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Russian defense minister due in Brazil for talks

Russian defense minister due in Brazil for talks

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu will meet with Brazilian officials Wednesday following Brasilia’s decision to buy surface-to-air missile batteries from Moscow, the two sides said Tuesday. The visit, a day after Shoigu was to hold top level meetings in nearby […]


Russia to Offer Brazil Stake in Future Advanced Fighter Project

Russia to Offer Brazil Stake in Future Advanced Fighter Project

A Russian military delegation about to visit Brazil will offer joint development of a fifth-generation combat aircraft “of the type” of its own most newest fighter to Brazilian defense officials, a member of the delegation told RIA Novosti Monday. The […]


Russia Close to Complete Attack Helicopter Deliveries to Brazil

Russia Close to Complete Attack Helicopter Deliveries to Brazil

Russia is planning to deliver the remaining Mi-35M Hind-E attack helicopters to Brazil under the 2008 contract in the next few months, a senior government official said Thursday. Russia has so far supplied nine out of 12 Mi-35s to the […]


Boeing says warplane sale hits US-Brazil turbulence

Boeing says warplane sale hits US-Brazil turbulence

Boeing’s bid to win a major Brazilian warplane contract is facing headwinds from US-Brazil tensions over alleged US spying, a top Boeing official said in Washington Friday. Allegations that the United States spied on the communications of Brazil’s president, Dilma […]


Brazilian-Made Countermeasure System Integrated On EC725 helicopters

Brazilian-Made Countermeasure System Integrated On EC725 helicopters

Helibras has successfully completed flight testing of a chaff and flare countermeasures dispensing system for EC725 helicopters, completing a first-of-its-kind system integration project in Brazil and marking another key phase in Eurocopter’s contract to supply 50 of these Super Puma/Cougar […]


France clips Rafale’s wings, hopes for first export order

France clips Rafale’s wings, hopes for first export order

France will about halve its purchases of Dassault Rafale jet fighter planes over the next six years, under defence estimates on Friday, and is counting on at last clinching the first sales abroad to keep production lines going. French officials […]


Elbit to Supply Electro-Optic Observation Systems for Brazilian Border Protection

Elbit to Supply Electro-Optic Observation Systems for Brazilian Border Protection

Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today that AEL International Ltd., a subsidiary of AEL Sistemas S.A., which is a Brazilian subsidiary of Elbit Systems, was awarded a contract to supply electro-optic observation systems to Savis Tecnologia e Sistemas S.A, a subsidiary […]


Saab Expands Co-Operation with Anacom in Brazil

Saab Expands Co-Operation with Anacom in Brazil

Defence and security company Saab has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for training and simulation system collaboration with Anacom, a Brazilian company that is a supplier to the Brazilian Defence Forces. The co-operation with Anacom is to evaluate and […]


Northrop Grumman At Latin America Aerospace And Defense 2013, Brazil

Northrop Grumman At Latin America Aerospace And Defense 2013, Brazil

Northrop Grumman Corporation will display an array of global defense and security capabilities including marine navigation and unmanned ground systems at the Latin America Aerospace and Defence (LAAD) exhibition 2013 in Rio de Janeiro. LAAD is one of the leading […]


 
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