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GD Details US Army Abrams Tank Modernization

GD Details US Army Abrams Tank Modernization

The U.S. Army TACOM Contracting Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (GD), an eight-year, $395 million contract for research, development and testing in preparation for the Abrams main battle tank Engineering Change Proposal […]


US to modernize nuclear arsenal: report

US to modernize nuclear arsenal: report

The US government plans to undertake the costliest modernization of its nuclear arsenal in history, even though the military as a whole is facing stiff spending cuts, The Washington Post reported late Saturday. The newspaper said there is no official […]


China Naval Modernization: Implications for US Navy Capabilities

China Naval Modernization: Implications for US Navy Capabilities

The question of how the United States should respond to China’s military modernization effort, including its naval modernization effort, has emerged as a key issue in U.S. defense planning. The question is of particular importance to the U.S. Navy, because […]


Austerity Measures to Delay Soldier Modernisation Efforts

Austerity Measures to Delay Soldier Modernisation Efforts

Many soldier modernization programs have been delayed or reduced in scope due to budgetary pressures and technology issues. Despite such obstacles, there still exists significant growth opportunities, particularly in many untapped European and Asian programs. The genesis of soldier modernization […]


Boeing to Modernize Flight Deck and Avionics for US and NATO AWACS

Boeing to Modernize Flight Deck and Avionics for US and NATO AWACS

The Boeing Company has received a $368 million Engineering, Manufacturing and Development (EMD) contract to develop a design that modernizes the flight deck and avionics of the U.S. and NATO E-3 707 Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft fleet. […]


The Global Soldier Modernization Market 2012-2022

The Global Soldier Modernization Market 2012-2022

Why was the report written? The Global Soldier Modernization Market 2012–2022” offers the reader detailed analysis of the global soldier modernization systems market over the next ten years, alongside potential market opportunities to enter the industry, using detailed market size […]


Tactical Aircraft: Comparison of F-22A and Legacy Fighter Modernization Programs

Tactical Aircraft: Comparison of F-22A and Legacy Fighter Modernization Programs

The F-22A and legacy modernization programs GAO reviewed were rooted in different development strategies. The F-22A began as a single-step program and did not anticipate the need for future modernization, while the legacy programs each began with the expectation that […]


Lockheed Martin Delivers Last Amp C-5 To Air Force

Lockheed Martin Delivers Last Amp C-5 To Air Force

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] completed delivery of the 79th and final C-5 Galaxy aircraft of the current Avionics Modernization Program at a ceremony at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., on April 27. “We are very proud of our AMP team,” […]


India’s Procurement of Artillery Guns and Modernization of Armed Forces

India’s Procurement of Artillery Guns and Modernization of Armed Forces

The artillery equipment procured / upgraded in the past two decades includes Pinaka Rocket System; Smerch Rocket System; BrahMos Missile System and Upgradation of 130mm gun to 155mm/45 calibre. Procurement of new-generation artillery is in consonance with Artillery Profile 2027. […]


 
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