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Rosoboronexport Makes a Debut in Brunei

Rosoboronexport Makes a Debut in Brunei

The Russian Federal State Unitary Enterprise Rosoboronexport will display more than 50 items of the Russian military hardware at the BRIDEX 2011 International Defence Exhibition and Conference to take place in Brunei’s capital city Bandar Seri Begawan (6-9 July, 2011). […]


Taiwan upgrades fighter jets

Taiwan upgrades fighter jets

Taiwan will this week receive its first batch of a fleet of Indigenous Defensive Fighters upgraded as part as part of a $587 million dollar project to beef up air defences, officials said Sunday. An unspecified number of the domestically-manufactured […]


Raytheon Delivers Patriot GEM-T Test Missiles for UAE

Raytheon Delivers Patriot GEM-T Test Missiles for UAE

Raytheon Company has completed the first major delivery of materials under the UAE contract. Three test missile assets were delivered to the U.S. Government to conduct United Nations testing that supports the final hazard classification for the new production run […]


Raytheon Offers New Ground-Based Evolved SeaSparrow Missile

Raytheon Offers New Ground-Based Evolved SeaSparrow Missile

Raytheon Company and its international partners will introduce a new ground-based Evolved SeaSparrow Missile at the Paris Air Show. The ground-based ESSM features multi-use capabilities for both naval and land-based applications. “Raytheon Missile Systems and its global industrial partners are […]


Raytheon to Upgrade Saudi Patriot Air Defense System

Raytheon to Upgrade Saudi Patriot Air Defense System

Raytheon Company has received a $1.7 billion Direct Commercial Sales contract to upgrade Saudi Arabia’s Patriot Air and Missile Defense System to the latest Configuration-3. The award includes ground-system hardware, a full training package and support equipment upgrades. “Raytheon is […]


Russia blasts US Navy maneuvers near Georgia

Russia blasts US Navy maneuvers near Georgia

Russia is outraged at the maneuvers of American USS Monterey cruiser carrying the AEGIS air defense system near the Georgian coast on the Black Sea, the Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday. The U.S. warship arrived for joint exercises with Georgia […]


Marines keep an eye on the sky in Alaska

Marines keep an eye on the sky in Alaska

Marine Air Control Squadron One, from Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., recently ventured to Alaska for the first time to participate in the U.S. Pacific Command exercise Northern Edge 11. The Marines, who normally train at their home station, […]


Raytheon Completes First Radar Upgrade for Taiwan

Raytheon Completes First Radar Upgrade for Taiwan

Raytheon Company has delivered the first Configuration-3 radar set to Taiwan. The upgrade was completed 11 months ahead of the original program plan requested by the Taiwan Air Force. “As a trusted partner of the Taiwan Air Force, we continue […]


Australia to Buy 110 Amraam Missiles

Australia to Buy 110 Amraam Missiles

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Wednesday of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Australia of up to 110 AIM-120C-7 Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missiles and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost […]


 
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