voted on a number of amendments to the 2012 defense authorization bill that if they became law would limit the Obama administration's ability to implement a nuclear-arms reduction...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 11:30

High Level Seminar on the scope of application of Article 346 TFEU
Brussels - 11 May 2011 EDA News On 11 May the Agency hosted a High Level Seminar on the scope of application of Article 346 TFEU which provides for Member States exempting certain defence contracts from the rules of the EU internal market to protect essential...
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12 mai 2011 4 12 /05 /mai /2011 11:30

Malawi Exercise Supports U.S.-African Partnerships
May 12, 2011 Donna Miles / American Forces Press Service – defpro.com LILONGWE, Malawi | A U.S. and Malawi Defense Force humanitarian medical exercise being conducted here is enhancing the partners’ medical capabilities and their ability to work together...
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