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Army Aviation Executive Updates Industry Members

Army Aviation Executive Updates Industry Members

The Army’s top aviation acquisition leader engaged industry members and community leaders on the future of Army aviation during an “Update for Industry” June 18 at The Summit. Maj. Gen. Tim Crosby, program executive officer for aviation, spoke to members […]


The 50th Paris Air Show Manages a Few Surprises for the Defence Industry

The 50th Paris Air Show Manages a Few Surprises for the Defence Industry

The 50th Paris Air Show this year offered some anniversary surprises, however more or less expected, starting with the large Russian defence industry exposure. While almost hiding out in the static display area, the newly upgraded Russian jet fighter Sukhoi […]


Pakistan Delivers First Batch of Turkish UAV Parts to Turkey

Pakistan Delivers First Batch of Turkish UAV Parts to Turkey

Pakistan Aeronautical Complex, Kamra handed over first batch of Turkish UAV (ANKA) parts to Turkish Aerospace Industry (TAI) in an impressive ceremony held during International Defence Exhibition & Fair (IDEF) at Istanbul, Turkey. After the signing ceremony, Mr Muharrem Dortkasli, […]


Carter: Defense Industry Interests Align with Those of DOD

Carter: Defense Industry Interests Align with Those of DOD

The long-term interests of the defense industry and the Defense Department are aligned, Deputy Defense Secretary Ash Carter said during a May 3 awards ceremony in McLean, Va. At the ceremony, Carter received the Eisenhower Award from the National Defense […]


Swiss Industry to Become Single Supplier of Major Gripen E Components

Swiss Industry to Become Single Supplier of Major Gripen E Components

Defence and security company Saab has taken the strategic decision to find Swiss companies to develop, produce and assemble major components of the Gripen E aircraft, including the rear fuselage. More than 35 per cent of the work will be […]


Budget Cuts Threaten Defense Industrial Base, Official Says

Budget Cuts Threaten Defense Industrial Base, Official Says

Large and sudden U.S. spending cuts and an unstable budget environment promise long-term damage to a critical segment of the defense industrial base, the Defense Department’s top maintenance official recently told a congressional panel. John Johns, deputy assistant secretary of […]


Defense Industry Continues to Shrink In First Half Of 2012

Defense Industry Continues to Shrink In First Half Of 2012

According to a new financial report from Deloitte, “Mid-year 2012 Top 20 Global Aerospace and Defense Company Financial Performance Analysis,” defense contractors in the top global aerospace and defense (A&D) companies experienced a 1.0 percent decrease in global revenues in […]


Boeing, Indonesia Collaboration to Enhance Aerospace Growth

Boeing, Indonesia Collaboration to Enhance Aerospace Growth

Boeing and the Republic of Indonesia today announced that they will collaborate on commercial aviation safety, efficiency and aerospace industry development in Indonesia and Southeast Asia. This enhanced cooperation will support Indonesia’s vision for current and future economic development as […]


India’s Defense Industry: Need for Urgent Decisions

India’s Defense Industry: Need for Urgent Decisions

India’s growth prospects are increasingly uncertain, says a respected commentator. This was no doubt said before the Government of India (GoI) announced its decision on FDI in retail and 49 per cent in aviation. But Indians are known to swing […]


 
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