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Thales Delivers First Maritime Surveillance Aircraft to Turkey

Thales Delivers First Maritime Surveillance Aircraft to Turkey

Thales has achieved delivery of the first of three maritime surveillance aircraft under the Meltem II programme for Turkey. This aircraft will be operated by the Turkish Coast Guard from Izmir Air Base. Pierre Eric Pommellet, Senior Vice-President of Thales […]


Japan launches new satellites to boost surveillance

Japan launches new satellites to boost surveillance

Japan Sunday launched two satellites to strengthen its surveillance capabilities, including keeping a closer eye on North Korea which has vowed to stage another nuclear test. One of them was a radar-equipped unit to complete a system of surveillance satellites […]


Embraer to Modernize AEW&C Aircraft for the Brazilian Air Force

Embraer to Modernize AEW&C Aircraft for the Brazilian Air Force

Embraer Defense and Security and the Brazilian Air Force (FAB) signed a contract to modernize five EMB 145 AEW&C (Airborne Early Warning and Control), designated E-99 in the FAB. The contract, valued at approximately USD 215 million, provides for the […]


USAF and Lockheed Martin Deliver Next Infrared Surveillance Satellite

USAF and Lockheed Martin Deliver Next Infrared Surveillance Satellite

The U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin have delivered the second Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO-2) Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) spacecraft to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., where it will be prepared for a March liftoff aboard a United […]


China adds destroyers to marine surveillance: report

China adds destroyers to marine surveillance: report

China has transferred two destroyers and nine other ex-navy vessels to its maritime surveillance fleet, reports said Monday, as it moves to beef up its position in bitter territorial rows with Japan and other neighbours. Beijing renovated the ships and […]


Army Developing Next-Generation Surveillance Aircraft

Army Developing Next-Generation Surveillance Aircraft

Army scientists, engineers and program developers are making substantial progress building and integrating a technically sophisticated battlefield surveillance aircraft called Enhanced Medium Altitude Reconnaissance and Surveillance System in a laboratory at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., service officials said. The initial […]


Wide Area Persistent Surveillance Revolutionizes Tactical ISR

Wide Area Persistent Surveillance Revolutionizes Tactical ISR

When it comes to combat, context is everything. Is the individual observed a lone gunman or the advance scout for a large army? Is there a weak spot in the adversary‚Äôs position that friendly forces can exploit? Was the IED […]


Geospatial Tools and Services Are Modern Warrior’s Weaponry

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Participants within the U.S. defense geospatial products market have reached a point in which each has established their particular niche. The transformation into a tools and services market has begun, as companies develop applications that can enhance and integrate vast […]


Boeing Delivers Surveillance and Monitoring Network to Delaware County

Boeing Delivers Surveillance and Monitoring Network to Delaware County

Emergency services providers and local law enforcement agencies in Delaware County, Pa., have a powerful new tool to detect threats to critical infrastructure with this week’s activation of the Boeing Watchstander Integrated Security Solutions network along the Delaware River near […]


 
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