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Embraer to Upgrade Additional Brazilian Air Force F-5 Fighters

Embraer to Upgrade Additional Brazilian Air Force F-5 Fighters

Embraer Defense and Security and the Brazilian Air Force (FAB) signed a contract to modernize 11 additional F-5 jet fighters and to supply one more flight simulator for these fighters as continuation of the contract signed in 2000. These additional […]


Saab Offers Gripen, Naval Bid to Brazil

Saab Offers Gripen, Naval Bid to Brazil

Saab is in the race for one of the world’s largest procurements within maritime security – the SisGAAz project in Brazil. The ongoing discussions with Brazilian stakeholders and decision makers continue during the LAAD defence and security exhibition in Rio […]


DCNS at LAAD Exhibition in Brazil

DCNS at LAAD Exhibition in Brazil

DCNS is a major player in the European and world markets for value-added naval defence systems. As a naval prime contractor, shipbuilder and systems integrator, DCNS combines resources and expertise spanning the naval defence value chain and entire system lifecycles. […]


Russia, Brazil discuss joint production of armored police cars

Russia, Brazil discuss joint production of armored police cars

Russia’s state arms exporter Rosoboronexport said on Monday it was holding talks with Brazil on setting up a joint venture for manufacturing light-armor police vehicles. The GAZ-2330 Tigr vehicle, manufactured by Russia’s Arzamas machinery plant (AMZ), will be exhibited at […]


Brazil Orders Falcon III Radios

Brazil Orders Falcon III Radios

Harris Corporation, an international communications and information technology company, has received $14 million in orders from the Federative Republic of Brazil to provide Falcon III and Falcon II tactical radios to the country’s armed forces. Brazil will deploy the radios […]


Brazil says no fighter jet decision in short term

Brazil says no fighter jet decision in short term

Brazil will make no decision in the “short term” on a multi-billion-dollar tender for 36 new fighter jets that is closely fought over by US, French and Swedish companies, the defense ministry said Tuesday. Defense Minister Nelson Jobim explained to […]


Brazil defense cuts exclude fighters: official

Brazil defense cuts exclude fighters: official

Brazilian Defense Minister Nelson Jobim said Tuesday his ministry will cut up to $2.4 billion from its budget this year, without affecting a pending multibillion dollar fighter aircraft contract. Jobim said the Defense Ministry has a budget of 15 billion […]


No Timetable Set For Brazil To Buy Fighter Jets -Official

No Timetable Set For Brazil To Buy Fighter Jets -Official

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff hasn’t set any specific timetable to decide on the acquisition of fighter aircraft, a spokeswoman for the president told Dow Jones on Thursday. “Due to the fact that President Rousseff assumed the office only recently, she […]


Israel to sell Brazil air force drones

Israel to sell Brazil air force drones

Israeli arms manufacturer Elbit Systems said on Wednesday it is to supply the Brazilian air force with unmanned aerial vehicles. The Hermes 450 drones will be supplied by Elbit’s Brazilian subsidiary, Aeroeletronica Ltd. The deal is part of efforts by […]


 
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