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Northrop Highlights ISR Capabilities at Aero India 2011

Northrop Highlights ISR Capabilities at Aero India 2011

Northrop Grumman Corporation is highlighting its industry-leading range of capabilities in intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) including airborne early warning and control systems for maritime reconnaissance, fire control radars and unmanned aerial vehicles, at the Aero India 2011 exhibition and […]


Boeing to cut 1,100 jobs in C-17 program

Boeing to cut 1,100 jobs in C-17 program

US aerospace giant Boeing said Thursday it will cut about 1,100 jobs over the next two years as it slows production of its C-17 military transport aircraft. Boeing said it would deliver 13 C-17s in 2011, one less than the […]


Russia at Chinese Aerospace Show

Russia at Chinese Aerospace Show

From 16 to 21 November 2010 the Rosoboronexport State Corporation will take part in the eighth International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition Airshow China 2010. The Corporation regards the exhibition as a step towards strengthening military-technical cooperation with China. This year […]


Leopard 2 Steals the Show in South Africa

Leopard 2 Steals the Show in South Africa

CAPE TOWN: Marking the African debut of the Leopard 2A4, Rheinmetall Defence of Germany took advantage of Africa Aerospace & Defence 2010 (AAD) in Cape Town to put the world’s finest main battle tank through its paces. Daily live presentations […]


Aerospace and Defense Industry M&A Slows in Q2

Aerospace and Defense Industry M&A Slows in Q2

NEW YORK: Merger and acquisition (M&A) deal activity in the aerospace and defense (A&D) sector was relatively sluggish in Q2 2010, according to the PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP report, Mission control: Second-quarter 2010 global aerospace and defense industry mergers and acquisitions analysis. […]


First European Step Towards the Military Aerospace Beyond 2035

First European Step Towards the Military Aerospace Beyond 2035

An initial roadmap for Future Air System (FAS) for the industrial and technological base of future European military aerospace is now underway. The objective of the study is to identify the key industrial capabilities together with a proposed implementation plan. […]


Aerospace and Defense Industries Outsource Engineering Services to Cut Costs

Aerospace and Defense Industries Outsource Engineering Services to Cut Costs

NEW YORK: Pressures to reduce costs will be the primary drivers of decisions by aerospace and defense (A&D) companies to use external engineering services during the next two-to-three years, according to new Accenture research released today. Ninety percent of the […]


Dim Future Seen for Aerospace and Defense Industries

Dim Future Seen for Aerospace and Defense Industries

NEW YORK: Confronting a post-recession “new normal” environment likely to be characterized by prolonged anemic demand, shrinking defense budgets and resulting brutal competition for market shares, companies in the aerospace and defense industry need to move quicker and more decisively […]


German Loan Plan for Airbus Riles US Rival

German Loan Plan for Airbus Riles US Rival

A German loan for the Airbus A350 jet project has attracted criticism from rival manufacturer Boeing. Germany said it would make more than a billion euros available, a day ahead of an international ruling on subsidies. US aerospace giant Boeing […]


 
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