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Big Band der Bundeswehr – Mer losse d’r Dom en Kölle

Big Band der Bundeswehr – Mer losse d’r Dom en Kölle

Big Band der Bundeswehr – Mer losse d'r Dom en Kölle

Big Band der Bundeswehr
(Big Band of the German Defence Force)

Musik: Mer losse d'…


Finnish Defence Forces Chief Calls for Military Reorganisation

Finnish Defence Forces Chief Calls for Military Reorganisation

The Commander of the Finnish Defence Forces, General Ari Puheloinen says a thorough reorganisation of the military must be carried out in the life the next parliament. He says permanent savings must be achieved by a reorganisation that must come […]


Military Blocking Construction of Wind Power

Military Blocking Construction of Wind Power

Finnish Energy Industries (ET) says that the military is blocking plans to develop wind power. The Defence Forces say that studies need to be done on windmills’ effects on radar, but so far has not agreed to help fund research. […]


High Frequency Communications System Enters Service with ADF

High Frequency Communications System Enters Service with ADF

BRISBANE, Queensland: Boeing Defense Australia, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, today announced the successful introduction into service of its Modernized High Frequency Communication System (MHFCS) for Australian Defence Force (ADF) operations. Boeing Defense Australia received official confirmation […]


New ADF Pilot Training System

New ADF Pilot Training System

The Minister for Defence, Senator John Faulkner, today announced that the Government has given first pass approval for a major project to provide the Australian Defence Force (ADF) with a new Pilot Training System. “The new Pilot Training System will […]


Swedish Defence Forces Procure Armoured Wheeled Vehicles

Swedish Defence Forces Procure Armoured Wheeled Vehicles

FMV has today awarded the Finnish company Patria the contract to deliver the Patria AMV (Armoured Modular Vehicle) to the Swedish Armed Forces. The order includes 113 vehicles and system equipment. The value of the order is approximately EUR 240 […]


Thermal Weapon Sights for Australian Defence Force

Thermal Weapon Sights for Australian Defence Force

Thales Australia has procured 350 third-party thermal weapon sights for the Australian Defence Force as part of LAND 125 Phase 2B. The company has also integrated the sights onto the F88 Austeyr rifle at the Australian Soldier Systems Development and […]


Ireland Defence announced Defense Spending reduction

Ireland Defence announced Defense Spending reduction

The modernization in structure and massive investment in equipment and infrastructure over the past twelve years means the Defence Force organisation is well capable of withstanding a reduction of EUR 30m in Defence spending, approx EUR 10million of which is […]


 
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