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Cassidian Produces the World’s Most Advanced Eurofighter

Cassidian Produces the World’s Most Advanced Eurofighter

The Eurofighter IPA 8 (Instrumented Production Aircraft 8) test aircraft has achieved an important production milestone at Cassidian in Manching: with the mounting of the right wing, the connection between the cockpit, vertical tail unit and wings with the fuselage […]


EADS: We Need to Close the Innovation Gap Between Aerospace and IT

EADS: We Need to Close the Innovation Gap Between Aerospace and IT

A high-tech Mars Rover vehicle is operated by processors from the last century. In this respect, games consoles are head and shoulders above them. It was with this metaphor that EADS’s CEO, Tom Enders, confronted the participants at the opening […]


Cassidian Delivers 100th Eurofighter to the German Air Force

Cassidian Delivers 100th Eurofighter to the German Air Force

Cassidian handed over the 100th Eurofighter to the German Air Force today, at the Military Air Systems Centre in Manching. The anniversary aircraft with the identifier 31×00 took off in the afternoon on its delivery flight to Boelke Fighter Bomber […]


Maiden Flight of Cassidian’s ATLANTE Unmanned Air Vehicle In Spain

Maiden Flight of Cassidian’s ATLANTE Unmanned Air Vehicle In Spain

Cassidian today successfully performed the maiden flight of the ATLANTE Unmanned Aerial System (UAS). The flight took place at Rozas airfield, in the Castro de Rey municipality of Lugo. After having determined the Spanish industry’s interest in UAS, the ATLANTE […]


Astrium to Develop French MoD Satellite Communications Network

Astrium to Develop French MoD Satellite Communications Network

Astrium, Europe’s leading space technology company, and its partner Actia Sodielec, specialists in military telecommunications, have been awarded the Comcept contract by the French defence procurement agency (DGA). The contract will run for 17 years. As of 2014, Comcept will […]


Cassidian at IDEX 2013

Cassidian at IDEX 2013

Cassidian, a leading global provider of cutting edge technology in defence and security, will showcase its innovative and high quality products and solutions at IDEX 2013. For the first time, Cassidian presents its Virtual Rock Drill (VRD) to the public […]


Cassidian Supplies IT Infrastructure for NATO Headquarters

Cassidian Supplies IT Infrastructure for NATO Headquarters

Cassidian has delivered and installed the turnkey IT infrastructure to the NATO sites in Brunssum (NL), Heidelberg, Ramstein and Wesel, for use by a total of 3,000 users, and full acceptance has now been concluded without limitations. The customer was […]


Airbus Military Delivers First Two C295 to Kazakhstan

Airbus Military Delivers First Two C295 to Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan has taken delivery of the first two C295 transport aircraft that it ordered last year, marking Airbus Military´s entry into the CIS regional market. The aircraft, the first two on firm contract and a further six on options to […]


Airbus to provide air refueling tankers to Indian Air Force

Airbus to provide air refueling tankers to Indian Air Force

European aircraft manufacturer Airbus said Monday that it has won a tender to supply India with six A330 air refueling tankers, a deal potentially worth more than $1.0 billion (770 million euros). “Airbus Military is pleased to confirm that it […]


 
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